Sense to Synapse is an annual networking event for scientists conducting research on the biology of sensory transduction, subsequent neural processing and perception.

We hope to welcome you for Sense to Synapse 2020 in the Smilow Seminar Room at New York University Langone Health in New York.

We will have 4 keynote speakers and additionally 8 short talks selected from the submitted abstracts as well as a poster session during the lunch break.

This is a unique opportunity to present your work in front of an expert audience!

2019

Rudy Behnia (Columbia University, New York)

Priya Rajasethupathy (The Rockefeller University, New York)

Adrián Rodriguez-Contreras (The City College of New York, New York)

David Schneider (New York University, New York)


2018

Maria Neimark Geffen (University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia)

Alipasha Vaziri (The Rockefeller University, New York)

Nathaniel Sawtell (Columbia University, New York)

Jorge Golowasch (NJIT/Rutgers, New Jersey)


2017

Nicole Rust (University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia)

Gaby Maimon (The Rockefeller University, New York)

Larry Abbott (Columbia University, New York)

Sarah Woolley (Columbia University, New York)


2016

Jeffrey Holt (Harvard University)

Vanessa Ruta (Rockefeller University)

Mike Shadlen (Columbia University)

Anthony Zador (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory)


2015

J. Anthony Movshon (New York University)

Elena Gracheva (Yale University)

Robert Datta (Harvard Medical School)

Martin Chalfie (Columbia University)


2014

Jonathan Demb (Yale University)

Frederick Sachs (Buffalo University)

Glenn Turner (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory)

Ofer Tchernichovski (Hunter College/CUNY)

Jose L. Pena (Albert Einstein College of Medicine)


2013

Anthony Zador (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory)

Claude Desplan (New York University)

Robert LaMotte (Yale University)

Mala Murthy (Princeton University)

Dmity Ringberg (New York University)


2012

Elizabeth Olson (Columbia University)

Stuart Firestein (Columbia University)

Eero Simoncelli (New York University)

M. Hakan Ozdener (Monell Center, Temple University)

A. James Hudspeth (Rockefeller University)

Ellen Lumpkin (Columbia University)

Sense2Synapse at the Rockefeller University 2018


Nicole Rust (UPenn) giving her keynote lecture 2017


Sense2Synapse organizers 2017


Claude Desplan (NYU) and Mala Murthy (Princeton) during a coffee break.