June 4, 2010, Embassy Suites Hotel in Lexington, KY

AGENDA

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7:00 to 8:00 a.m. REGISTRATION, CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST and POSTER SETUP
8:00 to 8:10 a.m. WELCOME:
Edward D. Hall, Ph.D., SCoBIRC Director
8:10 to 9:00 a.m. KEYNOTE SPEAKER:
Albert J. Aguayo, M.D., McGill University
CNS Regeneration: A Retrospective
9:00 to 9:40 a.m. Michael J. Fehlings, M.D., Ph.D., University of Toronto
Repair and Regeneration of the Injured Spinal Cord: From Molecules to Man
9:40 to 10:40 a.m. BREAK and POSTER SESSION
10:40 to 11:20 a.m. Oswald Steward, Ph.D., University of California, Irvine
Enhancing Axon Regeneration in the Injured Spinal Cord
11:20 a.m. to
12:00 p.m.
Linda J. Noble-Hausselein, PhD., University of California, San Francisco
Matrix Metalloproteinases and Spinal Cord Injury: From Pathogenesis to Emerging Roles in Wound Healing
12:00 to 1:30 p.m. LUNCH
1:30 to 2:10 p.m. Bryan E. Kolb, Ph.D., University of Lethbridge
Brain Plasticity and Behavior: Principles for Rehabilitation Strategies
2:10 to 2:50 p.m. Amy K. Wagner, M.D., University of Pittsburgh
Exploring Dopamine Transmission After Experimental TBI
2:50 to 3:50 p.m. BREAK and POSTER SESSION
3:50 to 4:30 p.m. Michelle LaPlaca, Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology
Does Neurotrauma in a Dish Mimic Human Injury
4:30 to 4:45 p.m. CLOSING SUMMARY AND REMARKS:
James W. Geddes, Ph.D., SCoBIRC Associate Director

Symposium Contact

For more information and to get on mailing list, contact:

Liz Jones
Symposium Coordinator
Spinal Cord & Brain Injury Research Center (SCoBIRC)
University of Kentucky
741 S. Limestone Street, BBSRB, B481
Lexington, KY 40536-0509

E-mail: lizj@email.uky.edu


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