Matthew Slayton

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Graduate Student

Matthew Slayton is a PhD Student in the Psychology and Neuroscience program at Duke University. He studies neural representation of concepts, memory, and Alzheimer’s Disease. He earned his BA in Neurolinguistics at Duke, an MA in Philosophy of Biology at the University of Chicago, and an MM in Music Composition at San Francisco Conservatory of Music. In addition to his work in science, Matthew is a composer of contemporary classical music, and his work can be found on