Invited Talk and *Teaching Workshops

Culham, J. C. (August 2017). Two streams or a delta? Neuroimaging contributions to interpreting the two visual streams hypothesis. Invited participation in Controversy Symposium on “The two visual streams hypothesis: A critical appraisal and update”, European Conference on Visual Perception, Berlin, Germany.

Culham, J. C. (May 2017). Neuroimaging reveals the human neural representations for visually guided grasping of real objects and pictures. Vision Sciences Society, St. Pete Beach, Florida.

Culham, J. C. (April 2017). How does the human brain process hand and tool actions? Keynote lecture, Handedness Facts: from Evolution to Neuroscience, Rome, Italy.

Culham, J. C (August 2016). Neural coding of real objects and real actions in the human brain. Keynote lecture, ATR [Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute] Minisymposium on Sensorimotor Control and Robotics. Kyoto, Japan.

Culham, J. C (August 2016). The treachery of images: Why the brain responds differently to real object than photos.  NTT [Nippon Telegraph and Telephone] Communication Science Research Laboratories. Atsugi-shi, Japan.

Culham, J. C., Snow, J. C., Gerhard, T. M. & Schwarzer, G. (July 2016). The treachery of images: Why the brain responds differently to real object than photos. International Congress of Psychology, Yokohama, Japan.

Culham, J. C (July 2016). The treachery of images: Why the brain responds differently to real object than photos. Keynote Lecture, CREATE-IRTG Summer School. Glashuetten, Germany.

Culham, J. C. (May 2016). Neural representations for real objects and hand actions in the human brain, University of Bangor, Bangor, Wales.

Culham, J. C. (April 2016). “The Treachery of Images”: Why the brain responds differently to real vs. artificial objects and actions. Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy.

*Culham, J. C. (March 2016). Advanced functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) data analysis [3 lectures x 2 hours]. SISSA (Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati = International School for Advanced Studies), Trieste, Italy.

Culham, J. C. (March 2016). “The Treachery of Images”: Why the brain responds differently to real objects than photos. SISSA (Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati = International School for Advanced Studies), Trieste, Italy.

Culham, J. C. (February 2016). “The Treachery of Images”: Why the brain responds differently to real objects than photos University of Verona, Verona, Italy.

Culham, J. C. (January 2016). “The Treachery of Images”: Why the brain responds differently to real objects than photos Center for Mind/Brain Sciences, University of Trento, Trento, Italy.

Culham, J. C. (December 2015). The neuroscience of human vision for perception and action. Advanced Retinal Therapy, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

Culham, J. C. (November 2015). The treachery of images”: Why the brain responds differently to real object than photos. Donders Centre for Cognitive Science, Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands.

Culham, J. C. (April 2015). Decoding of human hand and tool actions using brain imaging. Department of Kinesiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (October 2014). The treachery of images”: Human neuroimaging of real objects and real actions. Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Culham, J. C. (July 2014).  Reaching, grasping and feeding actions in humans.  Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta.

Culham, J. C., (March 2014). “The treachery of images”: Human neuroimaging of real objects and real actions. Perceptual Expertise Network Workshop, Denver, Colorado.

Culham, J. C., (March 2014). “The treachery of images”: Human neuroimaging of real objects and real actions. Department of Cognitive Science, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland.

Culham, J. C. (September 2013). Decoding human hand and tool actions using functional magnetic resonance imaging. Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden.

Culham, J. C. (October 2013). “The treachery of images”: Action and perception in the real world. University of Michigan Functional MRI Laboratory, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Culham, J. C. (September 2013). Decoding of human hand and tool actions using functional magnetic resonance imaging. Penn State Univerity, State College Pennsylvania.

Culham, J. C. (June 2013). Decoding of human hand and tool actions using functional magnetic resonance imaging. Marie Curie Network meeting on Brain Plasticity, Oxford University.

Culham, J. C. (May 2013). "The treachery of images": Why the brain responds differently to photos than real objects.  Graduate Conference in Philosophy of Mind, Language, and Cognitive Science (PhilMilCog), Western University, London, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (May 2013). "The treachery of images": How real objects affect human brain processing during action, perception and cognition tasks.  Banff Annual Seminar in Cognitive Science (BASiCS), Banff, Alberta.

Culham, J. C. (March 2013).  Bringing the real world into the fMRI scanner: Human neuroimaging of real actions. Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec.

Culham, J. C. (March 2013).  “The treachery of images”: Human neuroimaging of real object recognition processes. Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec.

Culham, J. C. (March 2013).  Bringing the real world into the fMRI scanner: Human neuroimaging of real objects and actions. Neural Systems and Plasticity Research Group, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

Culham, J. C. (March 2013). “The treachery of images”: Action and perception in the real world. Department of Psychology colloquium (in honour of promotion to Full Professor), Western University, London, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (November 2012).  Decoding of human hand and tool actions using functional magnetic resonance imaging. Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.

Culham, J. C. (November 2012).  Decoding of human hand and tool actions using functional magnetic resonance imaging. Department of Psychology, Peking University, Beijing, China.

Culham, J. C. (November 2012).  Decoding of human hand and tool actions using functional magnetic resonance imaging. Department of Biological Science and Medical Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China.

*Culham, J. C. (November 2012). Tutorial: Brain machine interfaces.  Department of Biological Science and Medical Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China

*Culham, J. C. (November 2012). Tutorial: Human brain imaging methods.  Department of Biological Science and Medical Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China

Culham, J. C.  (June 2012).  How does the human brain use tools?: From observation and pantomiming to real tool use in the fMRI scanner. International Neuropsychological Symposium, Bonifacio, Corsica, France.

Culham, J. C.  (June 2012).  What has neuroimaging revealed about the two visual streams in the human brain?  Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour and Cognitive Science, Kingston, Ontario.

Culham, J. C.  (April 2012).  Behavioral and neuroimaging investigations of residual vision in a patient with extensive bilateral occipitotemporal lesions.  Ophthalmology Grand Rounds, St. Joseph’s Hospital, London, Ontario.

Culham, J. C., & Gallivan, J. P. (March 2012).  Decoding action-related fMRI signals in the two visual streams.  Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands.

Culham, J. C., & Gallivan, J. P.  (March 2012).  Decoding of human hand actions using functional magnetic resonance imaging.  Mini-symposium: Visuomotor processing in the parietal lobe.  Neuroimaging Research Group, Utrecht University.

Culham, J. C., & Gallivan, J. P.  (March 2012).  Decoding of human hand actions using neuroimaging. University College London.

Culham, J. C. (December 2011).  Neuroimaging of human tool use.  SISSA (Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati = International School for Advanced Studies), Trieste, Italy.

Culham, J. C. (June 2011). Neural coding of hand actions in the human brain. Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Quebec City, Quebec.

Culham, J. C. & Gallivan, J. P. (May 2011). Decoding of human hand actions using functional magnetic resonance imaging. Center for Mind/Brain Sciences (CIMeC), University of Trento, Rovereto, Italy.

Culham, J. C. (May 2011). Bringing the real world into the brain scanner: Functional magnetic resonance imaging of perception and action for real objects. Workshop on Concepts, Actions and Objects (CAOS), Center for Mind/Brain Sciences, Rovereto, Italy.

Culham, J. C. & Gallivan, J. P. (April 2011). Decoding of human hand actions using functional magnetic resonance imaging. Department of Psychology, York University, Toronto.

Culham, J. C. & Gallivan, J. P. (January 2011). Decoding of human hand actions using functional magnetic resonance imaging. Federation of European Neuroscience Societies – International Brain Research Organization (FENS-IBRO) Hertie Winter School. Obergurgl, Austria.

Culham, J. C. (October 2010). Bringing the real world into the brain scanner: Functional magnetic resonance imaging of perceiving and acting upon real objects. Neuroscience and Applied Cognitive Science seminar, Department of Psychology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (October 2010). Bringing the real world into the brain scanner: Functional magnetic resonance imaging of perceiving and acting upon real objects. Center for Motor Control, Penn State University, State College, Pennsylvania.

Culham, J. C., Monaco, S., & Gallivan, J. P. (September 2010). Parietal coding of movement components and object properties in reaching and grasping. International Conference on Parietal Lobe Function, Artis Zoo, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Culham, J. C. (February 2010). “The treachery of images”: Action and perception in the real world. Centre for Neuroscience Studies, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (June 2009). Perception and action interactions: Evidence from neuropsychology, neuroimaging and transcranial magnetic stimulation. Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute, San Francisco, California.

Culham, J. C. (May 2009). Neuroimaging of reaching actions in the human brain. Department of Human and General Physiology, University of Bologna, Italy.

Culham, J. C. (May 2009). Actions and perception in the real world. Centre for Studies and Research in Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Bologna, Italy.

Culham, J. C. (March 2009). Perception and action interactions: Evidence from neuropsychology, neuroimaging and transcranial magnetic stimulation. Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be’er Sheva, Israel.

Culham, J. C. (March 2009). Neural coding within human brain regions involved in reaching and grasping. “The Functions of the Parietal Lobes”, Institute for Advanced Studies, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.

Culham, J. C. (March 2009). Perception and action interactions: Evidence from neuropsychology, neuroimaging and transcranial magnetic stimulation. Weizmann Institute, Rehovot, Israel.

Culham, J. C. (March 2009). Perception and action interactions: Evidence from neuropsychology, neuroimaging and transcranial magnetic stimulation. University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland.

Culham, J. C. (February 2009). Perception and action interactions: Evidence from neuropsychology, neuroimaging and transcranial magnetic stimulation. University of Bangor, Bangor, Wales.

Culham, J. C. (February 2009). Neural coding within human brain regions involved in reaching and grasping. University of Parma, Parma, Italy.

Culham, J. C. (February 2009). Grasping what you cannot see: Dissociations between action and perception in patients with brain damage. Public lecture, Institute of Advanced Studies, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

Culham, J. C. (December 2008). Neuroimaging of hand actions in parietal and temporal cortex. Symposium on Parietal Cortex in Human and Non-Human Primates. Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.

Culham, J. C. (December 2008). The human neural substrates of grasping and reaching. Hertie-Institute for Clinical Brain Research. Tübingen, Germany.

Culham, J. C. (November 2008). Neuroimaging of perception and action in normal subjects and a neuropsychological patient with bilateral occipitotemporal lesions. Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve and Brussels, Belgium.

*Culham, J. C. (November 2008). Experimental design and analysis of fMRI data. Two-day workshop at Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.

Culham, J. C. (October 2008). Imaging of sensorimotor functions – overview. Methods and Applications of Diffusion Tensor and Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Umeå Neuroscience Society and Umeå Center for Functional Brain Imaging, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

Culham, J. C. (October 2008). Imaging of visual functions – overview. Methods and Applications of Diffusion Tensor and Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Umeå Neuroscience Society and Umeå Center for Functional Brain Imaging, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

Culham, J. C. (October 2008). Neural coding within human brain regions involved in reaching and grasping. Colloquium, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.

Culham, J. C. (October 2008). Neural coding within human brain regions involved in reaching and grasping. Colloquium, Maastricht Brain Imaging Centre, Maastricht, Netherlands.

Culham, J. C. (September 2008). Do graspable objects automatically convey affordances?: fMRI and behavioral pilot data. Harvard Vision Lab meeting, Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Culham, J. C. & Quinlan, D. J. (September 2008). From Hand to Mouth: The kinematics of human feeding actions. Harvard Vision Lab, Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Culham, J. C. (September 2008). Neural coding within human brain regions involved in reaching and grasping. Colloquium for the Department of Brain and Cognitive Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Culham, J. C., & Valyear, K. F. (July 2008). Neuroimaging investigations of tool-selective regions in the human dorsal and ventral streams. Asia Pacific Conference on Vision, Brisbane, Australia.

Culham, J. C. (May 2008). Using visual information to guide actions: Insights from functional imaging. Canadian Association for Neuroscience meeting, Montréal, Quebec.

Culham, J. C., (November 2007). Neuroimaging of hand actions in human parietal cortex. Centre for Neuroscience Studies, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (October 2007). Human neuroimaging of reaching and reachable objects. Department of Physiology at the Université de Montréal, Montréal, Quebec.

Culham, J. C. (July 2007). Neuroimaging of human brain regions involved in reaching and grasping. Summer Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, National Central University, Jhongli City, Taiwan.

Culham, J. C. (July 2007). Neuroimaging of reaching, reachable objects, and tool use. Summer Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, National Central University, Jhongli City, Taiwan.

Culham, J. C. (June 2007). Neural coding of reaching and reachability in human occipital and parietal cortex. Centre for Vision Research Conference on Cortical Mechanisms of Vision, York University, Toronto, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (May 2007). What does the brain do when you fake it?: fMRI investigations of delayed and pantomimed grasping. Canadian Association for Neuroscience, Toronto, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (October 2006). The control of actions in the human brain. Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland.

Culham, J. C. (October 2006). The control of actions in the human brain. Nencki Institute, Warsaw, Poland.

Culham, J. C. (June 2006). The neural substrates of reaching and grasping. University of Nottingham, U.K.

Culham, J. C., Quinlan, D. J., Cavina-Pratesi, C., & Gallivan, J. P. (June 2006). Interactions in action: Brain systems for visually guided actions. 34th Carnegie Symposium on Cognition: Embodiment, Ego-space, and Action. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Culham, J. C. (February 2006). Interactions in action: Relationships between systems and brain regions in grasping, reaching, and feeding behaviours. Lake Ontario Visionary Establishment (L.O.V.E.) annual meeting, Niagara Falls, Ontario.

Culham, J. C., Cavina Pratesi, C. & Singhal, A. (December 2005). Grasp-related fMRI activation in dorsal and ventral streams. Workshop on Object Manipulation from a Perception-Action Perspective, Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

Culham, J. C. (September 2005). Informal talk at the Leverhulme Trust group meeting (to support collaborations between Western, Durham, Oxford and INSERM-Lyon), Durham, U.K.

Culham, J. C. (August 2005). fMRI reveals dissociations and interactions between dorsal and ventral stream brain areas in immediate and delayed grasping. Perception and Action Workshop, Rauischholzhausen Castle. Giessen and Marburg Universities, Germany.

Culham, J. C. (May 2005). Imaging the brain during reaching and grasping. Centre for Vision Research. York University, Toronto, Ontario.

*Culham, J. C. (May 2005). Experimental design and analysis of fMRI data. Workshop at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Culham, J. C. (April 2005). Grasp-related fMRI activation in the dorsal and ventral streams. Vision Sciences Society Satellite Symposium, From Eye to Hand: The Role of Vision in Grasping. Sarasota, Florida.

*Culham, J. C. (April 2005). Experimental design and fMRI statistics. Workshop at the Bergen fMRI Group, University of Bergen, Bergen Norway.

Culham, J. C. (March 2005). fMRI dissociations between perceiving and grasping objects. Department of Psychology, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.

Culham, J. C. (February 2005). fMRI dissociations between perceiving and grasping objects. Cognition Brown Bag, Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (December 2004). fMRI research on action & perception and its challenges. Siemens MRI Division, Erlangen, Germany.

Culham, J. C. (November 2004). fMRI dissociations between perceiving and grasping objects. Ebbinghaus Empire series, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (September 2004). fMRI of human parietal cortex during visually-guided grasping: An update. Informal talk at the Leverhulme Trust group meeting (to support collaborations between Western, Durham, Oxford and INSERM-Lyon), London, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (October 2003). Object grasping without object recognition: fMRI studies of normal subjects and a patient with visual form agnosia. West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia.

Culham, J. C. (October 2003). Dissociations between grasping and perceiving objects: Evidence from fMRI on normal subjects and a patient with visual form agnosia. Cognition/Perception seminar, Department of Psychology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (August 2003). fMRI of human parietal cortex during visually-guided grasping. Informal talk at the Leverhulme Trust group meeting (to support collaborations between Western, Durham, Oxford and INSERM-Lyon), Lyon, France.

Culham, J. C. James, T. W., Steeves, J. K. E., Humphrey, G. K., Milner, A. D., & Goodale, M. A. (June 2003). fMRI investigations of spared visual abilities in a patient with visual form agnosia. International Neuropsychological Symposium, Mondello Sicily.

Culham, J. C. (September 2002). Human neural substrates of visually-guided grasping. The Neural Bases of Visuomotor Control, La Londe, France.

Culham, J. C. (August 2002). Brain imaging of human parietal cortex: A call to "action". Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Culham, J. C. (July 2002). fMRI investigations of visually-guided grasping. Attention and Performance XX: Functional Brain Imaging of Visual Cognition, Erice, Sicily.

Culham, J. C. (May 2002). Human brain imaging reveals a parietal area specialized for grasping. Eye Hand Coordination Workshop, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario.

Culham, J. C. (March 2001). Neuroimaging of human parietal cortex: fMRI Investigations of motion, attention, eye movements and action. McGill University Department of Psychology, Montreal, Quebec.

Culham, J. C. (February 2001). Neuroimaging of human parietal cortex: fMRI Investigations of motion, attention, eye movements and action. University of California, Davis Center for Neuroscience, Davis, California.

Culham, J. C. (January 2001). Neuroimaging of human parietal cortex: fMRI Investigations of motion, attention, eye movements and action. University of Western Ontario Department of Psychology, London, Ontario.

Culham, J.C., DeSouza, J. F. X., Osu, R., Milner, A.D., Gati, J. S., Menon, R. S., & Goodale, M.A. (July 2000). Grasping produces fMRI activation in human anterior intraparietal sulcus. Joint meeting of the Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour and Cognitive Science and the Experimental Psychology Society (UK). Cambridge, U.K.

Culham, J. C., DeSouza, J. F. X., Quinlan, D., Woodward, S., & Goodale, M. A. (June 2000). Human neural substrates of visually-guided grasping. Invited poster at the annual meeting of the McDonnell-Pew Program in Cognitive Neuroscience, Durham, North Carolina.

Culham, J.C. (June 2000). Parietal activation for attention and action revealed by fMRI. Southern Ontario Neuroscience Association. London, Ontario.

Culham, J.C. (December, 1998). More than a one track mind: fMRI studies of attention to multiple moving targets. Keynote speech at the Nederlandse Vereniging voor Psychonomie Symposium, Kijken naar het Actieve Brein ("Looking at the Active Brain"), Utrecht University, Netherlands.

Culham, J.C. (February, 1998). More than a one-track mind: fMRI studies of attention to multiple moving targets. Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition (Carnegie-Mellon/University of Pittsburgh), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.