Conte Center

Vanderbilt / NIMH Silvio O. Conte Center for Neuroscience Research

save the date 2016 Conte Center Symposium is Friday, October 28th

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



8th Annual Conte Center Symposium

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The 8th Annual Symposium and Poster Session for the Silvio O. Conte Neuroscience Research Center at Vanderbilt University will be Friday, October 9, from noon to 5:30 PM in 1220 Medical Research Building III.

Click here to register for the event.


2015 speakers are:

Jennifer Blackford, Ph.D.
The Shy Brain: Neural Correlates of Risk and Resilience to Anxiety
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN

Blythe Corbett, Ph.D.
InterActing with Play: Exploring and Treating Social Stress in Autism
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN


Allison Knoll, Ph.D.
Viva La Difference: The Heritable Origins of Heterogeneity in Social Behavior
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA


Edward Kravitz, Ph.D.
Genetic Manipulations in the Fruit Fly Fight Club: How Amine Neurons Work Studied at a Single Cell Level
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA


Michael Platt, Ph.D.
Brain and Society: How Biology Shapes the Way We Behave Towards Others
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Xiang Yu, Ph.D.
The More the Better: Oxytocin Mediates Early Cortical Crossmodal Plasticity
Institute of Neuroscience
Shanghai