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Wednesday, July 10, 2013
at 2pm

The Brain Science Institute presents a mini-symposium on the Brain Activity Map. It will be held on Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm in the Tilghman Auditorium and Turner Concourse at the East Baltimore Campus. The presentations will start at 2:00 pm, followed by a poster session at 4:00 pm.

Topics & Speakers:

  • In vivo engagement of astrocyte networks in cortical and cerebellar circuits, Dwight Bergles, Ph.D., Professor, Neuroscience
  • The Open Connectome Project: A Data-Intensive Architecture for the Vision and Analysis of Brain Structure, Randal Burns, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science 
  • Neural encoding of auditory objects in complex acoustic scenes, Mounya Elhilali, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering 
  • Fiber optic cellular Imagers for real-time in vivo imaging of brain and neurotransmitters, Jin U. Kang, Ph.D., Jacob Suter Jammer Professor of Electrical Engineering, Chair, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Micro OCT and Multiphoton Imaging Techniques, Xingde Li, Ph.D., Professor, Biomedical Engineering 
  • Two-photon microscopy in monkey and ferret visual cortex, Kristina Nielsen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Neuroscience 
  • Cortical ensemble and synaptic activity during tactile detection in miceDaniel O’Connor, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Neuroscience and Bsi
  • Mapping brain activity during social communication using wireless neural recording technologyXiaoqin Wang, Ph.D., Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Neuroscience and Otolaryngology

Call for Posters: Research scientists, students, and faculty are invited to participate in poster presentations and discussions of innovative research relevant to Brain Activity Map. Posters can be 4x6 or 3x5. To be included, please send poster title and authors to Barbara Smith at bsmith13@jhmi.edu.

Please rsvp to Barbara Smith via bsmith13@jhmi.edu or 410-955-4504.

Symposium Flyer