Upcoming Seminars and Events

Sat 21
April

STEAM Day 2018

Fresh off the success of our outreach program for Brain Awareness Week: Graduate students from the Dominick P. Purpura Neuroscience department will be at the Scarsdale High School on Saturday, April 21, 2018, teaching and discussing the walk-through Mega Inflatable Brain - a unique opportunity to see our most important organ from the inside out! Join us!

11:00 AM
Off-site Scarsdale High School
Wed 25
April

Seminar: Dr. Rosa Cossart

A developmental scaffold for hippocampal function

Speaker: Dr. Rosa Cossart

Institut de Neurobiologie de la Méditerranée

Hosted by: Dr. Renata Batista-Brito

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12:00 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Fri 27
April

Works in Progress: Todd Rubin, Kelin Brace

Todd Rubin (Lipton Lab)

Kelin Brace (Sussman Lab)

12:15 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Wed 02
May

Seminar: Dr. Peyman Golshani

New tools to image network dynamics in health and models of disease

Speaker: Dr. Peyman Golshani

UCLA

Hosted by: Dr. Tiago Goncalves

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12:00 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Thu 03
May

Speaker: Dr. Hyungbae Kwon

Imaging learning at synapses and circuits

Dr. Hyungbae Kwon

Max Planck

Hosted by: Dr. Pablo Castillo

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12:00 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Mon 07
May

Guest Speaker: Dr. Yale Cohen

Neural substrates for perception and decision-making in the auditory cortex

Dr. Yale Cohen

University of Pennsylvania

Hosted by: Dr. Yonatan Fishman

12:00 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Wed 09
May

Seminar: Dr. Kim Green

Exploring and harnessing the power of microglia in the aged and Alzheimer’s disease brain

Kim Green

University of California, Irvine

Hosted by: Dr. Jean Hebert

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12:00 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Fri 11
May

Works in Progress: Stacy Roudabush, Kristin Palarz

Stacy Roudabush (Zukin Lab)

Kristin Palarz (Khodakhah Lab)

12:15 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Wed 16
May

Seminar: Dr. Zachary Knight

The neurobiology of homeostasis

Speaker: Dr. Zachary Knight

UCSF

Hosted by: Dr. Luke Sjulson

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12:00 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Wed 23
May

Recruitment Seminar: Dr. Vilma Gabbay

TBA

Dr. Vilma Gabbay

Mount Sinai

Hosted by:Dr. Jonathan Alpert & Kamran Khodakhah

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12:00 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Fri 25
May

Works in Progress: TBD, Maria Agustina Frechou

TBD (Post doc Cai Lab)

Maria Agustina Frechou (1st WIP- Goncalves Lab)

12:15 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Thu 07
June

Seminar: Dr. Deborah Denno

The impact of neuroscience on criminal law cases

Dr. Deborah Denno

Fordham University School of Law

Hosted by: Dr. Saleem Nicola

4:00 PM
Price Center/Block Pavilion 151
Thu 07
June

Pasta Night: Dr. Deborah Denno

Dinner, wine and informal discussion on neuroscience and the law

Dr. Deborah Denno

Fordham University School of Law

Hosted by: Dr. Saleem Nicola

6:00 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Fri 08
June

Works in Progress: Kelsey McDermott, Seydanur Tikir, Rayna Birnbaum

Kelsey McDermott (1st WIP- Goncalves Lab)

Seydanur Tikir (1st WIP- Molholm Lab)

Rayna Birnbaum (1st WIP- Sharp Lab)

12:15 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Wed 13
June

PRIME Recruitment Seminar: Dr. Steven Silverstein

Eye to Brain: What Changes in Vision Tell us About Pathophysiology and Symptom Formation in Schizophrenia

Dr. Steven Silverstein

Rutgers University

Hosted by: Dr. Jonathan Alpert & Dr. Kamran Khodakhah

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12:00 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901
Mon 18
June

Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience Retreat

This year's retreat will be held on June 18th-19th, 2018 at the Edith Macy Conference Center. Registration is now open at the retreat website. 

9:00 AM
Off-site 550 Chappaqua Rd, 10510
Fri 22
June

Works in Progress: Hayden Hatch, Meera Trivedi, Garrett Lee

Hayden Hatch (1st WIP- Secombe Lab)

Meera Trivedi (1st WIP - TBD Lab)

Garrett Lee (Buelow Lab)

12:15 PM
Rose F Kennedy Center 901