All photos by Sangyu Xu, PhD. and Jurga Mituzaite.
Neuroscience Singapore 2018 was held over 1.5 days on the 26th and 27th of September. Here are some photos from Day Two, a full day of sessions and networking meals.
Session 3 was chaired by Christine Cheung (NTU).
Session 4 was chaired by Andrew Tan (NUS).
Session 5 was chaired by Sven Pettersson (LKC Medicine).
Session 6 was chaired by Hiroshi Makino (LKC Medicine).
Session 7 was chaired by Fu Yu (SBIC).
The Keynote by Hailan Hu Qiushi, Academy for Advanced Studies, Zhejiang University was followed by an introduction to the artist-neuroscientist collaborative visual art.
Chaired by Andrew Tan (NUS), with Stanislav Ott (Duke-NUS), Wong Pin Hoe Alvin (NUS), Qu Yinghua (NUS), Pang Ka Lam Karen (NUS), and Erik Erwin Jahner (NIE).
Morning break and Poster Session
Chaired by Sven Pettersson (LKC Medicine)
With talks by Ajay S. Mathuru (Yale-NUS), Caroline Wee (IMCB), Hasan Mohammad (SBIC), Phua Siew Cheng (SBIC), and Habenula.Suryadi (NTU).
Chaired by Hiroshi Makino (LKC Medicine).
Talks by Hiroshi Makino (LKC), Tsukasa Kamigaki (LKC), Hui Min Tan (N.1 Institute for Health), Aaron Ang Jit Wei (NTU), and Ru Kong (NUS)
Afternoon poster and art session
Keynote Talk by Hailan Hu. Isabel Desjoux introduced the art walk-through. Adam Claridge-Chang presented the poster and talk prizes to awardees:
Fatima Megala Nathan Arokianathan
Jolene Lee Wei Ling
Wang Qing/Tanisha Goel
Most popular poster
Chia Sook Yoong
Pang Ka Lam Karen – Population Spike-timing Dependent Plasticity and Synaptic Tagging and Capture in Hippocampal area CA1
Qu Yinghua – Modelling synapse development using 3D human brain organoid
Rukmini Dhara – Circadian regulation of breath alcohol concentration
Most popular talk
Jiang Mei – APP Intracellular Domain (AICD) Inhibits Neurogenesis via Interaction with FOXO3