Dear VNOP members,
Please see the invitation below to a symposium on adolescent risk-taking, celebrating Neeltje Blankenstein’s PhD defense.
Current Perspectives on Adolescent Risk Taking symposium
When: February 15th 2019, 13.30-17.00
Where: Rijksmuseum Boerhaave, Lange Sint Agnietenstraat 10, Leiden
On February 14, 2019, Neeltje Blankenstein will defend her dissertation: “Risky business? Behavioral and neural mechanisms underlying risky decision-making in adolescents” at Leiden University. As part of the festivities surrounding her defense, the Brain and Development Research Center is organizing a Current Perspectives on Adolescent Risk Taking symposium on February 15, 2019.
13:30 – 14:00 Welcome with coffee & tea
14:00 – 14:05 Introduction
14:05 – 15:00 Keynote: Eva Telzer, University of North Carolina
15:00 – 15:20 Barbara Braams, VU University Amsterdam
15:20 – 15.40 Break with coffee & tea
15:40 – 16:00 Tycho Dekkers, University of Amsterdam
16:00 – 16:20 Neeltje Blankenstein, Leiden University
16:20 – 16:40 Simon Ciranka, Max Planck Institute Berlin
16:40 – 17:00 Wrap up and discussion
Attendance is free, but space is limited, so we encourage you to register by filling out this online registration form: https://goo.gl/forms/VBiJVONmjkrxgXRf1
Stay tuned for updates on our website: https://www.brainanddevelopmentlab.nl/index.php/news/331-february-2018-neeltje-s-defense-and-adolescent-risk-taking-symposium
We look forward to seeing you there!
Anna van Duijvenvoorde, Eveline Crone, and Neeltje Blankenstein