15th Annual UNC Neuroscience Symposium

The 15th Annual UNC Neuroscience Symposium will be held at the Carolina Club on Thursday October 23, 2014. Check back for future updates.

On October 23, 2014, the 15th Annual Neuroscience Symposium will be held on UNC's campus at the Carolina Club.  It will feature talks Drs. David Van Essen, Anatol Kreitzer, and Gina Turrigiano. 

 

David Van Essen, PhD

Washington University School of Medicine

Allen Institute for Brain Science

The Human Connectome Project:

Progress and Prospects

Anatol Kreitzer, PhD

University of California, San Francisco

Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease

Basal ganglia circuit mechanisms
underlying motor function
and dysfunction

Gina Turrigiano, PhD

Brandeis University

Volen National Center for Complex Systems

Homeostatic regulation of firing
rates in visual cortex