Conference on Systems Neuroscience and Rehabilitation (SNR2012)

Rapidly growing knowledge in systems neuroscience may help to expand the range of activities possible for persons with disabilities; however, practical application of this knowledge requires cooperation between experts in different research fields. At this conference, the speakers and audience will be from a wide range of research fields, including systems neuroscience, psychology, neurology, and engineering, and the attendees will discuss possibilities in this regard.

Date: March 14–15, 2012

Place: Conference room 6F, College of the National Rehabilitation Center for Persons with Disabilities (Tokorozawa, Japan)

Host: Research Institute of the National Rehabilitation Center for Persons with Disabilities

Facilitator: Kenji Kansaku, MD, PhD

Language: English

Speakers List:
  • March 14, 12:50–18:00
    Dr Mark Hallett (NINDS): Keynote Lecture
    Dr Kenji Kansaku (National Rehab Center)
    Dr Toru Ogata (National Rehab Center)
    Dr Yasuharu Koike (Tokyo Tech)
    Dr Lauri Parkkonen (Aalto Univ/Elekta)
    Dr Hiroshi Yokoi (UEC/Tokyo Univ)
  • March 15, 9:00–13:00
    Dr Patrick Haggard (UCL): Special Lecture
    Dr Tatsuya Mima (Kyoto Univ)
    Dr Tadashi Isa (NIPS): Special Lecture
    Dr Toru Takumi (Hiroshima Univ)

Poster presentations from young investigators will also be scheduled.