Jorge Moll: Extraordinary Neuroscientist

Jorge Moll is a native of Brazil. He was very successful in the classroom and with his academics. It was in Rio de Janerio, Brazil where he was trained professionally in medicine. He attended the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro for Graduate school in 1994. Once he graduated from this university, he began his medical residency. He decided to complete his residency at the same university, the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. He decided that he wanted to specialize in Neurology, so that is what his residency focused on primarily. Just four years later, in 1998, Jorge Moll completed his neurology medical residency. Afterwards, Moll decided to also acquire his Ph.D. in Experimental Pathophysiology. He received this degree in 2004 from Sao Paulo University.

After Moll completed his very enhanced education, he went on to become a member of the governing board at the D’Or Institute for Research and Education. He then went on to become the President of the Institute. Like his place of education, this institute is also located in Rio de Janerio, Brazil (Vivendodebemcomavida). He is also recognized as a senior researcher at D’Or Institute for Research and Education. As if that wasn’t enough, he holds the great title as the Head of the Cognitive Neuroscience Unit and Neuroinformatics workgroup at D’Or Institute for Research and Education. As you can see, Jorge Moll is extremely accomplished and amazing at his craft.

Moll holds many positions and has been recognized various times for his many great achievements. He has continually earned awards from the time he received his Ph.D. all the way up to 2015. Starting in 2004, Jorge Moll received the prestigious Research Fellow NIH award. In 2008, he became an elected affiliate member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences. In 2012, he was elected the governor’s board member of the International Neuroethics Society. Lastly, in 2015, he received the Visiting Scholar Award from Stanford Neuroscience Institute at the prestigious Stanford University. All in all, Moll has been extremely and utterly successful in just a short amount of time. He has been nothing short of extraordinary and is continually growing.

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