2017 SfN NCF Chapter Conference
Thank you to everyone who attended the 2017 North Central Florida Society for Neuroscience Chapter Conference! We had a lot of fun and hope everyone learned something at our wonderful poster session, panel, data blitz, and lectures.
NCFSfN Officers with Keynote Speaker Dr. Rebecca Burwell
Back Row: Kelly DeMars, Leslie Gaynor, Joseph McQuail, Sruti Rayaprolu
Front Row: Joseph Lebowitz, Abbi Hernandez, Dr. Rebecca Burwell, Caesar Hernandez, Kevin Strang
POSTER COMPETITION RESULTS
First Place Graduate Student
Kv2.1 and the Dopamine Transporter Interact in Dopaminergic Neurons
Second Place Graduate Student
Neuropathology in the BAC transgenic mouse model of C9orf72 ALS/FTD
Third Place Graduate Student
Optogenetic inactivation of basolateral amygdala during deliberation in a delay discounting task reduces choice impulsivity in young rats.
First Place Undergraduate Student
Group II and Group III metabotropic glutamate receptors are required for normal working memory and are lost with age in the prefrontal cortex
Second Place Undergraduate Student
Age-Related Alterations in Working Memory and Intertemporal Choice in Fischer 344 x Brown Norway Hybrid Rats
Third Place Undergraduate Student
Regional and age-related analysis of cilia patterning within the olfactory epithelium.
Dr. Changjun Yang
Adropin Is Profoundly Neuroprotective In Experimental Ischemic Stroke
DATA BLITZ PARTICIPANTS
L to R: Matthew Hamm, Amrutha Pattamatta, Christina Moloney, Abbi Hernandez, Kelly DeMars, Sean Turner, Caitlin Orsini, Michael Pace
Danielle Sambo recieves Outstanding Service Award
NCFSfN President Sruti Rayaprolu gives award to past-President Danielle Sambo