NEUROSCIENCE ACROSS THE CHARLES

Date: 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 12:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Student Organization Center at Hilles, 59 Shepard Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

An HBI Symposium Celebrating Cross-Campus Collaborations

Wednesday October 18, 2017
12:00pm-5:30pm
Student Organization Center at Hilles
59 Shepard Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

REGISTER HERE 

12:00 to 1:00 Lunch
1:00 to 4:30 Lectures
4:30 to 5:30 Reception

HBI Symposia SpeakersDecoding cellular diversity in the nervous system
Paola Arlotta and Lisa Goodrich   
Joint Lecture


The genetic basis of natural behavior
Bob Datta and Hopi Hoekstra
Lecture by Dr. Hoekstra

Gene regulatory networks for cell fate determination in the retina
Connie Cepko & Sharad Ramanathan
Lecture by Dr. Cepko and Sam Melton, Graduate Student in Ramanathan Lab

Genes that Regulate Sleep Across Species
Dragana Rogulja & Alex Schier  
Lecture by Dr. Rogulja

DNA Breakage and Repair in Neural Diversity and Disease
Fred Alt & Sunney Xie
Lecture by Dr. Alt and Longzhi Tan, Graduate Student in Xie Lab