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Marquette University College of Health Sciences

Functional Neuroscience Symposium

Friday, July 19, 2013

The College of Health Sciences at Marquette University presents the second annual Functional Neuroscience Symposium. This series of seminars from college neuroscientists working within the Integrative Neuroscience Research Center will cover topics ranging from mechanisms of brain trauma and neural degeneration to new therapeutic strategies for addressing spinal cord injury and neuromotor dysfunction. A series of lectures on the neurobiology of stress, addiction, and neuropsychiatric diseases will also be offered. In total, eight seminars will be presented with an option for participants to attend four. The program will begin at 1:30pm with registration commencing at 1:00pm on Friday July 19th, 2013.

Lectures will be held in Cramer Hall (604 N. 16th St, Milwaukee, WI).

Registration fee: $50.

Participants may choose up to four of the eight listed topical presentations.* 

Call (414)288-5053 to register. To register via fax, click here for registration form and fax to (414) 288-7948.

Symposium Schedule

Session

Room A

Room B

Room C

Room D

One (1:30)

1

4

8

6

Two (2:30)

1

3

5

7

Three (3:30)

2

3

5

8

Four (4:30)

2

4

7

6


* Most lecture combinations possible.

Presentation Titles

  1. “Neurobiology of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder” (Dr. Paul Gasser)
  2. “Medication Development for Schizophrenia Treatment” (Dr. David Baker)
  3. "Motivation, Reward and Addiction” (Dr. Behnam Ghasemzadeh)
  4. “Pathophysiology of Alzheimer’s Disease” (Dr. Behnam Ghasemzadeh)
  5. “Cortical Contributions to Locomotor After Stroke” (Dr. Sheila Schindler-Ivens)
  6. "Recent Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Treatment” (Dr. Murray Blackmore)
  7. “Deep Brain Stimulation: Applications for Neurological Disease” (Dr. Tina Stoeckmann)
  8. "Obesity and the Brain" (Dr. SuJean Choi)


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