2021 Annual Retreat
September 29 - October 1, 2021
Holiday Inn, Wrightsville Beach, NC
The retreat is a student-organized event: fourth year students take the lead role in planning the retreat and, with input from the entire student body, select a speaker, choose the venue, and decide important aspects of the scientific and social planning.
GUEST SPEAKERShai Silberberg, Ph.D. Director of Research Quality at NIH NINDS
Dr. Shai D. Silberberg is the Director for Research Quality at the NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) leading the Institute efforts to increase the excellence of science and the completeness of research reporting.
GUEST SPEAKERLisa Stowers, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Scripps Research
Dr. Lisa Stowers is a full professor in the Department of Neuroscience at Scripps Research, La Jolla, CA. Her research uses molecular approaches to identify how neurons function to generate complex mammalian behavior.
For questions related to the retreat contact Jorg Grandl.