Seminars

All seminars are in Kennedy 901 at 12:00 unless otherwise noted.  

9/6/17  Dr. Elva Diaz
University of California - Davis
"Regulation of AMPA-type glutamate receptors by the SynDIG family of accessory proteins" Student
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9/13/17  Dr. Grace Stutzmann
Rosalind Franklin University
"Identifying and reversing synaptic deficits in Alzheimer's disease: Time and place for new therapeutic strategies" Student
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9/20/17  Dr. Roger Traub
IBM - Thomas J. Watson
"Gap junctions between the axons of pyramidal cells and their role in very fast oscillations (ripples)" Student
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9/27/17  Dr. Pascal Kaeser
Harvard Medical School
"Dissecting active zone functions in neurotransmitter and neuromodulator secretion" Student
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10/4/17  Dr. Ryohei Yasuda
Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience
"Biochemical computation in single synapses" Student
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Friday 10/6/17 at 4pm in Price  Dr. Jed Buchwald
Caltech
"Historical examples of politics, morality, innovation and fraud in physical science and technology" Student
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Friday 10/6/17 at 6pm in 901 Ken   Dr. Jed Buchwald
Caltech
**PASTA NIGHT** "Politics, Morality, Innovation and Fraud in Science"
         
10/11/17  Dr. John Welsh
Seattle Children's Research Institute
"Inferior olive and movement: A role for electrical synapses and their plasticity" Student
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10/18/17   Dr. David Sharp
Einstein
*Secondary Appointment Candidate* "Microtubules in wound healing and nerve regeneration"
         
10/25/17  Dr. Florian Engert
Harvard University
"Rheotaxis in larval zebrafish" Student
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11/1/17  Dr. Claudio Da Cunha
Federal University of Parana
"Modulation of dopamine release by benzodiazepines: implications for drug addiction" Student
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Monday 11/6/17 at 12:30pm  Ambika Tewari
Einstein
*Thesis Seminar* "Cerebellar output can predict the severity of cerebellar-induced motor disorders"
         
Friday 11/17/17 at 10am  Dr. Csaba Földy
Brain Research Institute - UZH
"Next-generation single-cell approaches in synapse research"
         
11/29/17  Dr. Catherine Jensen Peña
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
*RECRUITMENT SEMINAR* "Early life stress increases lifelong risk for depression via transcriptional and epigenetic alterations in reward circuitry" Student
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Tuesday 12/05/17  Dr. Esther Serrano Saiz
Colombia University
*RECRUITMENT SEMINAR* "Transcriptional control of glutamatergic system development" Student
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12/06/17  Dr. Bo Li
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
"The central amygdala circuits in fear learning and anxiety" Student
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Monday 12/11/17 at 12:30pm  Michael Beckert
Einstein
*Thesis Seminar* "Neural correlations in the sound localization system of the barn owl and their relevance for coding"
         
Wednesday 12/13/17  Dr. Emily Sylwestrak
Stanford University
*RECRUITMENT SEMINAR* "TBA" Student
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Monday 12/18/17  Dr. Erica Korb
The Rockefeller University
*RECRUITMENT SEMINAR* "Epigenetic Regulation in Neuronal Function and Neurodevelopmental Disorders" Student
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