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NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

The Role of P2Y12 in Microglial Function & SynGAP-Protein Phosphatase 1 Complex Regulation of Synaptic Transmission
Brendan Whitlaw & Karl Foley
- Ph.D. Candidates

 Jan 22, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Investigating the mechanism of amyloid clearance in chronic proinflammatory states: a role for Axl?Laura Owlett & Keshov Sharma - Ph.D. Candidates

 Jan 29, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Optical Imaging and Manipulation of Brain Pericytes

Andy Shih, Ph.D. - Guest speaker at NSC 503 - Assistant Professor, Dept. Neuroscience - Medical University of South Carolina

 Feb 05, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Kathleen Gates

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Humberto Mestre - Ph.D. Candidates

 Feb 12, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Ameliorating Alzheimer’s Disease... & Investigating FOXO3's role in cochlear preservation...Dawling Dionisio-Santos & Holly Beaulac - Ph.D. Candidates

 Feb 19, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Single Cell Transcriptomics for Structure, Function and Connectivity in Taste Pathways

Nirupa Chaudhari, Ph.D. - Professor of Physiology & Biophysics
Director of Graduate Program of Neurosciences
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine

 Feb 22, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Univ. Rochester SMD, Departments of Neuroscience, and the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Modeling the interaction between 16p11.2 deletion ... & Microglial contributions to circuit changes...
Garrick Salois & Monique Mendes
- Ph.D. Candidates

 Feb 26, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

The electrophysiological correlates of inhibitory control in abstinent cocaine users with and without HIV & Sex Differences in Behavioral Learning
Emily Warner & Kamy Wakim
- Ph.D. Candidates

 Mar 05, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Lung-brain Coupling Regulates Neurovascular Responses to Focal Stroke

Kathleen Gates
Advisor: Marc Halterman
- Ph.D. Candidate

 Mar 06, 2018 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-7619 (Adolph Auditorium)

Host: Neuroscience Graduate Program

The Dorsal Striatum and Medial Precentral Cortex are Functionally and Anatomically Integrated into Head Direction Cell Circuitry

Max L. Mehlman - Dept. of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
Post-doctoral candidate talk

 Mar 07, 2018 @ 9:30 a.m.

 Kornberg Medical Research Building | G.9624

Host: Univ. Rochester SMD, Departments of Neuroscience, and the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience

Serotonergic Modulation of Rodent Prefrontal Cortical Circuits

Emily K. Stephens, Ph.D. - Dept. of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
Post-doctoral candidate talk

 Mar 08, 2018 @ 10:30 a.m.

 Kornberg Medical Research Building | G.9654

Host: Univ. Rochester SMD, Departments of Neuroscience, and the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience

Predicting Brain Activation Patterns Asociated with the Meaning of Words in Sentences and Narratives

Andrew Anderson, Ph.D. - Research Fellow
Department of Biomedical Engineering and School of Nursing
University of Rochester

 Mar 08, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Univ. Rochester SMD, Departments of Neuroscience, and the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Lung SOD3 results in reduced infarct volume following focal cerebral stroke
Kathleen Gates
- Ph.D. Candidate

 Mar 19, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Inactivation of primate dorsolateral prefrontal cortex during auditory and visual working memory
Shraddha Shah
- Ph.D. Candidate

 Mar 19, 2018 @ 4:30 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Amygdalo-Striatal Paths from the Intermediate Basal Nucleus of the Amygdala
Ally McHale
- Ph.D. Candidate

 Mar 26, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Redox-fyn-cbl Regulation of O-2A/OPC Proliferation and its Implication for Chemobrain
YP Peng
- Ph.D. Candidate

 Mar 26, 2018 @ 4:30 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Luncheon Roundtable Series: Acquired Hearing Difficulties and Deafness

Ross Maddox PhD, Patricia White PhD, and U-Cheng Leong PhD

 Mar 30, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Medical Center Speciality Room (2-7520)

Host: PONS (Pre-doctoral Organization for the Neurosciences)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Saccade Adaptation in Autism Spectrum Disorder
Samantha Abbott
- Ph.D. Candidate

 Apr 02, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Regulation of Autophagy via the Redox-Fyn-Cbl pathway in Glioblastoma multiforme
Neal Shah
- Ph.D. Candidate

 Apr 02, 2018 @ 4:30 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Analyzing hippocampal vasculature following space radiation
Katherine Andersh
- Ph.D. Candidate

 Apr 09, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

RAN Translation in DM2 Pathology
Berke Karaahmet
- Ph.D. Candidate

 Apr 09, 2018 @ 4:30 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

The Dynamic Role of SOX2 in Mammalian Inner Ear Development

Aleta Steevens - PhD Candidate - Neuroscience, Advisor: Dr. Amy Kiernan

 Apr 16, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Ryan Case Method Room (1-9576)

CANCELLED: Modulation of Microglia by Maternal Immune Factors: Relevance for Autism

Stacey Bilbo, PhD - Director of Research
Lurie Center for Autism
Harvard Program of Neuroscience

 Apr 16, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Neuroscience Graduate Program Student Host: Monique Mendes

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Extracellular superoxide dismustase dynamics following acute inflammation - Anjali Sinha - Ph.D. Candidate

 Apr 23, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Quantifying optic tract degeneration in cortically blind stroke patients – Allison Murphy - Ph.D. Candidate

 Apr 23, 2018 @ 4:30 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Lateral Efferent Modulation of Auditory Nerve Fiber Activity

Elisabeth Glowatzki, PhD - Professor of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Neuroscience
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

 Apr 30, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Holly Beaulac

Human Brain Networks for Task-Directed Attention & Perceptual Working Memory

David Somers, PhD - Boston University

 May 03, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dept. Neuroscience: Doty Lecture

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Functional Connectivity in Focal Dystonia - Aimee Morris - Ph.D. Candidate

 May 07, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

2 Minute Lightning Talk - Laura Owlett - Ph.D. Candidate

 May 07, 2018 @ 4:45 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

A Role for the Basal Ganglia and Superior Colliculus in Decision-Making

Michelle Basso, PhD - UCLA

 May 10, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dept. Neuroscience: Notter Lecture

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Neuronal population activity in mouse mode of Alzheimer's disease - Uday Chockanathan - Ph.D. Candidate

 May 14, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

2 Minute Lightning Talks

 May 14, 2018 @ 4:45 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar: 2 Minute Talks

 May 21, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Multiscale Studies of Human Cortical Oscillations during Sleep and Cognition

Syd Cash, MD, PhD - Harvard Univ.

 May 24, 2018 @ 2:30 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dept. Neuroscience: Doty Lecture

NSC Thesis Proposal - Modulating Microglial Phagocytosis and Inflammation in Alzheimer's Disease: Investigating a Role for Axl

Laura Owlett - Ph.D. Candidate
Advisors: John Olschowka & Kerry O'Banion

 Jun 13, 2018 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)

NSC Thesis Proposal - Memory and Integration of Faces and Vocalizations in the Primate Prefrontal Cortex: Functional Organization and Neural Mechanisms

Shraddha Shah
Advisior: Liz Romanski
- Ph.D. Candidate

 Jul 19, 2018 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar: Course Introduction

Farran Briggs & Ross Maddox

 Aug 27, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Hearing in a World of Light: The Why, Where, and How of Connecting Visual and Auditory Information in the Brain

Jennifer Groh, PhD - Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience
Professor of Neurobiology

 Sep 10, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC Thesis Proposal - The role of feedback from ventral CA1 of the hippocampus to the main olfactory bulb in sensory processing

Emily Warner - Ph.D. Candidate
Advisor: Krishnan Padmanabhan

 Sep 14, 2018 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-7619 Adolph (Lower) Auditorium

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar: 2 Minute Lightning Talks

 Sep 17, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC Thesis Proposal - Do connectional gradients in the basal nucleus of the primate amygdala map onto age- and experience-dependent cellular gradients?

Alexandra McHale - Ph.D. Candidate
Advisor: Julie Fudge

 Sep 24, 2018 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar: Task Modulation of Optic Flow Analysis: Neural and Neuronal Mechanisms

Colin Lockwood - Ph.D. Candidate

 Sep 24, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC Thesis Proposal - Regulation of O-2A/OPC cell fate decisions via the Redox/Fyn/c-Cbl (RFC) pathway

Yunpeng Pang - Ph.D. Candidate
Advisors: Mark Noble

 Sep 26, 2018 @ 2:30 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium, 3-7619

ROOM CHANGE
NSC Thesis Proposal - Analyzing the redox/fyn/c-Cbl pathway in Glioblastoma multiforme: a mechanistic approach

Neal Shah - Ph.D. Candidate
Advisor: Mark Noble

 Sep 28, 2018 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar: Noradrenergic modulation of microglial dynamics and synaptic plasticity

Rianne Stowell - Ph.D. Candidate

 Oct 01, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC Thesis Proposal - The Neurobiology of Inhibitory Control in HIV+ Individuals with a History of Cocaine Dependence

Kathryn-Mary Wakim-Takaki - Ph.D. Candidate
Advisor: John Foxe

 Oct 05, 2018 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-207 (2-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar: Cranial irradiation causes dendritic spine loss that is microglial complement receptor 3-dependent and associated with cognitive impairment

Josh Hinkle - Ph.D. Candidate

 Oct 08, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar: Investigating the effects of HHV-6A latency gene U94A on oligodendrocyte precursor cells

Jessie Hogestyn - Ph.D. Candidate

 Oct 15, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar: Regulation of microglial activation by the transcription factor MafB

Patrick Miller-Rhodes - Ph.D. Candidate

 Oct 22, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Monique Mendes & Humberto Mestre-Payne - Ph.D. Candidates

 Oct 29, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar: Investigating FOXO3’s Role in Outer Hair Cell Protection in a Noise Exposure Model

Holly Beaulac - Ph.D. Candidate

 Nov 12, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar: Modeling neurodevelopment and disease in three dimensions

Garrick Salois - Ph.D. Candidate

 Nov 12, 2018 @ 4:30 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Dawling Dionisio-Santos & Shraddha Shah - Ph.D. Candidates

 Nov 19, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Alesha Foster, Dennis Jung & Cody McKee - Ph.D. Candidates

 Nov 26, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Greg Reilly, Jake Rudlong & Fei Shang - Ph.D. Candidates

 Dec 03, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Luke Shaw, Mark Stroessel & Kathryn Toffolo - Ph.D. Candidates

 Dec 10, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Jingyi Yang, Silei Zhu & Fara Tolibzoda - Ph.D. Candidates

 Dec 17, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)