Accelerating U.S. - Israel Neuroscience & Neurotechnology Collaborations

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Accelerating U.S. ‐ Israel Neuroscience &
Neurotechnology Collaborations


Conference held on September 12, 2012
at the National Academy of Sciences, Washington D.C.





Accelerating U.S. Israel Neuroscience & 
Neurotechnology Collaborations

September 12, 2012 - Washington D.C.

The U.S. - Israel Neurotechnology and Neuroscience Conference will bring together leading scientists from academia and industry to showcase the latest research and cutting edge technologies, in the U.S. and Israel for investigating brain function and brain disorders. Participants will learn about developments leading to breakthroughs in the diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders.

Sessions will focus on: Memory and Brain Training, Brain Computing and Brain Machine Interface, Trauma and Stroke, Post Traumatic Stress & Recovery, Brain Cancer and Neurodegenerative Diseases.


The program will include the following speakers:

The Honorable Patrick Kennedy, Co-Founder, One Mind for Research
The Honorable Michael Oren, Israel Ambassador to the United States

Keynote speaker:

Dr. Steven Hyman, Director of the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, Broad Institute at Harvard and MIT

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When:      Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM  Eastern Time
Where:    The National Academy of Sciences Building - The NAS Auditorium
                 2100 C St. NW Washington, D.C. 20037 


Contact in Israel: Ms. Limor Nakar-Vincent - BIRD Foundation - 972-3- 6988-315/ Dr. Heni Haring- BSF- 972-2-5828239
In the U.S.: 
Ms. Ann Liebschutz - USISTF –  (202) 204-3102/ Ms. Andrea Yonah - BIRD Foundation, (609) 356-0305 

Admission is free, but due to space limitations, only registered guests will be admitted

Date 12/09/2012
Location Washington D.C.
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