SAN2017 – Program

Por - abril 20, 2017

Pre-congress Course

The course on “Behavioral Analysis on Animal Models of Psychiatric Desorders” will take place during September 23 and 25, with the participation of Amaicha Depino – University of Buenos Aires, Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences; Juan Belforte, University of Buenos Aires, School of Medicine; Noelia Wiesstaub, University of Buenos Aires, School of Medicine.


XXXII Congress of the Argentine Society for Research in Neuroscience

DAY 1 (Monday, 25th)

9:00 Registration

15:00 Welcome by Organizers

15:10 Special Conference: Michael Rosbash, Brandeis University, Waltham, USA

16:00 Symposium I and Symposium II

Symposium I (Room A): Exocytosis and endocytosis in neuroendocrine cells. Chair: Fernando Marengo, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina

-Ana María Cárdenas, Valparaiso University, Chile; -Claudia Tomes, Cuyo University, Argentina; -Fernando Marengo, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina

Symposium II (Room B). Epigenetic: Interface between the environment and genome. Chair: Eduardo Cánepa, FCEN, University of Buenos Aires

-Eduardo Cánepa, University of Buenos Aires; -Mariana Schroeder, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany; -Marcela Brocco, IIB, San Martín University, Buenos Aires, Argentina; -Juan Young, University of Miami, USA.

18:30 Coffee break

19:00  Eduardo de Robertis Conference: Dante Chialvo, UNSAM University, Argentina

20:00 Welcome Reception


DAY 2 (Tuesday, 26th)

8:30 Symposium III and Symposium IV

Symposium III (Room A): FALAN Young Investigator Symposium (FALAN-YI) 2017 - Preclinical assessment of promising genetic, pharmacological and environmental treatments for alcohol consumption. Chair: Ricardo Pautassi, INIMEC-CONICET, Córdoba University, Argentina

-Luis Aguayo, University of Concepción, Chile; -Fernando Ezquer, del Desarrollo University, Santiago, Chile; -Isabel Cuadros, Sao Pablo University, Brasil; -Ricardo Pautassi, INIMEC-CONICET, Córdoba University, Argentina

Symposium IV (Room B): Decentralizing the central dogma: new perspectives of RNA function in neurobiology. Chair: Damian Refojo, IBIOBA-Max Planck Institute, Buenos Aires, Argentina

-Michael Rosbash, Brandeis University, Waltham, USA; -Esteban Mazzoni, New York University, USA; -Sebastián Kadener, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel; -Damian Refojo, IBIOBA, Buenos Aires, Argentina

11:00 Coffee break

11:30 Short talk by students I and II

13:30 Lunch break

15:30 Héctor Maldonado Conference: Rodrigo Quian Quiroga, Research Chair at the University of Leicester, UK.

16:30 Poster session I

19:00 Asamblea Annual SAN


DAY 3 (Wednesday, 27th)

8:30 Symposium V

Symposium V (Room A): Local Senior Researchers Lectures.

-Victor Molina, Córdoba University; -Guillermo Lanuza, Leloir Institute, Buenos Aires; -Estela Maris Munoz, Instituto de Histología y Embrilogía, Mendoza; -Fernanda Ceriani, Instituto Leloir, Buenos Aires.

11:00 Cofee break

11:30 Young Investigator Symposia I

Baez, M. Verónica: Changes in NMDAR-GluN2A expression as marker of long term memory consolidation.

Sitt, Jacobo: Signatures of conscious processing in the resting-state brain activity dynamics.

Bender, Christian: Prior stress promotes the generalization of contextual fear memories: Involvement of the gabaergic signaling whithin the basolateral amygdala complex

Berardino, Bruno: Role of microRNAs in the establishment of cognitive and emotive deficits derived from perinatal protein malnutrition

Young Investigator Symposia II

Giacomini, Damiana: A Local Network Activated by Experience Accelerates the Integration of New Dentate Granule Cells

Piatti, Verónica: The dentate gyrus role on spatial working memory

Barcelona, Pablo: A novel therapeutic target for neurodegeneration and vascular damage in Retinopathies

Veuthey, Tania: Role of insulin like-peptides in neural control of stress response

13:30 Lunch break

15:30 Poster session II

18:00 SAN Award to the Best Doctoral Thesis in Neuroscience 2017:

Silvio G. Temprana: “Mapeo espacio-temporal de la conectividad postsináptica en neuronas jóvenes del hipocampo adulto”

18:30 Ranwel Caputto Lecture: Diego Golombek, University of Quilmes, Argentina

19:30 Award to best talks by students

19:45 Closing remarks

21:00 Party in Club de Pescadores