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All Seminars are at 12pm in the Link Auditorium unless otherwise stated. Please contact Mistie Brewer for the link to any zoom meetings.

Date Speaker Title Host
August 30 Kumar Vivek, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Addiction Biology
Jackson Laboratory

Advanced Mouse Phenotyping with Computer Vision and Machine Learning

September 20 Jeremy McIntyre, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
University of Florida
The role of neuronal cilia as modulatory signaling centers Max Fletcher
September 27
via Zoom
Corinde E. Weirs, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Psychiatry and Radiology
University of Pennsylvania
Nutritional ketosis as a potential treatment of alcohol use disorder Brendan Tunstall
October 4 Keith Hengen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
University of Wisconsin-
Does sleep restore an optimal computational regime in the brain?
Network dynamics in long-term recordings point to an answer
Detlef Heck
October 11
via Zoom
Jenna McHenry, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor 
Psychology and Neuroscience
Duke University
Illuminating social state dynamics in neural circuits for motivated behavior Jianyang Du
October 18 Un Jung Kang, M.D.
NYU Grossman School of
Aberrant plasticity in PD therapy Fu-Ming Zhou
November 1 
via Zoom

Matthew Campbell, Ph.D.
Smurfit Institute of Genetics
Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Regulation of the blood-barrier in health and disease Raja Gangaraju
November 8 Nabil J. Alkayed, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor and Director of Research
Knight Cardiovascular Institute
Oregon Health & Science University

Novel Therapeutic Targets for Vascular Cognitive Impairment and Dementia Tauheed Ishrat
November 29
via Zoom
Weizhe Hong, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Understanding the Social Brain Jianyang Du
December 6 Seonil Kim, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Biomedical Sciences
Colorado State University
The Autism-Associated δ-Catenin Mutation Induces Social Deficits in Mice Il Hwan Kim
December 13
via Zoom

Theanne Griffith, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Physiology and Membrane Biology
UC Davis

Illuminating new roles for Nav1.1 in somatosensory signaling and behavior Valeria Vasquez

Seminar Series Archive

Nov 9, 2022