2005 meeting:
UCLA, June 1, 2005

8:30 am
Continental Breakfast

9:00 am
Welcome and Opening Remarks- Alcino Silva, Departments of Neurobiology, Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, and Psychology, UCLA

Chair: Michael Fanselow, Department of Psychology, UCLA

9:05 am
Postsynaptic Mechanisms of Facilitation and Learning in Aplysia
David Glanzman, Departments of Physiological Sciences, and Neurobiology, and the Brain Research Institute, UCLA

9:35 am
Age-Dependent Memory Deficits in a Transgenic Model of Alzheimer's Disease
Frank LaFerla, Department Neurobiology & Behavior, UCI

10:05 am
The Dynamics of Choice: How Leeches Make Behavioral Decisions
William Kristan, Section of Neurobiology, Division of Biological Sciences, UCSD

10:35 am
Protein Dynamics at Hippocampal Synapses
Erin Schuman, Division of Biology, Caltech; Howard Hughes Medical Institute

11:05 am
Coffee Break

Chair: David Glanzman, Ph.D., Departments of Physiological Science, and Neurobiology, and the Brain Research Institute, UCLA

11:30 am
Molecular and Cellular Cognition: From the Lab to the Clinic
Alcino Silva, Departments of Neurobiology, Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, and Psychology, UCLA

12:00 pm
Molecular Networks in Memory Processing: Insights from Aplysia
Thomas Carew, Department Neurobiology & Behavior, UCI

12:30 pm
Lunch Break

Chair: Alcino Silva, Ph.D., Departments of Neurobiology, Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, and Psychology, UCLA

2:00 pm
Carlos Portera-Cailliau, Department of Neurology, UCLA

2:30 pm
Connectivity and Spareness
Gilles Laurent, Division of Biology, Caltech

3:00 pm
Sensory Coding and Learning
Michael Leon, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, UCI

3:30 pm
Coffee Break

Chair:
Larry Swanson, Director, NIBS Neuroscience Program, University of Southern California, Los Angeles

4:00 pm
Memory Systems and Susceptibility Genes for Schizophrenia
Tyrone Cannon, Departments of Psychology, and Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA

4:30 pm
Itzhak Fried, Departments of Surgery (Neurosurgery), and Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA

5:00 pm
A Role for the Amygdala in Coding Expected Outcomes
Andrea Chiba, Department of Cognitive Science, and Neuroscience Program, UCSD

5:30 pm
Reception --Gonda Building First Floor Conference Room, 1357

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