University Forum on Interdisciplinary Neuroscience
Opening remarks by
Lee C. Bollinger
Thomas M. Jessell, Claire Tow Professor of Motor Neuron Disorders in the Departments of Neuroscience, Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Co-director, Mind Brain Behavior Initiative
Richard Axel, University Professor; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Co-Director, Mind Brain Behavior Initiative
Geraldine Downey, Professor of Psychology
Kenneth Forde, Jose M. Ferrer Professor Emeritus of Clinical Surgery; University Trustee
Elizabeth Hillman, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Radiology
Eric R. Kandel, University Professor; Fred Kavli Professor; Senior Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Co-Director Mind Brain Behavior Initiative
David H. Strauss, Deputy Director for Research, NYS Psychiatric Institute; Vice Chair for Research Administration, Ethics and Policy, Columbia University Department of Psychiatry
The discussion will be followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
Lee C. Bollinger, President of Columbia University, welcomes Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Mayor of New York City, Mortimer B. Zuckerman and the panel participants, to the University Forum on Interdisciplinary Neuroscience on December 17, 2012.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Mayor of New York City, thanks Mortimer B. Zuckerman on the generous gift of the establishment of the Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute.
Mortimer B. Zuckerman, donor of the Mind Brain Behavior Institute, addresses Columbia University students, faculty, staff and esteemed guests.