2013 Jungers Center Symposium
The 5th Annual Jungers Center Symposium was held May 6, 2013 in the
Vey Conference Center at OHSU.
Propagation of Alzheimer's pathology through the brain-mechanistic insights and therapeutic opportunities
Karen Duff, Ph.D.
mRNA traffic, local translation and neurodegenerative disease
Gary Bassell, Ph.D.
High-throughput genetic screens to define mechanisms of human neurodegenerative diseases
Aaron Gitler, Ph.D.
From Charcot to Lou Gehrig: Mechanism and therapy in ALS and beyond
Don Cleveland, Ph.D.
University of California, San Diego
2012 Jungers Center Symposium
New Imaging Technologies, New Insights into the Brain
The 4th Annual Jungers Center Symposium was held on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 in the Vey Conference Center at OHSU.
Using Connectomics to Reveal Circuit Motifs
Jeff Lichtman, M.D.
Getting a Feeling for the Circuit: Imaging Neuronal Ensembles with Objective-Coupled Planar Illumination Microscopy
Tim Holy, Ph.D.
Imaging of Functional Connectivity in Cortical and Subcortical Circuits
Tianyi Mao, Ph.D.
In Vivo Imaging of Cortical Circuits, Before, During and After Ischemia
Tim Murphy, Ph.D.
University of British Columbia
2011 Jungers Center Symposium
Repairing the nervous system: Lessons from flies, fish, and mice
The Third Annual Jungers Center symposium was held on Monday, May 16, 2011 in the Vey Conference Center at OHSU.
From long-lived axons to a short-lived protein: WldS and Nmnat2
Michael Coleman, Ph.D.
Babraham Institute, Cambridge
Modeling human motoneuron diseases in zebrafish: Approaches and outcomes
Christine Beattie, Ph.D.
Ohio State University, Columbus
The axonal injury response: Lessons from flies and mice
Aaron DiAntonio, Ph.D.
Washington University, St. Louis
A novel role for TGF-beta signaling in adult neurogenesis
Tony Wyss-Coray, Ph.D.
2010 Jungers Center Symposium
Glial-Neuronal Interactions: Implications for Neurologic Diseases
The Second Annual Jungers Center symposium was held on Monday, May 17, 2010 in the Vey Conference Center at OHSU. Featured speakers were Klaus-Armin Nave (Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, Gottingen), Elior Peles (Weizmann Institute), Will Talbot (Stanford University) and Jonah Chan (University of California, San Francisco). The speakers provided a timely update of their work on neural-glial interactions for more than 120 attendees.
Myelination and the glial support of axon function
Klaus-Armin Nave, Ph.D.
Max-Planck-Institute of Experimental Medicine, Göttingen
How Schwann cells assemble Nodes of Ranvier
Elior Peles, Ph.D.
Glial development and myelination in zebrafish
William S. Talbot, Ph.D.
Maximizing the myelinogenic potential of individual oligodendrocytes for repair
Jonah Chan, Ph.D.
University of California, San Francisco
2009 Jungers Center Symposium
Axonal Degeneration and Regeneration: Towards an understanding of the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer's and related diseases.
Axon auto-destruction and glial immune functions during Wallerian degeneration.
Marc Freeman, Ph.D.
University of Massachusetts
Common mechanisms of axonal degeneration and regeneration block.
Julie Pinkston-Gosse, Ph.D.
Signaling axonal regeneration in the adult CNS.
Marie Filbin, Ph.D.
In vivo pathogenesis of immune-mediated axon damage.
Martin Kerschensteiner, Ph.D.
Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich