Upcoming Seminars

All Seminars are at 12 noon in the Link Auditorium unless otherwise stated.

Click the table headers (Date and Seminar Topic) to sort the seminars accordingly.

Date Seminar Topic
October 28 Can the Heat Shock Transcription Factor HSF1 Be a Key Player in Neurons?
Francesca-Fang Liao, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacology
November 4 Coding in Silence: Precise Control of Movement Kinematics by Optogenetic Inhibition of Purkinje Cells
Javier Medina, Ph.D.
Host: Detlef Heck, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Pennsylvania
November 11 Phospholipids that Contain Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids Enhance Neuronal Cell Mechanics and Touch Sensation
Valeria Vásquez, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology
December 2 The Function of Elp1/IKBKAP in Familial Dysautonomia
Warren Tourtellotte, M.D., Ph.D.
Host: Ioannis Dragatsis, Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology (Neuropathology), Neurology, & Neuroscience
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
December 9 Phantom Limb Pain: Theories and Therapies
Jack Tsao, M.D., D.Phil
Host: Anton Reiner, Ph.D.
Professor of Neurology
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Bethesda, MD
Professor of Neurology

You can view a printable Fall 2014 Seminar Series Schedule.  PDF icon

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