Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Computational Approaches to the Neuroscience of Audition and Communication (CANAC)

News and Events

20Nov2019 CANAC trainee Elelbin presented her poster "The role of synaptotagmin 7 (syt7) isoforms in establishing the acoustic startle threshold" at the Zebrafish neural circuits and behavior meeting in Cold Spring Harbor. 

19Oct2019 CANAC trainee Ammon Perkes presented his poster "Computing courtship: Song circuit modulation of mating posture in a female songbird" at the SfN meeting in Chicago.

19Oct2019 CANAC trainee Jared Zimmerman presented his poster "Inhibitory transcranial magnetic stimulation to the left inferior frontal gyrus modulates lexical selection in a context dependent manner” at the SfN meeting in Chicago and will be presenting similar at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society meeting in March.

18Oct2019 APAN had a strong UPenn and CANAC presence!

18Sept2019 The first day of the data-analysis CANAC course!!

23May2019 First NTG/Vision/CANAC Retreat featuring Dr. David Firtzpatrick.

23August2018: Reminder: Auditory Splash--a one-day systems auditory neuroscience conference for the East Coast--is returning to U. Pennsylvania!! It will be on Saturday, September 8, 2018.

2July2018: We are pleased to announce our first set of T32 trainees. Please welcome Elelbin Ortiz, Aamon Perkes, Aaron Williams,  and Jared Zimmerman!!!

29April2018Auditory Splash--a one-day systems auditory neuroscience conference for the East Coast--is returning to U. Pennsylvania!! It will be on Saturday, September 8, 2018.

27April2018: We will be announcing our new application process in the near future!

1April2018: APAN registration is open!