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Accelerating U.S.-Israel Neuroscience and Neurotechnology Collaborations, Washington, DC, Sept. 12, 2012

Accelerating U.S.Israel Neuroscience & Neurotechnology Collaborations

September 12, 2012 –Washington D.C.


The U.S.- Israel Neurotechnology and Neuroscience Conference will bring together leading scientists from academia and industry to showcase cutting edge technologies and research and development in the U.S. and Israel investigating brain function and disorders leading to breakthroughs in the diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders. Sessions will focus on: Memory and Brain Training, Brain-Inspired Computing Technology and Brain Machine Interface, Post Traumatic Stress Disorders, Trauma and Stroke, Brain Cancer and Neurodegenerative Diseases.
The program will include the following speakers:
The Honorable Patrick Kennedy, Co-Founder, One Mind for Research
The Honorable Michael Oren, Israel Ambassador to the United States
Keynote speaker: Dr. Steven Hyman, Director of the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, Broad Institute at Harvard and MIT
When: Wednesday, September 12, 2012 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern Time
Where: The National Academy of Sciences Building 2100 C St. NW Washington, D.C. 20037

Admission is free but due to space limitations, only registered guests will be admitted


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