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Join us for ISDN2020 – the biennial conference of the International Society for Developmental Neuroscience (ISDN) – in Vancouver, one of the most outstanding convention cities in the world, surrounded by snow-capped peaks, sun drenched sands and the sparkling Pacific Ocean.
The 2020 meeting will feature an exciting and diverse scientific program focused on recent advances and future directions in fundamental and applied developmental neuroscience arranged within the following symposia:
Single cell OMIC approaches to study cell lineage and system organization
Chair: Dr. Songhai Shi, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Development of the cerebellum and cerebellar tumours
Chair: Dr. Dan Goldowitz, University of British Columbia, Canada & Dr. Michael Piper, University of Queensland, Australia
Autism spectrum disorders
Chair: Dr. Dalila Pinto, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Primary cilia in normal and pathological conditions
Chair: Dr. Jeong Ho Lee, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Republic of Korea
Development of astrocytes
Chair: Dr. Shubha Tole, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India
Epigenetics and chromatin remodeling in neural coding
Chair: Dr. Yukiko Gotoh, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Evolution and cortical expansion of the human brain
Chair: Dr. Fumio Matsuzaki, RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology, Japan
Adult neurogenesis
Chair: Dr. Freda Miller, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Canada
Non-coding elements and human brain development
Chair: Dr. Flora Vaccarino, Yale School of Medicine, USA
Abstracts are invited for short talks and posters on all aspects of developmental neuroscience by March 20, 2020.
As in previous years, ISDN will provide a number of travel and poster awards for trainees.