Brain Awareness Week

Neuroscience Research Day 2011

Thank you to all the students, faculty members, and volunteers who made Neuroscience Research Day 2011 a great success.

The keynote lecture was presented by Dr. Karl Deisseroth. Dr. Deisseroth is an associate professor of bioengineering and psychiatry at Stanford University and has published in highly regarded journals as a pioneer in the budding field of optogenetics. His lab focuses on developing optical neuroengineering technologies for noninvasive imaging and control of brain circuits.

Keynote title: Optogenetics: Development and Application