Neurofest Schedule

Tuesday, July 12, 2016, Med-Dent NE401

1:00pm - Nate Neckel, Ph.D. Translational rehabilitation research
Research Assistant Professor, Neuroscience and Rehabilitation Medicine

1:15pm - John VanMeter, Ph.D. Neurobiological risk factors for alcohol use disorders in adolescents
Associate Professor, Neurology

1:30pm - Elissa Newport, Ph.D. Developmental plasticity: Language learning and recovery in children and adults
Professor, Neurology

1:45pm - Kenneth Kellar, Ph.D. Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in CNS and peripheral nervous system
Professor, Pharmacology and Physiology

2:00pm - Bill Rebeck, Ph.D. APOE and Alzheimer's Disease
Professor, Neuroscience

2:15pm - Rhonda Dzakpasu, Ph.D. Spatio-temporal patterning in in vitro neural systems
Assistant Professor, Physics and Pharmacology

2:30pm - Kathy Conant, M.D. The role of proteolysis in synaptic structure and function
Research Associate Professor, Neuroscience

2:45pm - Norberto Grzywacz, Ph.D. Retinal plasticity, retinal function, visual perception
Professor, Neuroscience and Physics

3:00pm - Jeff Huang, Ph.D. CNS neuron-glia interactions
Assistant Professor, Biology

3:15pm - Kathleen Maguire-Zeiss, Ph.D. Inflammation and oxidative stress in neurodegenerative disorders
Associate Professor, Neuroscience

3:30pm - Jian-young Wu, Ph.D. Cortical population activity and dynamics
Professor, Neuroscience