Spring 2024 Seminar Schedule

Feb 7

Neurons of the Midbrain Dopamine System: Cellular and Synaptic Mechanisms of Activity

NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

Host: Karine Fénelon

Feb 14

NSB Student Talks!

Felipe Cini Da Silva & Brennan Falcy

Luke Remage-Healey and Karatsoreos Labs

Feb 21

NSB Student Talks!

Fran Walsh, Michael Bahiru, and Cassandra Delvey

Kwak, Bittman and Spencer Labs

Feb 28

Alcohol Use Disorder heterogeneity: Exploring AUD subdomain mechanisms and translational opportunities (location is LSL S330!)

Danny Winder

UMass Chan Medical School

Host: David Moorman & Heather Richardson

Mar 6

NSB Student Talks!

Hannah Cournoyer, Nick Bourdon, Annabelle Flores Bonilla

Lacreuse, Bergan, and Richardson Labs

Mar 13

Translational regulation in the Drosophila nervous system

Brandeis University

Host: Sally Kim

Mar 27

The Role of Local Circuits Across Brain Regions in Governing the Flow of Sensory Information

University of Pittsburgh

Host: Erika Correll

Apr 3

Combinatorial Creatures: Cortical plasticity within and across lifetimes

University of California, Davis

Host: David Moorman 

Apr 11

Special Research Seminar: Rewiring Genetic and Neural Circuits Perturbed in Alzheimer’s Disease 

Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, MIT

Apr 12

Social insects - ancient civilizations?

Queen Mary University of London

Host: Paul Katz
Friday, 4pm
Morrill 2 room 222

Apr 16

Enhancing Gamma oscillations in Alzheimer’s disease: Mechanism and Pilot Study in humans

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Host: ChangHui Pak

Apr 24

Genetic Approaches in Identifying Therapeutic Targets for Dementia 

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Host: Jenny Rauch

May 1

Advancing our Understanding of the Neural Signatures of PTSD and Anxiety Through Leading-edge Approaches

University of Rochester Medical Center

Host: Agnes Lacreuse 

May 7

Improving our Understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder and Dementia Through Genetics 

University of California, Los Angeles

Host: ChangHui Pak

May 8

Characterization of Sleep Quality and the Impacts on Cognition

University of Kentucky

Host: Rebecca Spencer