March 2018 Late Night Science - "Synaptic Sanitation Workers: Breaking Down Waste To Keep Neurons Firing"
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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).
Late Night Science Schedule
Wiliam Black Medical Research Building, 12th Floor Taub Conference Room
650 W 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
6:15 PM - 6:45 PM
Synaptic Sanitation Workers: Breaking Down Waste To Keep Neurons Firing
Veronica Birdsall, PhD Candidate, Departments of Pathology & Neuroscience
Laboratory of Clarissa Waites
6:45 PM – 7:00 PM: Q&A
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM: Lab Tour
Light snacks and refreshment will be provided
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: Columbia University Medical Center is near the 168th station on the A, C or 1 (http://cumc.columbia.edu/map). The event is located in the William Black Medical Research Building in the Taub Conference Room on the 12th floor. All registered guests will be on a list with the security guard and volunteers downstairs will help direct you to the conference room.
Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the presentation.