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Roger Nicoll, MD

University of California, San Francisco

Department of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology

A molecular machine for memory

Monday, September 11, 2023  3:00 PM  Hosted by Amy Lee

Roger Nicoll at UCSF ↗





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Claudia Lucchinetti, MD

Dean, Dell Medical School, The University of Texas at Austin

Department of Neurology

Multimodal Imaging of Multiple Sclerosis Pathlogy: From Structure to Function

Monday, September 18, 2023  3:00 PM  Hosted by Dr. Bob Messing

Lucchinetti, Dell Med Dean ↗





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Erik Jorgensen, PhD

University of Utah, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Synaptic Transmission in Time (ms) and in Space (nm)

Monday, September 25, 2023  3:00 PM  Hosted by Dr. Jon Pierce

Erik Jorgensen ↗




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Krešimir Josić, PhD

University of Houston

Department of Mathematics

Plasticity, balance and the structure of neuronal networks

Monday, October 9, 2023  3:00 PM  Hosted by Thibaud Taillefumier

Kresimir Josic at UH ↗




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Kristina Nielsen, PhD

The Johns Hopkins University

Zanvyl Krieger Mind/Brain Institute

Representation of 3D and 2D shape in visual area V4

Monday, October 16, 2023  3:00 PM  Hosted by Dr. Nicholas Priebe

Nielsen Lab ↗





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Shantanu Jadhav, PhD

Brandeis University

Department of Psychology

Neural coordination mechanisms for memory-guided behavior

Monday, October 30, 2023  3:00 PM  Hosted by Dr. Laura Colgin

Jadhav Lab ↗




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Priya Rajasethupathy, MD, PhD

The Rockefeller University

Laboratory of Neural Dynamics and Cognition

Exploring genetic contributions to variation in attention and short-term memory

Monday, November 6, 2023  3:00 PM  Hosted by Dr. Lief Fenno

Priya Rajasethupathy at Rockefeller ↗




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Gek-Ming Sia, PhD

UT Health San Antonio

Department of Pharmacology

Immune mechanisms that shape brain circuitry in health and disease

Monday, November 27, 2023  3:00 PM  Hosted by Dr. Jennifer Donegan

Gek-Ming Sia at UT Health ↗





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David Paydarfar, MD

Dell Medical School, Neurology

The University of Texas at Austin

Noise-sensitive neural oscillators: theory and applications for their control

Monday, January 22, 2024  3:00 PM  Hosted by Dr. Laura Colgin

Chair, Dell Med Neurology ↗





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Alice Ting, PhD

Stanford University

Departments of Biology & Genetics

Engineering proteins to map and manipulate cells

Monday, February 19, 2024  3:00 PM  Hosted by Dr. Kristen Harris

Ting Lab ↗



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Nicole Calakos, MD, PhD

Duke University School of Medicine

Department of Neurobiology

The few but mighty: Striatal interneuron plasticity in habit formation

Monday, March 25, 2024  3:00 PM  Hosted by Dr. Bob Messing

Calakos Lab ↗




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Srivatsun Sadagopan, PhD

University of Pittsburgh

Center for Neuroscience

Auditory cortical computations for robust vocalization recognition

Monday, April 1, 2024  3:00 PM  Hosted by Nicholas Priebe

Sadagopan Lab ↗



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Alexander Jackson, PhD

Unviersity of Connecticut

Department of Physiology and Neurobiology

Molecular building blocks of lateral hypothalamic circuits

Monday, April 8, 2024  3:00 PM  Hosted by Dr. MacKenzie Howard

Jackson Lab ↗



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Jayeeta Basu, PhD

New York University

Department of Neuroscience & Physiology

Hippocampus shapes cortical output and novelty coding through a direct feedback circuit

Monday, April 15, 2024  3:00 PM  Hosted by INS trainee, Mandi Severson

Basu Lab ↗


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Madineh Sedigh-Sarvestani, PhD

Cornell University

Department of Neurobiology and Behavior

Using the body to understand sensory processing in the brain

Monday, April 29, 2024  3:00 PM  Hosted by Dr. Xuexin Wei

Sarvestani Lab ↗