News & Events

Losonczy and Hen labs identify fear-supressing neurons in the hippocampus

Fear-supressing neurons identified through a collaboration between the KIBS labs of Attila Losonczy and René Hen, published in Science.

The Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute celebrates March as Brain Month at Columbia University

March is Brain Month at Columbia University, with a variety of public events scheduled.

KIBS Co-Director Tom Jessell awarded the 2014 Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Science

KIBS Co-Director Tom Jessell wins the 2014 Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Science.

Thesis Defense

Upcoming Thesis Defense: Matthew Lovett-Barron (Losonczy Lab), 1/29/14


Call for Nominations: 2013 Kavli Award for Graduate Research in Neuroscience

The Center for Neural Engineering and Computation

Randy Bruno will give a seminar at the Center for Neural Engineering and Computation on 12/16/13.

Save the date for the 2013 Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize Lectures

John O'Keefe, and Edvard and May-Britt Moser, present the Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize Lectures on January 16th.

Upcoming Thesis Defense Presentations

Upcoming thesis defenses: Alejandro Ramirez from Randy Bruno's lab (12/12/13), Krista Spiller from Chris Henderson's lab (12/16/13).

Save the Date: 2014 Cartwright Lecture

Richard Tsien will present the 2014 Cartwright Lecture on January 7th, "Novel Calcium Signaling Mechanisms and Neuropsychiatric Disorders."

Seminar in Neurobiology and Behavior

Next Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar 12/5/13: Robert Zatorre, "Predispositions and Plasticity in Music and Speech Learning: Neural Substrates Revealed by Neuroimaging."