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LINGUIST List 23.2473

Thu May 24 2012

Confs: Neuroling/Netherlands

Editor for this issue: Xiyan Wang <xiyanlinguistlist.org>


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Date: 24-May-2012
From: Roel Jonkers <r.jonkersrug.nl>
Subject: Science of Aphasia Conference 13
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Science of Aphasia Conference 13
Short Title: SOA13


Date: 07-Sep-2012 - 12-Sep-2012
Location: Groningen, Netherlands
Contact: Roel Jonkers
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.soa-online.com

Linguistic Field(s): Neurolinguistics

Meeting Description:

The SoA conferences are intended to bring together senior and junior scientists working in the multidisciplinary field of neurocognition of language and deal with normal function as well as disorders. The size of the conference has a maximum of about 100 participants to ensure direct interaction between the participants. The focus of this year’s conference is on the neuropsychology of word production.

Science of Aphasia XIII

Groningen, September 7-12, 2012

Friday, September 7 Arrival, registration and welcome reception
17:30-19:00
Registration at the Academy Building

18:00-19:00
Welcome reception in the Academy Building

Saturday, September 8
09:15-09:30
Conference opening

Session 1 Cognitive models of naming:
09:30-12:30
Invited presentations

09:30-10:15
Prof. dr. Niels Schiller, University Leiden, NL
Word production theories

10:15-11:00
Prof. dr. Lyndsey Nickels, Macquarie University Sydney, AU
Lexical syntactic representations - evidence from aphasia

11:00-11:30
Coffee break

11:30-12:15
Prof. dr. Carlo Semenza, Univ. Padua, IT
Selective word production disorders

12:15-12:30
Round table discussion/General discussion

12:30-13.30
Lunch

13:30-14:30
Contributed papers 1-3

14:30-15:30
Poster Session I

15:30-16:00
Coffee break

16:00-17:00
Contributed papers 4-6
17:00-18:00
Poster session II

Sunday, September 9
Session 2
Neuroanatomy of naming

09:30-09:45
Introduction to the session

09:45-11:15
Invited presentations

09:45-10:30
Dr. Jenny Crinion, University College London, UK
Neuroanatomy of word production

10:.30-11:15
Prof. dr. Gabriele Miceli, University Trento. IT
Neuroplasticity and treatment

11:15-11:45
Coffee break

11:45-13:05
Contributed presentations 7-10

13:05-14:00
Lunch

14:00-15:00
Contributed presentations 11-13

15:00-15:30
Coffee break

15:30-17:00
Prof. dr. Ben Maassen
Open access publishing

17:00-18:00
Poster session III

Monday September 10
Session 3 Treatment

08:50-09:00
Introduction to the session

09:00-10:30
Invited presentations

09:00-09:45
Prof. dr. David Howard, University Newcastle, UK
Semantic inhibition and its implications for aphasia

09:45-10:30
Dr. Wendy Best, University College London, UK
Generalisation in treatment and its implications for theory

10:30-11:00
Coffee break

11:00-12:40
Contributed presentations 14-18

12:40-13:40
Lunch

14:.30
Afternoon excursion

19:00
Conference dinner

Tuesday September 11
Session 4
Recovery

08:50-09:00
Introduction to the session

09:00-11:45
Invited presentations

09:00-09:45
Dr. Evy Visch-Brink, Erasmus University Rotterdam, NL
Recovery of naming, semantics and phonology in the first year post stroke

09:45-10:30
Dr. Marina Laganaro, University Genève, SW
What does recovery from anomia tell us about the underlying impairment

10:30-11:00
Coffee break

11:00-11:45
Dr. Mieke van de Sandt-Koenderman, RC Rijndam, Rotterdam
Transcranial stimulation and naming recovery

11:45-12:45
Contributed papers 19-21

12:45-13:45
Lunch

13:45-15:00
Added value to assessment and intervention through technology

15:00-15:30
Coffee break

15:30-16:15
Added value to assessment and intervention through technology
cont.

16:15-17:00
Forward looking plenary discussion & floor discussion

Wednesday September 12
Departure



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