Gregory Berns

Gregory S. Berns is an American neuroeconomist, neuroscientist, professor of psychiatry, psychologist and writer. He lives with his family in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Berns holds the Distinguished Chair of Neuroeconomics in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta where he is a professor of both psychiatry and economics. He is Director of the Center for Neuropolicy; the author of the books Satisfaction: The Science of Finding True Fulfillment, Iconoclast: A Neuroscientist Reveals How to Think Differently,How Dogs Love Us: A Neuroscientist and His Adopted Dog Decode the Canine Brain, and has made numerous media appearances.

Gregory Berns is a distinguished neuroeconomist, holding a university professorship in both psychiatry and economics.

Berns holds the Distinguished Chair of Neuroeconomics in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA where he is a professor of both psychiatry and economics. He is Director of the Center for Neuropolicy, and has made numerous media appearances.

Pen name
Gregory S. Berns, Gregory Berns, Greg Berns
 
Occupation
Neuroeconomist, neuroscientist, psychiatrist and writer
 
Language
English
 
Nationality
American
 
Education
A.B. in Physics, Princeton University; Ph.D in Biomedical Engineering, University of California, Davis; M.D. in Medicine, University of California, San Diego
 
Alma mater
Princeton University
 
Genre
Neuroeconomics, psychiatry and psychology
 
Spouse
Kathleen Berns