A01 Blazing the trail in integrative avian biology: Case studies by young investigators

Session organizer(s)

Melissa S. Bowlin

Lynn B. Martin II

Kevin J. McGraw

Date: Tuesday, 8/5/08

Location: Pavilion East

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Oral Presentations

10:00 AM
Remage-Healey, L; SOCIAL BEHAVIOR IS REGULATED BY LOCAL HORMONE SYNTHESIS IN THE ZEBRA FINCH BRAIN (Abstract ID:4336)

10:15 AM
Rubenstein, D R; ENVIRONMENTAL UNPREDICTABILITY AND THE EVOLUTION OF COOPERATIVE BREEDING IN AFRICAN STARLINGS (Abstract ID:4406)

10:30 AM
Chin, E H; Love, O P; Williams, T D; Verspoor, J J; Rowley, K; Burness, G; YOLK CORTICOSTERONE ENHANCES FLIGHT PERFORMANCE AND MUSCLE METABOLIC CAPACITY IN JUVENILE EUROPEAN STARLINGS (STURNUS VULGARIS) (Abstract ID:4698)

10:45 AM
Perfito, N; Zann, R A; Hau, M; Ubuka, T; Bentley, G E; ZEBRA FINCHES IN THE FIELD: WHAT CAN WE LEARN ABOUT NEUROENDOCRINE REGULATION OF OPPORTUNISTIC BREEDING? (Abstract ID:4764)

11:00 AM
Wada, H; Breuner, C W; TRANSIENT ELEVATION OF CORTICOSTERONE ALTERS BEGGING BEHAVIOR AND GROWTH OF WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW NESTLINGS (Abstract ID:4466)

11:15 AM
Cyr, N E; Romero, L M; GLUCOCORTICOIDS AS INDICATORS OF STRESS (Abstract ID:4308)

11:30 AM
Sprague, R S; Zaun, B J; Breuner, C W; EFFECTS OF GLUCOCORTICOID PHYSIOLOGY, AGE, AND ENVIRONMENT ON PARENTAL BEHAVIOR IN ALBATROSS (Abstract ID:4506)

11:45 AM
Huggins, K A; Navara, K J; Mendonca, M T; Hill, G E; TOXIC EFFECTS OF CAROTENOID PIGMENTS: THE DARK SIDE OF BRIGHT COLORATION (Abstract ID:4661)

12:00 PM
Palacios, M G; EFFECTS OF AGE ON IMMUNE FUNCTION - DEVELOPMENT AND SENESCENCE. (Abstract ID:4584)

12:15 PM
Kilpatrick, A M; LaDeau, S L; Kramer, L D; Daszak, P; Marra, P P; THE ECOLOGY OF WEST NILE VIRUS IMPACTS ON BIRDS (Abstract ID:4302)

Poster Presentations

There are no Poster presentations for this date.