Spring Brain Conference 2023 Scientific Program:

 

The scientific program for Spring Brain Conference 2023 will include the following Keynote Speakers and Plenary Sessions:

 

Keynote speakers:

 

Evan Deneris, Ph.D.

Case Western Reserve University

Department of Neuroscience

 

Li Gan, Ph.D.

Weill Cornell Medicine

Brain and Mind Research Institute

 

Bruce Trapp, Ph.D.

Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic

Department of Neurosciences

 

 

Plenary Sessions and Session Organizers:

 

 

  • Neuroimmune Mechanisms in Health and Disease

Dimitrios Davalos, Ph.D.

Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic

Department of Neurosciences

  • Leveraging Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell technology to study CNS disorders

 

Valentina Fossati, Ph.D.

The New York Stem Cell Foundation 

Research Institute

 

  • Stroke

 

Joao Gomes, M.D.

Cleveland Clinic

Neurological Intensive Care Unit and Cerebrovascular Center

  • Multiple Sclerosis

 

Daniel Reich, M.D., Ph.D.

Translational Neuroradiology Section

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

 

  • Novel insights into CNS effects of commonly used drugs- including nicotine

Jeffrey Joyce, Ph.D.

Florida State University College of Medicine
 

  • Visual Spatial Navigation

Aasef Shaikh, M.D., Ph.D.

Department of Neurology

University Hospitals, Cleveland Medical Center

  • Neurodegeneration

Jorge Palop, Ph.D.

Gladstone Institutes

University of Californis, San Francisco

  • Epilepsy

TBD

  • Trainee presentations (oral presentations from trainees, selected from submitted abstracts)

 

TBD

 

Each plenary session will host 3 oral presentations (20 min presentation and 5 min discussion each)

Additional sessions and speaker details will be added to the program soon