2019 speakers

The CAN2019 Scientific program committee, led by Paul Frankland and Ruth Slack, is proud to announce the keynote, presidential and plenary speakers.

Presidential lecture:

Rob MalenkaRobert Malenka

Nancy Friend Pritzker Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University
Deputy Director, Stanford Neurosciences Institute
Member, National Academy of Sciences
Julius Axelrod Prize, Society for Neuroscience (2016)

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Keynote lecture:

Michelle MonjeMichelle Monje

Assistant Professor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences, Stanford University

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Plenary speakers:

Jeffrey MogilJeffrey Mogil

Professor, McGill University
Canada Research Chair in Genetics of Pain (Tier I)
E. P. Taylor Chair in Pain Studies
Director of the Pain Genetics Lab

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Plenary speakers:

Guo Li MingGuo Li Ming

Adjunct Professor, The Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

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Plenary speakers:

Florian EngertFlorian Engert

Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University

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Public lecture:

Geoffrey HintonGeoffrey Hinton

Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto

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