Formal Seminar

Telecast Link from September to December 2016

Telecast Link from January to March 2017

Telecast Link from April to May

September 2016

September 21, 2016
Time: 1:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Adrian Moore
Institution: RIKEN
Talk Title: “The Generation of Neuronal Diversity: Chromatin to Wiring”
Host: Aimee Kao

 

October 2016

October 6, 2016
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Cagla Eroglu
Institution:  Duke University 
Talk Title: “Control of synaptic connectivity by astrocytes”
Host: Anna Molofsky

October 13, 2016
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Benjamin Deneen
Institution:  Baylor College of Medicine 
Talk Title: “Developmental Gliogenesis: The Crossroads of Cell Fate and Malignancy in the CNS”
Host: Jonah Chan

October 27, 2016
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Asif Ghazanfar
Institution:   Princeton University
Talk Title: “tba”
Host: Edward Chang

 

November 2016 - NO SEMINARS

 

December 2016

December 1, 2016
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Fen-Biao Gao
Institution: University of Massachusetts
Talk Title: “Insights from iPSC and Drosophila Models of C9ORF72-Related FTD/ALS”
Host: Eric Huang

December 15, 2016
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Jason MacLean
Institution: University of Chicago
Talk Title: “Higher-order synaptic interactions coordinate dynamics in recurrent networks”
Host: Vikaas Sohal

 

January 2017

January 12, 2017
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Dennis Dickson
Institution: Mayo Clinic
Talk Title: “The ClinicopathologicSpectrum of Neurodegenerative Tauopathies”
Host: Ken Nakamura

January 26, 2017
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Michael Rosbash
Institution: Brandeis University
Talk Title: “Circadian Rhythms and Sleep in Flies: Molecules, Neurons and Circuits”
Host: Ying-Hui Fu

 

February 2017 - NO SEMINARS - ADMISSIONS MONTH

 

March 2017

March 2, 2017
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Chris Walsh
Institution: Harvard
Talk Title: “From Lineages of Neurons to Lineages of Humans: Human Genetics and Brain Evolution”
Host: John Rubenstein

March 9, 2017
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Michael Long
Institution: NYU
Talk Title: "How Does the Brain Generate Behavioral Sequences? "
Host: Michael Brainard

 

April 2017

April 6, 2017
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Vanessa Ruta
Institution: The Rockefeller University
Talk Title: “Neural Circuits for Adaptive Behaviors”
Host: Michael Brainard

April 13, 2017
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Anne West
Institution: Duke University
Talk Title: “Chromatin Regulation of Neuronal Maturation and Plasticity”
Host: Sam Pleasure

April 20, 2017
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Jess Cardin
Institution: Yale University
Talk Title: “Cortical Function and Dysfunction: A Role for Dendrite Targeting Interneurons in Cortical Development and Disease”
Host: Vikaas Sohal

April 27, 2017
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Hongjun Song
Institution: Johns Hopkins University
Talk Title: “Single-Cell Analysis of Adult Neural Stem Cells and Neurogenesis”
Host: Mazen Kheirbek

 

May 2017

May 4, 2017
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Gail Mandel
Institution: Vollum Institute
Talk Title: “How Close Are We To Repairing Epigenetic Neurological Diseases: Lessons from Rett Syndrome”
Host: Lily Jan

May 11, 2017 - CANCELLED

May 18, 2017
Time: 4:00PM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Michael Bruchas
Institution: Washington University, St. Louis
Talk Title: “Dissecting Neuromodulatory Circuits and Signaling in Affective Behavior”
Host: Mazen Kheirbek

May 26, 2017
Time: 11:00AM, Rock Hall Auditorium
Guest Speaker: Sergiu Pasca
Institution: Stanford University
Talk Title: "Tridimensional Models of the Human Cerebral Cortex to Study Development and Disease"
Host: Anna Molofsky