2019 Annual Conference: Neuroscience and Brain Health

Brain Health

The TAMEST 2019 Annual Conference: Neuroscience and Brain Health convened some of the top minds in Texas and the nation to explore the groundbreaking research that could lead to advances in neuroscience and better brain health. The conference covered topics such as neurodegeneration, addiction and the opioid crisis, neurological disease prevention, technological advances in mapping the brain, and neuroscience research priorities and challenges that lie ahead. This conference took place January 14–16, 2019, at Horseshoe Bay Resort in Horseshoe Bay, Texas.

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2019 TAMEST Conference on Neuroscience: Photos and Videos Now Available

Photos and videos are now available from the TAMEST 2019 Annual Conference: Neuroscience and Brain Health, where some of the top minds in Texas and the nation explored the groundbreaking research that could lead to advances in neuroscience and better brain health.

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Conference session videos are now available on our YouTube channel >

 

Conference Agenda:

Program Chair and Committee

Joseph Takahashi

Program Chair

Joseph S. Takahashi, Ph.D. (NAM, NAS)

Professor and Chair, Department of Neuroscience

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Loyd B. Sands Distinguished Chair in Neuroscience, Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Program Committee Members

  • Daniel Johnston, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Neuroscience; Karl Folkers Chair in Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Michael D. Rugg, Ph.D., Professor, Director, Center for Vital Longevity; Distinguished Chair in Behavioral and Brain Sciences, The University of Texas at Dallas
  • Cheryl Lyn Walker, Ph.D., A.T.S., F.A.A.A.S. (NAM), Director, Center for Precision Environmental Health; Professor, Departments of Molecular & Cellular Biology and Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine

Sponsors

Platinum

The Oskar Fischer Project

Diamond

Southwestern Medical Foundation
Texas A&M University
Southwestern Medical Foundation

Gold

Exxon Mobil Corporation
The Hackett Center for Mental Health
Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute Logo
The University of Texas at Austin
Rice University
The University of Texas at Dallas
Southwest Research Institute
The Welch Foundation

Silver

Leonardo DRS
University of Houston Division of Research
St. David's HealthCare
The University of Texas at Arlington
Texas Instruments
UT Health San Antonio
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
UTMB Health

 

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