Upcoming Seminars

All Seminars are at 12 noon in room A304 of the GEB unless otherwise stated.

Date Seminar
January 24 Jian Zuo, PhD
Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Title: “Cochlear hair cell regeneration and protection”
January 31 Cristine Czachowski, PhD
Host: Hao Chen
Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
Indiana University
Title: “Risk Factor Endophenotypes for Differential Ethanol-Seeking and Drinking”
February 7 Mark LeDoux, MD, PhD
Department of Neurology
Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology
Title: TBA
February 21 Daoyun Ji, PhD
Host: Fu-Ming Zhou
Associate Professor
Department of Molecular & Cell Biology
Department of Neuroscience
Baylor College of Medicine
Title: "From Hippocampal Place Cells to Spatial Memory Codes"
February 28 Robert Foehring, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology
Title:"Dynamics of K channel function in identified populations of pyramidal neurons in neocortex"
March 7 Dezhi Liao, PhD
Host: Francesca Liao-Fang
Associate Professor
Department of Neuroscience
University of Minnesota
Title: TBA
March 14 Mark Lewis, PhD
Host: Byron Jones
Department of Psychiatry
University of Florida
Title: TBA
March 21 Chin Chang, PhD
Host: Victor Chizhikov
Department of Cell & Developmental Biology
Vanderbilt University
Title: TBA
April 4 Catherine Bowes Rickman, PhD
Host: Monica Jablonski
Associate Professor
Department of Ophthalmology & Cell Biology
Duke School of Medicine
Title: TBA
April 11 Frank Longo, MD, PhD
Host: Joan Han
Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery
Stanford Medicine
Title: TBA
April 18 Volney Sheen, MD, PhD
Host: Jack Tsao
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
Director of Epilepsy, BIDN Campus
Harvard Medical School
Title: "Formin(g) the brain with filamins"
April 25 Nicholas Simon, PhD
Host: Nick Saites
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Memphis
Title: TBA
May 2 Laura Colgin, PhD
Host: Detlef Heck
Assistant Professor
Department of Neuroscience
Center for Learning and Memory
University of Texas at Austin
Title: "Slow and fast gamma rhythms in the hippocampus"
May 9 Marina Guizzetti, PhD
Host: Kristin Hamre
Associate Professor
Department of Behavioral Neuroscience
Oregon Health Science Center
Title: TBA
May 16 Daniel Savage, PhD
Host: Anna Bukiya and the Department of Pharmacology
Principal Investigator and Center Director
Department of Neuroscience
University of New Mexico
Title: "Prenatal alcohol-induced learning deficits: From mechanisms to novel interventions"


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Neuroscience Institute
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
875 Monroe Ave, Suite 426
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-5960
Fax: (901) 448-4685

Physical Address
426 Wittenborg Anatomy Building

William E. Armstrong, PhD

Anton J. Reiner, PhD

Administrative Aide:

Program Coordinator/

Brandy Fleming, MS

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