fMRI Statistics Debate

I’ve just completed the second installment of a film on the events surrounding a paper by Ed Vul and colleagues from 2008/2009. There were a number of issues that this debate picked up including technical issues in the field but it also offers a useful focal point for discussion a lot of connected areas particularly in what is referred to as Science 2.0 – the potential open collaborative effort that is offered by the medium of the internet and the internet community.

[Youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nMZvpVwfObE]

[Youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UW9V1g9b2tE]

Addendum

New Scientist article citing Vul et al paper and examining link between ‘consciousness’ and neural activity

You can follow ‘The Amazing World of Psychiatry’ Twitter by clicking on this link

Podcast

You can listen to this post on Odiogo by clicking on this link (there may be a small delay between publishing of the blog article and the availability of the podcast).

TAWOP Channel

You can follow the TAWOP Channel on YouTube by clicking on this link

Responses

If you have any comments, you can leave them below or alternatively e-mail justinmarley17@yahoo.co.uk

Disclaimer

The comments made here represent the opinions of the author and do not represent the profession or any body/organisation. The comments made here are not meant as a source of medical advice and those seeking medical advice are advised to consult with their own doctor. The author is not responsible for the contents of any external sites that are linked to in this blog.

10 thoughts on “fMRI Statistics Debate

  1. Pingback: Tweets that mention fMRI Statistics Debate « The Amazing World of Psychiatry: A Psychiatry Blog -- Topsy.com

  2. Twitter trending topics

    Came across your blog today and your views on twitter trends and google trends seem pretty close to the mark…i wonder if your interests are simlar to mine when it comes to twitter trends and google trends?

    Like

  3. Carolynn

    I completely agree with the above comment, the internet is with a doubt growing into the a good number of important medium of communication across the globe and its due to sites like this that ideas are spreading so quickly. With regards, Carolynn.

    Like

  4. dre beats

    An impressive share, I just given this onto a colleague who was doing a little analysis on this. And he in fact bought me breakfast because I found it for him.. smile. So let me reword that: Thnx for the treat! But yeah Thnkx for spending the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love reading more on this topic. If possible, as you become expertise, would you mind updating your blog with more details? It is highly helpful for me. Big thumb up for this blog post!

    Like

  5. mbt boots

    I truly wanted to type a quick remark to say thanks to you for all of the remarkable tactics you are placing on this site. My extensive internet investigation has now been rewarded with reasonable insight to talk about with my family and friends. I would believe that many of us visitors actually are rather fortunate to live in a remarkable website with so many outstanding people with valuable hints. I feel somewhat lucky to have used the web page and look forward to plenty of more excellent times reading here. Thanks a lot again for a lot of things.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s