Florida Brain Project Inaugural Symposium
The Florida Brain Project is a consortium effort by Florida universities and research institutions to make the State of Florida known within the US as the “State of Brain Research”, through well coordinated brain research collaborations across diverse disciplines.
The inaugural meeting was held in the Florida State capital city of Tallahassee, on July 28-29, 2014, at the DoubleTree (by Hilton Hotel).
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Notable consortium members include:
This Symposium was made possible by a donation from Drs. Martin and Sandra Fackler.
The Florida Brain Project Organizing Committee:
|Tetsuo Ashizawa||Chair & Executive Director||UF, College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, McKnight Brain Institute|
|Ron Davis||Professor & Chair||SCRIPPS Florida|
|Dalton Dietrich||Scientific Director of The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis||University of Miami, Professor of Neurological Surgery, Neurology and Cell Biology & Anatomy|
|David Fitzpatrick||Scientific Director & Chief Executive Officer||Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience|
|Clifton Gooch||Professor & Chair||University of South Florida Health, Morsani College of Medicine, Neuromuscular Medicine & Electromyography|
|David Morgan||Distinguished Professor & Director||USF Health, Morsani College of Medicine, Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology|
|Lucia Notterpek||Professor & Chair||UF, College of Medicine, Department of Neuroscience|
|Richard Nowakowski||Professor & Chair||Florida State University, Department of Biomedical Sciences|
|Leonard Petrucelli||Professor||Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville, Department of Neuroscience|
|Ralph Sacco||Professor & Chair||University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Neurology|