Neuroscience Graduate Group

MINS Seminar Series

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Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 Neuroscience Colloquium Series

presented by

 

MAHONEY INSTITUTE for NEUROSCIENCES
The Behavioral Neuroscience Training Grant
The Systems & Integrative Biology Training Grant

Unless otherwise indicated, seminars are held
every Wednesday from 4 – 5 pm in Barchi Library (140 John Morgan building)

First-year NGG students: Journal Club papers are listed here

Date

Speaker

Title

Sep 9

Gouping Feng
MIT

“Dissecting synaptic and circuitry mechanisms of psychiatric disorders”

Sep 23

Karel Svoboda
HHMI

“Face and word recognition:  Flip sides of the same coin”

Sep 30

Yasmin Hurd
Mt. Sinai

“Neurobiological pathways to addiction risk”

Oct 7

Adam Claridge-Chang
Duke-NUS Medical School

“Ancient anxiety pathways influence drosophila defense behaviors”

Oct 28

FLEXNER LECTURE

Michael Hasselmo

Boston University

“Neural coding of space and time in entorhinal cortex”

Nov 4

John Traynor
University of Michigan

Nov 18

Robert Froemke
NYU

“Oxytocin, excitatory-inhibitory balance, and social behavior”

 

Dec 2

 

BEHAVIORAL RETREAT
Ray Dolan

University College London

“Representation, subjective states and psychopathology”

Jan 20

Larry B. Cohen
Yale

 

Feb 3

Eric Nestler
Mt. Sinai

 

Feb 10

Mala Murthy
Princeton

 

THURSDAY

Feb 25

Ben Barres
Stanford

“What do reactive astrocytes do?”

Mar 2

Nicholas Ryba
NIH

 

Mar 9

Beatrice Luna
University of Pittsburgh

 

Mar 16

Salvatore Aglioti
Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

"Flesh made Soul: Bodily Representations in the Brain of Healthy and Diseased People"

Mar 23

Andreas Tolias
Baylor

 

Mar 30

Peter Kalivas
Medical University of South Carolina

 

Apr 6

Elizabeth Murray
NIH/NIMH

"From knowledge to action: The role of the primate orbitofrontal cortex"

Apr 13

David Prober
Caltech

 

Apr 20

Leonard Petrucelli
Mayo Clinic

 

May 4

Thanos Siapas
Caltech

 

May 11

Paul Phillips
University of Washington

 
May 18
Elizabeth Gould
Princeton University
 
May 25
Bo Li
Cold Spring Harbor Labs