PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

Session 1 : New Methods and Developments

13:15 – 13:20 : Christian Lüscher – Introduction
13:20 – 14:10 : Mackenzie Matthis Markerless Pose Estimation
14:10 – 14:40 : Tommaso Patriarchi Genetically Encoded Transmitter Sensors, D-Light
14:40 – 15:10 : TBD
15:10 – 15:40 : Ofer Yizhar Novel optogenetic effectors, mPFC function in decision making

15:40 – 17:00 : Coffee Break and Poster Session


17:00 – 17:20 : TBD

17:20 – 18:10 : Kip Ludwig Calcium Imaging during DBS in Mice

*** Speaker’s Dinner ***
Session 2 : DBS in Movement Disorders

08:30 – 09:00 : Welcome with Drinks and Croissants

09:00 – 09:30 : TBD
09:30 – 10:00 : Wolf-Julian Neumann Segregating Direct, Indirect and Hyperdirect Pathways by means of DBS
10:00 – 10:30 : Ueli Rutishauser Specific Roles of Cancelling Actions vs. Action-Selection in the STN

10:30 – 11:00 : Coffee Break


11:00 – 11:30 : Alexandra Nelson Circuit Mechanisms of Parkinson’s Disease in DBS
11:30 – 12:00 : Nadine Gogolla Face Expression in Mice
12:00 – 12:30 : Birte Forstmann Toward a mechanistic understanding of the human subcortex

12:30 – 14:00 : Lunch and Poster Session



Session 3 : DBS of the Basal Ganglia : From Bench to Bedside


14:00 – 14:50 : Carola Haas DBS for epilepsy in Mice
14:50 – 15:20 : Andreas Lüthi Fear Circuits of the Amygdala
15:20 – 15:50 : Meaghan Creed Acrypallidal Neurons in Reward
15:50 – 16:20 : Aryn Gittis – GPe neuromodulation

16:20 – 16:50 : Coffee Break


16:50 – 17:20 : Asa Mackenzie – The role of the STN in motor control – optogenetics

17:20 – 17:40 : Roxanne Lofredi The role of the STN in motor control – DBS
17:40 – 18:10 : TBD

20:30 : OptoDBS after dinner party at the Buvette des Bains des Pâquis

Session 4 : DBS in Clinical & Systems Neuroscience

08:30 – 09:00 : Welcome with Drinks and Croissants

09:00 – 09:30 : Esther Florin Investigating remote DBS effects by MEG
09:30 – 09:50 : Robert Jech Investigating remote DBS effects by fMRi
09:50 – 10:10 : Chencheng Zhang Network Effects in STN- vs. GPi-DBS: Similarities & Differences
10:10 – 10:30 : Andreas Horn Multi-Site Connectomic DBS Modeling in Neurology & Psychiatry
10:30 – 11:20 : Valerie Voon Cognitive Models for Neuromodulation in OCD: From Lesions to DBS and Back
11:20 – 11:50 : TBD
11:50 – 12:20 : Nanthia Suthana – A common location encoding mechanism in the human brain

12:20 : Light Farewell Apéro