Labroots is excited to present the 6th annual event in the Neuroscience Virtual Event Series. Neuroscience 2018 aims to explore the mechanisms of neural function from the molecular to the network level in health and disease. World renowned experts and thought leaders discussed the dynamics of brain function at various levels of consciousness, the mechanisms of functional networks and their modulation, and neuronal plasticity in recovery, as well as therapeutic approaches for symptomological amelioration.
Speakers included Harvard professors Dr. Jeremy D. Schmahmann, Dr. Emery Brown, and Dr. Larry Benowitz; Albert Einstein College of Medicine professor and chairman Emad Eskander, Stanford professor Dr. Natalie Rasgon, USC professor Dr. Terence D. Sanger; and Federal University of Pernambuco professor Dr. Mauro Copelli.
Neuroscience 2018 main topics included:
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By participating in this virtual event and watching webcast presentations, you can earn Free Continuing Education (CE) and/or Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits. To earn educational credits, you must view an entire presentation. Following the presentation, you must click on the educational credit link provided for that particular speaker and follow the required process. Once you have completed the process, you will receive a certificate for the educational credit.
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Warren M. Zapol Prof. of Anaesthesia Harvard Medical School, Prof. of Computational Neuroscience MIT, Director, Neuroscience Statistics Research Laboratory, Anesthetist, Massachusetts General
Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School Founding Director, Ataxia Unit Cognitive Behavioral Neurology Unit Director, Massachusetts General Hospital
Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurological Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center
Professor of Neurosurgery and Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Neurosurgical Innovation and Research Endowed Professor, Boston Children's Hospital
Product Manager, Canon Biomedical
Project Manager, BrainXell, Inc.
Product Specialist Functional Genomics, MilliporeSigma
Canada Research Chair in Brain Plasticity and Development, Professor of Physiology and Pharmacology and Psychology, University of Western Ontario
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology, and Integrative Systems Biology, GW Institute for Neuroscience
Investigator & Co-Director of the Neurotherapeutics IWI, Lundquist Institute (Formerly "LA BioMed"); Assistant Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Department of Neurology
Application Scientist, NanoString Technologies, Inc.
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Director, Center for Neuroscience in Women's Health, Stanford University School of Medicine
Senior Scientist, MilliporeSigma
Assistant Professor of Biopharmaceutical Sciences, Keck Graduate Institute School of Pharmacy
Senior Director of Therapeutic Development and Associate Scientist in Children's Health Research Center, Sanford Research
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