Events Related to Neuroscience for 2018

Mechanisms and Significance of Microglial Dynamics in the Brain

Jan. 16, 2018 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Ukpong Eyo, Ph.D.

Senior Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Neurology
Mayo Clinic

Special Seminars

The Neuroscience Of Stress-Reward Interactions: Preclinical Approaches Toward Therapeutic Targets In Addiction

Jan. 19, 2018 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Danny Winder, Ph.D.

Professor, Departments of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Pharmacology, and Psychiatry
Director, Vanderbilt Center for Addiction Research
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Sounds In Silence: How Glial Cells In The Ear Shape Development Of The Auditory System

Jan. 26, 2018 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Dwight E. Bergles, Ph.D

Professor of Neuroscience
Associate Director, Kavli Neuroscience Discovery Institute
The Soloman H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Systems Neuroscience Beyond the Tuning Curve

Feb. 15, 2018 , 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

John Pearson, Ph.D.

Assistant Research Professor
Duke Institute for Brain Science
Duke University

Special Seminars

NOTE NEW DATE: Brain School: The Nature of Addiction

March 13, 2018 , 6 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute


Brain School, Brain Awareness Week

The Anatomy of Beliefs: Insights from Social Neuroscience and Computational Psychiatry

March 21, 2018 , 4 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Xiaosi Gu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
School of Behavioral and Brain Science
Director, Computational Psychiatry Unit
The University of Texas at Dallas

Special Seminars

Precision Medicine for Opioid Use Disorder

April 4, 2018 , 3 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Andrew S. Huhn, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Special Seminars

Complex Models to Understand Complex Health Behaviors

April 9, 2018 , noon at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Rahmat Beheshti, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Special Seminars

Road to Artificial Neuronal Networks: Oxide, Organic, and Live Neuronal Approaches

Aug. 14, 2018 , 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

T. Venky Venkatesan, Ph.D.

Director, National University of Singapore Nanoscience & Nanotechnology Initiative
Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professor, Department of Physics
National University of Singapore

Special Seminars

Disability in the 21st Century: What Are We Thinking, Talking, and Doing About It?

Nov. 15, 2018 , 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Peter Rosenbaum, M.D., F.R.C.P.

Professor of Pediatrics
Canada Research Chair in Childhood Disability
Co-Founder, CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability Research
McMaster University

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures