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Diane Lipscombe, PhD

Brown University

Brown Institute for Brain Science

Voltage-gated calcium ion channels cell-specific forms and functions

Tuesday, Sept 29, 2020  1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Marcel Goldschen-Ohm

Lipscombe Lab ↗



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Rainbo Hultman, PhD

University of Iowa Health Care

Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Electrical connectomics: use of brain-wide electrical networks to understand complex behavioral states in stress and disease

Tuesday, Oct 6, 2020 1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Amy Lee

Laboratory for Brain-Network Based Molecular Medicine ↗



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Laurence Trussell, PhD

Oregon Health Sciences University

Oregon Hearing Research Center

Glutamate transporters control synaptic integration at a cerebellar synapse

Tuesday, Oct 13, 2020 1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Nace Golding

Trussell Lab ↗



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Shana Augustin, PhD

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience

Striatal GPCR-based neuromodulation and its behavioral implications

Tuesday, Oct 20, 2020 1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Amy Lee

Shana Augstin ↗



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Steve Ramirez, PhD

Boston University

Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences

Artificially manipulating positive and negative memories in healthy and maladaptive states

Tuesday, Oct 27, 2020 1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Michael Drew

Ramirez Lab ↗



Bess Frost

Bess Frost, PhD

University of Texas Health San Antonio

Department of Cell Systems and Anatomy

Jump Around, Jump Around: Transposable element activation in neurodegenerative tauopathy

Tuesday, Nov 10, 2020 1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Jon Pierce

Frost Lab ↗



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Fabricio Do Monte, DVM, PhD

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy

Neural circuits regulating approach-avoidance conflict

Tuesday, Nov 17, 2020 1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Michael Drew

Do Monte Lab ↗



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Urbain Weyemi, PhD

The University of Texas at Austin

Department of Molecular Biosciences

Elucidating the interplay between genomic instability and mitochondrial homeostasis in human diseases

Tuesday, Nov 24, 2020 1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Adron Harris

Weyemi Lab ↗



Theanne Griffith

Theanne Griffith, PhD

University of California, Davis

Department of Physiology and Membrane Biology

Cool Sensations: A role for NaV1.1 in cold-sensing peripheral neuron excitability

Tuesday, Dec 1, 2020 1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Rick Aldrich

Theanne Griffith ↗



Christina Gross

Christina Gross, PhD

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Division of Neurology

MicroRNA-mediated regulation of brain excitability

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2021 1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Darrin Brager

Gross Lab ↗




Dwight Kravitz

Dwight Kravitz, PhD

The George Washington University

Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences

Predicting functional organization and its impact on behavior.

Tuesday, Feb 9, 2021  1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Jarrod Lewis-Peacock

Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience ↗




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Hysell Oviedo, PhD

City College of New York

Department of Biology

Interrogating circuits to decode speech

Tuesday, Mar 2, 2021  1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Nace Golding

Oviedo Lab ↗


Giacomo Benvenuti Lyndsey Kirk

Young Scientists Seminar Series


Giacomo Benvenuti, Eyal Seidemann Lab

What is the role of cortical maps in encoding visual information?

Lyndsey Kirk, Kristen Harris Lab

Are synapses in the aging brain too large to learn? Linking changes in synapse ultrastructure to a model of age-related cognitive decline

Tuesday, Mar 23, 2021  1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Hiroshi Nishiyama



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Emery Brown, MD, PhD

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine

The Dynamics of the Unconscious Brain Under General Anesthesia

Monday, March 29, 2021  12:00 PM Central Cohosted by the Center for Perceptual Systems

Neuroscience Statistics Research Laboratory ↗


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Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy, PhD

Northwestern University

Department of Neurobiology

Dopamine signaling and plasticity in aversive learning

Tuesday, April 6, 2021  1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. MacKenzie Howard

Kozorovitskiy Lab ↗



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Abigail Person, PhD

University of Colorado School of Medicine

Department of Physiology and Biophysics

Neural mechanisms of motor precision

Tuesday, Apr 27, 2021  1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Mike Mauk

Laboratory in Cerebellar Physiology ↗


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Farah Lubin, PhD

University of Alabma at Birmingham

Department of Neurobiology

Epigenetic-level approaches to studying memory and age-related memory deficits

Tuesday, May 4, 2021  1:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. MacKenzie Howard

Lubin Lab at UAB