SAVE THE DATE: Neuroscience at Storrs Symposium, October 29th, 2019

Dear Colleagues,
On behalf of the Neuroscience Steering Committee, you are cordially invited to the 23rd ANNUAL NEUROSCIENCE AT STORRS SYMPOSIUM on Tues, October 29th, 2019 from 3:30 pm-8:30 pm in Dodd / Bousfield on the Storrs campus.

This annual event brings together the neuroscience community at UConn from across diverse departments and schools including the departments of Physiology and Neurobiology, Psychological Sciences, Neuroscience (UCHC), Biomedical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Electrical and Computer Engineering and The Connecticut Institute for the Brain and Cognitive Sciences.

As our Keynote Speaker this year, we are lucky to host Dr. Marina Picciotto, the Charles B. G. Murphy Professor of Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Neuroscience.

In addition, we will be holding a data blitz (short-format podium presentation), poster session and reception. Students and postdoctoral fellows are enthusiastically encouraged to participate in the poster and data blitz presentations (with prizes!). Further details and sign-ups to follow. 

Please share this invitation with faculty members, students, postdoctoral fellows and scholars in your Department/Institute. Further details, along with a poster to distribute, will follow later in the month. 

For general inquiries about the event, please contact Dr. Alex Jackson ( in the Dept. of Physiology and Neurobiology. 

We look forward to your participation!



Alexander C. Jackson, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology and Neurobiology
University of Connecticut
Torrey Life Science, Rm 115
Storrs, CT, 06269