DETAILED PROGRAM COMING SOON!

Program-at-a-glance

Friday, June 07, 2019

Scientific Meeting

8.30 - 5.00

Registration Desk Open

9.00 - 9.10

Opening Remarks
Convocation Hall

Dr. Renée Douville
Co-Chair, MNN 2019 Scientific Meeting
Associate Professor,  Richardson College for the Environment and Science Complex, University of Winnipeg

Dr. Domenico Di Curzio
Co-Chair, MNN 2019 Scientific Meeting
Postdoctoral Fellow,  Department of Biology and Psychology, University of Winnipeg

9.10 - 10.30

Genetics of neurodevelopment
Convocation Hall

Opening Keynote 
Dr. Daniel Goldowitz (UBC)

Dr. Albert Chudley (UManitoba)

10.30 - 10.45

Refreshment & exercise break
Convocation & Leatherdale Halls

10.45 - 12.00

Historical perspectives on neuropathology
Convocation Hall

Dr. Delia Gavrus (UWinnipeg, History)
Saskatchewan representative:  Dr. Alex Rajput (USaskatchewan)

 Breakout session – Emotional/cognitive neuroscience 
Leatherdale Hall

Dr. Stephen Smith (UWinnipeg, Psychology)
Dr. Rachel Herron (UBrandon) – tentative
Dr. Amy Desroches (UWinnipeg, Psychology)

12.00 - 13.00

Taco bar lunch!
Convocation & Leatherdale Halls

13.00 - 14.15

Neuro-oncology
Convocation Hall

Dr. Tamra Werbowetski-Ogilvie (UManitoba, Regenerative Medicine)
Dr. Thomas Klonisch (UM, Anatomy)
Dr. Sabine Hombach-Klonisch (UM, Anatomy)

14.15 - 15.45

Poster session, refreshments & exercise break
RCE Atrium

15.45 - 16.50

Focus on ALS
Convocation Hall

Dr. Domenico Di Curzio (UWinnipeg, Psychology & Biology)

Closing Keynote
Dr. Janice Robertson
(UToronto)

16.50 - 17.00

Closing remarks
Convocation Hall

Dr. Renée Douville (UWinnipeg)
Dr. Domenico Di Curzio (UWinnipeg, Psychology & Biology)

Evening Event

17.00 - 19.00

Networking mixer & neuroscience art silent auction
Winnipeg Art Gallery