Neuroscience Seminar Series & Student Nanosymposium/Forums

Wednesday, 4:10 p.m. in 1220 Medical Research Building III (unless otherwise noted)

Date Seminar/Forum Speaker Title Host
8/30/17 Forum TBA TBA VBI
9/6/17 Seminar Christina Zhao, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences, University of Washington

Characterizing effects of early auditory experience on auditory processing

Music/Mind - Reyna Gordon, Ph.D.
9/20/17 Forum Katherine Aboud, JP Noel, Robin Shafer The brain and behavior: decoding signals for motion, language, and consciousness VBI
9/27/17 Seminar Alex Huck, Ph.D., Professor of Neuroscience & Psychology, University of Texas at Austin New perspectives on motion processing in the primate visual system VVRC/CCN - Jeff Schall, Ph.D.
10/4/17 Forum Rachana Nitin & Nick Smith TBA VBI
10/11/17 Seminar Zhigang He, Ph.D., Professor of Neurology & Ophthalmology, Harvard University Rebuilding visual connections after injury VBI - Rebecca Sappington, Ph.D.
10/18/17 Seminar Diego A. Pizzagalli, Ph.D., Professor of Psychiatry, Director, Center for Depression, Anxiety and Stress Research, Harvard Medical School/McLean Hospital The Neuroscience of Major Depression: Focus on Anhedonia VKC - Judy Garber, Ph.D. & Steve Hollon, Ph.D.
10/25/17 Forum Melissa Cooper, Suil Kim, Joe Luchsinger Nervous system plasticity in health and disease VBI
11/1/17 Seminar Richard Simerly, Ph.D., Professor of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics Constructing Neural Architecture for Metabolic Regulation VBI
11/8/17 Seminar Shewetal Mehta, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Neurobiology, Barrow Neurological Institute An OLIG2centric view of glioblastoma VBI - Rebecca Ihrie, Ph.D.
12/6/17 Seminar TBA TBA VBI/MPB - Aurelio Galli, Ph.D.
1/10/18 Forum Nate Faber, Randy Golovin, Corey Roach TBA VBI
1/17/18 Seminar Hugh Garavan, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Vermont TBA VKC - Malcom Avison, Ph.D.
1/24/18 Forum Francis Cambronero, Lauryn Luderman, Sierra Palumbos TBA VBI
2/7/18 Seminar TBA TBA VBI/MPB - Aurelio Galli, Ph.D.
2/21/18 Form Bianca Fores, Turnee Malik, Cara Schornak TBA VBI
2/28/18 Forum Lindsay Klofas, Sarah Poliquin, Jacob Ruden TBA VBI
3/7/18 Forum David Marcus, Sean Moran, Greg Salimando TBA VBI
3/14/18 Seminar Helen Burgess, Ph.D., Director, Biological Rhythms Research Laboratory, Department of Behavioral Sciences, Rush Medical College TBA VKC - Beth Malow, M.D.
3/21/18 Forum Piyush Joshi, Salma Omer, Kevin Manz TBA VBI
3/28/18 Seminar Brain Awarness Month Keynote: Margaret Livingston, Ph.D., Takeda Professor of Neurobiology, Harvard University TBA VKC
4/4/18 Seminar Vivien Casagrande, Ph.D. Lecture TBA VBI
4/11/18 Seminar David Berson, Ph.D., Sidney A. Fox and Dorothea Doctors Fox Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Professor of Medical Science, Chair of Neuroscience, Brown University TBA VVRC/CCN - David Calkins, Ph.D.
4/18/18 Forum

Sahana Kalburgi, Christopher Sundby, David Tovar

TBA VBI
4/25/18 Seminar

NSO Student-Invited Speaker: Bo Li, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

TBA VBI
5/2/18 Forum Aichurok Kamalova, Rachael Muscatello, Collins opoku-Baah TBA VBI
5/9/18 Seminar Jamie Grutzendler, M.D., Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience, Director Center for Experimental Neuroimaging, Yale University TBA VBI - Fiona Harrison, Ph.D.

 

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