Upcoming Events

Science Café Series

Portland Community College - Willow Creek
241 SW Edgeway Beaverton (NW 185th near Baseline)

7:00 pm
February 5 - A CRISPR Primer Jon Hennebold, Ph.D.
February 12 - Genetic ReMODELing: Creating Superior Models for Infectious Disease Research Benjamin Burwitz, Ph.D.
February 19 - Gene Therapies to Treat Hearing Loss John Brigande, Ph.D.
February 26 - The Science and Ethics of "Three-Parent" and"CRISPR" Babies Paula Amato, M.D., M.C.R.

ONPRC Scientific Symposium hosted by the Division of Neuroscience.

Advances in Neuroscience: Behavior, Development and Disease
April 5, 2019 ″8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Montagna Auditorium, OHSU, West Campus, Beaverton, OR

Topic areas will include:

  • Neurodevelopment
  • Neurocircuitry and behavior
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Cerebral vasculature

We are excited to announce our keynote speakers for this year's meeting:

Afonso Silva, Ph.D.
Chief Cerebral Microcirculation Section, NIH National Institute on Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Margaret Livingstone, Ph.D.
Takeda Professor of Neurobiology, Harvard University

Dayu Lin, Ph.D.
Dept. Psychiatry and Neuroscience and Physiology, New York University

Natalie Zahr, Ph.D.
Dept. Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University

Registration is free, and includes breakfast, lunch and an optional tour of the Center, but space is limited so please register early! 

Abstract submissions for the poster session during the afternoon wine and cheese reception are encouraged for an opportunity to highlight your research and participate in collaborative discussions. Abstract submission deadline: February 22, 2019 (300 word limit). Please submit your abstracts to sachal@ohsu.edu. Authors will be notified by email regarding abstract acceptance by March 8, 2019.