Vision and the Brain - 10 novembre 2017

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The National Eye Institute invites you to join us for

"Vision and the Brain,"

the opening symposium celebrating NEI’s 50th anniversary in 2018. This event celebrates the contributions of NIH Distinguished Scientist Robert H. Wurtz, Ph.D.


Date: Friday, November 10, 2017, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at the Washington, D.C., Marriott Marquis hotel. The symposium will address the contribution of visual systems neuroscience to action, perception and cognition.


A reception will immediately follow the symposium. Registrants are also invited to join a dinner honoring Bob Wurtz, whose research over 50 years at NIH has explored the organization of the brain underlying visual perception and the control of eye movement.


Speakers include:


Michael Goldberg,  Columbia University

Dora Angelaki, Baylor College of Medicine Michele Basso,  University of California Los Angeles Okihide Hikosaka, National Eye Institute William Newsome, Stanford University Marlene Cohen, University of Pittsburgh Nicole Rust, University of Pennsylvania Tony Movshon, New York University Eric Kandel, Columbia University


For the complete program and registration, go to .



Bruce Cumming


Chief, Laboratory of Sensorimotor Research National Eye Institute Bldg 49 Room 2A50 NIH, Bethesda MD 20892-4435 Phone 301 402 8097 Fax 301 402 0511


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