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2016 CONFERENCE SCHEDULE


Monday, June 6th

 

Arrival

Noon: residence halls open for fellows’ arrival

5-7 p.m.: Dinner

7-9:30 p.m.: TED-style, public presentations by fellows (5 musicians, 5

scientists)

Tuesday, June 7th

9 – 12 a.m.: Morning sessions – Cross-disciplinary seminars for fellows

(musicians with Pitkow and Schnur, scientists with Barnett and Brandt)

12 – 2 p.m.: Lunch for fellows and faculty

2 – 4:30: TED-style, public presentations by fellows (5 musicians, 5 scientists)

5 – 7: Dinner for fellows and faculty

7 – 9:30: Public lectures by visiting faculty

Wednesday, June 8th:

9 – 12 a.m.: Cross – disciplinary seminars for fellows, continued

12 – 2 p.m.: Lunch for fellows and faculty

2 – 4:30: TED-style, public presentations by fellows (5 musicians, 5 scientists)

5 – 7: Dinner for fellows and faculty

7 – 9:30: Public lectures by visiting faculty

Thursday, June 9th

9 – 12 a.m.: Cross – disciplinary seminars for fellows, continued

12 – 2 p.m.: Lunch for fellows and faculty

2 – 4:30 p.m.: Tour of Methodist Hospital Center for Performing Arts Medicine

5 – 7 p.m.: Dinner for fellows and faculty

7 - 9:30 p.m.: Public lectures by visiting faculty

 

Friday, June 10th

9 – 12: Joint session, all fellows and faculty

12 – 2: Lunch

 

Departure