Wednesday April 18, 2018

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Registration and Breakfast
Poster Set-Up (103.6)
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Opening Remarks
Michael Yassa
University of California, Irvine
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM Plenary Lecture
James L. McGaugh
University of California, Irvine
"Historical perspectives on Brain and Memory”
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMPlenary Lecture
Lynn Nadel
University of Arizona
"How Thinking about Memory Has Changed in the Past 35 Years"
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Break
Poster Viewing (103.6)
Exhibits
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Symposia (103.1 - 103.5)
Posters (103.6)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch
Poster Take-Down (103.6)
Poster Set-Up (105.6)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Plenary Lecture
Carol Barnes
University of Arizona
"Neurobiological Correlates of Aging Memory"
2:30 PM - 4:30 PMSymposia (105.1 - 105.5)
4:30 PM - 5:00 PMBreak
Poster Viewing (105.6)
Exhibits
5:00 PM - 6:00 PMKeynote Lecture
Edvard Moser
Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience, NTNU
"Grid Cells and the Entorhinal Map of Space"
6:00 PM Poster Take-Down (105.6)

Thursday April 19, 2018

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
Poster Set-Up (203.6)
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Plenary Lecture
Claudia Kawas

University of California, Irvine
"Cognition in the Oldest-Old: the 90+ Study"
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMOpen Papers (202.1-202.5)
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Break
Poster Viewing (203.6)
Exhibits
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Symposia (203.1 - 203.5)
Posters (203.6)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch
Poster Take-Down (203.6)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Plenary Lecture
Daniel Schacter

Harvard University
"Contributions of Episodic Retrieval to Constructive Memory and Imagination"
2:30 PM - 4:30 PMPanel Discussion: The Future of Neuroscience
Moderator: Alcino Silva
University of California, Los Angeles
4:30 PM - 5:00 PMBreak
5:00 PM - 6:00 PMPlenary Lecture
Eleanor Maguire

University College London
"High Resolution Studies of the Human Hippocampus"
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Welcome Reception

Friday April 20, 2018

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
Poster Set-Up (303.)
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Plenary Lecture
Elizabeth Phelps

New York University
"Changing Fear"
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMPlenary Lecture
Neal Cohen

University of Illinois
"Relational Memory – Theoretical and Empirical Advances: A Tribute to Howard Eichenbaum"
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Break
Poster Viewing (303.6)
Exhibits
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Symposia (303.1 - 303.5)
Posters (303.6)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch
Poster Take-Down (303.6)
Poster Set-Up (305.6)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Plenary Lecture
Reisa Sperling
Harvard University
"Memory Decline in Aging and Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease"
2:30 PM - 4:30 PMSymposia (305.1 - 305.5)
Posters (305.6)
4:30 PM - 5:00 PMBreak
Poster Viewing (305.6)
Exhibits
5:00 PM - 6:00 PMPlenary Lecture
György Buzsáki

New York University
"Spacetime and Hippocampus"
6:00 PM - 7:00 PMPoster Take-Down (305.6)
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Evening Panel and Workshop: Open Science and Open Access Publishing
Moderator: Steve Ramirez
Boston University

Saturday April 21, 2018

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Plenary Lecture
Molly Wagster

National Institute on Aging
"Cognitive Resilience and Reserve in Aging - How Can We Do Better?"
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMOpen Papers (402.1-402.5)
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Break
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Live Review - Frontiers for Young Minds
Moderator: Bob Knight
University of California, Berkeley
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch
Poster Set-Up (405.6)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Plenary Lecture
Ann Graybiel

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Building Action Repertoires on Value: Corticostriatal Dynamics"
2:30 PM - 4:30 PMSymposia (405.1 - 405.5)
Posters (405.6)
4:30 PM - 5:00 PMBreak
Poster Viewing (405.6)
Exhibits
5:00 PM - 6:00 PMPlenary Lecture
Gary Lynch

University of California, Irvine
"A Taxonomy for the Diverse Forms of Synaptic Plasticity: Implications for the Construction of Complex Memories"
6:00 PM - 7:00 PMPoster Take-Down (405.6)
6:30 PMFilm Screening
My Love Affair with the Brain: The Life and Science of Dr. Marian Diamond
Moderator: Wendy Suzuki
New York University

Sunday April 22, 2018

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
Poster Set-Up (503.6)
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Plenary Lecture
Elizabeth Loftus

University of California, Irvine
"Eavesdropping on Memory"
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMLightning Talks (502.1-502.5)
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Break
Poster Viewing (503.6)
Exhibits
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Symposia (503.1-503.5)
Posters (503.6)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch
Poster Take-Down (503.6)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Plenary Lecture
Bruce McNaughton
University of California, Irvine
"Place Cells Beyond the Hippocampus: Zipping and Unzipping Hippocampal Index code"
2:30 PM - 4:30 PMPanel Discussion: Neuroscience and Education
Moderator: Melina Uncapher
University of California, San Francisco
4:30 PM - 5:00 PMBreak
5:00 PM - 6:00 PMPlenary Lecture
Richard Morris
University of Edinburgh
"The Making and Keeping of Memory"
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Closing Remarks
Michael Yassa

University of California, Irvine

LEARNMEM2018 Program Committee

Committee Chair

Michael A. Yassa, Ph.D.

Faculty

Tallie Z. Baram, M.D., Ph.D.
Sunil Gandhi, Ph.D.
Kei Igarashi, Ph.D.
Barbara Knowlton, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Dane Clemenson, Ph.D.
Brittney Cox, Ph.D.
Gabriel Elias, Ph.D.
Janine Kwapis, Ph.D.

Graduate Students

Alberto Lopez
Freddie Marquez
Maria Montchal
Terra White