DAY-1

 

p. magistretti welcome address

Pierre Magistretti

thomas Insel

Thomas Insel

Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg

Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg

ATTENTION & AROUSAL

  • Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg : Neurogenetic and environment risk mechanisms of severe mental illness
  • Christian Büchel: The neural basis of fear generalization in humans
  • Bo Li: The role of the habenula-projecting globus pallidus in behavioral reinforcement
  • Gero Miesenböck: Operation of a homeostatic sleep switch
  • Andreas Tolias: Structure and Computations of Cortical Microcircuits

 

LEARNING & MEMORY

  • Jonathan Flint: The genetics of major depression
  • Tobias Bonhoeffer: How experience changes synapses in the mammalian brain
  • Paul Frankland: Hippocampal neurogenesis and forgetting
  • Gavin Rumbaugh: Synapse and circuit dysfunction associated with neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Steve Siegelbaum: Normal and abnormal social memory storage through the hippocampal CA2 region

Evening : Public Conference by Thomas Insel

 

 

DAY-2

 

Mike Shadlen PERCEPTION & MONITORING

  • Trevor W. Robbins: Attention to action: A neurobehavioural dimension for neuropsychiatric disorders
  • Michael O’Donovan: Genes, synapses and schizophrenia
  • Matthew Rushworth: Contrasting roles for ventromedial prefrontal cortex and anterior cingulate cortex in decision making
  • Mike Shadlen: Probabilistic reasoning and decision making: we are not deep nets
  • Ray Dolan: Representing value for self and others

 

lunch  
 
Lunch and Poster session

 

REWARD & AVERSION

  • Susanne Ahmari: Identifying neural circuit changes underlying OCD-like bahaviors
  • Barry Everitt: Neural mechanisms of compulsive drug seeking in addiction
  • Robert Malenka: Neural mechanisms of social reward
  • Kerry Ressler: Neurogenetic approaches to fear and PTSD: from mice to men
  • Dan Salzman: Neural mechanisms for learned and regulated emotional behavior

 

DAY-3

 

SOCIAL PROCESSES & COMMUNICATION

  • Declan Murphy: From bench to bedside
  • Claudia Bagni: Mitochondrial dysfunctions in ASD and schizophrenia
  • Robert Froemke: Oxytocin, maternal behavior, and excitatory-inhibitory balance
  • Hailan Hu: Neural mechanism of social hierarchy
  • James McPartland: Biomarkers of social-communicative development in autism
Pico Caroni

Pico Caroni