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The flashing spotlight: behavioral and electrophysiological evidence of rhythmic selective attention

Ian Fiebelkorn, Ph.D. - Postdoctoral Fellow, Princeton Neuroscience Institute, Department of Psychology, Princeton University - Sponsor: NBA and Neuromedicine

 Jan 07, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: Department of Neuroscience and the Ernest J. Del Monte Institute for Neuromedicine

A novel kinase pathway regulating axon morphogenesis and presynaptic release through regulation of mitochondria localization and function

Franck Polleaux - Columbia University - Sponsor: NGP

 Jan 12, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 2-6408 (K-207)

Host: NGP: Shiona Biswas

Neural Correlates of Behavioral Sensitivity to Complex Sounds in the Budgerigar Midbrain

Kenneth Henry, Ph.D. - Laurel Carney Lab - Sponsor: SFN Chapter

 Jan 14, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

BCS Faculty Candidate Talk

Michele Rucci - Boston University

 Jan 19, 2016 @ 9:30 a.m.

 Meliora Hall | 269 Kresge Rm

New Dimensions of Attention Research

Adam Snyder, Ph.D. - Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon/Ophthalmology, Univ. Pittsburgh - Sponsor: NBA and Neuromedicine

 Jan 28, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: John Foxe

Neurophysiological mechanisms of working memory: plasticity during development and learning

Christos Constantinidis, Ph.D. - Wake Forest - Sponsor: NBA and Neuromedicine

 Feb 11, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: Liz Romanski

SFN Chapter - PostDocs & Young Faculty

Jude Mitchell, Ph.D. - Univ. Rochester Brain and Cognitive Science - Sponsor: SFN Chapter

 Feb 18, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Molecular Mechanisms that Organize Central Synapses in Drosophila

Timothy J. Mosca, Ph.D. - Stanford University
Sponsor: Dept Neuroscience and Del Monte Institute for Neuromedicine

 Mar 10, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Case Method Room)

Host: Dept Neuroscience and Del Monte Institute for Neuromedicine

Retinoblastoma: More than Meets the Eye

Gail Seigel - University of Buffalo
Sponsor: SFN Chapter

 Mar 10, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: SFN Chapter

Communication Breakdown: Impairment in the Integration of the Senses and the Implications for Autism and Dyslexia

John Foxe, PhD - Director Del Monte Neuromedicine Institute
18th Annual Marvin J. Hoffman Lecture

 Mar 28, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Aud

Individual Differences in Executive Function: Genes, Brain, and Behavior

Chandan Vaidya, PhD - Georgetown Univ.
Sponsor - Doty Lecture

 Apr 13, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-7619 (Upper S-Wing Auditorium)

Host: John Foxe

Functional Specificity in the Human Brain

Nancy Kanwisher, PhD - MIT
Sponsor: Dept. of Neuroscience - Mary Notter Lecture

 May 26, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Ryan Case Methods Rm)

Thinking about motor planning and motor skill

John W. Krakauer - Johns Hopkins University
Sponsor: Schmitt Program, Dept. of Neuroscience

 Jun 09, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

6th Annual Donald and Virginia Insley Lecture: The Search for Endophenotypes in Schizophrenia

John Foxe, Ph.D. - Director, Ernest J. Del Monte Neuromedicine Institute Kilian J. and Caroline F. Schmitt Professorship in Neuroscience, Professor and Chair, Department of Neuroscience, University of Rochester Medical Center

 Jun 10, 2016 @ 9:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of ‘62 Auditorium (G-9425)

CNS lymphatic drainage in health and disease

Jonathan Kipnis - Univ. Virginia School of Medicine
Sponsor: Neuroscience Grad Program

 Sep 12, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: Neuroscience Graduate Program

Possible Functions of Cortical Feedback in Object Perception: Inaugural David C. Knill Lecture

Daniel Kersten, PhD - University of Minnesota

 Sep 29, 2016 @ 2:00 p.m.

 Helen Wood Hall | 1W-304

Host: Center for Visual Science

The Functional Organization of Axons in Health & Disease

Matt Rasband - Baylor College of Medicine

 Sep 29, 2016 @ 3:15 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: Peter Shrager

Traumatic injury to the developing brain: Identifying the acute “game changers” that adversely shape the trajectory of recovery

Linda Noble-Haeusslein - Univ. California San Francisco
Sponsor: Neuroscience Grad Program

 Oct 03, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: Heather Natola

Frank P. Smith Lectureship

Brian Litt, M.D. and Nitin Tandon, M.D. - Professor of Neurology, Bioengineering University of Pennsylvania and Professor, Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Surgery, McGovern Medical School, University of Texas Health Science Center, Director, Epilepsy Surgery Program, Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center

 Oct 07, 2016 @ 9:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Whipple Auditorium 2-6424

Faculty Candidate: Exploring Vision and Attention at the level of Neuronal Circuits

Farran Briggs, PhD - Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

 Oct 31, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: Dept. Neuroscience

Faculty Candidate: Parietal-Frontal Circuits in Action

Micheal Vesia, PhD - University of Toronto

 Nov 07, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: Dept. Neuroscience

Faculty Candidate: Using Robotics to Advance Our Understanding of Sensorimotor Deficits After Stroke

Jennifer Semrau, PhD - University of Calgary

 Dec 12, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 2-6408 (K-207)

Host: Dept. Neuroscience