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.
|Sept 10||Developmental and Injury--Induced Neurogenesis in the Vertebrate Retina
Peter F. Hitchcock, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Michigan
Host: Eldon Geisert, Ph.D.
|Sept 17||Bi-Directional Plasticity Expressed by NMDA Receptors
Pablo E. Castillo, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Host: Steve Tavalin, Ph.D.
|Sept 24||Electroencephalographic Time / Frequency Measures of Sensorimotor Control in Speech
Tim Saltuklaroglu, Ph.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology, University of Tennessee - Knoxville
Host: John D. Boughter, Ph.D.
Xinwei Cao, Ph.D., Assistant Member, Department of Developmental Neurobiology, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Detlef Heck, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology, UTHSC
|Oct 15||Subunit-dependent Properties of Ionotropic Glutamate Receptors
Janet L. Fisher, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Physiology & Neuroscience, University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Host: Fu-Ming Zhou, Ph.D.
|Oct 22||Integration of Sensory and Anticipatory Signals in the Gustatory Cortex of Alert Rodents
Alfredo Fontanini, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Stony Brook University
Host: John D. Boughter, Ph.D.
|Oct 29||Not too Shabby: Functional Roles of Kv2 Channels in Neocortical Pyramidal Neurons
Robert Foehring, Ph.D., Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology, UTHSC
Steven Warach, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Executive Director, Seton/UT Southwestern Clinical Research Institute of Austin, Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Host: William Armstrong, Ph. D.
|Nov 19||Essential Roles of Huntingtin in the Adult Mouse: Implications for Therapeutic Strategies for Huntington’s Disease
Paula Dietrich, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, UTHSC
|Dec 03||Emerging Concepts in Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy
Ann McKee, M.D., Professor of Neurology & Pathology, Boston University School of Medicine, Co-Director, Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy
Host: Anton Reiner, Ph.D.
|Dec 10||Smell in Context: State-dependent and Top-down Modulation in Olfaction
Donald A. Wilson, Ph.D., Research Professor, Departments of Physiology & Neuroscience and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, New York University Langone Medical Center
Host: Max Fletcher, Ph.D.
You can view a printable Fall 2013 Seminar Series Schedule.
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
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Phone: (901) 448-5960
Fax: (901) 448-4685
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William E. Armstrong, Ph.D.
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