2017-2018 Neuroscience Seminar Schedule

Sponsored by the Neuroscience Research Institute at The Ohio State University

115 Biomedical Research Tower (BRT)
12:00 – 1:00 pm
(changes in the room location are noted below)


September 11
NGP Frontiers in Neuroscience Seminar*
170 Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute
Michael Rosbash
, PhD
Professor, Department of Biology
Principal Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Brandeis University

"Circadian rhythms and sleep in flies: molecules, neurons, and circuits"
Host: NGP Students

September 18
NGP Frontiers in Neuroscience Seminar*
170 Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute
Louis Ptacek
, MD
Distinguished Professor, Department of Neurology
University of California, San Francisco

"Clinical, genetic, and biological characterization of the human circadian system"
Host: NGP Students

September 25
NGP Frontiers in Neuroscience Seminar*
Arturo Alvarez-Buylla, PhD
Professor & Heather and Melanie Muss Endowed Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery
University of California, San Francisco

"Adult Neural Stem Cells: Identity, Origin, and Self-Renewal"
Host: NGP Students

October 2
Angelique Bordey, PhD
Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Yale University
Cortical Abnormalities Leading to Social Deficits and Seizures
Host: Min Zhou (Min.Zhou@osumc.edu)

December 11
Michael Cayouette, PhD
Research Unit Director, Cellular Neurobiology
IRCM Montreal Clinical Research Institute
Professor, Department of Medicine
Université de Montréal
Mechanisms of cone photoreceptor development: from genesis to lamination"
Host: Andrew Fischer (fischer.412@osu.edu)

December 18
NGP Frontiers in Neuroscience Seminar*
Constance Cepko, PhD
Professor, Department of Genetics
Principal Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Harvard University Medical School
"Strategies to preserve vision using gene therapy and manipulation of intracellular activities using nanobodies"
Host: NGP Students

February 12
Lisa Monteggia, PhD
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
UT Southwestern Medical Center

TBA
Host: Kathryn Lenz (lenz.56@osu.edu)

CANCELLED February 26
NGP Frontiers in Neuroscience Seminar*
Jonathan Kipnis, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Neuroscience
Director, Center for Brain Immunology & Glia (BIG), University of Virginia

TBA

Host: NGP Students

March 5
Aileen Anderson, PhD
Professor, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology
University of California, Irvine

TBA
Host: Phillip Popovich (Phillip.Popovich@osumc.edu)

CANCELLED March 19
NGP Frontiers in Neuroscience Seminar*
Emery Brown, MD, PhD
Professor of Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School
Associate Director, Institute for Medical Engineering & Science, MIT

"Deciphering the Dynamics of the Unconscious Brain Under General Anesthesia"
Host: NGP Students

March 26
Ann McKee, MD
Professor, Department of Neurology & Pathology
Director, 
Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) Center
Boston University
"CTE: State of the Research 2018"
Host: Olga Kokiko-Cochran (Olga.Kokiko-cochran@osumc.edu)

CANCELLED April 2
Vittorio Gallo, PhD
Professor, Departments of Pediatrics, Pharmacology and Physiology
Director, Center for Neuroscience Research, Children's National Health System
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
TBA
Host: Min Zhou (Min.Zhou@osumc.edu)

April 16
NGP Frontiers in Neuroscience Seminar*
Sandhya Koushika
Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
"Making and moving synaptic vesicles in neurons"
Host: NGP Students

CANCELLED April 30
John Cryan, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience
University College Cork
TBA
Host: Leah Pyter (Leah.Pyter@osumc.edu)

 

*Sponsored by the Neuroscience Graduate Program

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