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February 2018 Late Night Science - "Astrocytes: The Brain Cell You Didn't Know You Have"

When: 

Where: 

Jerome L. Greene Science Center
3227 Broadway
10027 New York , NY
United States
New York US

Groups audience

Get Healthy Heights

Description: 

 Heard about brain science discoveries in the news?

 Ever wonder how science creates the headlines?

 Curious about how research happens at Columbia University Medical Center?

Here’s your chance for a behind-the-scenes introduction to how neuroscience research works. Bring your family and friends to Late Night Science, a seminar series with lab tours by graduate students of Columbia University Neuroscience Outreach (CUNO).

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Late Night Science Schedule

Jerome L. Greene Science Center, Room L7-119

3227 Broadway

New York, NY 10027

6:15 PM - 6:45 PM 

Astrocytes: The Brain Cell You Didn't Know You Have

Alexandra Kaufman, PhD Candidate, Neurobiology & Behavior

Laboratory of Attila Losonczy

6:45 PM – 7:00 PM                                                      

Q&A 

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM                                              

Lab Tour 
                                                                         

Light snacks and refreshment will be provided

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If you have any questions, please contact Alexandra Kaufman (amk2264@cumc.columbia.edu) or Laura Long (lkl2124@columbia.edu). 

Reservations are accepted on a first come, first serve basis. Photo ID is required for entry.If there are no reservation spots available, you will be added to the waitlist.

Tickets are limited to three per person. If you would like to have a larger group attend our event, please contact Laura Long. 

Directions: Option 1: Take the 1 train to 125th Street and walk north on Broadway; the Jerome L. Greene Center is on the left. Option 2: Take the A, B, C, or D trains to 125th Street, then head west on 125th. Turn right on Broadway, and the Jerome L. Greene Center will be on the left. 

Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the presentation.