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THE only UAB research retreat to offer a Free campus-wide opportunity for UAB neuroscientists and trainees to share their work and foster new collaborative endeavors!
Meeting registration and meals are free to CNC members and affiliates! 

Registraition is closed.  E-mail jcarleen@uab.edu with questions.

(Abstracts due asap or Thursday, September 29th)
Friday   October 7th
8:30 am   Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00 am   Welcome
9:15 am Wadiche L 2013 Linda Wadiche, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology

Adult neurogenesis in the hippocampus
9:30 am  Nakazawa Kazu round Kazutoshi Nakazawa, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Neuropsychiatric signs produced by NMDAR hypofunction in GABA neuron
9:45 am  Stavrinos Despina Despina Stavrinos PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychology

Translational Research for Injury Prevention
10:00 am  Payami Haydeh Haydeh Payami, PhD
Professor of Neurology

The amazingly complex syndrome we call Parkinson's disease:
A geneticist's perspective
10:15 am   Break
10:30 am  NYUMichael Long round Michael Long, PhD
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Physiology

How does the brain generate sequences for behavior?
11:30 am   Trainee Blitz I
12:00 pm   Lunch 
1:15 pm   Poster Session I
2:15 pm  Herskowitz Jeremy Jeremy Herskowtiz, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

New therapeutic targets for Alzheimer’s disease
2:30 pm  mcconathy jonathan Jonathan McConathy, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology

Molecular Neuroimaging in Dementia
2:45 pm  volpicelli daley Laura Laura Volpicelli-Daley, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Mechanisms that promote alpha-synuclein sequestration into inclusions
3:00 pm  Bolding 0115 Mark Bolding, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology

MRI Visible microcapsules for focused ultrasound induced neuromodulation
3:15 pm   Group Activity (not to be missed)
4:00 pm   Break
4:15 pm  Michelle2 Michelle Gray, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Spine Dynamics in Huntington's Disease: a study in BACHD mice
4:30 pm  Floyd Candace Candace Floyd, PhD
Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Translational lesions from a new porcine model of spinal cord injury
4:45 pm  Grant Merida Merida Grant, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Neurophysiology and circuitry of learned helplessness
as a clinical model of depression
5:00 pm  weise Katherine Katherine Weise, OD, MBA, FAAO
Professor of Optometry

5:15 pm   Break
5:30 pm   Poster Session II
6:30 pm   Reception & Dinner

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