Nominations for the 2014 Krieg Cortical Kudos awards are now closed. Click here for more information on the awards.
The Cajal Club is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Krieg Cortical Kudos Awards:
Discoverer - Carla Shatz
Explorer - Mark L. Andermann
Scholar - Pooja Balaram
and Kartil Pattabiraman
Please join us at the Cajal Club 2014 SFN Social to celebrate
the awardees. Check back soon for more information on this years social.
The Cajal Club is an organization of neuroscientists.
The Club now meets every year at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience. The goals of the Cajal Club are to 1)
revere Cajal, 2) provide an opportunity for neuroscientists with special interests in the structure and function of the nervous
system to confraternize, and 3) contribute to the welfare of neuroanatomy and neuroanatomists.
Other Cajal Club News
The nominating comittee under the direction of Dennis O'Leary nominated
Walsh to be the next Nissl Body (President-elect).
Chris was elected unanimously at the Business Meeting on October 13,
2012 in New Orleans.
Please help us to idnetify the people in this picture. A schematic drawing with numbered
faces is coming soon. If you can identify any of the people please email the webmaster with the names and corresponding numbers.
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|Image from the 1952 Cajal Club Meeting
Enlargement of the above picture showing (at center, from left to right) Wendell
J. Krieg, Rafael Lorente De No and Pinckney J. Harman
2011 - The Cajal Club sponsored the always popular Cortical Development meeting in Crete.
Cajal Club held a very successful International Meeting, entitled "Camillo Golgi and Modern Neuroscience". The meeting
took place at the Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of General Pathology “Camillo Golgi”, Palazzo Botta,
University of Pavia, Italy, from September 29 – October 1, 2009. The symposium featured several talks on Golgi's great
discoveries. In addition the Krieg Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Nobel Prize Laureate Rita Levi-Montalcini by
our former President, Larry Swanson.
Special thanks go to Marina Bentivoglio,
Paolo Mazzarello, Gordon Shepherd and Edward Jones. Please see the Pavia 2009 link for pictures from the meeting in Pavia.
Click here to view events from Cajal Club at Fens in Barcelona, 2012.
Click here to see photos from SFN 2010 in San Diego
Click here to view pictures from the Seattle meeting.
Please see the Pavia 2009 link for pictures from the meeting in Pavia.
Click here to see photos from the SFN 2009 Cajal Club Social
Click here for discounted publications from Cajal Club members.