The first international symposium for frontend brain science of the University of Yamanashi

Date:February 21 ~ 22, 2018
Venue: Hitotsubashi Hall Seminar room 1, 2

February 21 (Wed)
10:00 ~ 10:10
Opening remarks

Session 1: Systems neuroscience
10:10 ~ 10:35
Takanori Uka (University of Yamanashi, Integrative Physiology)
10:35 ~ 11:00
Ken-Ichiro Tsutsui (Tohoku University)
11:00 ~ 11:45
Tim Hanks (University of California Davis)

Session 2: Molecular mechanisms of presynaptic transmission
13:00 ~ 13:25
Toshihisa Ohtsuka (University of Yamanashi, Biochemistry)
13:25 ~ 13:50
Keiko Matsuda (Keio University)
13:50 ~ 14:35
Sam Young (University of Iowa)

14:35 ~ 14:55
Break

Session 3: Imaging of brain function
14:55 ~ 15:20
Kazuo Kitamura (University of Yamanashi, Neurophysiology)
15:20 ~ 15:45
Masanori Murayama (RIKEN BSI)
15:45 ~ 16:30
Xiaowei Chen (Third Military Medical University)

16:30 ~ 16:50
Break

Special lecture 1:
16:50 ~ 17:50
George Augustine (Nanyang Technological University)

17:50 ~ 18:50
Poster session

19:00 ~ 21:00
Banquet

February 22 (Thu)
Special lecture 2:
9:30 ~ 10:30
Masamitsu Iino (Nihon University)

10:30 ~ 10:50
Break

Session 4: Glia and disease
10:50 ~ 11:15
Schuichi Koizumi (University of Yamanashi, Neuropharmacology)
11:15 ~ 11:40
Hajime Hirase (RIKEN BSI)
11:40 ~ 12:25
Justin Lee (KIST)

12:25 ~ 12:35
Closing remarks