Fall 2014 Thursday Seminar Series

All seminars will be held in 1131 Bioinformatics from 12:30pm-1:30pm, unless otherwise noted.

DateSpeakerTitle

Sept 25

Tom Kash, PhD

UNC

“The Role of Modulations in Shaping Emotional Behavior”

Oct 2

Seth Blackshaw, PhD

Johns Hopkins University

“Radial Glia in Health and Disease”

 

 

 

Oct 10

12pm, Friday

Larysa Pevny Memorial Lecture

Frank Costantini, PhD

Columbia Unversity

Joint with G&MB

“Genetic and Cellular Mechanisms of Renal Branching Morphogenesis”

Oct 16 Fall Break
Oct 23 15th Annual Neuroscience Center Symposium

Oct 30

Peter Penzes, PhD

Northwestern University

Joint with CBP

"Molecular Mechanisms of Synaptic Structural Plasticity and Pathology"

Nov 6

Massimo Scanziani, PhD

UCSD

"Cortical Circuits of Vision"

 Nov 13

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Nov 21

12pm, Friday

Tzumin Lee, PhD

Janelia Farm

Joint with G&MB

 

Dec 4

 

Peter McKinnon, PhD

St Jude's

Joint with CBP

"Genome Stability and the Prevention of Neurologic Disease"

Dec 11

Coby Schal, PhD

NC State

"The Sweet Science of Sugar Aversion in Cockroaches: Rapid Sensory Adaptations to Anthropogenic Pressures"

Dec 15

12pm, Monday

MBRB G202

Jeremy Kay, PhD, Duke

Joint with CBP

"How to Build a Neural Circuit: Lessons from the Retina"