8:15-9:00 Continental Breakfast.

9:00-9:15 Introduction by Dr. Cheryl Craft, Department of Ophthalmology.

9:15-9:45 Dr. Jeannie Chen, Department of Cell & Neurobiology.
Title: Signaling in Rod and Cone Photoreceptors

9:45-10:15 Dr. David Hinton, Department of Ophthalmology.
Title: Wound Healing Responses in the Outer Retina & Their Effects on Retinal Function

10:15-10:45 Dr. Norberto Grzywacz, Department of Biomedical Eng..
Title: Mapping Receptive Fields with Natural Images

10:45-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-11:30Dr. Judith Hirsch, Department of Neurobiology.
Title: Synaptic Responses to Natural Movies Evoke Dual Modes of Firing in the Visual Thalamus

11:30-12:00 Dr. Laurent Itti, Department of Computer Science.
Title: Bayesian Surprise Attracts Attention of Humans and Monkeys

12:00-12:30 Dr. Bosco Tjan, Department of Psychology.
Title: Seeing What the Mind’s Eye Saw – Using Classification Images to Uncover Higher-Order Visual Features

12-30-2:00 Lunch.

2:00-3:45 Poster Session (at the Hedco Neuroscience Building)

3:45-4:00 Coffee Break

4:00-5:00 Dr. David Heeger, New York University.
Title:Traveling Waves in Visual Cortex During Binocular Rivalry

5:00-6:00 Reception (at the Hedco Neuroscience Building).

List of Posters (PDF)