Amsterdam Neuroscience, 3rd Annual Meeting
Venue: Johan Cruijff ArenA
ArenA Boulevard 1, 1101 AX Amsterdam
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Poster presenting: There is no free submission: Poster presenters will be selected by program leaders of each research program. For selected poster presenters: Final abstract submission deadline: September 3, 2018 via e-mail to Anita Osinga.
09:30 Word of the directors: Arjen Brussaard & Diederik van de Beek
09:45 Research Reports
Meike Bartels (VU Univ Amsterdam): The genetics of a happy life
Frank Jacobs (UvA): Genomics of human brain evolution
Odile van den Heuvel (VUmc): Vulnerability and neuroplasticity in OCD
Miranda Olff (AMC): The psychobiology of trauma
10:45 Coffee break
11:15 Pecha Kucha
- Brain Imaging
- Complex Trait Genetics
- Brain Mechanisms
- Neuroinfection- & inflammation
- Neurovascular Disorders
- Compulsivity, Impulsivity & Attention
- Mood, Anxiety & Psychosis
12:30 Poster market and lunch
14:00 Swammerdam lecture
Lawrence Steinman (Stanford University School of Medicine, California USA): "Inflammation" in Multiple Sclerosis is vastly different than "inflammation" in Neurodegenerative Diseases
14:45 Interview of the speaker
15:15 Patient-demo: interview of MS patient(s)
15:45 Perspective lecture
- Joep Killestein (Vumc): Towards precision medicine in Multiple Sclerosis
16:15 Awards for best poster and Pecha Kucha presentations
16:30 Sponsored reception:
- Drinks and Touch the grass