CNUP: Center for Neuroscience

24th Annual CNUP Retreat

September 10-12, 2010
Oglebay Resort and Conference Center
Wheeling, West Virginia


Steven M. Chase, Ph.D.

Post-doctoral Research Associate, Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh; Department of Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University; Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition

    Visuomotor adaptation observed through a brain-computer interface

Nadia Chaudhri, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Concordia University

    The complex role of environmental cues in relapse to drug seeking

J. David Jentsch, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry & Bio-behavioral Sciences, Associate Director for Research of the Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles

    Risk-Related Decision Making: From Genes to Circuits to Addictions

Bruce S. McEwen, Ph.D.

Alfred E. Mirsky Professor and Head of the Margaret Milliken Hatch Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology, The Rockefeller University

    Sex, Stress and the Brain: Hormone Action Above the Hypothalamus via

    Novel Mechanisms

Jean-Christophe Rochet, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Medicinal Chemistry And Molecular Pharmacology, Purdue University

    Mechanisms of alpha-synuclein neurotoxicity and DJ-1 neuroprotection in

    Parkinson’s disease

Nathan E. Schoppa, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus

    Control of Information Transfer by Local Circuit Interactions in Olfactory

    Bulb Glomeruli