SNR2015

6th Conference on Systems Neuroscience and Rehabilitation
March 11-12, 2015
Host: Research Institute of National Rehabilitation Center for Persons with Disabilities
Facilitator: Kenji Kansaku, MD, PhD
Language: English



Conference Objectives: Rapidly growing knowledge in systems neuroscience may help to expand the range of activities possible for persons with disabilities; however, practical application of this knowledge requires cooperation between experts in different research fields. At this conference, the speakers and audience will be from a wide range of research fields, including systems neuroscience, neurology, engineering, and psychology, and the attendees will discuss possibilities in this regard.

Programs

March 11
	  
Opening remark 
13:00-13:10

Introductory session
13:10-13:40
Dr Kenji Kansaku(NRCD)
                                                                                
13:40-14:10
Dr Toru Ogata(NRCD)

Key note lecture:
14:10-15:10  
Dr Miguel Nicolelis
(Duke University School of Medicine / Center for Neuroengineering) 
"Computing with Neural Ensembles: From Basic Science to Neuroprosthetic Devices"

Poster presentation & coffee break
15:10-16:00

Session I 
16:00-16:40
Dr Junichi Ushiba(Keio University)

16:40-17:20
Dr Yasuharu Koike(Tokyo Institute of Technology)
 
March12
	  
Session II
9:00-9:40
Dr Surjo R. Soekadar(University Hospital of Tuebingen)

9:40-10:20 
Dr Eiichi Naito(NICT)
 
Poster presentation & coffee break
10:20-11:00

Session III
Special lecture:
11:00-11:50 
Dr Herta Flor(Heidelberg University)
 
11:50-12:30 
Dr Takufumi Yanagisawa(Osaka University)

Closing remark 
12:30-12:35
NRCD map
Place: Auditorium, College of National Rehabilitation Center for Persons with Disabitities(NRCD),
Namiki 4-1, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359-8555, Japan