It will take place on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 from 9:00am - 4:30pm in MBRB, 900 S Ashland Ave, 60607 in the 1st floor auditorium (#1017).
Interested faculty, graduate and undergraduate students and researchers are invited to attend. Please share this information with your colleagues.
Here is the lineup for the day. You can attend one session or all. Lunch is provided to attendees. All this information is also available at https://www.saxenalab.com/symposium
and in the attached flyer.
9:00-9:30 Sign in
9:30-10:10 Lisa Taneyhill, University of Maryland "Neural crest-
placode cell interactions during cranial gangliogenesis"
10:10-10:50 Andy Groves, Baylor College of Medicine "Audio, video,
disco… How short and long range signals establish sensory
fate in the cochlea"
11:10-11:50 Carole LaBonne, Northwestern University "Evolutionary
origins of the vertebrate peripheral nervous system"
11:50-12:30 Brian Link, Medical College of Wisconsin "Genetic screen
in zebrafish for factors important for optic nerve health"
1:30-2:10 Vicky Prince, University of Chicago "Zebrafish neural
crest migration: A prickly problem"
2:10-2:50 Data Blitzes by UIC Graduate Students
3:10-3:50 Paolo Forni, SUNY Albany "Apical, basal or…? New
findings about the terminal differentiation of vomeronasal
3:50-4:30 Simon Alford, University of Illinois at Chicago "The motor
command system - from brain to spinal cord"