The Symposium 2012

Small Brains, Big Ideas-PLUS Neurobiological Insights from Invertebrates

Seeding ideas for the future of Science
Museo Naval, Valparaíso, Chile
November 6th, 2012
9:00 am – 6:00 pm 

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  • Overview: Dr. John Ewer,  Universidad de Valparaíso
  • Dr. Mark Alkema, UMASS Med, USA: Behavior in C. elegans 
  • Dr. Vivian Budnik, UMASS Med, USA : Synaptic formation in Drosophila
  • Dr. Michael Francis, UMASS Med, USA: Synapse function in C. elegans
  • Dr. Carolina Rezával, University of Oxford, UK: Behavior in  Drosophila
  • Dr. Steven Reppert, UMASS Med, USA: Navigation in Butterflies
  • Dr. Brian H. Smith,  University of Arizona, USA: Learning in Bees
  • Dr. Scott Waddell, University of Oxford, UK: Learning in Drosophila

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