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NSC Student Seminars

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Time & location
Talks
Jan 06
3:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Anthony A. Grace, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience, Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh
Dopamine System Dysregulation by the Hippocampus and the Pathophysiology of Schizophrenia
Jan 09
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Evan McConnell PhD Candidate
Age Dependent Expression of mGluR5 in Murine Astrocytes, Rethinking the Tripartite Synapse
Jan 09
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Xiaowei Wang PhD Candidate
Inhibition of Nogo66 Receptor 1 Enhances Recovery of Cognitive Function after Traumatic Brain Injury
Jan 23
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Brianna Sleezer PhD Candidate
Inhalation of Ultrafine Particles Alters Reward-Maintained Behaviors and Impulsivity in Mice: Possible Implications for Addiction?
Jan 23
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Berkeley Fahrenthold PhD Candidate
Site Specific Phosphorylation of Tau Determines the Pathway of Degradation
Jan 30
4:00 PM
CANCELLED
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Ryan Dawes PhD Candidate
Characterization of the Genetically-encoded Calcium Indicator Syn:GCaMP3.0
Jan 30
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Jennifer Stripay PhD Candidate
Targeting Cool-1 Activity with Small Molecule Inhibitors as a Therapeutic Approach in Glioblastoma Multiforme
Feb 13
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Kelli Fagan PhD Candidate
Exploring the neural basis for sex differences in behavior
Feb 13
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Julianne Feola PhD Candidate
Elucidating the Role of Transglutaminase 2 in Hypoxic Signaling
Feb 20
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Fatima Rivera-Escalera PhD Candidate
The role of IL-1β overexpression in Alzheimer's disease
Feb 20
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
John O’Donnell PhD Candidate
Adenosine Mediated Calcium Responses in Astrocytes
Feb 27
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Ryan Dawes PhD Candidate
Investigating The Role Of Transglutaminase 2 In Mediating Ischemic Cell Death In Human Astrocytoma Cells
Feb 27
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Berkeley Fahrenthold PhD Candidate
Characterization of Tat Expression in a Transgenic Mouse Model
Mar 26
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Michele Saul PhD Candidate
Long-term behavioral consequences of stress exposure in adolescent versus young adult rats
Mar 26
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Daniel Marker PhD Candidate
MLK3 inhibition protects the murine CNS from the effects of HIV-1 Tat
Apr 13
4:00 PM
MC 1-9576
Gary Paige, M.D., Ph.D. Chair, Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy, University of Rochester
Senses and Sense-Abilities Underlying Plasticity in Spatial Behavior
Apr 16
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Irina Statnikova PhD Candidate
Pallidal Contribution to Complex Motor Task: Neurophysiological and Behavioral Analysis
Apr 16
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Jennifer Stripay PhD Candidate
Glutathione Dysregulation and Chemoresistance in Glioma
Apr 23
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Laura Yunes-Medina PhD Candidate
The Role of PTMs in the localization, stability and toxicity of the ER Stress Response Factor CHOP-10
Apr 23
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Danielle de Campo PhD Candidate
Amygdalar inputs to the bed nucleus of the stria terminals: a retrograde study
Apr 30
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Erik Ullian, Ph.D. Assoc. Professor, UCSF, Dept of Ophthalmology & Physiology
Mammalian Neural Circuit Development
May 03
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Herbert M. Geller, Ph.D. Developmental Neurobiology Section, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, NIH, Bethesda, NH
The Sour Side of Sugars: Overcoming Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycans to Promote Axonal Regeneration in the CNS
May 07
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Brianna Sleezer PhD Candidate
Striatal Contributions to Value-Based Decision Making
May 07
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Laura Yunes-Medina PhD Candidate
Novel role of EGLN proteins
May 17
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Robert Fettiplace, Ph.D. Steenbock Professor of Neural and Behavioral Sicences, Department of Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin
The Mechanotransducer Channels of Cochlear Hair Cells
Sep 10
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Patricia White, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy, University of Rochester
Communicating Science I
Sep 17
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Patricia White, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy, University of Rochester
Communicating Science II
Sep 24
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Brandon Bader PhD Candidate
The Role of Barhl2 in the developing olfactory system
Sep 24
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Grayson Sipe PhD Candidate
The Role of P2Y12 in Process Stability During Quiescent Microglial Motility
Oct 01
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Christina Cloninger PhD Candidate
Auditory Motion and Smooth Pursuit Eye Movements
Oct 01
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Kelli Fagan PhD Candidate
Using sex differences in C. elegans to understand modulation of behavior
Oct 08
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Julianne Feola PhD Candidate
The role of astrocytic transglutaminase 2 in mediating ischemic stroke damage
Oct 08
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Rebecca Lowery PhD Candidate
The role of fractalkine in visual system plasticity
Oct 22
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
John O’Donnell PhD Candidate
Developing an awake-mouse model of neuroglial interactions
Oct 22
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Fatima Rivera-Escalera PhD Candidate
The contribution of bone marrow derived-mononuclear phagocytes in IL-1β mediated amyloid beta clearance
Oct 29
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Dr. Michael Mustari Washington National Primate Research Center
Nov 05
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Adrianne Chesser PhD Candidate
The Role of Autophagy in Degrading Pathological Forms of Tau
Nov 05
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Anasuya Das PhD Candidate
Properties of visual relearning in cortically blind fields
Nov 12
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Kim Fernandes PhD Candidate
The JNK pathway is a critical regulator of retinal ganglion cell death following axonal injury
Nov 12
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Susanne Pritchard PhD Candidate
Tau facilitates mitochondrial dysfunction caused by amyloid beta and kainic acid
Nov 12
6:15 PM
Meliora 366
Liz Romanski, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy
Cognitive Science Dinner Talk
Nov 20
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Daniel Marker PhD Candidate
Microglial phagocytosis of neurons in a model of HIV Associated Neurocognitive Disorders
Nov 20
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Danielle DeCampo PhD Candidate
Amygdala inputs to the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis in primates: a tract-tracing study
Nov 26
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Michele Saul PhD Candidate
Changes in cell proliferation in the normal rat amygdala between adolescence and young adulthood
Nov 26
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Helen Wei PhD Candidate
Astrocyte regulation of cerebral blood flow
Dec 03
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Shiona Biswas PhD Candidate
The role of Lmo3 in the development of parvalbumin expressing neurons in the basal telencephalon
Dec 03
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Imran Punekar PhD Candidate
Impulsivity in Parkinson's Disease
Dec 10
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Adam Pallus PhD Candidate
Head Movement Control in Visual Tracking
Dec 10
4:30 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Wei Sun PhD Candidate
Glutamate-dependent neuroglial calcium signaling differs between young and adult brain