Neurobiology Department Annual Symposium

October 8, 2014

1:00 pm / 5:00 pm


Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium

Neurobiology Department Annual Symposium
“The Neurobiology ofVision”
Honoring Dean Bok
Speakers Include:
Dean Bok, PhD, Distinguished Professor, Departments of Neurobiology and Ophthalmology
?The Genetics of Cell Biology of Age-Related Macular Degeneration?
Alapakkam Sampath,PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology
?Dark Noise in Rod Photoreceptors and Implications for Visual Threshold?
James Bisley, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Neurobiology
?The Visual Guidanceof Eye Movements?
David Williams, PhD, Professor, Department of Ophthalmology
“Participation of the RPE in the Rod Outer Segment Renewal Process- 45 Years Later?
Nicholas Brecha, PhD,, Professor, Departments of Neurobiology and Medicine
?Horizontal Cell Signaling Mediated by Calcium-Dependent Vesicular Release in the Mammalian Retina?
Michele Basso, PhD, Professor, Departments of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences
and Neurobiology
?Seeing and Deciding in Parkinson’s Disease?
Reception to Follow ? All Are Welcome