Neuroscience Seminars: 2013

Date Time Place Speaker Title
Wednesday,
Jan. 30, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Helen Scharfman,
Nathan Kline Institute
The Role of Postnatal Neurogenesis in the Normal Dentate Gyrus and in Disease
Wednesday,
Feb. 6, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Albee Messing,
UW - Comparitive Biosciences
Stress Pathways as Therapeutic Targets in Alexander Disease - The Prototype Astrogliopathy
Wednesday,
Feb. 13, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Tracy Baker-Herman,
UW - Comparitive Biosciences
Fear of Failure: Inactivity-induced Plasticity in the Neural Control of Breathing
Wednesday,
Feb. 20, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Wen Li,
UW - Psychology
Threat Encoding in the Sensory Brain
Wednesday,
Feb. 27, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Tim Gomez,
UW - Neuroscience
Mechanochemical Regulation of Axon Guidance
Wednesday,
Mar. 6, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Matt Jones,
UW - Neuroscience
The Simplest Possible Theory of Allosteric Communication in the GABAA Receptor
Wednesday,
Mar. 13, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Zhen Huang,
UW - Neurology and Neuroscience
Regulation of Brain Neural and Vascular Development by Radial Glial Signaling
Wednesday,
Mar. 20, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Donata Oertel,
UW - Neuroscience
How do we use what we Hear?
Wednesday,
Apr. 3, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Dinesh Joshi,
UW - Neuroscience
Elimination of Mitochondrial Anchoring Protein: A Novel Approach to Neuroprotection in Multiple Sclerosis?
Wednesday,
Apr. 10, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Gilbert Di Paolo,
Columbia University
A Lipid-centric View of Alzheimer's Disease and APP Biology
Wednesday,
Apr. 17, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Anita Bhattacharyya,
UW - Comparitive Biosciences
Deficits in Trisomy 21 Neurons and Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells: A Model for Down Syndrome Intellectual Disability
Wednesday,
Apr. 24, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Anna Roe,
Vanderbilt University
Two Classes of Cortical Transformations: Views from Visual and Somatosensory Cortex
Thursday,
Apr. 25, 2013

4:00 PM 140 Bardeen
S. Murray Sherman,
University of Chicago
Woolsey Lecture: Thalamus Plays a Critical Role in Cortical Processing
Tuesday,
Apr 30, 2013

3:00 PM 281 MSC
Kyunghee Kim,
Robert Fettiplace Lab
Thesis Defense: The Mechanotransducer Channels of Mouse Cochlear Hair Cells
Wednesday,
May 1, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Henrique von Gersdorff,
Oregon Health & Science University
Mechanisms that Minimize Spike Dithering and Delays at Auditory Ribbon Synapses
Wednesday,
May 8, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Kate O'Connor-Giles,
UW - Genetics
A Genetic Approach to Understanding Synapse Assembly and Plasticity
Wednesday,
May 15, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Jianhua Cang,
Northwestern University
Critical Period Plasticity and Binocular Matching in the Mouse Visual Cortex
Wednesday,
July 10, 2013

4:00 PM 281 MSC
David McLean,
Northwestern University
Cellular and Network Properties in Spinal Cord Underlying Movements of Varying Finesse
Thursday,
Sep. 19, 2013

1:00 PM 281 MSC
Kile Mangan,
Matt Jones Lab
Thesis Defense: GABAergic Tonic Inhibition, Thalamocortical Function and Absence Epilepsy
Wednesday,
Sep. 25, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Ed Chapman,
UW - Neuroscience
Can Botulinum Neurotoxins Move around in Networks of Neurons and Engineering Metal Sensors for Rapid Neuronal Exocytosis
Wednesday,
Oct. 2, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Robert Fettiplace,
UW - Neuroscience
The Diverse Mechanisms of Sound Frequency Discrimination in the Vertebrate Inner Ear
Wednesday,
Oct. 9, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Rudiger von der Heydt,
Johns Hopkins University
Figure-ground Organization and the Emergence of Object Structure in the Visual Cortex
Wednesday,
Oct. 16, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Luis Populin,
UW - Neuroscience
In Search of the Mechanisms Underlying Impulsivity: Potential Contributions of the Dopamine Transporter
Thursday,
Oct. 17, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Shai Silberberg,
NIH-NINDS
Cancelled
Wednesday,
Oct. 23, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Guo-li Ming,
Johns Hopkins University
Regulation of Neuronal Development by Risk Genes for Mental Disorders
Thursday,
Oct. 24, 2013

4:00 PM 140 Bardeen
Laurel Carney,
University of Rochester
Speech Responses in the Auditory Midbrain: A Novel Hypothesis for Vowel Coding
Wednesday,
Oct. 30, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Dwight Bergles,
Johns Hopkins University
Sounds in Silence: How the Cochlea Generates Spontaneous Activity before Hearing Onset
Wednesday,
Nov. 6, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Zhigang He,
Harvard University
Intrinsic and Extrinsic Control of Axon Regeneration
Friday,
Nov. 15, 2013

2:00 PM 281 MSC
Eric Vallender,
New England Primate Research Center
Functional Genetic Variation in Nonhuman Primates: Insights into Human Neuropsychiatric Health and Brain Evolution
Wednesday,
Nov. 20, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Josh Huang,
Cold Spring Harbor Lab
Genetic Dissection of Cortical Circuit Organization and Assembly: Chandeliers Light Up the Path
Friday,
Nov. 22, 2013

2:00 PM 281 MSC
Miguel Santiago-Medina,
Tim Gomez Lab
Thesis Defense: Molecular Control of Growth Cone Adhesion and Invadosome Formation
Wednesday,
Dec. 4, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Mary Halloran,
UW - Neuroscience & Zoology
Regulation of Neuronal Compartmentalization and Axon Branching during Development
Wednesday,
Dec. 11, 2013

12:00 noon 281 MSC
Xinyu Zhao,
UW - Neuroscience
Adult Neurogenesis as a Model to Study Neurodevelopment and Developmental Disorders
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