CNUP: Center for Neuroscience

Seminars

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Jan 30 2017 4:00 p.m.

Eric Yttri, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate
Janelia Research Campus
Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Seminar Title: The value of action: Dissecting how the brain makes value and movement decisions
Location: 1495 BSTWR
Sponsor: Department of Neurobiology


Jan 27 2017 12:00 p.m.

Kymberly Young, PhD; Anna Manelis, PhD
Assistant Professors of Psychiatry University of Pittsburgh

Seminar Title: Neurofeedback to increase positive affect in depression;
Neural mechanisms of task anticipation in bipolar and unipolar depression

Location: WPIC Auditorium
Sponsor: Department of Psychiatry


Jan 25 2017 4:00 p.m.

Lisa Stowers
Scripps Institute

Seminar Title: Chemosignals that generate behavior
Location: 1495 BSTWR
Sponsor: The Center for Pain Research


Jan 19 2017 12:00 p.m.

Jay Bikoff
Columbia University

Seminar Title: Inhibitory circuits for limb motor control
Location: 1495 BSTWR
Sponsor: The Center for Pain Research


Jan 18 2017 4:00 p.m.

Renata Batista De Brito, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Associate
Department of Neurobiology
Yale School of Medicine

Seminar Title: Developmental dysfunction of VIP interneurons impairs cortical circuits
Location: 1495 BSTWR
Sponsor: Department of Neurobiology


Jan 13 2017 12:00 p.m.

Kirk Erickson, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychology
University of Pittsburgh

Seminar Title: Run for your life: Exercise effects on brain and cognition
Location: S120 BSTWR
Sponsor: Department of Psychiatry


Jan 12 2017 12:00 p.m.

Jose-Alain Sahel, MD
Ear and Eye Foundation Professor
Chair of Ophthalmology
University of Pittsburgh

Seminar Title: Sight restoration: From neuroprotection to artificial vision
Location: Lecture Room 6, Scaife Hall
Sponsor: Senior Vice Chancellor’s Office


Jan 12 2017 2:00 p.m

Rhuma Syeda
Scripps Research Institute

Seminar Title: Gating of mechanosensitive piezo and swell ion channels in droplet lipid bilayers
Location: 1495 BSTWR
Sponsor: The Center for Pain Research


Jan 11 2017 1:00 p.m.

Gerold Schmitt-Ulms, PhD
Associate Professor
Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases
Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology
University of Toronto

Seminar Title: NCAM1 polysialylation: The prion protein’s elusive reason for being?
Location: 6014 BST3
Sponsor: the Blechman Foundation Lecture Series in Neuroprotection and the Pittsburgh Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases (PIND)


Jan 6 2017 12:00 p.m.

Robert A. Sweet, MD
UPMC Endowed Professor in Psychiatric Neuroscience
Professor of Neurology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Seminar Title: A new map of the road to recovery in schizophrenia
Location: S120 BSTWR
Sponsor: Department of Psychiatry