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IBANS mini-symposium February 7th

Announcing the first IBANS mini-symposium for 2014…

Mini-symposium Program:
Friday, February 7th, 2014

1:50   Welcome and introduction (Bute Lecture Theatre D)

New IBANS members (Bute Lecture Theatre D):

2:00   Dr Javier Tello, School of Medicine
“The reproductive Brain: It starts with a “Kiss””

2:20   Dr Thomas Otto, School of Psychology and Neuroscience
“Towards a Boolean framework of multisensory decision making”

2:40   Dr Christian Rutz, School of Biology
“Automated mapping of social networks in tool-using New Caledonian crows”

3:00   Coffee/tea break (Bute C28)

Guest speakers (Bute Lecture Theatre D):

3:20   Prof Rob Brownstone, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
“Sensorimotor confluence: spinal microcircuits for limb movement”
(www.medicine.dal.ca/research/motorcontrol.html)

4:00   Prof Abdel El Manira, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
“Deconstructing the locomotor microcircuits in zebrafish”
(www.neuro.ki.se/elmanira/index.html)

4:40   Posters and refreshments (Bute C28)