Study Group
Current Issues in Brain Function
Wednesday, 22 April 2009
19:30 - 21:30
Room 316BC

Alcoholic and non-alcoholic refreshments will be provided to attendees of the Study Group Meeting
19:30 Business Meeting
19:40 Scientific Meeting: Discussion Forum
  “What does task-absent FMRI measure?”
  Guest Chair: Rasmus Birn, Ph.D. (Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, NIH, Bethesda)
19:40 Origin and Relevance of FMRI Signal Fluctuations
  Jeff Duyn, Ph.D. (Laboratory of Functional and Molecular Imaging, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH, Bethesda, MD)
20:00 RSNs from Resting FMRI are Functional Networks
  Stephen M. Smith, D.Phil (Oxford University FMRIB Centre, UK)
20:20 Resting State Functional Connectivity is Related to Anatomic Connectivity
  Mark Lowe, Ph.D. (Imaging Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio)
20:40 Panel discussion