CNUP: Center for Neuroscience

Seminars

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Mar 17 2016 12:00 noon

Suzanne Weisses, BA
Constituent Services Coordinator
Alzheimer’s Association
Southwest PA Chapter

Seminar Title: The Alzheimer’s association - services & programs
Location: S439 ADRC Conference Room
Sponsor: Alzheimer Disease Research Center


Mar 10 2016 2:00 p.m.

Yale Cohen, PhD
Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology
Head and Neck Surgery
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Perelman School of Medicine

Seminar Title: Mechanisms underlying auditory decision making
Location: 1495 BST
Sponsor: Otolaryngology Auditory Research Group and Department of Psychiatry


Feb 26 2016 12:00 noon

Kenneth N. Fish, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Seminar Title: GABA neuron subtype and layer specific changes in the prefrontal cortex of subjects with schizophrenia
Location: WPIC Auditorium
Sponsor: Department of Psychiatry


Feb 18 2016 12:00 noon

Kristine Wilckens, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of Pittsburgh

Seminar Title: Sleep and executive network function in older adults
Location: S439 ADRC, Conference Room
Sponsor: Alzheimer Disease Research Center


Feb 18 2016 1:30 p.m.

Mansi A. Shah
Center for Neuroscience
School of Medicine/Neurobiology

Seminar Title: Ph.D. Dissertation Defense:
Analysis of ADP receptor signaling pathways in nociceptors and implications for inflammatory pain

Location: 1495 Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
Sponsor: Center for Neuroscience


Feb 12 2016 12:00 p.m.

Sarah Ross, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurobiology, School of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh

Seminar Title: A Neural Basis for the Inhibition of Itch by Counter-Stimuli
Location: Lecture Room 6, Scaife Hall
Sponsor: Senior Vice Chancellor's Research Seminar


Feb 12 2016 12:00 noon

Armin Raznahan, MD, PhD
Assistant Clinical Investigator
Child Psychiatry Branch
National Institute of Mental Health

Seminar Title: SEMINAR CANCELLED
Location:
Sponsor: Department of Psychiatry


Feb 11 2016 4:00 p.m.

Daphne Bavelier, PhD
Department of Psychology
University of Geneva

Seminar Title: Learning and transfer: Lessons from action video games
Location: 328 Social Room, Mellon Institute
Sponsor: Neural Basis of Cognition


Feb 11 2016 4:00 p.m.

Andrew B. Schwartz, PhD
Distinguished Professor of Neurobiology and Endowed Chair in Systems Neuroscience, School of Medicine
Professor of Bioengineering, Swanson School of Engineering
University of Pittsburgh

Seminar Title: Useful Signals from Motor Cortex
Location: Lecture Room 6, Scaife Hall
Sponsor: Provost's Inaugural Lecture


Feb 10 2016 12:00 noon

Edward A. Fon, MD, FRCP(C)
Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery
McGill University
FRQS National Scholar
Director, Quebec Parkinson Network
Director, Clinical & Translational Research
Montreal Neurolo

Seminar Title: Harnessing the PINK1/Parkin pathway for neuroprotection
Location: 6014 BST3
Sponsor: Blechman Foundation Lecture Series in Neurodegeneration and the Pittsburgh Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases


Feb 10 2016 4:00 p.m.

Laura Bohn, PhD
Professor
Scripps Research Institute, Florida

Seminar Title: Harnessing GPCR signaling by using biased agonists to promote analgesia while limiting side effects
Location: 1495 BST
Sponsor: Pittsburgh Center for Pain Research


Feb 8 2016 12:00 noon

Dora E. Angelaki
Department of Neuroscience
Baylor College of Medicine

Seminar Title: Merging our senses: Building blocks and canonical computations
Location: 328 Mellon Institute
Sponsor: BrainHub, Carnegie Mellon University


Feb 5 2016 12:00 noon

Cecile D. Ladouceur, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Seminar Title: Neural systems supporting emotion regulation in adolescence: The role of puberty and implications for affective disorders
Location: WPIC Auditorium
Sponsor: Department of Psychiatry


Feb 4 2016 11:00 a.m.

Maggie Wright
Center for Neuroscience
School of Medicine/Neurobiology

Seminar Title: Ph.D. Dissertation Defense:
Role of the Atoh1 Lineage in Merkel Cell Development and Maintenance

Location: 1495 Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
Sponsor: Center for Neuroscience


Jan 29 2016 12:00 noon

Leslie E. Horton, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Seminar Title: Predictors of social dysfunction in adolescents at risk for schizophrenia
Location: WPIC Auditorium
Sponsor: Department of Psychiatry


Jan 29 2016 12:00 noon

Peter M. Bachman, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Seminar Title: Toward indicated prevention of psychosis: The role of developmentally sensitive biomarkers
Location: WPIC Auditorium
Sponsor: Department of Psychiatry


Jan 20 2016 4:00 p.m.

Marco Loggia, PhD
Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts General Hospital

Seminar Title: The human brain in chronic pain
Location: 1495 BST
Sponsor: Pittsburgh Center for Pain Research


Jan 13 2016 12:00 noon

Mark P. Mattson, PhD
Chief, Laboratory of Neurosciences
National Institute on Aging
Intramural Research Program
National Institutes of Health

Seminar Title: The challenge of successful brain aging
Location: 6014 Biomedical Science Tower
Sponsor: Blechman Foundation Lecture Series in Neurodegeneration and the Pittsburgh Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases


Jan 7 2016 4:00 p.m.

Yan Dong, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Neuroscience
University of Pittsburgh

Seminar Title: Silent Synapse-Based Circuitry Remodeling in Drug Craving: Updates
Location: A219B Langley Hall
Sponsor: Department of Neuroscience