Weekly Neuroscience Brownbag Talks

Mark your calendars and come join us for this semester's NSC Brownbag Series. All presentations will be held in GR 4.301 from 1:00-2:00pm, unless noted otherwise. Refreshments provided.





Sep 14, 2012 Renee Countryman, PhD A Different Kind of Ivory Tower: Appealing to the Culture Beyond R1 Institutions and Conducting Research on a Shoestring Budget
Sep 21   Open
Sep 28 Ted Price, PhD Reversing Synaptic Plasticity in Pain Pathways as a Mechanism to Resolve Chronic Pain
Oct 5 Jannon Fuchs, PhD Primary Cilia in Brain Development, Repair and Maintenance
Oct 12 Amy Pinkham, PhD Neural Correlates of Social-cognitive Impairment in Schizophrenia
Oct 19 Kaoru Nashiro, PhD How Emotion Influences Associative Memory and Learning in Younger and Older Adults
Oct 26 Kenneth Leising, PhD TBA
Nov 2 Chandramallika Basak, PhD TBA
Nov 9 William Rosellini Dissertation Proposal Defense
Nov 16 Adam Lovitz TBA
Nov 23   Thanksgiving
Nov 30   Open
Dec 7 David Pruitt First Year Project Presentation
Dec 14   First Day of Finals
Apr 12, 2013 Anwesha Banerjee Emotional Aberrations in an Environmental Animal Model of Autism
May 10 Erica Underwood Effects of Insulin on Intrinsic Excitability of CA1 Pyramidal Neurons in Rat Hippocampus In Vitro
May 24 Wei Hu The Neural Basis for Dysfunction of the Prefrontal Cortex Following Ethanol Exposure and Its Role in Alcohol Addiction in Mice
May 31 Roopa Holehonnur Identification of the Optimal Adeno-Associated Viral (AAV) Stereotype for Targeting Glutamatergic Excitatory Neurons within the Basolateral Amygdala
Jun 7 Elissa Donzis Fear Modulates Place Field Stability in Hippocampal Place Cells through Activity of the Basolateral Amygdala
Jun 14 Michael Borland Understanding and Optimizing Vagus Nerve Stimulation Directed Cortical Plasticity
Jun 28 Amanda Alvarez Cellular and Molecular Basis of NVS-induced Enhancement of Fear Extinction