WCNP 2019 – 31st Annual Meeting

: Symposia :


Note for Presenters: There will be provisions for PowerPoint presentations ONLY, i.e. no slides, overheads, etc. A laptop computer (PC compatible) with a computer projector will be available. The laptop has CD/DVD Rom drive and a USB port for those that wish to load their presentations on this computer.


The Richard F. Thompson New Concepts Session
Chair: Janelle C. LeBoutillier
Participants:  Open to all participants.  PowerPoint presentations on new ideas, findings or techniques. All participants in the New Concepts session MUST load their presentation on the conference computer prior to this session.  Please bring your CD, DVD or Memory Stick to the meeting room one hour prior to the session.

Social Neuroscience - From Cells to Social Behavior
Chair: Tobias Kalenscher
Participants: Hee-Sup Shin, Christian Keysers, Philippe Tobler, Patricia Lockwood and Tobias Kalenscher.

Hippocampal-Cortical Regulation of Memory Consolidation and Retrieval
Chair: Steve Maren
Participants: Christina Alberini, Roger Clem, Jelena Radulovic and Steve Maren.

Synaptic and Circuit Mechanisms for Generating Grid Firing Patterns
Chair: Stefan Leutgeb
Participants: Edvard Moser, May-Britt Moser, Jeffrey Taube and Stefan Leutgeb.

Rethinking Content-Based Parcellation of the Medial Temporal Lobe
Chair: Sara Burke
Participants: Lee Ryan, Rebecca Burwell, Inah Lee, Jim Knierim and Sara Burke.

Reward Learning and Expectation in Frontal Cortex Networks
Chair: Alicia Izquierdo
Participants: Kate Wassum, Peter Rudebeck, Robert Wilson and Alicia Izquierdo.

Systems Genetic Analysis of Neural Plasticity in the Context of Neurological Disease
Chair: Catherine Kaczorowski
Participants: Seth Grant, Megan Mulligan, Wayne Frankel, Elissa Chesler and Bruno Averbeck.

Mechanisms and Consequences of Immune Activation in Neuropsychiatric Disorders
Chair: Harley Kornblum
Participants: Kimberley McAllister, Staci Bilbo, Alcino Silva and Harley Kornblum.

Rethinking Content-Based Parcellation of the Medial Temporal Lobe
Chair: Sara Burke
Participants: Lee Ryan, Rebecca Burwell, Inah Lee, Jim Knierim and Sara Burke.

The Role of Gamma Rhythms in Memory Processing
Chair: Laura Colgin
Participants: Elizabeth Buffalo, Simon Hanslmayr, Brett Foster and Laura Colgin.

Sensory Processing and Plasticity in Autism Spectrum Disorders
Chair: Susanne Schmid
Participants: Mark Wallace, Andreas Frick, Mani Ramaswami and Susanne Schmid.