Jean Decety awarded the Jean-Louis Signoret Neuropsychology Prize (Ipsen) for his work in empathy research

Jean Decety, Irving B. Harris Professor at the University of Chicago and the College, was awarded The 22nd Jean-Louis Signoret Neuropsychology Prize of the Fondation Ipsen on November 19, 2013 in Paris, France. The prestigious award honors Decety's research on empathy, which has played a significant role in how we understand how and why humans regard each other's emotions.