Retreat

2021 T-32 Retreat

April 29, 2021, 1 – 5 pm (Virtual Event)

1:00 – 3:00 PM     Presentations by trainees

Kyle Rupp, PhD. Postdoctoral fellow, Abel Lab
Patrick Cody. PhD candidate, Tzounopoulos Lab
Rebecca DeGiosio. PhD candidate, Sweet Lab
Jacie McHaney. PhD candidate, Chandrasekaran Lab

3:00 – 3:15 PM Break

3:15 – 3:45 PM Breakout session with trainees and Dr. Agrawal

3:45 – 4:00 PM Break

4:00 – 5:00 PM Keynote

Invited Guest and Keynote Speaker

April 29, 4 – 5 pm, Virtual Event

Vestibular Loss and Cognition in Aging Adults.

Yuri Agrawal, MD, MPH
Professor, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


2020 T-32 Retreat

March 10, 2020, BST 1695.

Presentations by trainees

9:00 – 9:40         Cortical Tracking of Speech in Older Adults
                            Jacie Blair McHaney, PhD candidate
                            Chandrasekaran Lab
                            Department of Communication Science & Disorders

9:40 – 10:20        Synaptic Zinc Contributes to Contrast Adaptation in
                            Mouse Auditory Cortex
                            Patrick Cody, Bioengineering PhD candidate
                            Tzounopoulos Lab
                            Department of Otolaryngology

10:20 – 10:30      Coffee Break

10:30 – 11:10     MAPing out A1 – MAP2 Phosphorylation as a
                            Pathological Mechanism in Schizophrenia
                            Rebecca DeGiosio, CNUP PhD candidate
                            Sweet Lab
                            Department of Psychiatry

11:10 – 11:50      Impaired Speech-in-Noise Perception in Listeners with
                            Normal Hearing Thresholds
                            Michaela DiNino, Postdoctoral fellow
                            Shinn-Cunningham Lab
                            Department of Psychology, CMU.

12:00 – 1:00        Lunch

Invited Guest and Keynote Speaker

March 10, 4 pm, Eye and Ear Institute Room 520

The Impact of Deafness on Auditory Processing and Cognitive Load in Complex Listening Environments.

Ruth Litovsky, PhD
Professor and Chair, Communication Sciences & Disorders
Professor of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology
University of Wisconsin – Madison.


 

2019 T-32 Retreat

March 26, 2019, Scaife 1102.

Presentations by trainees

9:00 – 9:30      Breakfast

9:30 – 10:15   Shae DiNino, postdoc trainee with Dr. Barbara Shinn-Cunningham.

10:15 – 11:00   Emily Parker, graduate trainee with Dr. Rob Sweet

11:00 – 11:15   Break

11:15 – 12:00    Shi Tong Liu, graduate trainee with Dr. Srivatsun Sadagopan

12:00                   Lunch

Invited Guest and Keynote Speaker

March 26, 4 pm, Eye and Ear Institute Room 520

Unexpected neuronal excitability to the modern techno

Richard Rabbitt, PhD
Professor of Bioengineering
Adjunct Professor of Otolaryngology
University of Utah.


 

2018 T-32 Retreat

March 7, 2018, BST3-6014.

Presentations by trainees

9:00 – 9:15      Introduction (Karl Kandler)

9:15 – 10:00    Emily Parker, graduate student with Dr. Rob Sweet
“Synaptic remodeling of small dendritic spines over adolescent auditory cortex development”

10:00 – 10:45    Samantha Skobel, graduate student with Dr. Maria Rubio
“The role of AMPA receptors in hearing”

10:45 – 11:00     Coffee break

11:00 – 11:45      Shi Tong Liu, graduate student with Dr. Srivatsun Sadagopan
“Optimal features for categorization of marmoset calls”

11:45 – 12:00      General discussion

12:00                   Lunch

Invited Guest and Keynote Speaker

March 7, 4 pm, BST3

Functional diversity among cochlear afferents

Paul A. Fuchs, PhD
John E. Bordley Professor
Vice-Director Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Director, Center for Hearing and Balance
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.