College of Staten Island
 The City University of New York
Important Dates

6S-229 @ 10.00am - Dr. Lee Shapiro, College of Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center

6S-229 @ 10.00am - Dr. Carmen Melendez-Vasquez, Hunter College-CUNY

6S-229 @ 10.00am - Dr. Liesl Jones, Lehman College-CUNY

Center for Developmental Neuroscience
Dr. Ahmed
Student Research in Autism and Cerebral Palsy is at the Heart of the CDN
Message from the Center

CDN Events:


Monday, March 2nd @ 10:00 AM, 6S-Room 230 (entrance through 229)

Neurogenesis, neuroinflammation and peripheral immune contributions to post-traumatic epilepsy

Dr. Lee Shapiro

College of Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center



Monday, March 9th @ 10:00 APM, 6S-Room 230 (entrance through 229)

Cytoskeletal Regulation of Myelin Formation and Repair

Dr. Carmen Melendez-Vasquez

Hunter College-CUNY



NYAS Events:

Perspectives in STEM: An evening with Dr. Cherry Murray on February 12, 2015 at The New York Academy of Sciences.

Presented in partnership with Womensphere, this event marks the second in the series "Perspectives in STEM" as Dr. Cherry Murray, Harvard University, discusses her illustrious career trajectory in Physics and Engineering, and shares insights on innovation. Dr. Murray's seminar will be followed by Q&A session and a networking reception.



Policies that Influence Gender Balance in STEM

March 24, 2015

Join the New York Chapter of AWiS and Science Alliance as we discuss the policy initiatives that have been put in place to provide support for gender balance in STEM fields. For more information and registration, please visit:



Non-Motor Symptoms: Unraveling the "Invisible" Face of Parkinson's Disease
April 27, 2015
This symposium will review clinical tools for the diagnosis and treatment of non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease, discuss the disease mechanisms, and address preclinical models for the development of new therapeutics. For more information and registration, please visit:



Tenth Cooley's Anemia Symposium
October 18-22, 2015

Global experts explore the biology of globin gene regulation and fetal hemoglobin induction; stem cell transplant, gene therapy strategies, and gene editing; and clinical issues in thalassemia treatment and imaging. For more information and registration, please visit:

Poster Abstract and Fellowship Deadline: August 07, 2015