Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Clinical Neuroscience Training Program

Weekly Seminar Series

During the Fall and Spring semesters, students attend seminars. Lunch is provided and the atmosphere is informal. Seminars are in a variety of formats and emphasize inspiration as well as education.

  • Clinical Conferences: Faculty lead discussions about clinical cases that span several disciplines to illustrate important, complex, and integrative aspects of brain function in health and disease.
  • Careers in Neuroscience seminars: Faculty and outside physicians discuss the academic, training and life choices they have made in their careers and share what excites them in their current activities.

FALL 2017 SEMINAR SCHEDULE
(Note: All Seminars will take from 1-2pm at location indicated)

SEPTEMBER 1, 2017 (flyer)
Roy Hamilton, MD & Daniel Wolf, MD, PhD
Talk Title: Welcome & Introduction
Location: Jordan Medical Education Center (JMEC) – Room 506EW

SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 (flyer)
Kathryn Davis, MD, MSTR; Assistant Professor of Neurology
Talk Title: Localizing Epileptic Networks
Location: Jordan Medical Education Center (JMEC) – Room 506EW

OCTOBER 13, 2017 (flyer)
CNST Student Presentations
Location:

OCTOBER 20, 2017 (flyer)|
Joseph W. Kable, PhD; Baird Term Associate Professor of Psychology
Talk Title: Neural Mechanisms of Decision Making in Humans
Location: Smilow Center for Translational Research (SCTR) – Room 146AB

OCTOBER 27, 2017 (flyer)
Han-Chiao Isaac Chen, MD; Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Talk Title: TBD
Location: Jordan Medical Education Center (JMEC) – Room 506E

DECEMBER 1, 2017  (flyer)
Eric Lancaster, MD, PhD; Assistant Professor of Neurology
Talk Title: Synapses, Antibodies, and the Pharmacology of Autoimmune Neurology
Location: Jordan Medical Education Center (JMEC) – Room 506EW

DECEMBER 8, 2017 (flyer)
Max B. Kelz, MD, PhD; David E. Longnecker Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Talk Title: Anesthesia's Second Power: Probing States of Consciousness
Location: Jordan Medical Education Center (JMEC) – Room 506EW
 

 

SPRING 2018 SEMINAR SCHEDULE
(Note: All Seminars will take place in the Jordan Medical Education Center; 1-2pm.)

JANUARY 12, 2018 (flyer)
Dawn Mechanic-Hamilton, PhD, ABPP-CN; Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Title: Common and Uncommon Presentations of Alzheimer's Disease: Evaluation and Intervention
Location: Jordan Medical Education Center (JMEC) – Room 506EW

JANUARY 19, 2018 (flyer)
Daniel Wolf MD, PhD; Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Title: From Sofa to Scanner:  Translational Investigation of Amotivation in Schizophrenia
Location: SCTR, 10th Floor, Room 146AB

JANUARY 26, 2018 (flyer)