7:30 AM

Registration and Poster-set up Session 1

8:15 AM

  • Dr. Waleska Crespo, President
    Universidad Central del Caribe
  • Dr. Delia Camacho, Dean of Research & Graduate Studies
    Universidad Central del Caribe
  • Dr. Astrid Zayas, President
    Puerto Rico Neuroscience


8:30 AM

  • Dr. Michelle L. Olsen

    School of Neuroscience, Virginia Tech
    Invited by: Universidad Central del Caribe
    Sponsored by: PR-INBRE (P20GM103475 NIGMS-NIH)

9:30 AM
Graduate Student Mini-Blitz

9:45 AM
Concurrent activities

  • Poster session 1
    Morning break

10:45 AM
Graduate Student Mini-Blitz

11:00 AM

  • Dr. Kevin Jones

    Dept. of Pharmacology, University of Michigan
    Invited by: University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
    Sponsored by: NeuroID

12:00 PM                    LUNCH

Lunch Break

1:00 PM
Poster Session 2

2:00 PM

  • Dr. Peter Gaskill

    Invited by: Ponce Health Sciences University
    Sponsored by: PHSU-RISE (R25GM082406)

3:00 PM
Afternoon Break

Concurrent activity:
Can plastics be the reason for the lack of reproducibility?
By Dr. Leonardo Valdivieso-Torres,
USA Scientific International

3:15 PM                     

  • Dr. Chiara Manzani

    Invited by: University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus
    Sponsored by: COBRE

4:15 PM
Closing Remarks

4:30 PM
Business Meeting