10th Annual Neuroscience Symposium
The 10th Annual Neuroscience Symposium was held at the Monroe Center in Greenville, NC on November 25th, 2008. The symposium schedule included 30 minutes for invited speakers, 20 minutes for ECU faculty (2 in morning and 2 in afternoon), 15 minutes for student speakers selected from submitted abstracts, and a poster session.
Keynote address: Dr. George Kunos, Scientific Director, NIAAA, Bethesda MD.
Title: Endocannabinoids and Energy Homeostasis
Dr. Frank Johnson, Dept. of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee FL.
Title: Brain Pathways for Behavioral Variation and Selection in a Vocal-Learning Songbird
Harriet and John Wooten Lecture: Dr. Michael Irizarry, Director of Epidemiology (Neurosciences), GlaxoSmithKline, Raleigh, NC.
Title: Biomarkers and Imaging Markers in Alzheimer Disease
Edwin W. Monroe AHEC Conference Center
200 Venture Tower Drive