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UCLA Joint Seminars in Neuroscience - Winter Quarter 2018

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Sponsored by The Brain Research Institute, The Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior and The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

The Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium (NRB) at 12:00 p.m.

January 9, 2018

Debra Silver, Ph.D. (Hosted by Ben Novitch)
Departments of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology,
Neurobiology and Cell Biology
Duke University School of Medicine,
Durham, North Carolina
“Dynamic Post-Transcriptional Control of Cortical Development and Disease”

January 16, 2018

Wenbiao Gan, Ph.D. (Hosted by Carlos Portera-Cailliau)
Molecular Neurobiology Program,
Skirball Institute
Department of Neuroscience and Physiology,
New York University School of Medicine,
New York, New York
“Learning and Sleep-Dependent Dendritic Spine Plasticity and Maintenance”

January 23, 2018

Thomas A. Blanpied, Ph.D. (Hosted by Felix Schweizer)
Department of Physiology,
University of Maryland School of Medicine,
Baltimore, Maryland
“Control of Nanostructure and Alignment in Single Synapses”

January 30, 2018

Catherine Collins, Ph.D. (Hosted by Ming Guo)
Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology,
University of Michigan,
Ann Arbor, Michigan
“Conserved Mechanisms Linking Axonal Damage Signaling, Axonal Transport, and Synapse Loss”

February 6, 2018

Robert Froemke, Ph.D. (Hosted by Peyman Golshani and Nicholas Hardy)
Departments of Otolaryngology, Neuroscience & Physiology,
Skirball and Neurosciences Institutes,
New York University School of Medicine
HHMI Faculty Scholar
New York, New York
“Oxytocin, Maternal Behavior, and Synaptic Plasticity”

February 13, 2018

Paul Fuchs, Ph.D. (Hosted by Peter Narins)
Department of Otolaryngology,
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
“Title to be Determined”

February 20, 2018

Bita Moghaddam, Ph.D. (Hosted by Pamela Kennedy)
Department of Behavioral Neuroscience,
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine,
Portland, Oregon
“Title to be Determined”

February 27, 2018

Matthew Rushworth, Ph.D. (Hosted by Hakwan Lau)
Department of Experimental Psychology,
University of Oxford,
United Kingdom
“Title to be Determined”

March 6, 2018

Elisabeth Murray, Ph.D. (Hosted by Alicia Izquierdo)
Laboratory of Neuropsychology,
National Institute of Mental Health
“Title to be Determined”

March 13, 2018

The 26th Annual Samuel Eiduson Student Lecture (Hosted by Felix Schweizer)
“Speaker and Title to be Determined”

If you would like to meet with a speaker, please contact the host listed above.

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