Delaware Neuroscience Symposium

14 December, 2017 All day

9:30 am – 5:30 pm

December 14, 2017

Executive Banquet and Conference Center

205 Executive Drive, Newark, DE 19702

This event is free, but registration is required

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Seating is limited!

Serotonin and Autism Therapeutics: Insights from Human Mutations and Mouse Models  Randy Blakely, PhD

Professor, Biomedical Science

Florida Atlantic University Brain Institute

Surprising Origins of Sex Differences in the Brain Margaret McCarthy, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology
University of Maryland School of Medicine

12:30 – 1:30                                      Networking Lunch
Neural mechanisms of visual-motor integration and the neural basis of cognition Tirin Moore, PhD

Professor of Neurobiology

Center for Mind, Brain and Computation

Stanford University

3:15 – 5:15                    Poster session and judging of posters
Announcement of poster prize winners and 2017 Neuroscientist of the year


We gratefully acknowledge the support of our sponsors for this event:

  • The NIH-Funded Delaware Center for Neuroscience Research (P20-GM103653)
  • The Delaware Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience
  • Delaware INBRE