News & Events

The Thirty-Seventh Annual W. Alden Spencer Award and Lecture

The 37th Annual W. Alden Spencer Award and Lecture: Loren Looger (HHMI Janelia) and Atsushi Aiyawake (Riken), Thursday 10/29, 5pm

Kavli Institute NeuroLunch Special Seminar

Columbia Nano Initiative (CNI) Special Neuro Seminar: Friday, 10/23, 11am, Paolo Milani, "Modulation of complex neuronal cell activities by mechanotransductive signaling induced by surfaces with engineered nanoscale roughness."  

Kavli Institute NeuroLunch

Kavli NTC Neurolunch Seminar: Tuesday 10/27/15, 12 noon, Kimberly Kempadoo from the Kandel Lab, "The neural basis of spatial learning: dopamine release in the dorsal hippocampus."

Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar

Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar: Thursday, October 22nd, at 12 Noon, in NI Auditorium: Michael Brecht (Berlin Center for Computational Neuroscience) - “Sex, touch & tickle. The cortical neurobiology of physical contact."  

NYSPI Seminar

Seminar at NYSPI: Lars Muckli (University of Glasgow), "Predictive coding of auditory and contextual information in early visual cortex - evidence from layer specific fMRI brain reading." Thursday 10/15, 10am  

The Kavli Foundation and University Partners Commit $100 Million to Brain Research

The Kavli Foundation established three new neuroscience institutes at Johns Hopkins, Rockefeller, and UCSF

Kavli Institute NeuroLunch

NeuroLunch Seminar, Thursday 10/6, Anita Burgos (Grueber Lab), "Neural circuitry controlling body posture gates nociceptive escape behavior in Drosophila"

Department of Neuroscience Special Seminar

Dept. of Neuroscience special seminar, Monday 10/5, Ya-Hui Chou (Academia Sinica): "Wiring variability of Drosophila olfactory local interneurons"

Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar

Weekly seminar in Neurobiology & Behavior: Thursday 10/8, Attila Losonczy (Columbia): "Assembly and Functional Organization of Hippocampal Microcircuits for Spatial Navigation and Episodic Learning."

Live Webcast: Bolstering the Investment in Brain Research

Live webcasts on 10/1 sponsored by The Kavli Foundation: 9:30am - Bipartisan briefing on the BRAIN Initiative. 2:00pm - Symposium "Neuroscience in the 21st Century" to discuss how the field is evolving and being shaped by the BRAIN Initiative