Spring 2014 Thursday Seminar Series

Jan. 9 Ru-Rong Ji, PhD - Duke University Glial and Immune Control of Pain and Synaptic Transmission
Jan. 14 Joint CIDD/Neuroscience Center Seminar: Michela Fagiolini, PhD - Harvard University Neuronal Circuit Dissection and Recovery in the Absence of Mecp2
Jan. 23 Deneen Benjamin, PhD - Baylor University Patterning and Gliogenesis: A Journey Through Space and Time in the CNS
Jan. 30 Student-Invited Seminar Series: Eric Nestler, MD, PhD - Mount Sinai Hospital Transcriptional and Epigenetics Mechanisms of Addiction

Feb. 6


Student-Invited Seminar Series: Gina Turrigiano, PhD - Brandeis University Self-tuning Neurons and Neural Circuit Stability

Feb. 13


Peter McKinnon, PhD - St.Jude Children's Research Hospital Genome Stability and the Prevention of Neurologic Disease
Feb. 20 Student-Invited Seminar Series: Marcus Raichle, MD - Washington University School of Medicine see PERL prize
Feb. 27 Mike Bruchas, PhD - Washington University Dissecting GPCR function in Stress Neural Circuits and Affective Behaviors
Mar. 6 Philipp Keller, PhD - Janelia Research Farm Reconstructing Nervous System Development and Function Using Light-sheet Microscopy
Mar. 13 Mustafa Sahin, MD, PhD - Boston Children's Hospital Tuberous Sclerosis: Shedding Light on the Neural Circuitry of Autism
Mar. 18 Joint CIDD/Neuroscience Center Seminar: Stephan Sanders, MD, UCSF

The Genetics of Autism

Mar. 27 Angelique Bordey, PhD - Yale University Identifying and Rescuing Circuit Deficits in mTORopathy
Apr. 3 Maria Lehtinen, PhD - Harvard University Instructive Cues for Neural Stem Cells in the Cerebrospinal Fluid
Apr. 10 Lindsey Glickfeld, PhD - Duke University

Target Specific Projections in Mouse Visual Cortex

Apr. 17 Matt Dalva, PhD- Jefferson University TBA
May 1 Jeffrey D. Rothstein, MD, PhD - Johns Hopkins Medicine TBA