Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience

Seminars

All seminars are in Kennedy 901 at 12:00 unless otherwise noted.  

1/4/17 
Dr. Esther Serrano-Saiz 
Columbia University 
**Recruitment Seminar** "Control of glutamatergic identity dynamics" Student
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MONDAY 1/9/17  Dr. Christopher Fetsch
Columbia University
**Recruitment Seminar** "Causal interrogation of decision making: a common mechanism for choice, reaction time, and confidence" Student
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1/11/17  Dr. Aakanksha Singhvi
Rockefeller University
**Recruitment Seminar** "Glia modulate the shape and function of neuron receptive-endings" Student
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1/18/17  Dr. Caroline Runyan
Harvard University
**Recruitment Seminar** "Distinct timescales of population coding across cortex" Student
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1/23/17  Dr. Tommy Lewis
Columbia University
**Recruitment Seminar** "Mitochondria position, structure and function during axon development" Student
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1/25/17  Dr. Renata Batista-Brito
Yale University
**Recruitment Seminar** "Developmental dysfunction of VIP interneurons impairs cortical circuits" Student
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2/1/17  Dr. Scott Russo
Mount Sinai
**Recruitment Seminar** "Neural circuitry controlling motivational aspects of aggression" Student
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2/8/17  Dr. Jorge Contreras
Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School
"Gating and regulation of connexin hemichannels" Student
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2/15/17  Dr. Erin Calipari
Mount Sinai
**Recruitment Seminar** "Dissecting the circuit and molecular based mechanisms of drug addiction" Student
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2/22/17  Dr. David Fooksman
Einstein
"Investigating multiple myeloma in the bone marrow using in vivo imaging" Student
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Tuesday 2/28/17 @ 10:30am in Price Dr. Tallie Baram
University of California - Irvine
**MSTP Invited Speaker** "How does the developing brain become epileptic? MicroRNAs, Microglia, and Memory"
         
Monday 3/6/17  Dr. Baohua Liu
UCSD
**Recruitment Seminar** "Adaptive control of innate reflexes by visual cortex" Student
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3/8/17  Dr. Kishore Kuchibhotla
NYU
**Recruitment Seminar** "Neural circuitry for context-dependent behavior and learning" Student
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3/15/17  Dr. Atilla Losonczy
Columbia University
**Recruitment Seminar** "Cellular and circuit mechanisms supporting navigation learning in the hippocampus" Student
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3/22/17  Dr. Ben Hayden
University of Rochester
**Recruitment Seminar** "Neural basis of economic choices" Student
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Thursday 3/30/17 at 12pm in Price  Dr. György Buzsáki
NYU
"Space-time in navigation and memory" Student
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Thursday 3/30/17 at 6pm in Kennedy 901 Dr. György Buzsáki
NYU
**PASTA NIGHT** "Space-time in navigation and memory"
         
4/5/17  Dr. Mehrdad Jazayeri
MIT
"Speed in cortical dynamics confers temporal flexibility to self-initiated movements" Student
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4/12/17  Dr. Patricia Janak
Johns Hopkins University
"Stimulus triggers for action: Defining contributions of parallel dopaminergic circuits in reward" Student
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Tuesday at 10:00am 4/18/17  Dr. Christophe Bernard
INS - Institut de Neurosciences des Systèmes
"The dynamic epileptic brain" Student
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4/19/17  Dr. Matt LaVoie
Harvard University
"LRRK2 and Lysosomes: Mechanisms of Pathogenesis in Familial Parkinson’s Disease" Student
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Thursday 4/20/17  Dr. Terence O’Brien
University of Melbourne
"Developing disease modifying treatments for the Sacred Disease" Student
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4/26/17 Dr. Suzanne Zukin
Einstein
"Fragile X syndrome: aberrant signaling at the synapse"
         
5/3/17  Dr. Marta Miquel
Jaume I University
"The cerebellar landscape in drug addiction. Have we been ignoring the elephant in the room?" Student
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5/24/17  Dr. David Litchfield
University of Western Ontario
"From pathways to precision medicine: The emergence of protein kinases as therapeutic targets" Student
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Thursday 5/25/17 Dr. Lucas Sjulson
NYU
**Recruitment Seminar** "Cocaine place conditioning strengthens location-dependent hippocampal inputs to nucleus accumbens" Student
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5/31/17 @ 4pm in Price  Dr. Barry Connors
Brown University
**Distinguished Neuroscientist Lecture** "How the cortex regulates the thalamus" Student
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6/07/17  Dr. Duncan Wilson
Einstein
"Assembly and trafficking of neurotropic herpes viruses"
         
Thursday 6/08/17  Dr. Joanna Jankowsky
Baylor College of Medicine
"Using transgenic technology to probe circuit dysfunction and therapy in Alzheimer's disease" Student
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6/14/17 Dr. Eliana Scemes
Einstein
"The duality of Pannexin1 in epilepsy and pain"
         
6/21/17  Dr. Hans Hofmann
University of Texas at Austin
"Neurobiology of social decision-making" Student
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Monday 6/26/17 Gervasio Batista
Einstein
*Thesis Seminar* "Translational control in filial imprinting"
         
6/28/17  Dr. Costantino Iadecola
Weill Cornell Medical College
"The gut-brain axis and brain health: lessons from animal models" Student
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Thursday 6/29/17 at 4:30pm Randy Stout

 Leo Tang and Steve Cook

 
Junior Investigator Neuroscience Research Award - 2017 Awardees *Reception to Follow*

Past Seminars

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