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The Fabric of the Neocortex

Sept. 11, 2020 at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Andreas Tolias, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Neuroscience
Baylor College of Medicine

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 104 days

Parkinson's Disease and Why Development Matters

Sept. 25, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Deanna Benson, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Neuroscience, and Friedman Brain Institute
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 118 days

Conference on Glial Biology in Medicine 2020

Oct. 4, 2020 at Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center

Special Events

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Genetics of Invasive GBM cells

Oct. 9, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Nhan Tran, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Cancer Biology
Mayo Clinic

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In 132 days

Pediatric Robotics – a journey from the lab to a child’s home

Oct. 15, 2020 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Ayanna Howard, Ph.D.

Linda J. and Mark C. Smith Professor and Chair of the School of Interactive Computing in the College of Computing, Georgia Tech. Leader in human augmentation, developer of assistive robots in the home to therapy gaming apps to remote robotic exploration of extreme environments (Forbes top 50 U.S. women in tech)

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

In 138 days

Akt-mTOR signaling in TGF-b responsiveness and Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition

Oct. 16, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Rik Derynck, Ph.D.

Professor
Departments of Cell/Tissue Biology and Anatomy
University of California, San Francisco

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

In 139 days

Tiny conspiracies: cell to cell communication in bacteria

Oct. 29, 2020 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Bonnie Bassler, Ph.D.

Squibb Professor in Molecular Biology and Chair, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

In 152 days

Connexin mutants and cataracts: clues to gap junction functions

Nov. 6, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Eric Beyer, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Chicago

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In 160 days

Baljit Khakh, Pioneers in Biomedical Education

Dec. 11, 2020 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Baljit Khakh,

Professor of Physiology and Neurobiology, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles

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In 195 days

Effect of Contemporary Societal Exposures on Adolescent Behavioral Health

March 12, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Adam Matthew Leventhal, Ph.D.

Founding Director
Institute for Health, Emotion, & Addiction Laboratory, University of Southern California
Institute for Addiction Science, University of Southern California

Professor of Preventive Medicine
Institute for Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California

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In 286 days

Genes Regulating Sleep and Circadian Rhythms

March 25, 2021 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Michael Young, Ph.D.

Recipient of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine; Richard and Jeanne Fisher Professor; Vice President for Academic Affairs, The Rockefeller University

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

In 299 days

Chemistry of the Adaptive Mind

April 9, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Roshan Cools, Ph.D.

Professor, Cognitive Neuropsychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center

Principal Investigator
Donders Center for Cognitive Neuroimaging
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center

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In 314 days

How Vaccines Train the Immune System in Ways No One Expected

April 15, 2021 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Christine Stabell Benn, M.D., Ph.D., D.M.Sc.

Professor, Global Health, University of Southern Denmark; Steering Board Member, The Bandim Health Project, Guinea-Bissau

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

In 320 days

Aerobic fitness and susceptibility for metabolic dysfunction

April 16, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

John Thyfault, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
University of Kansas Medical Center

Senior Scientist
Kansas City VA Medical Center

Scientific Director
Children’s Mercy Hospital Center for Healthy Lifestyle and Nutrition Center

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In 321 days

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Seminar with Elena Boto

April 23, 2021 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Elena Boto

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Precision Neuroscience Conference

May 19, 2021 at Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center

Precision Neuroscience Conference

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