Prior Panelists and Speakers

The following panelists and speakers participated in the 2013 and 2014 BRAINS Symposia:

  • Dr. Rick Baugh, Independent Consultant with C.R. Baugh and Associates
  • Dr. Marc Binder, Professor of Physiology and Biophysics at the University of Washington
  • Jessica Brown, M.S., Undergraduate Research Opportunities Center, California State University Monterey Bay
  • Dr. Goldie Byrd, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Nathan F. Simms Endowed Professor of Biology at North Carolina A&T University
  • Dr. William Catterall, Chair and Professor of Pharmacology at the University of Washington
  • Dr. Scott Edwards, Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology, Harvard University
  • Dr. Anne Etgen, Professor Emerita of Neuroscience at Yeshiva University's Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Dr. Fay Guarraci, Professor of Psychology at Southwestern University
  • Dr. Kristi Haik, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at Northern Kentucky University
  • Dr. Pam Hines, Senior Editor, SCIENCE
  • Dr. Horacio de la Iglesia, Associate Professor of Biology at the University of Washington
  • Christopher Loving, Founder, Leadership Institute for Tomorrow and Loving Leadership, Inc.
  • Dr. Joe Martinez, Professor of Psychology, University of Illinois Chicago
  • Dr. Kenneth Maynard, Global Program Leader, CNS Therapeutic Area Unit, Takeda Pharmaceuticals
  • Dr. Suzanne McKee, Senior Scientist at The Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute
  • Dr. Sheri Mizumori, BRAINS PI and Chair and Professor of Psychology at the University of Washington and Co-Director of Center for Integrative Neuroscience
  • Dr. JoAnn Moody, Faculty Development and Faculty Diversity Specialist
  • Dr. Tony Nunez, Professor of Psychology/Neuroscience and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Postdoctoral Training at Michigan State University
  • Dr. Kathie Olsen, Founder and Managing Director of ScienceWorks
  • Dr. Pamela Scott-Johnson, Associate Professor of Psychology and Interim Dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Morgan State University
  • Dr. Steve Phelps, Associate Professor of Integrative Biology at the University of Texas at Austin
  • Dr. Nino Ramirez, Professor of Neurological Surgery at the University of Washington
  • Dr. James Roberts, Cowles Distinguished Professor, Department of Biology (Neuroscience) at Trinity University
  • Dr. Elba Serrano, Professor of Biology (Neuroscience and Biophysics) at New Mexico State University
  • Dr. Joseph Sisneros, Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Washington
  • Dr. Cedric Williams, Professor of Psychology at the University of Virginia