13th Annual MCCS meeting in Washington, 13th and 14th November , 2014

Updated information at: http://www.molcellcog.org/

Rapid advances in molecular and cellular tools are driving the development of cross-disciplinary approaches to explain complex behavior.  The thirteenth annual meeting will focus on recent discoveries in the field of molecular and cellular cognition.  MCCS will host a Wine and Cheese Poster Session (6:30-9:30PM, 11/13/14, Sphinx Grand Ballroom, Almas Temple, 1315 K Street, NW) and a Symposium (9AM-5PM, 11/14/14, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Room 207A).  Invited speakers: Lennart Mucke (Gladstone, UCSF), Leslie Griffith (Brandeis University), Carmen Sandi (Ecole Polytechnique, Lausanne), Rui Costa (Champalimaud Centre), Susanne Ahmari (University of Pittsburgh), Dan Geschwind (UCLA), Maiken Nedergaard (University of Rochester), and Minmin Luo (NIBS, Beijing). Several symposium speakers will be chosen from submitted abstracts.  The abstract deadline for those wanting to be considered for an oral presentation is October 10, 2014.  The deadline for submitting an abstract to present a poster is October 24, 2014.  Registration is free but required.  Please login to register and submit your abstract here. For further information e-mail Eric Klann at eklann@cns.nyu.edu.

In addition to the poster session and the symposium, MCCS will sponsor a course titled “Tools to integrate and plan experiments in neuroscience”, taught by Maryann Martone (UCSD) and Alcino J Silva (UCLA) (12-4PM, 11/13/14, Oasis Room, Almas Temple, 1315 K Street, NW). For more information go to the course web site (http://www.iclm.ucla.edu/MCCSCourse.html). Registration is free but required (http://www.iclm.ucla.edu/Registration.php)

Posted on 2014-01-27 20:38:19