Saturday Mar 14, 2015
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Hyatt Regency Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Optogenetics Tools, Techniques and Applications in Neuroscience and Neurochemistry
Chair: Shan Ping Yu
This Workshop will consist of lectures and wet-lab demonstrations of ongoing optogenetic experiments. In the afternoon, the Delegates will be given the option to visit the Yerkes National Primate Research Center Field Station in Lawrenceville, GA.
Speakers from Emory University:
•Shan Ping Yu, M.D., Professor of Anesthesiology, Neuroscience Division
•Ling Wei, M.D., Professor and John E. Steinhaus Endowed Chair in Anesthesiology
•Robert Gross, M.D. Ph.D., Professor, Departments of Neurosurgery, Neurology, Biomedical Engineering
and Neuroscience and Director Translational Neuroengineering Laboratory
•Arthur English, Ph.D., Professor of Cell Biology and Rehabilitation Medicine
•Ken Berglund, Research Associate, Department of Neurosurgery
$100 Faculty / $50 Student
Registration is limited and must be made by Jan 15. No money is required at this time. If you are selected to participate in the Workshop, we will notify you and you will have 14 days to pay the registration fee. Transportation will be provided to Emory and Yerkes and back to Hyatt.