Program

A brief version of the program is shown below; you can download the complete program (including abstracts) by clicking here.

2015 General Conference Schedule

 All conference activities will take place in the Texas Union Shirley Bird Perry Ballroom (3.202)

Edvard Moser and May-Britt Moser,  Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Lake Austin Dinner Cruise to follow Keynotes


Saturday, April 13th , 8:45 am- 6:15 pm
Speaker Sessions 1-3, General Poster Sessions

Speaker Session 1: Molecular approaches to the study of learning & memory

Co-Moderators

Kimberly Raab-Graham, UT Austin, Department of Neurobiology
Gary Bassell, Emory University, Department of Cell Biology

Speakers:

Gary Bassell, Emory University, Department of Cell Biology
Rick Huganir, Johns Hopkins University, Department of Neuroscience
Coleen Murphy, Princeton, Department of Molecular Biology
David Sweatt, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Dept. Neurobiology

General Poster Session I: Open to all meeting registrants

Speaker Session 2: Human approaches to the study of learning & memory

Co-Moderators
Alison Preston
, UT Austin, Department of Neurobiology
Elizabeth Phelps, New York University, Department of Psychology

Speakers:
Morgan Barense, University of Toronto, Department of Psychology
Neal Cohen, University of Illinois, Department of Psychology
Ken Norman, Princeton, Department of Psychology
John O’Doherty, CalTech, Department of Psychology


Speaker Session 3: Synaptic approaches to the study of learning & memory

Co-Moderators
Kristen Harris
, UT Austin, Department of Neurobiology
Michael Ehlers, Pfizer, Neuroscience Research Unit

Speakers:
Michael Ehlers, Pfizer, Neuroscience Research Unit
Dan Feldman, UC Berkeley, Department of Neurobiology
Kelsey Martin, UCLA, Department of Biological Chemistry
Kimberly McAllister, UC Davis, Center for Neuroscience


General Poster Session II: Open to all meeting registrants


Cocktails and Buffet Dinner

 

Sunday, April 14th , 9 am-12:00 pm
Speaker Session 4

Speaker Session 4: System approaches to the study of learning & memory

Co-Moderators
Mike Mauk
, UT Austin, Department of Neurobiology
Eve Marder, Brandeis, Department of Biology

Speakers:
Sarah Bottjer, University of Southern California, Dept. of Neurobiology
Jim Knierim, Johns Hopkins University, Department of Neuroscience
Eve Marder, Brandeis, Department of Biology
Javier Medina, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychology