5 May 2017: CCNP Mini-Symposium and NIMH Director Joshua Gordon

CCNP will be hosting its inaugural mini-symposium on Friday, May 5 at Rutgers University. CCNP co-directors Yael Niv and Steve Silverstein will be speaking along with CCNP investigators Nathaniel Daw and Molly Erickson. The mini-symposium coincides with a visit from NIMH Director, Joshua Gordon. Dr. Gordon will be giving the 2017 Strongwater Endowed Chair Lecture entitled “On Being a Circuit Psychiatrist”. A brief schedule is listed below. Please see the attached flyers for more information.

10:00-10:30     Steve Silverstein – “Computational modeling of low level visual processing impairments in schizophrenia”

10:30-11:00     Molly Erickson – “Computational modeling as an approach for identifying neural substrates of high-level visual abnormalities in schizophrenia”

11:00-11:30     Nathaniel Daw – “Deliberation, compulsion, and anxiety”

11:30-12:00     Yael Niv – “Tonic dopamine, response vigor and mood”

2:00-3:00        Joshua Gordon
– “On Being a Circuit Psychiatrist”

CCNP Mini-Symposium
Strongwater Lecture – Joshua Gordon