The Vanderbilt/NIMH Silvio O. Conte Center for Neuroscience Research invites you to join us for our 7th annual symposium, Good Vibrations: Neuromodulation in Sensory Development, Integration, and Plasticity.
The Symposium will be held in 1220 MRB III with the poster session and reception in the adjoining lobby . The poster session and reception begins at noon with the Symposium starting at 1 p.m.
The speakers for this year's event are:
Carissa Cascio, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University: "A Sense of Something Different: Neural Correlates of Sensory Response Patterns in Autism Spectrum Disorder"
Mark Wallace, Ph.D. Vanderbilt University, Conte Center: "The Merging of the Senses: Serotonergic Influences on Multisensory Function"
Laura Hurley, Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington: "Mice on Prozac: Social Neuromodulation in the Auditory System"
Xiang Yu, Ph.D., Institute of Neuroscience, Shanghai: "Getting it All Together: Oxytocin Mediates Early Experience-Dependent Crossmodal Plasticity in the Sensory Cortex"
Takao Hensch, Ph.D., Harvard University: "A Balancing Act: Plasticity/Stability Across Brain Development"
Please feel free to forward this invitation to any faculty, staff or students that may be interested in attending. Click here to register for the Symposium or visit the Symposium page at http://vandyconte.org. If you have any questions about the event, please email Denise.Malone@vanderbilt.edu.
Contact: Denise Malone