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2017 Annual Neuroscience Retreat

Memorial Art Gallery, Friday, May 26th

Keynote Speaker is Eve Marder, Ph.D. Professor of Biology, Member, US National Academy of Sciences

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Program of Events

Time Location Event
8:30am Parlor Continental Breakfast
9:00am Auditorium Welcome
9:05am Auditorium Krishnan Padmanabhan, PhD,
Assistant Professor, Neuroscience Dept

The structure and function of feedback projections in the olfactory system.
9:35am Auditorium Matthew Cavanaugh, MS,

Graduate Student
Neuroscience Graduate Program, Huxlin Lab

Attentional manipulations improve visual recovery in cortical blindness
10:05am Auditorium Poster Teasers I
10:20am Ball Room Poster Session I/Coffee Break
11:30am Auditorium Jennetta Hammond, PhD,
Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Neural Development and Disease, Gelbard Lab

Complement Dependent Synapse loss in a Mouse Model of HIV-associated Neurocognitive Disorders
12:00pm Auditorium Overview of Neuroscience at URMC
12:10pm Auditorium Doty Award Presentation & Neuroscience Photo
12:30pm Ball Room Lunch
1:30pm Auditorium SfN Chapter Meeting
Liz Romanski, PhD
Associate Professor, Neuroscience Dept
President, SfN Rochester Chapter
1:50pm Auditorium State of the Neuroscience Graduate Program
Dr. Ania Majewska, PhD
Associate Professor, Neuroscience Dept
Director, Neuroscience Graduate Program
2:10pm Auditorium Poster Teasers II
2:25pm Ball Room Poster Session II/Coffee Break
3:30pm Auditorium Keynote Lecture: Eve Marder, PhD
Professor of Biology
Brandeis University

Variability, Robustness and Homeostasis in Neurons and Networks
4:30pm Auditorium Poster Award Presentation
4:45pm Ball Room Cocktail Reception