Conte Center

Vanderbilt / NIMH Silvio O. Conte Center for Neuroscience Research

Final Conte Meeting Wednesday, May 3, Ronald Emeson presenting


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Vanderbilt University
465 21st Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37232
615-936-1898
For more information,
please contact Denise Malone.



Conte Center Cores

The Vanderbilt Silvio O. Conte Center for Neuroscience Research supports 5 primary core facilities. These include one administrative and four scientific cores:


Administrative Core
Core Director: Randy Blakely
Core Co-Director: Mark Wallace
Core Administrator: Mary Michael-Woolman
Conte Program Manager: Denise Malone

Bioanalytical Core
Core Director: Paul Gresch
Core Research Assistant:

Molecular Neuroanatomy Core
Core Director: Pat Levitt
Core Co-Director: Juli Wu
Core Research Assistant: Anddre Valdivia


Physiology and Behavior Core
Core Director: Douglas McMahon
Core Co-Director: Fiona Harrison
Core Research Assistant: Krista Paffenroth

Bioinformatics Core