CNS2020_LogoV4c1
CNS2020_LogoV4c2

CNS 2020 | Workshops & Special Events

 

SESSION

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Neuroaesthetics Social Sunday, March 15 12:15 - 1:15 pm Hampton Room
Need to Know News from NIH about Grant Applications and Opportunities Monday, March 16 12:15 - 1:15 pm Back Bay A&B
CNS Trainee Professional Development Panel Monday, March 16 6:15 - 7:45 pm Constitution Ballroom
CNS Student Trainee Social Monday, March 16 8:00 - 10:00 pm Dillon's

Neuroaesthetics Social

Sunday, March 15, 2020, 12:15 - 1:15 PM, Hampton Room

This social meeting brings together researchers interested in understanding the neural basis of aesthetic
responses, such as when artwork, music, dance or landscapes are experienced as beautiful. We will
highlight aesthetics research being presented at CNS in a “Data Blitz” session, followed by an open
discussion and time to socialize.

Need to Know News from NIH about Grant Applications and Opportunities

Monday, March 16, 2020, 12:15 - 1:15 PM, Back Bay A&B

Speakers: Kathy Mann Koepke, NICHD/NIH, Dr. Dana Plude, NIA

NIH Program Directors present news you need to find your best research fit for training, career, or
research grants; NIH contacts for more guidance; overview of application, review, funding processes.
UPDATE! NEED TO KNOW: new FOAs & Notices, BESH research, & clinical trials news. Also find
us throughout the meeting.

CNS Trainee Professional Development Panel

Monday, March 16, 2020, 6:15 - 7:45 PM, Constitution Ballroom

CNSTA Professional Development Panel Organizers: Alexandra Gaynor, (CUNY Graduate Center), Alexander Simon (UC San Francisco) and the CNSTA Committee Officers.

Join the CNSTA 5th Annual Professional Development Panel to learn about the unique career trajectories of cognitive neuroscientists in academia and industry!

Panelists this year are Dr Mariam Aly (Columbia University), Dr. Kara Blacker (Naval Aerospace Medical Research Laboratory), Dr. Amy Janes (Harvard Medical School), Dr. Robert Ross (University of New Hampshire) and Dr. Theodore Zanto (UC San Francisco)

Join us immediately after the panel for the CNSTA Trainee Social to be held at Dillon's (4955 Boylston St, Boston, MA, 02115 -  3 minute walk from the Sheraton).

CNS Student Trainee Social

Monday, March 16, 2020, 8:00 - 10:00 PM, Dillon’s located at
955 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115

This event is open to all students and post docs of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society. Come and join us for the annual CNS Trainee Association (CNSTA) Student Social Night, Monday, March 16th, after the CNS Trainee Professional Development Panel. We will meet in front of the exit to the Constitution Ballroom immediately following the panel (7:45 or 7:50 pm) to go to the 8:00 pm start of the Social. There will be no cover charge, appetizers will be provided for the first 150 Trainees (cash bar). More information will be posted on the CNS Trainee Association Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/CNSTrainees/. We look forward to meeting you!

HOW TO GET THERE:
From the Sheraton:
• Head west on Belvidere St toward Dalton St
• Turn Right onto Dalton St
• Turn Left onto Boylston St
• Destination will be on your right at 955 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115