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NSC Student Seminars

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Time & location
Talks
Jan 27
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Grayson Sipe
Revathi Balasubramanian PhD Candidate
The role of Lhx9 in the development of amacrine cell subtypes and their laminar specification
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. O'Banion
Feb 03
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Ryan Dawes
Berkeley Fahrenthold PhD Candidate
Exploring pathways of retinal ganglion cell death following excitotoxic insult
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Libby
John O'Donnell PhD Candidate
The role of astrocytes in cortical responses to norepinephrine
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Kiernan
Feb 10
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Berkeley Fahrenthold
Fatima Rivera-Escalera PhD Candidate
The role of CCR2 in IL-1β mediated amyloid plaque clearance
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Helmreich
Grayson Sipe PhD Candidate
Microglial P2Y12 Signaling Is Critical For Visual Plasticity
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Nedergaard
Feb 17
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Evan McConnell
Matthew Cavanaugh PhD Candidate
Properties of visual re-learning in cortical blindness
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Tadin
Colin Lockwood PhD Candidate
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Mink
Feb 24
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Brianna Sleezer
Shiona Biswas PhD Candidate
Lmo3 is required for the development of a subset of globus pallidus neurons
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Proschel
Mar 03
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Jennifer Stripay
Heather Natola PhD Candidate
Astroycte transplantation confers behavioral benefits in a rat model of Parkinson's disease
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Noble
Rebecca Rausch PhD Candidate
Exploring the Role of Notch Signaling in Anterior Eye Development
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Gan
Mar 10
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K207)
Amelia J. Eisch, Ph.D. Associate Professor with Tenure, Department of Psychiatry, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Adult hippocampal neurogenesis: What are new neurons good for? And what are good for new neurons?
Mar 17
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Xiaowei Wang
Aleta Steevens PhD Candidate
Elucidating the Role SOX2 in the Developing Otocyst
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Freeman
David Paul PhD Candidate
Rapid Remyelination in the Human Brain
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Duffy
Mar 20
12:10 PM
Rundel Rundel Auditorium
Loisa Bennetto Chair and Associate Professor of Psychology
Understanding Autism
Mar 24
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Laura Yunes Medina
Catherine O'Leary PhD Candidate
Vection
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Mink
Aimee Morris PhD Candidate
Acoustic Quantification of Focal Embouchure Dystonia in Brass Musicians
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Schieber
Mar 31
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Matthew Cavanaugh
Helen Wei PhD Candidate
Regulation of Cerebral Microcirculation
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Carney
Apr 07
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Colin Lockwood
Nguyen Mai PhD Candidate
Neutrophil Trafficking after Cerebral Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Bidlack
Stephanie Syc PhD Candidate
Extrinsic Signaling in Optic Neuropathies
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Romanski
Apr 21
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Aleta Steevens
Elizabeth Belcher PhD Candidate
The Effect of PPARy Ligands on Nerve Regeneration in the post-PRK Cat Cornea
Faculty Evaluator - Pat White
Colin Lockwood PhD Candidate
Faculty Evaluator - Pat White
Apr 28
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
Student Moderator - Rebecca Rausch
Wei Sun PhD Candidate
Faculty Evaluator - Dr. Vates
May 12
4:00 PM
MC 2-6408
(K-207)
John H. R. Maunsell, Ph.D. Alice and Rodman W. Moorhead III Professor of Neurobiology Harvard Medical School
Elizabeth Doty Lecture: TBD
Jun 26
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
David Zee
Oct 16
4:00 PM
MC 3-6408
(K-307)
Troy Hackett
Notter Lecture: TBD