Each fall, the center sponsors an annual retreat at Oglebay Resort and Conference Center, a serene 1,700-acre resort nestled in the hills of nearby West Virginia. This extremely popular event is open to graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, medical residents, and training faculty, and annually attracts more than 150 attendees. The retreat is a blend of academic, social, and outdoor activities. Prominent visiting scientists deliver formal presentations, followed by trainee-led discussions. Most of the weekend is devoted to relaxed and informal interactions between trainees, CNUP faculty, and the keynote speakers.
This year's speakers include:
Professor of Neuroscience at the Yale University School of Medicine; Member of the Kavli Institute of Neuroscience at Yale; Member of the National Academy of Medicine
Associate Professor and MSU Foundation Professor, Neuroscience Program and Department of Physiology, Michigan State University
Professor of Neurobiology and Neurosciences; Co-Director, Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior, University of California, San Diego
Associate Professor, Departments of Cell Biology and Neurobiology, Duke University School of Medicine
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