This is a multi-disciplinary neuroscience seminar that spans many subspecialties including translational modeling to better quantify brain injury and repair.
Those who would benefit in participation of this seminar:
Anyone with an interest in brain injury across the lifespan is welcome to attend. Clinicians, Scientists and trainees from Neurology, Developmental Medicine, Neuropsychology, Psychiatry, Rehab Medicine, Anesthesia & Critical Care, Neonatology, Neurosurgery, Neuropathology, Pediatrics and Neuroscience across KKI and JHU are regular participants in this seminar series.
Guest speakers are:
“Neuroimaging Studies of Brain Development in Children with Prenatal Substance Exposure” - Linda Chang, M.D., M.S., Professor and Vice Chair for Faculty Development; Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine; Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Maryland, School of Medicine
“Acetyl-L-Carnitine Neuroprotection in Developing Brain” - Mary C. McKenna, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland, School of Medicine
“Developmental Alcohol Exposure Stunts the Maturation of Multisensory Integration” - Alexandre E. Medina, Ph.D., Associate Professor; Associate Chair, Basic Science Research Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland, School of Medicine
“So Much to Learn from the Blink of an Eye: Eye Blink Conditioning Detects Cerebellar Deficits in Hypoxic Ischemic Rats” - Jaylyn Waddell, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland, School of Medicine
Lauren Jantzie, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology and Neurosurgery; Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Kennedy Krieger Institute
The chat function will only be used for asking questions to the speakers and not for real-time dialogue among audience members. Specifically, the host will read the questions posed to the speaker at the end of the presentation. When you are asking a question, please write your name, affiliation and position as well as the question you have via chat. The host will then read them out to the speaker at the end.
This free educational/training seminar is open to Kennedy Krieger Institute and Johns Hopkins staff only. Register for this event and screen share and dial-in information will be sent to you as part of your confirmation email.
Please contact Peggy Squirewell, Squirewell@kennedykrieger.org, 443-923-9312.
Tuesday, November 24 at 4:00pm to 6:00pmVirtual Event