Columbia University in the City of New York

Jun 1, 2023

Zuckerman Institute Postdoctoral Seminar eXtramural

ZIPS-X is a neuroscience symposium that promotes late-stage postdocs from external institutions at Columbia University's Zuckerman Institute.

June 1st, at the Jerome L. Greene Science Center (9th floor lecture hall)

ZIPS-X interest form

You will have the opportunity to:

- Present your work to the ZI community
- Connect with ZI trainees
- Form mentoring relationships with select ZI faculty


Schedule of activities:

- 9:30 am: Coffee and introduction 

- 10:00 am: Adel Avetisyan (Oregon Health and Science University) on "How do axons degenerate?"

- 10:30 am: Cecile Siobhan Verbaarschot (University of Pittsburgh) on "Conveying tactile object characteristics through customized intracortical microstimulation of the human somatosensory cortex"

- ­­­11:00 am: Coffee break 

- ­­11:15 am: Sikoya Marie Ashburn (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) on "Cerebellar connectivity within working memory sub-networks in children with ADHD"

- 11:45 am: Swati Gupta (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai) on "Investigating the underlying contribution of AMPA receptor dynamics in the non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's"

- 12:30 -1:45 pm: Trainee lunch 

- 5:00 pm: Reception 


Interested in attending ZIPS-X or having lunch with the speakers? Sign up here

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