Call for applications for the RIKEN BSI Summer Program 2015
Research and Intensive Lecture Course Opportunities in Japan

Call for applications for the RIKEN BSI Summer Program 2015
Research and Intensive Lecture Course Opportunities in Japan

Sculpting Neural Circuits and Behavior
Understand the mechanism of neural circuit and behavior development from molecular, physiology and imaging technology.

Schedule:
【Plan A】 Internship and Lecture Course, June 10 – August 5, 2015
【Plan B】 Lecture Course, July 20 – 24, 2015
*We will accept 15 interns for the Internship and Lecture Course (Plan A) and 30 participants for the Lecture Course (Plan B).

Deadline for applications: February 28, 2015

Invited Lecturers:
Allan Basbaum, UCSF
Kazuo Emoto, University of Tokyo
Michela Fagiolini, Harvard University
Wenbiao Gan, NYU Langone Medical Center
Aaron Gitler, Stanford University
Takao Hensch, Harvard University
Roozbeh Kiani, NYU
Valerio Mante, Institute of Neuroinformatics
Masanori Matsuzaki, National Institute for Basic Biology
Nirao Shah, UCSF
Rachel Wong, University of Washington
Akihiro Yamanaka, Nagoya University

RIKEN BSI Summer Program 2015 Organizing Committee:
Tomomi Shimogori (Molecular Mechanisms of Thalamus Development)
Andrea Benucci (Neural Circuits and Behavior)
Hokto Kazama (Circuit Mechanisms of Sensory Perception)
Hitoshi Okamoto (Developmental Gene Regulation)

For more information and applications, visit our website:
http://www.brain.riken.jp/en/summer/

Inquiries: info.summer@brain.riken.jp