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Brookhaven National Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory & Stony Brook University present:

A Cooperative Symposium on
Recent Advances in Neuroscience Research
Friday, June 17, 2011, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wang Center Theater,Stony Brook University
Speakers include:
From Brookhaven National Laboratory:
Dr. Anat Biegon
“Aromatase (Estrogen Synthase) Expression in the Brain: Where, When, and What For?”

Dr. Rita Goldstein
“Targeting the Prefrontal Cortex and Cognition for Intervention in Addiction”

Dr. Daniela Schulz
“Integrating PET Imaging with Behavioral Neuroscience Using RatCAP Tomography”

From Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory:
Dr. Anne Churchland
“Putting the Pieces Together: How Neural Systems Integrate Information Across Time and Sensory Modalities'”

Dr. Josh Huang
“Genetic Dissection of GABAergic Circuits in Cerebral Cortex: Chandeliers Light Up the Path”

Dr. Bo Li
“The Reticular Nucleus of the Thalamus and Attention"

From Stony Brook University:
Dr. Holly Colognato
“Sticking Around to Myelinate: The role of Adhesion Signaling During Oligodendroglial Development”

Dr. Shaoyu Ge
“New Neurons in the Adult Brain: Where Are They Going and What Are They Doing?

Dr. Arianna Maffei
“Inhibition Rules: Inhibitory Circuits Control Excitatory Synaptic Plasticity in Visual Cortex”

Dr. Lonnie Wollmuth
“Structure/Function Analyses of Glutamate-gated Ion Channels”

PLUS 25 posters; 10 selected for oral presentation

This symposium is intended to enhance interactions & provide opportunities for members of the BNL, CSHL, and SBU communities to meet and discuss ongoing research in neuroscience.


Event is free to all pre‐registered attendees (breakfast & lunch included).
Register online »

Organizers: LW Role (SBU), J Fowler (BNL) S Gary (CSHL)

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