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2021 Annual Neuroscience Retreat

Friday, May 28th

Keynote Speaker is Bo Chen, PhD - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Program of Events

Time Zoom Link Event

9:00 a.m.

TBD Poster Session

11:00 a.m.


12:00 p.m.


Lunch Break

1:00 p.m.


Graduate Student Speaker Allison Murphy, M.S.
"Adventures in corticogeniculate feedback"

1:30 p.m.

TBD Doty Award

1:45 p.m.

TBD Graduate Student Speaker Karl Foley, M.S.
"PP1 regulation of learning and memory: Plasticity, potentials, and paradox"

2:15 p.m.


2:30 p.m.

TBD Postdoctoral Speaker Sonal Dalvi, Ph.D.
"Using iPSC-derived model(s) of macular degeneration to identify potential therapeutic targets"

3:00 p.m. 

TBD Faculty Speaker Douglas Portman, Ph.D.
"Food vs. Sex: State-Dependent Behavioral Flexibility in C. elegans"

3:15 p.m.

TBD Shrager Award

3:45 p.m.


4:00 p.m.

TBD Keynote Lecture: Bo Chen, Ph.D. Professor - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
"Generating New Neurons and Protecting Old Neurons in Vision Restoration"