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Advances in Multiphoton Imaging for Biological Applications: What can we image at URMC?

Matthew D Weitzman, Ph.D. - Olympus

 Jan 04, 2018 @ 10:30 a.m.

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

Host: Multiphoton Research Core Facility, Shared Resource Laboratories

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)

Neuroimaging of Social Brain Development in Infants and Yound Children and Applications to Translational Autism Research

Elizabeth Gayle Smith, Ph.D. - Postdoctoral Fellow
Univ. of Maryland

 Jan 25, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-207 (2-6408)

Host: Univ. Rochester SMD, Departments of Neuroscience, Neurology, and Pediatrics

Oxidative Damage in BBB & BLB: Lessons Learnt from Substance Abuse, BTBI and Ozone Exposure

Vikas Mishra, Ph.D. - Postdoctoral Research Associate
Bloomberg-School of Public Health
Johns Hopkins University

 Jan 29, 2018 @ 9:15 a.m.

 Medical Center | Neuroscience Conference Room: 5-7432

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

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)

Measures of Auditory Sensory Processing as Biomarkers of Rett Syndrome

Tufikameni Brima, Ph.D. - Postdoctoral Associate
Department of Neuroscience
University of Rochester

 Mar 20, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-207 (2-6408)

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

Selective Vulnerability of Excitatory Neurons to Tau Pathology in Alzheimer's Disease

Hongjun Fu, PhD - Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology and Cell Biology
Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC)

 Mar 21, 2018 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 1-7619 (Adolph Auditorium)

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

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)

What drives auditory perceptual learning?

Robert Baudo - Northwestern University

 Apr 06, 2018 @ 11:30 a.m.

 Medical Center | Neuroscience Conference Room: 5-7432

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)

Neurobiology of Social Bonding, Social Loss and Empathy: Implication for Autism

Larry Young, Ph.D. - William P. Timmie Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry
Director, Center for Translational Social Neuroscience
Director, Silvio O. Conte Center for Oxytocin and Social Cognition
Chief, Division of Behavioral Neuroscience and Psychiatric Disorders at Emory University

 Apr 13, 2018 @ 7:30 a.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Endocrinology Grand Rounds Presentation

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

Neuronal Regeneration and Degeneration at the Single Cell Level

Véronique Lisi, PhD - Postdoctoral Scholar
University of California Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA

 Apr 18, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m.

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

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

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

Understanding the Pathways Underlying Residual Visual Function after Damage to Primary Visual Cortex

Holly Bridge, DPhil - Univ. of Oxford

 May 14, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | G-9576, LeChase Assembly Hall

Host: CVS Boynton Colloquium

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)

Determining How Neural Activity Reflects Different Instructions for Performing the Same Movements

Kevin Mazurek, PhD
Univ. Rochester
- Research Faculty Candidate

 May 15, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

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

Del Monte Institute Faculty Candidate Lecture: Neuronal Circuit Mechanisms of Goal-Directed Motor Skills

Kuan Hong Wang, PhD - Principal Investigator, Chief, Neural Circuits and Adaptive Behaviors
National Institute of Mental Health, NIH, Bethesda, MD

 May 17, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m.

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

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

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

Del Monte Institute Faculty Candidate Lecture: Selective Vulnerability of the Memory Networks in Brain Aging and Alzheimer's Disease

Hwamee Oh, PhD - Research Asst. Professor
Dept. Psychology
SUNY Stony Brook

 May 30, 2018 @ 12:10 p.m.

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

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

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)

Neural Activity in Other Cortical Areas while a Brain-Computer Interface is Controlled with Units in the Primary Motor Cortex

Zheng Liu - Ph.D. Candidate: BME
Advisor: Marc Schieber

 Jun 28, 2018 @ 9:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

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)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar: Guest Speaker

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 503, NSC Student Seminar: 2 Minute Lightning Talks

 Sep 17, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Colin Lockwood - Ph.D. Candidate

 Sep 24, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Rianne Stowell - Ph.D. Candidate

 Oct 01, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Josh Hinkle - Ph.D. Candidate

 Oct 08, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Jessie Hogestyn - Ph.D. Candidate

 Oct 15, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

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 & Dawling Dionisio-Santos - Ph.D. Candidates

 Oct 29, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Holly Beaulac & Garrick Salois - Ph.D. Candidates

 Nov 12, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

NSC 503, NSC Student Seminar

Humberto Mestre-Payne & 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 - Ph.D. Candidates

 Dec 17, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)