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
TBA
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)

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

TBA
Host: NGP Students

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

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
TBA
Host: NGP Students

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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