Society for Neuroscience Oregon Chapter Meeting 2015
March 27 and 28, 2015
McMenamins Edgefield Winery
Registration Deadline: March 20, 2015
Student/Post Doc, $95
Guest of registrant (meals only), $50
SpeakersDavid H. Gutmann, Washington University, St. Louis
The Ecology of Low-Grade Brain Tumors
Allison Coffin, Washington State University, Vancouver
A Fishing Expedition for Better Hearing: Hair Cell Death and Protection in a Zebrafish Model
Taking Out the Trash: The Brain, Sleep and Alzheimer's Disease
Patrick Chappell, Oregon State University
Reproducing the brain's control of reproduction? Potential roles of neuroendocrine reproductive axis components in osteosarcoma
Mini-Symposium on the Neuroscience of Cancer
Steven Matsumoto, Oregon Health & Science University
Loss of SNF5 in Schwann Cells: A Novel Model of Tumor-Associated Neuropathic Pain
High-Dose Chemotherapy Disrupts the Hippocampal Extracellular Matrix: A Novel Mechanism Underlying Chemobrain
Awards will be presented for best student and post-doc posters and oral presentations. Registration and abstract submission deadline: March 20, 2015.
Abstract Submission Instructions
Submit abstract to Dr. Larry Sherman at firstname.lastname@example.org. In the body of the email text, indicate presentation preference (poster or oral) and if you are a faculty member, post-doc, or student. Abstracts must be submitted as Microsoft Word documents. Please write your title in sentence case (first letter is capitalized; remaining letters are lower case). Do not bold or italicize your full title.
List all authors who contributed to the work discussed in the abstract. The presenting author must be listed in the first author slot of the list. Include contact information for each author listed.
The body of your abstract should be no more than 2,300 characters, including punctuation (not spaces).
Use standard abbreviations. When using abbreviations for chemical compounds, spell out full for the first mention, followed by the abbreviation in parentheses. Do not abbreviate compounds in the abstract title.
Enter the source(s) of contributed support to the research conducted within the abstract. Grant numbers may be listed here.
Deadline to submit your abstract is extended to Wednesday, March 26, 2014.
Hotel information: A room block has been arranged for attendees of this meeting. To make a hotel room reservation, please call McMenamins Edgefield directly at (800) 669-8610 and reference “OHSU Brain Institute” or online. If making your reservation online, please use code 1404OHSUN to get a room in our block. Rooms in the block will be released February 27, 2015; please make your reservation before this date.
Please note that the cost of this conference covers all meals and meeting materials (including an abstract book).
You are welcome to bring a guest to this conference (non participating guest, but will be eating meals). The cost per guest is $50 and includes 3 meals and snacks. You may register this person(s) when you register online for the conference.
March 271 p.m.
Registration and Poster Session I
Mini-symposium on the Neuroscience of Cancer
Keynote Address - Dr. David Gutmann: The Ecology of Low Grade Brain Tumors
March 289 a.m.
Oral Presentations Session I
Break and Poster Session II
Oral Presentations Session II
Awards and Adjournment