A picture of neurons in the brain

2023 Brigham Neuroscience Day

Organized By:

Brigham Research Institute, Department of Neurology


Marshall A. Wolf Conference Center; Hale 3rd Floor

Start Time:

February 7, 2023 9:00 am EST

End Time:

February 7, 2023 7:00 pm EST

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This event is co-sponsored by the Brigham Research Institute (BRI) and the Department of Neurology but is open to all the Brigham and Women’s Hospital community interested in neuroscience research.

The event will feature a keynote address by Dr. Daniel H. Geschwind via Zoom, short talks by BWH faculty, panel discussion, and a poster session featuring the latest work of Brigham labs working in the neuroscience field.

Trainee Q&A with Dr. Daniel Geschwind

Dan Geschwind, MD PhD, Professor of Human Genetics and Vice Chancellor for Precision Medicine at UCLA, will be meeting with small groups of trainees between 12-1:30PM by Zoom. Please RSVP now so you can reserve a spot to meet with him. This is open to anyone at BWH in a training position (graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, residents, fellows)

Visit our Poster Site

Those that register for the event will be sent the password to view the poster and the abstracts online. The posters are organized by sessions: Session 1 is from 5:30-6:05pm and Session 2 from 6:15-6:50pm on February 7th. 


Location: Marshall A. Wolf Conference Center; Hale BTM 3rd floor (unless otherwise noted)

9:00-9:30 AM – Welcome and coffee/breakfast

9:30-10:30 AM – Neuroimmunology Internal talks (Rocky Barilla, Hong-Gyun Lee, Ana Anderson)

10:45-11:45 AM – Precision Neurology Internal talks (Chris Anderson, Joanna Korecka-Roet, Clemens Scherzer, Tracy Young-Pearse)

12:00-1:30 PM – Trainee Q&A with Dr. Daniel Geschwind (Zoom)

1:30-2:45 PM – Keynote: Daniel Geschwind, UCLA (via Zoom, broadcast in Wolf) “Neurology in the Age of Genomics and Systems Biology” Lunches available in Wolfe for attendees

3:00-4:00 PM – Brain Circuit Therapeutics Internal talks (Michael Fox, Andreas Horn, Shan Siddiqi)

4:00-5:30 PM – Panel discussion: Translation from Bench-to-Bedside (Moderator: Tanuja Chitnis and Panelists: Roger Hajjar, Vik Khurana, Howard Weiner)

5:30-7:00 PM – Poster Session and Reception, Poster Awards Ceremony (Hale Café Atrium, Hale BTM 1st Floor)