Atlanta Functional Neuroimaging Workshop
Time/day: 9:00am - 4:30pm, April 25 Friday, 2014
Place: 25 Park Place (Previous Suntrust Building), Rm 12, Atlanta, GA 30303
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Mukesh DhamalaDepartment of Physics and Astronomy, Georgia State University
Support: The William H. Nelson Physics & Astronomy Research Endowment

This workshop will bring together neuroimaging scientists/students from Georgia State University (GSU),
Georgia Institute of Technology (GaTech), Emory University (Emory) and University of Georgia (UGA)
for the discussion of recent functional neuroimaging research discoveries and developments. 




9:00 - 9:25 am


9:25 - 9:30 am

Mike Crenshaw, Physics and Astronomy, GSU


9:30 - 10:00 am

Mukesh Dhamala, GSU

Large-scale Brain Network Activity: Methods, Some Results and Questions

10:00 - 10:30 am

Jessica Turner, GSU

The hallucinating brain

10:30 - 11:00 am

Brett Clementz, UGA

Reconceptualization of Psychosis via Multivariate Analyses of Brain Function Biomarkers

11:00 - 11:30 am

Xiaoping Hu, GaTech/Emory

Probing the Dynamics of the Resting State fMRI Data

11:30 - 12:00 noon

Kaundinya Gopinath, Emory

Anti-Correlated Networks & Anti-Hubs in High Resolution Resting State Functional Connectivity Network Architecture

12:00 - 1:00 pm

                                     Lunch Break and Poster Session

1:00 - 1:30 pm

Shella Keilholz, GaTech/Emory

Imaging Network Dynamics


1:30 - 2:00 pm

Charles Epstein, Emory

High-Frequency Granger Causality in the Analysis of Pre-Ictal Epileptic Activity

2:00 - 2:30 pm

Dean Sabatinelli, UGA

Mechanisms of human emotional scene perception

2:30 - 2:45 pm

                                     Coffee Break

2:45 pm - 3:15pm

Keith McGregor, Emory

Recent Insights into Negative BOLD as a Potential Biomarker of Aging-Related Functional Declines

3:15 - 3:45 pm

Stephen Miller, UGA

Functional MRI in an aging laboratory: Challenges

3:45 - 4:15 pm

Krish Sathian, Emory

Is modularity dead? Non-canonical activity in the cerebral cortex

4:15 pm -