WEBINAR SERIES – Animal Behavioral Neuroscience 2015


A webinar series focused on technologies, techniques, theory and methodology regarding the study of animal behavior, cognition, learning, and conditioning in neurological research applications.

Thank you to all presenters and sponsors that made this program possible!
To view webinars from this series on-demand, please visit the individual event pages listed below.

Advancements in Modern Startle Response Systems

Advancements in Modern Startle Response Systems

An essential webinar for all scientists interested in startle response research -- Michael Kinder provides insight on the underlying technologies used in startle systems and explains what researchers should know about sensor capabilities and limitations and how that knowledge can help create effective protocols, address calibration and properly analyze data.

  • Operant Conditioning
  • Appetitive and Aversive Testing
  • Schizophrenia, Dementia, and Motor Neuron Disease
  • Fear Conditioning
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Active-Passive Avoidance
  • Zebrafish models for behavioral research
  • Spatial Learning and Memory
  • Circadian Rhythms
  • Behavioral Phenotyping
  • Locomotion Behavior
  • Automated Behavior Recognition Software
  • Treadmills
  • Gait Analysis Systems
  • Multi-measurement Cage Systems
  • Video Tracking Technology
  • Startle Response Systems
  • Feeding/Drinking Monitors
  • Activity and Locomotion Systems
  • Touchscreen (Bussey-Saksida) Operant Systems
  • Mazes: T-maze, Barnes Maze, Radial Arm Maze, etc