News & Events
Upcoming Neurobiology & Behavior Seminars: 2/23 - Eve Marder (Brandeis), "Degeneracy and Robustness of Variable Neuronal Circuits." 3/2 - James Surmeier (Northwestern), "Striatal homeostatic plasticity in Parkinson’s disease."
Sense 2 Synapse Conference (talks on the biology of sensory transduction, subsequent neural processing and perception), Saturday 4/8/17, The Rockefeller University.
February Neurobiology & Behavior seminars: 2/2 - Vanessa Ruta (Rockefeller), 2/16 - Ivan Soltesz (Stanford), 2/23 - Eve Marder (Braindeis)
Friday March 3, 2017: Columbia Symposium on Social Evolution and Genome Complexity, with talks from leading scientists exploring the relationship between social behavior and genome evolution (followed by reception and poster session).
Kavli NTC Seminar, Thursday 1/12/17, 2pm: Hajime Hirase (RIKEN), "Involvement of astrocytes in transcranial direct current stimulation."
Neurobiology & Behavior upcoming weekly seminars: David Lovinger (NIH) 1/12/17, Thilo Womelsdorf (York University) 1/19/17
December NB&B graduate student thesis defenses: Phuong Hoang, Austen Sitko, David Doobin, Rebecca Williamson, Abigail Clark, Scott Bolkan
NB&B Thesis Defense 12/5/16: Sze Yen (John) Kerk, Hobert lab, "Diversification of C. elegans Motor Neuron Identity via Selective Effector Gene Repression."
NB&B Thesis Defense: Nathan Danielson (Losonczy lab), 11/29/16, "Functional Diversity Within Hippocampal Principal Cell Subpopulations"
Abraham Spector Prize Lecture: David Anderson (Cal Tech), "Neural Circuitry of Emotional Behaviors in Flies and Mice," December 1, 2016