Schedule

Friday July 8th – All talks to be held in the Shapiro Campus Center Theater

8:30-9:30 – Check in and light refreshments (Shapiro Campus Center Atrium)

9:30 – Welcome, Joe Mindell, NINDS, NIH
9:40 – Opening Remarks, Ron Leibowitz, President, Brandeis University
9:55 – Raimund Dutzler, University of Zurich
10:30 – Alessio Accardi, Weill Cornell Medical College

11:05 – Coffee break (Shapiro Campus Center Atrium)

11:25 – Randy Stockbridge, University of Michigan
11:55 – Gary Yellen, Harvard Medical School
12:30 – Ron Kaback, UCLA

1:05 – Lunch (open to registered attendees) (Shapiro Campus Center Atrium)

2:00 – Rick Aldrich, Session Chair, The University of Texas at Austin
2:10 – Simon Newstead, University of Oxford
2:45 – Merritt Maduke, Stanford University

3:15 – Coffee break (Shapiro Campus Center Atrium)

3:40 – T.Y. Chen, University of California Davis
4:15 – Introduction, Irv Epstein, Brandeis University
4:25 – Rod MacKinnon, Rockefeller University

Saturday July 9th – All talks to be held in the Shapiro Campus Center Theater

8:30-9:30 – Check in and light refreshments (Shapiro Campus Center Atrium)

9:30 – Welcome
9:40 – Dan Oprian, Session Chair, Brandeis University
9:50 – Crina Nimigean, Weill Cornell Medical College
10:20 – Baruch Kanner, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
10:50 – Ming-Feng Tsai, Brandeis University

11:20 – Coffee break (Shapiro Campus Center Atrium)

11:35 – David Clapham, Harvard Medical School
12:05 – Joe Mindell, NINDS, NIH
12:35 – Janice Robertson, University of Iowa

1:00 – Lunch (open to registered attendees) (Shapiro Campus Center Atrium)

2:00 – Carole Williams and Luci Kolmakova-Partensky, Session Chairs, Brandeis University
2:10 – Fran Ashcroft, University of Oxford
2:40 – Rob Blaustein, Merck

3:20 – Coffee break (Shapiro Campus Center Atrium)

3:30 – Bill Kobertz, University of Massachusetts
4:00 – Introduction of the Great Pooh Bah
4:15 – His Excellency, Chris Miller

6:00 – Reception (open to registered attendees) (Faculty Club)
6:45 – Dinner (open to registered attendees) (Faculty Club)