NGP Symposium Schedule - USC Neuroscience Graduate Program

10th Annual Neuroscience Graduate Program
Student Symposium Schedule
January 28, 2015
Radison Hotel 3540 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, California 90007
9:00 am
Check In/ Breakfast & Poster Setup
9:30 am
Opening Remarks
Speaker: Judith Hirsch, Ph.D.
9:45 am
Katie Wallin
Anabolic-androgenic steroids alter decision
making and reduce dendritic spine density in the
nucleus accumbens
10:10 am
Matthew Ellis
Uniting Functional and Morphological
Classification of Mouse Retinal Ganglion Cells
10:35 am
Coffee Break
10:45 am
Poster Session A
12:00 pm
1:30 pm
Poster Session B
2:45 pm
Coffee Break
3:10 pm
Radhika Palkar
TRPM8 and a cool solution to acute itch
3:35 pm
Brian Leung
Of flies, of mice, and men: Tales of TREM2 innate
immunity in Alzheimer's disease
4:00 pm
Honored Guest Lecturer:
Anders Dale, Ph.D. (UCSD)
5:15 pm
Closing Remarks & Awards
5:30 pm
Happy Hour J
6:30 pm
Dinner with Dr. Anders Dale