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Del Monte Institute & UR-IDDRC Symposium

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Uncovering the Mysteries of Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities: A Scientific Exploration

September 28th - 29th, 2023
Memorial Art Gallery in Rochester, NY

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Keynote speakers:

Brian Boyd, PhD
William C. Friday Distinguished Professor of Education the UNC School of Education
Interim director of the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Lucina Uddin, PhD
Professor in Residence, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences,
University of California Los Angeles
Director, Brain Connectivity and Cognition Laboratory
Co-director, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience Analysis Core
Linda Spear Mid-career Award, Flux: The Society for Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience (2023)

Developmental emergence of neural circuit architecture and function

June 9th - 11th, 2022
Century Club of Rochester, and the Memorial Art Gallery in Rochester, NY

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Keynote speakers:

Beatriz Luna, PhD
Staunton professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Professor of Psychology at the University of Pittsburgh
Founder and Director of the Laboratory of Neurocognitive Development
Founder and President of the Flux Society for Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

Mriganka Sur, PhD
Newton Professor of Neuroscience
Investigator in The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory
Director, Simons Center for the Social Brain
Professor, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Massachusetts Institute of Technology