NACS Innovation Symposium

The NACS Innovation Symposium is a special event held in the summer. Each symposium has a broad theme relating to areas of interest represented in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science.  Past themes have included “Neurogenetics” and "Neuroengineering." 

This year's NACS Innovation Symposium took place on July 11, 2017, in the Bioscience Research Building. The agenda can be found below.

9:00-9:30 AMContinental Breakfast
9:30-9:45Welcome
9:45-10:55

Talks

  • Dr. Margaret McCarthy, University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Medicine
  • Dr. Elena Silva, Georgetown University
10:55-11:10Break for Coffee and Refreshments
11:10-12:20 PM

Talks

  • Dr. Mary Kay Lobo, University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Medicine
  • Dr. Francis McMahon, National Institute of Mental Health, NIH
12:20-1:00Lunch
1:00-2:30Speaker Panel (for students only)

Click here to see photos from the 2017 Symposium.

Click here to see photos from the 2016 Symposium.