Events

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Center for Neural Science and Medicine Seminar Series

Monday, May 21, 2018
Noon–1 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 6 & 7
Title: Selective Vulnerability in FTD and ALS: Onset, Spread and Implications for Treatment
Speaker: Bill Seeley, MD, professor, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, Department of Neurology

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
1–2 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 8
Title: Understanding How mTOR Hyperactivity Leads to Epilepsy and Behavioral Deficits
Speaker: Angelique Bordey, PhD, professor of Neurosurgery and of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Co-Vice Chair of Research, Neurosurgery

Monday, June 4, 2018
Noon-1 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 8
Title: Combining Virtual Reality, Intracranial Recordings and Neurostimulation to Study Human Episodic Memory
Speaker: Nanthia Suthana, PhD, assistant professor in residence, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Department of Neurosurgery

Monday, June 25, 2018
Noon–1 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 6 & 7
Title: Myelin Plasticity in Health and Disease
Speaker: Michelle Monje Deisseroth, MD, PhD, assistant professor of Neurology, and by courtesy, Neurosurgery, Pathology and Pediatrics, Stanford University

Monday, August 27, 2018
Noon–1 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 6 & 7
Title: TBA
Speaker: Jack J. Lin, MD, professor of clinical neurology, biomedical engineering director, University of California, Irvine, Comprehensive Epilepsy Program

Monday, October 15, 2018
Noon–1 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 6 & 7
Title: Network Dynamics in the Intact and Injured Motor Cortex
Speaker: Tanuj Gulati, PhD, research scientist in the Cedars-Sinai Center for Neural Science and Medicine

Friday, November 9, 2018
Noon–1 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 6 & 7
Title: Mechanisms Generating Cell-Type Diversity in Cerebral Cortex
Speaker: Simon Hippenmeyer, PhD, assistant professor; Developmental Neurobiology; IST Austria, Klosterneuburg, Austria

Monday, November 19, 2018
12:30–1:30 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 8
Title: CRISPR/Cas9 in Alzheimer’s Disease
Speaker: Subhojit Roy, MD, PhD, professor of pathology and laboratory medicine; director of Neuropathology Core at Wisconsin Alzheimer's Center

Monday, November 26, 2018
Noon-1 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 6 & 7
Title: TBA
Speaker: Giorgia Quadrato, PhD, assistant professor, Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, University of Southern California

Monday, January 7, 2019
Noon–1 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 6 & 7
Title: TBA
Speaker: Jan-Marino Ramirez, PhD, professor of neurological surgery; director of Center for Integrative Brain Research, Seattle Children’s Research Institute
Research Affiliate, Center on Human Development and Disability

Monday, February 4, 2019
Noon–1 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 6 & 7
Title: TBA
Speaker: Gerald W. Dorn, II, MD, Philip and Sima K. Needleman professor of medicine; associate chair for translational research; director of Center for Pharmacogenomics at Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri

Monday, March 4, 2019
Noon–1 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 6 & 7
Title: TBA
Speaker: Bin Chen, PhD, assistant adjunct professor at University of California, San Francisco, Department of Computational Health Science

Monday, October 7, 2019
Noon–1 p.m.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, PEC 6 & 7
Title: TBA
Speaker: Anne Brunet, PhD, Michele and Timothy Barakett professor of genetics at Stanford University