News & Events

Upcoming Neurobiology & Behavior Seminars

NB&B Seminars - 6/7/18: Cagla Erogul (Duke University), "How do astrocytes sculpt synaptic circuits?" 6/14/18: Myriam Heiman (MIT), "Cell type-specific profiling and genetic screening in mouse models of Huntington's Disease."

Seven Scientific Pioneers to Receive 2018 Kavli Prizes

The 2018 Kavli Prizes were announced on May 31, 2018. Leare more about the laureates.

Student Thesis Defense

Thesis Defense: Ying Ma (Sponsor - Elizabeth Hillman), 5/31/18, "Analysis of resting-state neurovascular coupling and locomotion-associated neural dynamics using wide-field optical mapping."

Neurobiology & Behavior Student Thesis Defense

NB&B student thesis defense 6/1/18: Blair Jenkins (Lumpkin Lab), "Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Mammalian Touch Receptor Patterning."

Upcoming Neurobiology & Behavior Seminars

NB&B Seminars: 5/24/18, 12pm: Sandeep Datta (Harvard), "Extracting Meaning from the Olfactory World;" 5/31/18: Tali Kimchi (Weizmann Inst), "Neurobiology of ethologically-relevant social behavior."

Jessica Jimenez is the winner of the 2017 Kavli Institute Award for Distinguished Research in Neuroscience

The winner of the 2017 Kavli Institute Award for Distinguished Research in Neuroscience is Jessica Jimenez.

Now accepting nominations for the 2018 Kavli SfN Graduate Travel Awards

We are now accepting nominations for Kavli Institute-sponsored graduate student travel awards to this year’s SfN meeting. Nominations are due Friday, June 15, 2018.

Neurobiology & Behavior Student Thesis Defense

NB&B Thesis Defense 6/1/18: Blair Jenkins (Lumpkin Lab), "Cellular and molecular mechanisms of mammalian touch receptor patterning."

Reminder for 2018 NTC Symposium: Dendritic Computation at Columbia University

May 22nd: The 2018 NTC Symposium on Dendritic Computation will be held at Columbia

NB&B Student Thesis Defense

NB&B Student thesis defense 5/14/18: Katie Shakman (Axel Lab), "Cross compartmental modulation and plasticity in the Drosophila mushroom body."

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