Neuroscience, Gladstone, and AARG Seminar Series

Day | Time: Thursdays at 11:00 am
All the seminars will be held via Zoom.

September 17, 2020 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

John Krakauer, MA, MD
Johns Hopkins Medicine
“The systems and behavioral neuroscience of motor recovery after stroke”
Host: Karunesh Ganguly, MD, PhD

October 1, 2020 - Gladstone Seminar

Lief Fenno, MD, PhD
Stanford University
Host: Jeanne Paz, PhD

October 8, 2020 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Gina Turrigiano, PhD
Brandeis University
"Self-tuning neurons and firing rate homeostasis in visual cortical circuits"
Host: Grae Davis, PhD

October 15, 2020 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Emery N. Brown, MD, PhD
MIT/Harvard Med School
"General Anesthesia, Neuromodulation and Altered States of Arousal."
Host: Loren Frank, PhD

October 22, 2020 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Carolyn (Lindy) McBride, PhD
Princeton University
"A robust neural code for human odor in the mosquito brain"
Host: Trisha Vaidyanathan (Poskanzer Lab)

October 29, 2020 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Maurice A. Smith, MD, PhD
Harvard University
"A mechanism for denoising the teaching signal for human motor learning"
Host: Eszter Kish (Yackle/Brainard Labs)

November 5, 2020 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Valentin Nägerl, PhD
University of Bordeaux
"Super-resolution imaging of extracellular space dynamics in living brain tissue"
Host: Anna Molofsky, MD, PhD

November 12, 2020 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Catherine Woolley, PhD
Northwestern University
"Sex Differences in the Brain: Not What You Think
Evidence for Latent Sex Differences in Mechanisms of Synaptic Modulation"

Host: Kara Presbrey (Wang/Starr Labs)

November 19, 2020 - Gladstone Seminar

Stacey Dutton, PhD
Agnes Scott College
Host: Jeanne Paz, PhD

December 10, 2020 - Gladstone Seminar

Philip Scheltens, MD, PhD
VU University Medical Center
Host: Lennart Mucke

December 17, 2020 - Gladstone Seminar

Sheena Josselyn, PhD
The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto
Host: Lennart Mucke, MD

January 7, 2021 - Gladstone Seminar

Roy Sillitoe, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
Host: Anatol Kreitzer, PhD

January 14, 2021 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy, PhD
Northwestern University
"Dopamine signaling and plasticity in aversive learning"
Host: Mark Gergues, Kheirbek Lab

January 21, 2021 - Gladstone Seminar

Xin Zi, PhD
Case Western Reserve University
Host: Ken Nakamura, MD, PhD

January 28, 2021 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Nadine Gogolla, PhD
Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology
"Emotion homeostasis: the insular cortex uses bodily feedback to gate optional fear levels"
Host: Mazen Kheirbek, PhD

February 11, 2021 - Gladstone Seminar

Gemma Carvill, PhD
Northwestern University
Host: Jeanne Paz, PhD

March 4, 2021 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Annabelle Singer, PhD
Georgia Tech & Emory
"New Approaches to Alzheimer's: From Neural Deficits to Stimulation that Boosts Immune Function"
Host: Michael Coulter, MD, PhD

March 11, 2021 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Li Zhang, PhD
University of Southern California
"Sensory Circuitry for Negative Emotions and Behavior"
Host: Sam Pleasure, MD, PhD

March 18, 2021 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Farah Lubin, PhD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
"Epigenetic-level approaches to studying epilepsy and associated memory deficits"
Host: Jeanne Paz, PhD

March 25, 2021 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Elsa Rossignol, MD, MSc, FRCP
University of Montreal
"Disrupted cortical inhibition in genetic generalized epilepsies"
Host: John Rubenstein, MD

April 1, 2021 - Neuroscience Formal Seminar

Bianca Jones Marlin, PhD
Columbia University
"Bridging the gap between innate and learned behaviors: A parent's role in promoting survival"
Host: Nerissa Hoglen, Manoli Lab

April 8, 2021 - Gladstone Seminar

Dieter Edbauer, PhD
Deutsches Zentrum fur Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen
Host: Lennart Mucke, MD

April 15, 2021 - EPSP

Brielle Ferguson, PhD
Stanford University
Talk title TBD
Host: Jeanne Paz, PhD

April 22, 2021 - AARG Seminar

Kate Wassum, PhD
Host: Elyssa Margolis, PhD

April 29, 2021 - AARG Seminar

Bruce Bean, PhD
Host: Kevin Bender, PhD

May 6, 2021 - Gladstone Seminar

Timothy Ryan, PhD
Weill Cornell Medicine
Host: Ken Nakamura, MD, PhD

May 13, 2021 - Gladstone Seminar

David Bennett, MD
Rush University
Host: Yadong Huang, MD, PhD

May 20, 2021 - Gladstone Seminar

Andrew Singleton, PhD
Host: Lennart Mucke, MD

May 27, 2021 - Gladstone Seminar

Lisa Giocomo, PhD
Stanford University
Host: Yadong Huang, MD, PhD

June 3, 2021 - Gladstone Seminar (Seminar starts at 9:00 am)

Bart De Strooper, MD, PhD
Vib-Ku Leuven Center for Brain and Disease Research
Host: Ryan Corces, PhD

June 10, 2021 - EPSP

Sama Ahmed, PhD
Princeton University
"Walking and Singing: The Neurobiology of Multitasking in Drosophila"
Host: Stephanie Redmond, PhD