IOA Events

Special Event: AAIC Neuroscience Next 2023

AAIC Neuroscience Next 2023: Research Retrospective [LIVE] with Virginia M.-Y. Lee, PhD

April 18, 2023
Arthur H. Rubenstein Auditorium, Smilow Center for Translational Research

Join Virginia Lee as she looks back on her career of groundbreaking scientific advancements, with Isabel Castanho.
Broadcast live from Philadelphia.

flyer11:00 - 11:45am - Research Retrospective: Virginia M.-Y. Lee, PhD, discusses the key scientific advances of her work and shares stories from her career, with Isabel Castanho. 

11:45am - 12:30pm - Results: Journal Club: Christian Limberger leads a discussion of a breaking article with the lead and senior authors of the paper. Broadcast live from Porto Alegre, Brazil.

12:30 - 1:30pm - Faculty/Student Meet & Greet: Meet experts in the field of neuroscience from Penn and other local institutions to network, ask questions, and learn about potential training and funding opportunities. 


Register to attend in person here.

About AAIC Neuroscience Next
April 17- 20, 2023 | ONLINE

A global, no-cost virtual conference that showcases the work of students, postdoctoral researchers and early career research professionals in cognitive, computational, behavioral, and other areas of neuroscience research. Learn more at:


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    April 14, 2023  |  12:00 - 1:00pm
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    Register here.
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    BRB/Gaulton Auditorium