8:15-9:00 Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:15 Introduction by Dr. Cheryl Craft, Department of Cell and Neurobiology.
9:15-9:45 Dr. Jeannie Chen, Departments of Ophthalmology, and Cell and Neurobiology.
Title: Control of G-Protein Signaling in Photoreceptor Cells.
9:45-10:15 Dr. Norberto M. Grzywacz, Department of Biomedical Engineering.
Title: How the Retina Codes the Visual Environment.
10:15-10:45 Dr. Mark S. Humayun, Department of Ophthalmology.
Title: The Science and Engineering of Artificial Sight.
10:45-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-11:30 Dr. Judith A. Hirsch, Department of Biology.
Title: Synaptic Integration in the Early Visual Pathway.
11:30-12:00 Dr. Bosco Tjan, Department of Psychology.
Title: Spatial Frequency Selectivity for Letter Identification.
12:00-12:30 Dr. Irving Biederman, Department of Psychology.
Title: Shape Recognition in Mind and Brain
2:00-3:45 Poster Session (at the Hedco Neuroscience Building).
3:45-4:00 Coffee Break.
4:00-5:00 Dr. Donald I. A. MacLeod, UCSD.
Title: Vision after Early Blindness.
5:00-6:00 Reception (at the Hedco Neuroscience Building).