Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 8:30 am – 3:15 pm
Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC)
320 S. Euclid Avenue
St. Louis, MO
This year’s symposium, “Gut Feeling: Microbiome Effects on the Nervous
System in Health and Disease” will include presentations by several
world-renowned experts on the interplay between microbiome and CNS
development, nervous system homeostasis and neurologic disorders.
There will be an opportunity for junior faculty, postdoctoral fellows
and students to present a poster and win an award for best posters in
the postdoctoral fellow and student category.
|9:00||Opening Remarks – Jeffrey I. Gordon, MD, Robert J. Glaser Distinguished University Professor and Director of Center for Genome Sciences, Department of Pathology & Immunology, Washington University|
|9:10||Introduction – Robyn Klein MD, PhD – Professor, Department of Medicine, Director of CNND, Washington University|
|9:20||Introduction to Speakers – Anne Cross, MD, Professor, Department of Neurobiology, Co-Director of CNND, Washington University|
|9:30||Josef Anrather, VMD Professor of Neuroscience, Feil Family Brain & Mind Research Institute, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York|
|10:00||Haydeh Payami, PhD, Lead Investigator of the NeuroGenetics Research Consortium Department of Neurology, University of Alabama, Birmingham|
|10:45||John Bienenstock, CM, MD (Hon), FRCP, FRCPC, FRSC Distinguished University Professor, Pathology & Molecular Medicine, Director, The Brain Body Institute (BBI), McMaster University|
|11:15||Elaine Y. Hsiao, PhD, Assistant Professor, Integrative Biology & Physiology, University of California, Los Angeles|
|11:45||Ana Maria Arbeleaz, MD, MSCI, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology & Diabetes Research, Patient Oriented Research Unit, Washington University School of Medicine|
You may contact Robyn Klein, MD, PhD, director of Center for Neuroimmunology and Neuroinfectious Diseases at email@example.com.