20th Neuroscience at Storrs

2016 Neuroscience BrochureMonday, October 24th, 2016 from 5pm to 8:30pm in Laurel Hall, first floor, Storrs Campus.

Please share this invitation with your students, postdocs, and fellow researchers. An itinerary of the symposium is reported below and in the attached brochure.

We look forward to your participation.


For general inquiries about the event, please contact the organizers:

Dr. Bin Feng (fengb@uconn.edu) – Dr. Sabato Santaniello (sabato.santaniello@uconn.edu) in the Biomedical Engineering department.




(5-6pm) Keynote lecture: This year our keynote speaker is Prof. David Ginty from Harvard University (https://www.hms.harvard.edu/dms/neuroscience/fac/Ginty.php) with a talk on “A Molecular-genetic Approach to Decoding the Sense of Touch”


(6pm – 8:30pm) Reception, poster session and data blitz: A reception will follow the keynote lecture along with a poster session and short podium presentations (a.k.a. “data blitz”). Trainees with an interest in neuroscience are warmly encouraged to contribute to the poster and podium presentations. A prize will be assigned to the best short presentation. Further details will be emailed separately.

Poster for event can be found at this link