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Debra Bangasser, PhD

Temple University

Department of Psychology

Early resource scarcity causes lasting changes in motivated behavior

Monday, August 22, 2022  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Jamie Palmer, INS

Bangasser Lab ↗





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Avishek Adhikari, PhD

University of California, Los Angeles

Department of Psychology

Control of feeding by a bottom-up brainstem-subthalamic pathway

Monday, August 29, 2022  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Lief Fenno

Adhikari Lab ↗





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Omar Ahmed, PhD

University of Michigan

Department of Psychology

Spatial Orientation & Head Velocity Circuits in the Retrosplenial Cortex

Monday, September 19, 2022  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. MacKenzie Howard

Ahmed Lab ↗




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Denise Cai, PhD

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Department of Neuroscience

The brain in motion - How ensemble fluidity supports memory updating.

Monday, October 3, 2022  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Ayesha Nadiadwala, INS

Cai Lab ↗




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Attila Losonczy, MD, PhD

Columbia University

Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute

Assembly and functional organization of neural circuits for episodic memory

Monday, October 10, 2022  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Laura Colgin

Losonczy Lab ↗




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Mrinalini Hoon, PhD

University of Wisconsin

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Molecules and mechanisms driving assembly of retinal circuits

Monday, October 17, 2022  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Amy Lee

Hoon Lab ↗




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Shai Silberberg, PhD

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Director of Research Quality

Assuring a bright future for biomedical research

Monday, October 31, 2022  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Amy Lee

Silberberg NIH Profile ↗




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Mark Harnett, PhD

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Biophysics for Cortical Computation

Monday, January 9, 2023  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Nace Golding

Harnett Lab ↗




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Saskia Haegens, PhD

Columbia University - Department of Psychiatry

Radboud University Nijmegen - Centre for Cognitive Neuroimagine

Oscillatory building blocks underlying perception & cognition

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

Haegens Lab ↗




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Michael Bruchas, PhD

University of Washington

Center in Neurobiology of Addiction, Pain and Emotion

Decoding Heterogeneity of the Locus Coeruleus Noradrenergic System in Arousal and Stress

Monday, February 6, 2023  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Lauren Dobbs

Bruchas Lab ↗




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John Reynolds, PhD

The Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Systems Neurobiology Laboratory

Intrinsic traveling waves of neural activity in Area MT of the awake, behaving monkey regulate the gain of stimulus-evoked responses and perceptual sensitivity.

Monday, February 13, 2023  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Kristen Harris

Reynolds Lab ↗




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Ofer Yizhar, PhD

Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

Department of Brain Sciences

Optogenetic dissection of local and long-range connections in prefrontal circuits

Thursday, March 2, 2023  10:00 AM Central Hosted by Dr. Lief Fenno

Yizhar Lab ↗




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Brian Kraemer, PhD

University of Washington

Division of Gerontology & Geriatric Medicine

Leveraging Model Organism Genetics to Inform Neurotherapeutic Approaches in Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders

Monday, March 6, 2023  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Jon Pierce

Kraemer Lab ↗




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Andre Berndt, PhD

University of Washington

Department of Bioengineering

Enlighten neurophysiology with genetically encoded sensors

Monday, March 20, 2023  3:00 PM Central  Hosted by Dr. Lief Fenno

Berndt Lab ↗




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Sung-Yon Kim, PhD

Seoul National University

Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics

Warm and full: neural circuits for behavioral regulation of homeostasis

Monday, March 27, 2023  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Drs. Lief Fenno and Bob Messing

Kim Lab ↗




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Edwin Chapman, PhD

University of Wisconsin and HHMI

Special Joint Seminar with the College of Pharmacy

New insights into synaptic vesicle biogenesis, dynamics, and modes of release

Thursday, March 30, 2023  10:00 AM Central Hosted by Dr. Somshuvra Mukhopadhyay

Chapman Lab ↗




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Elizabeth Heller, PhD

University of Pennsylvania

Department of Pharmacology

Chromatin-mediated alternative splicing in addiction.

Monday, April 3, 2023  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Nigel Atkinson

Heller Lab ↗


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David Linden, PhD

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

The Solomon H Snyder Department of Neuroscience

Axon regeneration in the adult mammalian brain

Monday, April 10, 2023  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Drs. Hiroshi Nishiyama and Mike Mauk

David Linden ↗



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Anastasia Kiyonaga, PhD

University of Caifornia, San Diego

Department of Cognitive Science

Flexible working memory for adaptive perception and action

Monday, April 17, 2023 3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Joseph Dunsmoor

Kiyonaga Lab ↗


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Corey Ziemba, PhD

The University of Texas at Austin

Center for Perceptual Systems - Robbe Goris Lab

Confidence, uncertainty, and meta-uncertainty in perception

Monday, April 24, 2023  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Drs. Hiroshi Nishiyama and Robbe Goris

Goris Lab ↗





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Neal Amin, MD, PhD

Stanford University Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Special Joint Seminar with Dell Med Psychiatry

At the intersection of human neuro-cellular diversity and disease

Monday, May 1, 2023  3:00 PM Central Hosted by Dr. Robert Messing

Amin at Stanford ↗