Monday, October 21, 2013
GRAND OPENING of the SUNY Upstate Medical University Neuroscience Research Building
Event includes reception and first tours of the new building.
Three Renowned Speakers Reflect on the Excitement and Promise of Brain Research:
1. "Crossing Boundaries: Science in the 21st Century
Dr. Susan Hockfield
President Emerita and Professor of Neuroscience
Massachusetts institute of Technology
2. "The Brain Today and Tomorrow: Looking in and Looking Out"
Dr. Nicholas Spitzer
Director of the Kavli Institute for Brain and Mind
Professor of Neurobiology
University of California San Diego
3. "From the Brain Activity Map (BAM) Project to New Treatments"
Dr. Dennis Choi
Director of the Neurosciences Institute
Professor and chair of the Department of Neurology
SUNY Stony Brook
This is the first of a two-day celebration on brain research