CNUP: Center for Neuroscience

CNUP Annual Retreat

21st Annual CNUP Retreat

September 7-9. 2007

Oglebay Resort and Conference Center

Wheeling, West Virginia


Hugo J. Bellen, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute;  Professor, Departments of Molecular and Human Genetics, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Division of Neuroscience, and Program in Developmental Biology, Baylor College of Medicine

"Novel Pre-Synaptic Proteins Required for Synaptic Transmission"


Sam Kunes, Ph.D.

Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University

"Neural Circuits and Their Plasticity in Drosophila"


Helen S. Mayberg, M.D.

Professor, Psychiatry and Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine

"The Role of Neuroimaging in the Development of Deep Brain Stimulation for Depression"


Alan Watts, Ph.D.

Director, Neuroscience Research Institute; Professor of Biological Sciences, Physiology and Biophysics, University of Southern California

"Blood Glucose: A View From The Hypothalamus"