2023 Stanford School of Medicine Neuroscience Forum

Date: May 5, 2023

Location: Center for Academic Medicine Grand Rounds + Courtyard

Time: 7 AM- 2 PM

Purpose: The Annual Neuroscience Forum is an event that highlights research accomplishments of Residents, Fellows, Medical Students and Post-Graduates in Neurosciences

Accepting abstracts: March 1-31

How to submit abstracts: TBD

Participants: Neurology, Neurosurgery, Neuropathology, Psychiatry, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute, Basic Neurosciences, Medical Students, Residents & Fellows

Call for Abstracts

Submission details

Abstract will be reviewed for appropriate thematic content.

All submissions should include:

  • Background
  • Methodology
  • Results
  • Conclusion

Deadline for receipt of abstracts:  March 31, 2023

Keynote Speaker (11 AM-12 PM)

Karl Deisseroth, MD, PhD

Karl Deisseroth is the D.H. Chen Professor of Bioengineering and of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University, and Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. He received his undergraduate degree from Harvard, his PhD from Stanford, and his MD from Stanford. He also completed postdoctoral training, medical internship, and adult psychiatry residency at Stanford, and he is board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He continues as a practicing psychiatrist at Stanford with specialization in affective disorders and autism-spectrum disease, employing medications along with neural stimulation.