Department of Neuroscience Seminar: Events

Neuroscience Seminar Schedule 2013-2014

All seminars to be held in Lecture Room B at 3:30 p.m. (unless otherwise stated)

2013

August

29
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Neuroimmune Interactions Regulate Prenatal Development of the Cerebral Cortex
Stephen C. Noctor, PhD, Assistant Professor, UC Davis MIND Institute

September

26
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Acetate Supplementation as a Therapeutic Approach for the Eradication of Glioma Stem-Like Cells
Diane M. Jaworski, PhD, Professor of Neurological Sciences, University of Vermont , College of Medicine

October

24
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Waking the baby: Developmental emergence of cortical alertness
Matthew T. Colonnese, PhD Assistant Professor of Pharmacology & Physiology George Washington University Washington, DC colonnese@gwu.edu
Host – Dr. Juliano

November

7
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Targeting Endogenous Cannabinoid Enzymes to Treat Pain: FAAH from the Marijuana Fields
Aron Lichtman, PhD, Professor, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Virginia Commonwealth University
21
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Large Dining Room
USU Neuroscience 23rd Annual Open House & Poster Session
Faculty and students present recent posters to the University community.

December

5
Seminar
NES
3:00 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Neuroscience Student Seminars
MAJ Geoffrey Duncklee and Michael Authement
19
Seminar
NES
3:00 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Neuroscience Student Seminars
Christina Marion, Michelle Bylicky, Francis Djankpa

2014

January

16
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
NADPH oxidase and chronic neuroinflammation after TBI
David Loane, PhD
30
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Synaptic Mechanisms Controlling Motivated Behaviors & Compulsive Cocaine Use
Veronica A. Alvarez, PhD, Investigator and Acting Chief, NIAAA, NIH

March

13
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Sex Steriods and Affective Adaptation
Peter Schmidt, PhD, Chief, Section on Behavioral Endocrinology, NIMH, DIRP

April

10
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Assembling Neurons into Columns in Cortical Development
Masaaki Torii, PhD, Principal Investigator, Center for Research, Children's National Medical Center
24
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
The Role of Molecular Motors and the Cytoskeleton in a Neurodevelopmental Disorder
Judy Liu, MD/PhD, Children's National Medical Center, Washington DC

May

8
Seminar
NES
3:00 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Neuroscience Student Seminars
TBA
15
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Research Day
22
Seminar
NES
3:00 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Neuroscience Student Seminars
TBA
29
Seminar
NES
3:00 p.m.
|
Lecture Room D
Neuroscience Student Seminars
TBA

June

5
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
TBA
Ted Abel, PhD
12
Seminar
NES
3:00 p.m.
|
Lecture Room D
Neuroscience Student Seminars
TBA
19
Seminar
NES
3:00 p.m.
|
Lecture Room B
Neuroscience Student Seminars
TBA