An especially popular
event is the Annual Neuroscience Retreat, which is held each
fall at Pere Marquette State Park in Grafton, IL, near St. Louis ( Route 100, PO Box 158, Grafton, IL 62037). This
well-attended event includes a mixture of academic, social,
and outdoor activities in a relaxed setting and attractive
environment. The informal atmosphere encourages interactions
among students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty from different
departments and different subdisciplines. Sponsored by the McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience, the McDonnell Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, and the Division of Biology & Biomedical Sciences.
2012 Retreat: Friday & Saturday, September 21-22.
Dr. Azad Bonni, Harvard Medical School and Dr. M. Catherine Bushnell, McGill University
2013 Retreat: Friday & Saturday, September 27-28
For more information, contact LaTrice Turner.