News & Events
NB&B Student Thesis Defenses, 12/15/17: Mary Youssef, "Developmental manipulation of the hippocampal dentate gyrus to investigate the effects of early life stress on adult dentate function;" Samuel Clark, "Characterization of striatal direct and indirect path neurons during motor learning and anxiety."
Neurology Grand Rounds, 12/8/17: Scott Small, "Regional vulnerability as a key to Alzheimer's disease"
Monday, 12/4/17, Seminar in Society and Neuroscience: Stanislas Dehaene, "Educating the brain: how the acquisition of reading and mathematics affects human brain circuits."
NB&B Seminars: 11/30/17, 12pm: Guopeng Feng (MIT), "Thalamic reticular nucleus dysfunction in neurodevelopmental disorders." 12/7/17, 12pm: Greg DeAngelis (U Rochester), "Neural mechanisms for perceiving object motion during self-motion."
Dept. of Psychiatry Special Seminar, 11/16/17, 3pm: Pierre-Hervé Luppi (INSERM-CNRS), "Cortical activation during paradoxical (REM) sleep and its implication in learning and memory."
NB&B Student Thesis Defense: 11/20/17, Grace Lindsay (Miller Lab), "Modeling the impact of Internal State on Sensory Processing."
Upcoming NB&B seminars: 11/9/17 - Botond Roska (University of Basel), "The first steps in vision: cells types and circuits in mice and humans." 11/16/17 - Surya Ganguli (Stanford), "Emergent elasticity in the neural code for space."
NB&B Special Seminar, Friday 11/3/17: Frédéric Saudou (Grenoble Institut des Neurosciences), "Huntington: from axonal transport to neurotrophin signaling, energy supply and...Alzheimer's disease."
Nominations for the 2018 Kavli Prizes are being accepted from 9/1-12/1/17.
The 39th Annual Spencer Award Lecture: 11/28/17, 5pm, Presented by David Ginty and Ardem Patapoutian