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CONNECT Symposium Program


2020 CONNECT symposium program

Tuesday, February 11

8:00 - 9:00 am 

Breakfast and Check-in

9:00 - 9:15 am

Opening Remarks

William Newsome

Vincent V.C. Woo Director, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
Harman Family Provostial Professor
Professor of Neurobiology

Chaitan Khosla

Baker Family Co-Director, Stanford ChEM-H
Wells H. Rauser and Harold M. Petiprin Professor
Professor of Engineering and of Chemistry

Carolyn Bertozzi

Baker Family Co-Director, Stanford ChEM-H
Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Humanities and Sciences
Professor of Chemistry

9:15 - 9:55 am

Systemic regulation of brain aging and function

Tony Wyss-Coray

D.H. Chen Professor II
Department of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Stanford University

9:55 - 10:35 am

Artificially manipulating positive and negative memory engrams in healthy and maladaptive state

Steve Ramirez

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Boston University

10:35 - 11:15 am

Temporally-resolved calcium integration for tagging and manipulation of activated cellular ensembles

Alice Ting

Professor of Genetics and of Biology
Department of Chemistry
Stanford University

11:15 - 11:40 am

Break 

11:40 - 12:20 pm

The functional diversity of entorhinal cells: frameworks for navigation and episodic memory

May-Britt Moser

Professor/Director
Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience
Centre for Neural Computation

12:20 - 1:00 pm

Strategies for drugging undruggable targets in oncology: From K-Ras to drug resistance

Kevan Shokat

Professor and Chair
Department of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology
University of California, San Francisco

1:00 - 1:10 pm

Closing Remarks

William Newsome

Vincent V.C. Woo Director, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
Harman Family Provostial Professor, Professor of Neurobiology

Chaitan Khosla

Baker Family Co-Director, Stanford ChEM-H
Wells H. Rauser and Harold M. Petiprin Professor of Engineering and of Chemistry

Carolyn Bertozzi

Baker Family Co-Director, Stanford ChEM-H
Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Humanities and Sciences

1:15 - 2:15 pm

Boxed Lunch