Insight into the Cerebellum

January 30 - 31, 2020

Strasbourg (France)


Day 1: Thursday January 30th

14:00-14:30  Welcome

14:30-16:00  Session 1 - From sensori-motor control to cognition

Laurent Goffart, INT Marseille "Cerebellar control of gaze and head orientations toward a visual target"
Federica Lareno-Faccini, INCI, Strasbourg "Implicit timing and the cerebellum: implications for the understanding of schizophrenia"
Laura Cutando Ruiz, IGF, Montpellier "Cerebellar dopamine D2 receptor regulates social behavior and anxiety"
Majd Abdallah, INCIA, Bordeaux "The Dynamics of Cerebro-Cerebellar Functional Connectivity: Relation to Behavior and Cognition in Health and Addiction
16:00-16:30  Coffee break

16:30-18:30  Session 2 - Circuits interactions

Berenice Coutant, IBENS, Paris "Role of the cerebellum in levodopa-induced dyskinesia in Parkinson's disease"
Vincent Villette, IBENS, Paris "Multiphoton optical recording of Purkinje cells calcium and voltage at high frame rate : revisiting climbing fiber signaling"
Michael Graupner, Brain Physiology Lab, Paris "Cerebellar molecular layer interneuron activity and locomotor learning"
Micaela Galante, Paris Saclay "Bergmann glia-Purkinje cell interaction via modulation of extracellular potassium levels"

18:30-19:00 Club committee

19:00-21:00  Posters + Wine and cheese buffet

Day 2: Friday January 31th


9:00-10:00   Session 3 - Modelling

Alexis Cheviet, Centre de Recherche en Neurosciences de Lyon - CRNL (Inserm U1028, CNRS UMR5292)
"Interaction between visual localization and adaptation of saccades : a study in cerebellar patients"
Arvind Kumar, KTH, Stockholm and Bernstein Center, Freiburg "Role of short-term dynamics of synapses in shaping the neural code in the cerebellum"

10:00-10 :45 Keynote lecture 
Sascha Du Lac, John Hopkins, USA "The logic of Cerebellar output circuits"

10:45-11:15 Coffe-break

11:15-12:45 Session 4 - Cerebellar development

Ludovic Telley, UNIL, Switzerland "A cellular and molecular atlas of the developing cerebellum"
Maxim Veleanu, CIRB, Paris "Synaptic deficits in cerebellar Purkinje cells in mice models of schizophrenia"
Anna Niewiadomska-Cimicka, IGBMC, Illkirch "Spinocerebellar ataxia type 7 mice show Purkinje cell dysfunction and gene deregulation signature also found in SCA1 and SCA2"

12:45-15:30  Posters and Lunch Buffet


 This meeting is co-organized with the France Cerebellum Club.




Centre de Neurochimie (INCI) - Ground floor - Seminar room

Allée du Général Rouvillois

67000 Strasbourg



January 30th-31st


Registration dead-line: January 26th, 2020


Neurex workshops are part of the cycle B5 of the University of Basel. They allow students to gain Credit Points from attending workshops/meetings.

This specific workshop will give rise to the attribution of 1 CP.

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