Eighth Annual Symposium of the Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
October 21, 2021 — 9:00 am - 6:00 pm PT
Paul Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center, Stanford University
The Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute presents a scientific symposium exploring the addiction epidemic, from neuroscience to policy.
Speakers include Yasmin Hurd from Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine, Brian Kobilka of Stanford University, George Koob from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Marina Picciotto from Yale University and Valerie Voon from Cambridge University. Please note that some speakers will be presenting via Zoom due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The symposium will also feature a fireside chat with Associate Justice Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar of the California Supreme Court and a special session with Lenny Bernstein of the Washington Post focused on how scientists and educators can work more effectively with the media.
After the talk series, attendees are invited to an outdoor poster session and reception.
Register to attend the symposium in person or via live-stream
In-Person Registration Deadline: October 6, 2021 Poster Session Registration & Poster Submission Deadline: October 15, 2021 *
Virtual Attendee Registration Deadline: October 20, 2021
* The Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute will print all posters submitted by the deadline free of charge. Presenters registered by the deadline may also elect to print their posters themselves.