Seminars

Spring 2021 Seminar Schedule

Jan 28

IONS Special Seminar: What is Health? Allostasis and the Evolution of Human Design

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Host: Paul Katz
3:00-4:00pm
Virtual Seminar

Feb 3

First year student check-in; all students-postdocs info exchange and social

Virtual

Feb 10

Distinguished Lecture
Vector computations in the fly brain

Columbia University

Host: Paul Katz
Virtual Seminar

Feb 17

Defining Mechanisms and Consequences of Tau Spread in the Central Nervous System

UMass Amherst

Host: Kirby Deater-Deckard
Virtual Seminar

Feb 24

Wellness Wednesday
No NSB Seminar

Mar 1

NSB comps 2 (grant proposal) information session

Mar 3

BRiDGE/NSB Seminar
Reframing neuroscience using a cognitive ecological approach

Cornell University 

Host: Nikki Lee
Virtual Seminar

Mar 10

Distinguished Lecture
Neurobiology of Social Behavior Circuits

Harvard University 

Host: Joseph Bergan
Virtual Seminar

Mar 17

Neocortical dynamics

Brown University 

Host: Luke Remage-Healey
Virtual Seminar 

Mar 24

A C. elegans double header: sleep and neurodegenerative disease

Brown University 

Host: Paul Katz
Virtual Seminar

Mar 26

Exploring Venom Glands, Diversity, and Function of Carnivorous Marine Snails

Hunter College

Host: Paul Katz
FRIDAY - Cohosted OEB/NSB Seminar 
Virtual Seminar
Pre-Registration is Required: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Mar 31

The long-reach of the mother in wild mammals: effects of maternal hormones and behavior on offspring physiology and behavior

University of Michigan

Host: Nikki Lee
Wednesday - Cohosted OEB/NSB Seminar
Virtual Seminar

Apr 7

 Effects of Endogenously Released Neuropeptide Y on Hippocampal Synaptic Plasticity.

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Host: Karine Fenelon
Virtual Seminar

Apr 14

Wellness Wednesday
No NSB Seminar

Apr 20

Synaptic transmission and neural circuits underlying sensory information filtering

UMass Amherst

Host: Kirby Deater-Deckard
Tuesday (UMass Amherst will run on a Wednesday schedule this Tuesday)
Virtual Seminar

Apr 28

Distinguished Lecture
The Hippocampus: Memory and Space

University of Arizona

Host: Rosie Cowell
Virtual Seminar

May 5

Signaling stress and susceptibility in the ventral hippocampus to nucleus accumbens pathway

McGill University 

Host: Sarah Winokur
Virtual Seminar

May 12

Distinguished Lecture
Unique molecular regulation of prefrontal cortex confers vulnerability to cognitive disorders

Yale University 

Hosts: Ellen Marie Rodberg and Elena Vazey
Virtual Seminar