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Satellite Events

Sunday, November 09 - 12, 2014

Basic fMRI Design and Analysis

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Sunday, November 9-Wednesday, November 12, 2014 9am - 5pm
Location: University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Neurometrika.org & University of Maryland

Organizer/Moderator: Sharon Kerley-Bowles


Contact:

Tom Zeffiro , MD, Neurometrika.org/Univ. of MD
Email: zeffiro@neurometrika.org
Phone: 301-963-3472

Donald Bolger, PhD, University of Maryland
Email: djbolger@umd.edu
Phone: 301-405-9103,
Fax: (301)405-2891

Wednesday, November 12 - 14, 2014

Alzheimer's Fast Track Workshop

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Wednesday, November 12, 2014 8am - 9pm
Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 8am - 9pm
Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8am - 9pm
Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: BrightFocus Foundation, Internationale Stichting Alzheimer Onderzoek, Alzheimer Forschung Initiative, LECMA

Organizer/Moderator: BrightFocus Foundation


Contact:

Kara Summers, BrightFocus Foundation
Email: ksummers@brightfocus.org
Phone: (301) 948-3324 ,
Fax: (301) 948-4403
Web: http://www.brightfocus.org/

Guy Eakin, PhD, BrightFocus Foundation
Email: geakin@brightfocus.org
Phone: 3015569359
Web: www.brightfocus.org

Thursday, November 13, 2014

American Society of Neurorehabilitation (ASNR) Annual Meeting

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 7am - 10pm
Location: Hyatt Capitol Hill
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: American Society of Neurorehabilitation

Organizer/Moderator: Shannon Wild


Contact:

Leslie Orvedahl, LLMSI
Email: LeslieOrvedahl@llmsi.com
Phone: 952-543-5349,
Fax: 952-545-6073

Big Data Opportunities Using NIH/NIMH Data Repositories

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 9:30am - 4pm
Location: Carlyle Crescent, Alexandria, VA, 1940 Duke St., 2nd Floor
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: NIMH

Organizer/Moderator: Svetlana I Novikova, PhD


Contact:

Svetlana Novikova, PhD, NDAR
Email: novikovas@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 1(301)443-0212
Web: ndar.nih.gov

Dan Hall, MS, NIMH
Email: dan.hall@nih.gov
Phone: 301.467.0823
Web: ndar.nih.gov

Thursday, November 13 - 14, 2014

S4SN 2014 Annual Meeting

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 7am - 8pm
Location: Renaissance Washington DC, Grand Ballroom Central
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8am - 7pm
Location: Renaissance Washington DC, Grand Ballroom Central
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Society for Social Neuroscience

Organizer/Moderator: Kerry Bosch

J.B. Johnston Club for Evolutionary Neuroscience

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 7:30am - 7pm
Location: Fairfax a Embassy Row Hotel
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 7am - 9pm
Location: Fairfax a Embassy Row Hotel
Sponsor Category: Individual Group
Sponsored By: J.B. Johnston Club for Evolutionary Neuroscience

Organizer/Moderator: Ann B Butler, PhD


Contact:

Ann Butler, PhD, George Mason University
Email: abbutler@gmu.edu
Phone: 207-315-0198

Barrels XXVII

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 8am - 10pm
Location: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Glass Pavilion
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8am - 5pm
Location: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Glass Pavilion
Sponsor Category: Individual Group
Sponsored By: Barrels Society

Organizer/Moderator: Joshua C Brumberg, PhD


Contact:

Joshua Brumberg, PhD, Queens College
Email: joshua.brumberg@qc.cuny.edu
Phone: (718) 997-3541 ,
Fax: (718) 997-3257
Web: qcpages.qc.edu/Psychology/people/faculty/brumberg.html

9th Brain Research Conference - Neuroprotection: Basic Mechanisms and Translational Potential

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 8am - 6pm
Location: Sheraton Pentagon City
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8am - 6pm
Location: Sheraton Pentagon City
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Elsevier Ltd

Organizer/Moderator: Laura Copeland


Contact:

Laura Copeland, Elsevier Ltd
Email: l.copelandl@elsevier.com
Phone: 44 (1865) 843274
Web: www.brainresearchconference.com

Cell Symposia: Translational Neuroscience

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 8:30am - 5:30pm
Location: Sheraton Pentagon City
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8:30am - 5:30pm
Location: Sheraton Pentagon City
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Cell Symposia

Organizer/Moderator: Amy McCormac

GABAergic Signaling in Health and Disease: 23rd Neuropharmacology Conference

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 8:30am - 6:30pm
Location: Sheraton Pentagon City
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8:30am - 7pm
Location: Sheraton Pentagon City
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Elsevier Ltd

Organizer/Moderator: Kirsty Patricia Nichols


Contact:

Kirsty Nichols, Elsevier Ltd
Email: k.nichols@elsevier.com
Phone: 44 (1865) 843670
Web: www.neuropharmacology-conference.elsevier.com

7th Intl. Workshop on Advances in Electrocorticography

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 8:30am - 5:30pm
Location: Washington Marriott Wardman Park, 2660 Woodly Road, NW
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8:30am - 6:30pm
Location: Washington Marriott Wardman Park, 2660 Woodly Road, NW
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Albany Medical Center, Wadsworth Center

Organizer/Moderator: Gerwin Schalk


Contact:

Gerwin Schalk, PhD, Wadsworth Ctr, NYSDOH
Email: schalk@wadsworth.org
Phone: (518) 486-2559 ,
Fax: (518) 486-4910
Web: ecog.info

Jennifer Price, Albany Medical College
Email: PriceJ@mail.amc.edu
Phone: (518) 262-5828

13th Annual MCCS Meeting

Other
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 12pm - 4pm
Location: Almas Temple, 1315 K Street, NW, DC, Oasis
Poster Session
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Almas Temple, 1315 K St, NW, DC, Sphinx Grand Ballroom
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 9am - 5pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 207A
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: National Institutes for Health

Organizer/Moderator: Eric Klann, PhD


Contact:

Eric Klann, New York Univ
Email: eklann@cns.nyu.edu
Phone: (212) 992-9769 ,
Fax: (212) 995-4011

nicole zeak, NYU
Email: zeakn01@nyu.edu
Phone: 212-992-8777

Synaptopathies in Neurodevelopmental Disorders: SHANK mutations as a window into synaptic function

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 1pm - 6pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Chinatown Room
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 6pm - 8:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Union Station Room
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8am - 5:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Shaw/LeDroit Park Room
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Foundation

Organizer/Moderator: Geraldine Bliss


Contact:

Geraldine Bliss, MS, Phelan-Mcdermid Syndrome Foundation
Email: gbliss@att.net
Phone: (713)984-8319
Web: www.pmsf.org

Sue Lomas, BS, Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Foundation
Email: sue@pmsf.org
Phone: 941-809-6098
Web: pmsf.org

International Neuroethics Society Annual Meeting

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Thursday, November 13, 2014 5pm - 7:30pm
Location: AAAS Building, 12th & H St. NW, DC
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8am - 7:30pm
Location: AAAS Building, 12th & H St. NW, DC
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: International Neuroethics Society

Organizer/Moderator: Karen Graham


Contact:

Karen Graham, International Neuroethics Society
Email: kgraham@neuroethicssociety.org

Friday, November 14, 2014

Tucker-Davis Symposium on Advances and Perspectives in Auditory Neurophysiology (APAN)

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 7am - 7pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Liberty Ballroom IJKL
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: TDT-APAN

Organizer/Moderator: Yale E Cohen, PhD


Contact:

Yale Cohen, PhD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Email: ycohen@mail.med.upenn.edu
Phone: (215) 898-7504,
Fax: (215) 898-7504

Spinal Cord Plasticity in Motor Control

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8am - 5pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Georgetown Room
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Wadsworth Center, Health Research Inc.


Contact:

Jonathan Wolpaw, MD, Wadsworth Center, NYS Dept Health
Email: wolpaw@wadsworth.org
Phone: 518-473-3631,
Fax: 518-486-4910

National Institute on Drug Abuse Frontiers in Addiction Research Mini-Convention

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8am - 6pm
Location: NIH, Natcher Auditorium, Bldg. 45, Bethesda, MD
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: National Institute on Drug Abuse

Organizer/Moderator: Roger G Sorensen, PhD


Contact:

Cathrine Sasek, PhD, NIDA
Email: csasek@nih.gov
Phone: 301-443-6071

Roger Sorensen, PhD, Natl Inst on Drug Abuse, NIH
Email: rsorense@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-443-3205,
Fax: 301-594-6043

Translational and Computational Motor Control

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8am - 7pm
Location: Renaissance Washington DC, Renaissance Ballroom, East Salon
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Johns Hopkins University

Organizer/Moderator: Shannon Wild


Contact:

John Krakauer, MD PhD , Johns Hopkins University
Email: jkrakau1@jhmi.edu
Phone: 410-955-9320

Neural Mechanism of Feeding and Swallowing

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8am - 6pm
Location: American Institute of Architects, District Architecture Center
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Xcitex, Ripple, U Mizz Voice, Swallow and Airway Center, NFODS; Vicon

Organizer/Moderator: Kazutaka Takahashi, PhD


Contact:

Ianessa Humbert, PhD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Email: ihumber1@jhmi.edu
Phone: (410) 502-4458,
Fax: (410) 502-4900
Web: www.hopkinsmedicine.org/physical_medicine_rehabilitation/team/ianessa_humbert.html

PTSD, the Amygdala and Alcohol Use Disorders

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8:30am - 5:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 207B
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Organizer/Moderator: Changhai Cui, PhD


Contact:

Changhai Cui, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH
Email: changhai.cui@nih.gov
Phone: (301) 443-1678

Lindsey Grandison, PhD, NIAAA, NIH
Email: lgrandis@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-433-0606

Neuroepigenetics

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8:30am - 7pm
Location: The Westin in Crystal City
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Abcam

Organizer/Moderator: Sarah Dolny, BS


Contact:

Sarah Dolny, BS, Abcam
Email: sarah.dolny@abcam.com

Advances in ALS and FTD Genetics

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8:30am - 6pm
Location: Washington Marriott Wardman Park, 2660 Woodley Road NW, DC
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: The ALS Association; NINDS; Association of Frontotemporal Degeneration

Organizer/Moderator: Sharon Kerley-Bowles


Contact:

Lucie Bruijn, PhD, The ALS Association
Email: lucie@alsa-national.org
Phone: (727)412-0234,
Fax: (727)499-9578
Web: www.alsa.org

Amelie Gubitz, PhD, NINDS
Email: gubitza@ninds.nih.gov
Phone: (301) 496-5680

The Virtual Brain : Node #2 Workshop

Other
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8:30am - 5:30pm
Location: Renaissance Washington, Congressional Ballroom
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: The Virtual Brain

Organizer/Moderator: Tanya M Brown


Contact:

Tanya Brown, The Virtual Brain
Email: tbrown@research.baycrest.org
Phone: 416-785-2500 x 2782,
Fax: 416-785-2862
Web: thevirtualbrain.org

Randy McIntosh, The Virtual Brain
Email: rmcintosh@research.baycrest.org
Phone: 416-785-2500
Web: thevirtualbrain.org

7th Satellite Symposium on Motor Systems

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 9am - 5pm
Location: Porter Neuroscience Center, NIH
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: NINDS, NIH

Organizer/Moderator: Michael J O'Donovan, MD;PhD


Contact:

Michael O'Donovan, MBChB PhD, NINDS, NIH
Email: odonovm@ninds.nih.gov
Phone: (301) 496-8892 ,
Fax: (301) 480-2659

Using NEURON to Model Cells and Networks

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 9am - 5pm
Location: Click Web Site Link
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Yale University School of Medicine

Organizer/Moderator: Nicholas T Carnevale


Contact:

Nicholas Carnevale, MD PhD , Yale Univ Sch Med
Email: ted.carnevale@yale.edu
Phone: (203) 494-7381
Web: www.neuron.yale.edu

Next Generation Technologies for Large-Scale Recordings of Neural Activity

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 1pm - 6pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 156
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Inscopix Inc

Organizer/Moderator: Stephani L Otte


Contact:

Stephani Otte, PhD, Inscopix
Email: stephani@inscopix.com
Phone: (773) 655-2725

Friday, November 14 - 15, 2014

Birdsong 4: Rhythms and Clues from Neurons to Behavior

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Friday, November 14, 2014 8am - 7pm
Location: Georgetown University
Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Saturday, November 15, 2014 8am - 10:30am
Location: Georgetown University
Sponsor Category: Individual Group
Sponsored By: Birdsong Research Community

Organizer/Moderator: Sarah W Bottjer, PhD


Contact:

Sarah Bottjer, PhD, University of Southern California
Email: bottjer@USC.EDU
Phone: (213) 740-9183 ,
Fax: (213) 740-6980
Web: http://bottjerlab.usc.edu/

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Using the Neuroscience Gateway Portal for Parallel Simulations

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Saturday, November 15, 2014 8:30am - 10:30am
Location: See Web Site Link
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Yale University School of Medicine

Organizer/Moderator: Nicholas T Carnevale


Contact:

Nicholas Carnevale, Yale University School of Medicine
Email: ted.carnevale@yale.edu
Phone: (203) 494-7381
Web: www.neuron.yale.edu

Amit Majumdar, PhD, University of California San Diego
Email: majumdar@sdsc.edu
Phone: 858 534-8356

Findings of the International Brain Research Report

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Saturday, November 15, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Georgetown Room
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Elsevier

Organizer/Moderator: Holly J Falk-Krzesinski, PhD


Contact:

Holly Falk-Krzesinski, PhD, Elsevier
Email: h.falk-krzesinski@elsevier.com
Phone: (847) 848-2953,
Fax: http://www.linkedin.com/in/hollyfk

Stephane Berghmans, DVM, Elsevier
Email: s.berghmans@elsevier.com
Phone: +32 471 78 19 00

g.tec's Brain-Computer Interface Workshop for Control, Assessment and Rehabilitation

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Saturday, November 15, 2014 6:30pm - 9pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 156
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: g.tec Guger Technologies OG

Organizer/Moderator: Christoph Guger, PhD


Contact:

Barbara Vogt, g.tec Guger Technologies OG
Email: office@gtec.at
Phone: 0043 7251 22240 14,
Fax: 0043 7251 22240 39
Web: www.gtec.at

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Filling Unmet Medical Need in CNS Diseases: Systems Biology for Fun(ding) & Profit

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Cherry Blossom Room
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Sunovion Pharmaceuticals

Organizer/Moderator: Larry W Hardy, PhD


Contact:

Larry Hardy, PhD, Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Email: Larry.Hardy@Sunovion.com
Phone: 508-787-4024 (office); 774-230-4382 (cell)
Web: www.sunovion.com

Sharon Engel, PhD, Sunovion Pharmaceuticals
Email: Sharon.Engel@sunovion.com
Phone: 508-787-4125
Web: www.sunovion.com

Ernst Strüngmann Forum Social

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Scarlet Oak Room
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Ernst Strüngmann Forum

Organizer/Moderator: Julia Lupp


Contact:

Julia Lupp, Ernst Strungmann Forum
Email: lupp@esforum.de

Georgetown University Neuroscience Reception

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Georgetown Room
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Georgetown University

Organizer/Moderator: Jamie Cooper


Contact:

Stephanie Seitts, Georgetown University
Email: ss3176@georgetown.edu
Phone: 202-687-3487

Dutch Neuroscience Social 2014

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 10pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Chinatown Room
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Organizer/Moderator: August B Smit, PhD


Contact:

August Smit, MD PhD , Center For Neurogenomics & Cognitive Research, VU University
Email: guus.smit@vu.nl
Phone: 31 31-20-598 7116,
Fax: 31 31-20-598

Brigitte Borgman, Center for Neurogenomics and Cognitive Research, Vrije Universiteit Amsterd
Email: brigitte.borgman@vu.nl
Phone: +31205987116,
Fax: +31205989281
Web: www.cncr.nl

ASPET's Neuropharmacology Division Social

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Dogwood Room
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: ASPET's Neuropharmacology Division

Organizer/Moderator: Lakshmi A Devi, PhD


Contact:

Lakshmi Devi, PhD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Email: Lakshmi.devi@mssm.edu
Phone: (212) 241-8345 ,
Fax: (212) 996-7214

Drexel University Colllege of Medicine Alumni Reception

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Judiciary Square Room
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Drexel University College of Medicine

Organizer/Moderator: Patricia Comey


Contact:

Patricia Comey, Drexel College of Medicine
Email: pcomey@drexel.edu

Society for Neuroeconomics Decision Making Social

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8pm
Location: Renaissance Washington, Renaissance West A
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Society for Neuroeconomics

Organizer/Moderator: Samanta Shaw Mohammed

Chinese Neuroscientist Social

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 9pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Marquis Ballroom, Salons 1-4
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Society for Chinese Bioscientists in America (SCBA)

Organizer/Moderator: Bing Ye, PhD


Contact:

Bing Ye, PhD, University of Michigan
Email: bingye@umich.edu
Phone: (734) 647-5992
Web: http://www.lsi.umich.edu/labs/bing-ye-lab

Richard Lu, PhD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Email: Richard.Lu@cchmc.org
Phone: 513.636.7684
Web: www.cincinnatichildrens.org/bio/l/qing-richard-lu

Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Research Foundation Poster Reception

Poster Session
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Liberty Ballroom IJKL
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute

Organizer/Moderator: John David Sweatt, PhD


Contact:

Vicki Hixon, BS, McKnight Brain Institute/University of Alabama at Birmingham
Email: vhixon@uab.edu
Phone: (205)934-4066,
Fax: (205)975-5097

2014 NIMH BRAINS Awards Ceremony

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 9pm
Location: Renaissance Washington, 3
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: NIH/NIMH

Organizer/Moderator: Michele N. Pearson


Contact:

Michele Pearson, NIMH
Email: pearsonmi@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 4109244053

Arab Neuroscientists Social

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 209B
Sponsor Category: Individual Group
Sponsored By: Society for Arab Neuroscientists

Organizer/Moderator: Yasmine El-Shamayleh, PhD

NeuroEpigenetics Symposium: Research Questions, Technological Advances and Analytical Challenges

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 152B
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Elsevier ltd

Organizer/Moderator: Ruslana Khatagova


Contact:

Carolien van der Zanden, MSc, Elsevier
Email: c.zanden@elsevier.com
Phone: 0031 20 4853346

Neuroimmunology Social

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Capitol
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: The Psychoneuroimmunology Research Society,Keith W.Kelley, Univ.of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,Editor-in-Chief of Brain,Behavior,and Immunity,Dr. Jonathan Kipnis of the Center for Brain Immunology and Glia at the University of Virginia, & Elsevier

Organizer/Moderator: Staci D. Bilbo, PhD


Contact:

Staci Bilbo, PhD, Duke Univ
Email: staci.bilbo@duke.edu
Phone: (919) 681-7005 ,
Fax: (919) 660-5726
Web: people.duke.edu/~sdb13/

Jonathan Godbout, PhD, Ohio State University
Email: jonathan.godbout@osumc.edu
Phone: 614-293-3456,
Fax: 614-323-5877

NeuroRehabilitation Social

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Archives
Sponsor Category: Individual Group
Sponsored By: American Physical Therapy Association

Organizer/Moderator: Fay B Horak, PhD


Contact:

Fay Horak, PhD, OHSU
Email: horakf@ohsu.edu
Phone: (503) 704-3988,
Fax: (503) 418-2701

Patty Carlson-Kuhta, PhD, OHSU
Email: carlsonp@ohsu.edu
Phone: 360-607-3138

International Behavioral Neuroscience Society (IBNS) Social

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8pm
Location: Renaissance Washington, 15
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: International Behavioral Neuroscience Society

Organizer/Moderator: Marianne Van Wagner

g.tec's Functional Mapping with the ECoG

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 156
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: g.tec Guger Technologies OG

Organizer/Moderator: Christoph Guger, PhD


Contact:

Barbara Vogt, g.tec Guger Technologies OG
Email: office@gtec.at
Phone: 0043 7251 22240 14,
Fax: 0043 7251 22240 39
Web: www.gtec.at

Stanford Neuroscience Program Alumni Reception

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Mint
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Stanford Neurosciences PhD Program at Stanford University

Organizer/Moderator: Ross Colvin


Contact:

Ross Colvin, Stanford University
Email: larkspur@stanford.edu

So You Want to Be a Scientist... and Get Paid Along the Way – a Workshop for Early Career Investigators

Other
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 103A
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: National Institute on Drug Abuse

Organizer/Moderator: Roger G Sorensen, PhD


Contact:

Nancy Pilotte, PhD, NIDA/NIH
Email: npilotte@nida.nih.gov
Phone: 301.435.1317

Roger Sorensen, PhD, Natl Inst on Drug Abuse, NIH
Email: rsorense@mail.nih.gov
Phone: 301-443-3205,
Fax: 301-594-6043

University of Chicago Reception

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8pm
Location: Renaissance Washington, Grand Ballroom North
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: University of Chicago

Organizer/Moderator: Nicole Kaminski-Ozturk


Contact:

Christian Hansel, PhD, University of Chicago
Email: Chansel@uchicago.edu
Phone: 773.702.6371

Journal of Neurophysiology Social

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8pm
Location: Renaissance Washington DC, Grand Ballroom Central
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: American Physiological Society

Organizer/Moderator: Veronica Purvis


Contact:

Charmon Kight, American Physiological Society
Email: ckight@the-aps.org
Web: www.the-aps.org

UW-Madison Neuroscience Training Program Social

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Renaissance Washington, Room 4
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: UW-Madison Neuroscience Training Program

Organizer/Moderator: Mallory Musolf, MA


Contact:

Mallory Musolf, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Email: musolf@wisc.edu
Phone: (608)262-4932
Web: http://ntp.neuroscience.wisc.edu/

Boston University Graduate Program for Neuroscience Reception

Reception
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 7pm - 10pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Magnolia Room
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Boston University Graduate Program for Neuroscience

Organizer/Moderator: Sandra Grasso


Contact:

Sandra Grasso, MS, Graduate Program For Neuroscience
Email: neurosci@bu.edu
Phone: (617)358-1123,
Fax: (617)358-1124
Web: ://www.bu.edu/neuro/

Shelley Russek, PhD, Boston University
Email: srussek@bu.edu
Web: www.bu.edu/neuro/

OIST Social

Other
Date & Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014 7pm - 9pm
Location: Renaissance Washington DC, Grand Ballroom South
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) Graduate University

Organizer/Moderator: Yoko Yazaki-Sugiyama, PhD


Contact:

David Van Vactor, Harvard Medical School
Email: davie_vanvactor@hms.harvard.edu
Phone: 617-432-2195,
Fax: 617-432-2808

Yoko Yazaki-Sugiyama, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) Graduate University
Email: yazaki-sugiyama@oist.jp
Phone: 81-98-966-8542,
Fax: 81-98-966-2891

Monday, November 17, 2014

Exploring the Mind Using the Semblance Hypothesis

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 7am - 8am
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 209A
Sponsor Category: Individual Group
Sponsored By: Kunjumon Vadakkan

Organizer/Moderator: Kunjumon Vadakkan, PhD


Contact:

Kunjumon Vadakkan, MD PhD , University of Manitoba
Email: umvadakk@cc.umanitoba.ca
Phone: 204 998 8593
Web: semblancehypothesis.org

DS/AD PIA

Breakout Session
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 5pm - 6pm

Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Alzheimer's Association: DS/AD PIA

Organizer/Moderator: Meredith McNeil


Contact:

Meredith McNeil, MA, Alzheimer's Association
Email: Meredith.McNeil@alz.org
Phone: 312-335-5896

From Theories to Therapies: Accelerating Neuroscience Research on Human Diseases and Disorders

Other
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 152B
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: National Disease Resource Interchange

Organizer/Moderator: Kerri Harvey

Schizophrenia Social

Reception
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Scarlet Oak Room
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Schizophrenia Research Forum

Organizer/Moderator: Hakon Heimer


Contact:

Hakon Heimer, Schizophrenia Research Forum
Email: hakon@schizophreniaforum.org
Phone: 224 938 9523
Web: www.schizophreniaforum.org

Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) Social

Reception
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 9pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, University of DC Room & Catholic University Room
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Simons Foundation

Organizer/Moderator: John E Spiro, PhD


Contact:

John Spiro, PhD, Simons Foundation
Email: jspiro@simonsfoundation.org
Phone: (212) 524-6090

Anastasia Greenebaum, Simons Foundation
Email: agreenebaum@simonsfoundation.org
Phone: 212.524.6097,
Fax: 654.654.0220
Web: sfari.org

Autism-Like Behaviors in Rodent Models

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 9pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Chinatown Room
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Dr. Mu Yang, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis School of Medicine California, CA, USA

Organizer/Moderator: Noldus Information Technology b.v.


Contact:

Yvonne Humphrey, Noldus Information Technology
Email: yvonne@noldus.com
Phone: (703) 771-0440 ,
Fax: (703) 771-0441
Web: www.noldus.com

Natasja Bogers, Noldus Information Technology
Email: natasja@noldus.nl
Phone: +31-317-473300
Web: www.noldus.com

The Grass Foundation and Marine Biological Laboratory Social

Reception
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Georgetown Room
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: The Grass Foundation and the Marine Biological Laboratory

Organizer/Moderator: Jennifer Park


Contact:

Linda Maninger, The Grass Foundation
Email: execassist@grassfoundation.org
Phone: (310) 266-0300
Web: www.grassfoundation.org

Felix Schweizer, PhD, The Grass Foundation
Email: fschweizer@grassfoundation.org
Phone: 310-266-0300
Web: www.grassfoundation.org

Neuron-Glia Interactions Social

Other
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 209A
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Journal Glia, Wiley Press

Organizer/Moderator: R. Douglas Fields, PhD


Contact:

R. Douglas Fields, PhD, National Institutes of Health
Email: FieldsD@mail.nih.gov

Washington University in St. Louis Neuroscience Reception

Reception
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: R.F.D. Washington
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Washington University in St. Louis

Organizer/Moderator: Tayler Sheahan, BS


Contact:

Tayler Sheahan, Washington University In St. Louis
Email: tayler.sheahan@wustl.edu
Phone: 7085673037

Association of Korean Neuroscientists: Annual Meeting and Social

Other
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Twelve & K Hotel
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Association of Korean Neuroscientists

Organizer/Moderator: Young-Jin Son, PhD


Contact:

Young-Jin Son, PhD, Temple University School of Medicine
Email: yson@temple.edu
Phone: (215)926-9354,
Fax: (215)926-9325

DFG Leibniz Lecture: CHRISTIAN HAASS

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Marquis Ballroom, Salons 3 & 4
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: German Research Foundation DFG

Organizer/Moderator: Sigrid Classen


Contact:

Emily Formica, Research in Germany
Email: emily.formica@dfg.de
Phone: (202)785-4206
Web: www.dfg.de

11th Anniversary of the Christopher Reeve "Hot Topics" in Stem Cell Biology Data Blitz


Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 146AB
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: EMD Millipore and other orgs (TBD)

Organizer/Moderator: Evan Y Snyder, PhD, MD


Contact:

Evan Snyder, MD PhD , Sanford|Burnham Medical Research Institute
Email: esnyder@sanfordburnham.org
Phone: (858) 646-3158 ,
Fax: (858) 795-5273
Web: www.sanfordburnham.org

Rachel Braithwaite, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute
Email: rachelb@sanfordburnham.org
Phone: 858-795-5326,
Fax: 858-246-1575
Web: www.sanfordburnham.org

Axon Electrophysiology Symposium

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 150B
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Molecular Devices, LLC

Organizer/Moderator: Jeffery Tang


Contact:

Jeffery Tang, Molecular Devices, LLC
Email: jeffrey.tang@moldev.com
Phone: (408) 747-3734
Web: www.moleculardevices.com

Annual International Society for Serotonin (ISSR, formerly Serotonin Club) Mixer

Reception
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8pm
Location: Fado's Irish Pub
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: International Society for Serotonin Research

Organizer/Moderator: Kelly A Berg, PhD


Contact:

Kelly Berg, PhD, University of Texas Health Science Center
Email: berg@uthscsa.edu
Phone: (210) 567-3528 ,
Fax: (210)567-6952
Web: www.serotoninclub.org

Club Hypnos

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Marquis Ballroom, Salon 7
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Sleep Research Society

Organizer/Moderator: Nicholas Cekosh


Contact:

Dayna Merrow, Sleep Research Society
Email: dmerrow@srsnet.org
Phone: (630)737-9702,
Fax: (630)737-9790
Web: sleepresearchsociety.org

John Noel, Sleep Research Society
Email: jnoel@aasmnet.org
Phone: 630-737-9702
Web: sleepresearchsociety.org

Friends of Ohio State University Social

Other
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Renaissance Washington, Grand Ballroom South
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Ohio State University

Organizer/Moderator: Dana M McTigue, PhD


Contact:

Dana McTigue, PhD, Ohio State Univ Col Med
Email: dana.mctigue@osumc.edu
Phone: (614) 493-6349,
Fax: (614) 688-8742
Web: medicine.osu.edu/neuroscience/people/faculty/dana-m-mctigue-ph-d/Pages/index.aspx

Jonathan Godbout, PhD, Ohio State University
Email: jonathan.godbout@osumc.edu
Phone: 614-293-3456,
Fax: 614-323-5877

Multi-Analyte Detection Techniques for Neuroscientists: More Data from Less Sample

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 147B
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: R&D Systems, Inc


Contact:

Gregg Hickey, PhD, R&D Systems Inc
Email: gregg.hickey@rndsystems.com
Phone: (800) 328-2400 ,
Fax: (612) 379-6580
Web: www.rndsystems.com

Martin Ramsden, PhD, R&D Systems Inc
Email: martin.ramsden@rndsystems.com
Phone: 8003282400
Web: www.rndsystems.com

Knockout Rats: Generation and Characterization of More Translational Models of Parkinson's Disease

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 147A
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: SAGE Labs

Organizer/Moderator: Kevin M Gamber, PhD


Contact:

Kevin Gamber, PhD, SAGE Labs
Email: Kevin.Gamber@sageresearchlabs.com
Phone: (314)400-6610
Web: www.sageresearchlabs.com

Lara Reid, SAGE Labs
Email: lreid@sageresearchlabs.com

NIH Funding Opportunity: Longitudinal Study of Neurodevelopmental Consequences of Substance Use

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 150A
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: NIH

Organizer/Moderator: Nora D Volkow, MD


Contact:

Nora Volkow, MD, NIH/NIDA
Email: nvolkow@nida.nih.gov
Phone: (301) 443-6480 ,
Fax: (301) 443-9127

susan weiss, PhD, NIDA/NIH
Email: sweiss@nida.nih.gov
Phone: 301-443-6487

Taiwan Night

Dinner
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 103A
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Taiwan Neuroscience Society, ROC

Organizer/Moderator: Cheng-Chang Lien, PhD, MD


Contact:

Cheng-Chang Lien, MD PhD , Natl Yang-Ming Univ
Email: cclien@ym.edu.tw
Phone: 886(2)28267325,
Fax: 886(2)28215307
Web: http://lienlabnas.ym.edu.tw/lienlabwebsite/

2014 Functional Brain Imaging Symposium

Reception
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Capitol/Congress Rooms
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Olympus

Organizer/Moderator: Olympus


Contact:

Jennifer Reed, Olympus Scientific Solutions Americas
Email: jennifer.reed@olympus.com
Phone: (484)896-3188,
Fax: (484)896-7131
Web: www.olympusamerica.com

Brendan Brinkman, Olympus Scientific Solutions Americas
Email: brendan.brinkman@olympus.com

Neuroscience Downunder 2014

Reception
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: The Australian Embassy
Sponsor Category: Individual Group
Sponsored By: SfN - Melbourne Australia Chapter

Organizer/Moderator: Peter J. Crack, PhD


Contact:

Peter Crack, PhD, University of Melbourne
Email: pcrack@unimelb.edu.au
Phone: 61 (03) 83448417,
Fax: 61 (613) 8344924

Junhua Xiao, PhD, The University of Melbourne
Email: xiaoj@unimelb.edu.au
Phone: 61390359759

WWN Mentoring Circles to Increase Collaborations, Networking and Career in Neuroscience

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 209B
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: The Committee on Women in World Neuroscience (WWN) of the International Brain Research Organization (IBRO)

Organizer/Moderator: Orly Weinreb, PhD


Contact:

Emmeline Edwards, PhD, IBRO Women World Neuroscience
Email: edwardse@mail.nih.gov
Phone: (301) 594-7102

Jean King, PhD
Email: Jean.King@umassmed.edu

HEKA Electrophysiology Update

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 8pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Dogwood
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Heka Elektronik

Organizer/Moderator: Jan Dolzer, PhD


Contact:

Jan Dolzer, PhD, HEKA Elektronik
Email: marketing@heka.com
Phone: +1 902-624-0606
Web: www.heka.com

Telly Galiatsatos, BS, HEKA Instruments
Email: ussales@heka.com
Phone: +1 516-882-1155
Web: heka.com

Lafayette-Campden 2014 Touchscreen Symposium

Symposia Meeting
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 6:30pm - 9pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 207B
Sponsor Category: Commercial
Sponsored By: Lafayette-Campden Neuroscience

Organizer/Moderator: Lafayette Instrument Company


Contact:

Greg Prescott, MA, Lafayette-Campden Neuroscience
Email: market@lafayetteinstrument.com
Phone: (765) 423-1505 ,
Fax: (765) 423-4111
Web: www.lafayetteneuroscience.com

Jennifer Rider, BS, Lafayette Instrument Company
Email: jrider@lafayetteinstrument.com
Phone: 7654231505
Web: www.lafayetteinstrument.com

Marmoset Social

Reception
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 7pm - 10pm
Location: Renaissance Washington, 4
Sponsor Category: Individual Group
Sponsored By: Self

Organizer/Moderator: James A Bourne, PhD


Contact:

James Bourne, PhD, Aust. Reg. Med. Inst.
Email: james.bourne@monash.edu
Phone: 61(3)99029622
Web: www.neurorepair.net

LGBT Social

Other
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 7pm - 9pm
Location: Number Nine
Sponsor Category: Individual Group
Sponsored By: Andrew Murtishaw & SfN LGBT Neuroscientists

Organizer/Moderator: Andrew Scott Murtishaw, MA


Contact:

Andrew Murtishaw, MA, UNLV Neuroscience Doctoral Student
Email: Andrew.Murtishaw@unlv.edu
Phone: (702) 217-5922

Neuroscience in Germany XXI Social

Other
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 7:30pm - 10pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Marquis Ballroom, Salons 1 & 2
Sponsor Category: Individual Group
Sponsored By: Research in Germany

Organizer/Moderator: Sigrid Classen


Contact:

Emily Formica, Research in Germany
Email: emily.formica@dfg.de
Phone: (202)785-4206
Web: www.dfg.de

Sleep and Circadian Biology DataBlitz

Other
Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 2014 8pm - 10pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Marquis Ballroom, Salons 8,9,10
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: University of Pennsylvania

Organizer/Moderator: Aaron Laposky, PhD


Contact:

Aaron Laposky, National Institutes of Health
Email: laposkya@nhlbi.nih.gov
Phone: (301) 435-0193

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

IBS Career Opportunity Reception

Reception
Date & Time: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Marriott Marquis, Liberty Ballroom IJK
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: Institute for Basic Science

Organizer/Moderator: Institute For Basic Science


Contact:

Seonhea Sunny Kim, Institute For Basic Science
Email: sunnykim@ibs.re.kr
Phone: 82(428)788135,
Fax: 82(428)788067
Web: www.ibs.re.kr

Global Cooperation Team , Institute for Basic Science
Email: global@ibs.re.kr
Web: www.ibs.re.kr

Iranian Neuroscientists Community Annual Social Event

Other
Date & Time: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 103A
Sponsor Category: Individual Group
Sponsored By: IRNSC members

Organizer/Moderator: Mahmoud Kiaei, PhD


Contact:

Mahmoud Kiaei, PhD
Email: MKiaei@uams.edu
Phone: 501-526-5638
Web: www.irnsc.com

Amir Rezvani, PhD, Duke University
Email: azadi@duke.edu
Phone: 919-259-0959