Neuroscience Events

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Upcoming Events


Cellular Molecular Neuro Super Group
January 19th:4:00p to 5:00p, Billings P-403
An informal seminar series of labs with molecular and cellular neurosciences interests at University of Chicago.
Presenters: Xiaoxi Zhuang & Gopal Thinakaran

CON Seminar: Constance L. Cepko, PhD
January 25th:12:30p to 1:30p, BSLC 001
Constance L. Cepko, PhD (Harvard Medical School)
“Prolonging photoreceptor survival in inherited forms of blindness and Nanobodies as regulators of intracellular activities”
Hosted by Ellie Heckscher, PhD

Lab Night Winter 2018
January 25th:6:00p to 7:30p, McCormick Tribune Lounge (1st Floor), Reynolds Club
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Neuroscience Admissions Weekend
February 1st – February 5th: 7:00a to 5:00p, Billings P-403
Mark your calendar! Please contact Elena Rizzo if you have any questions.

CON Seminar: Edward M. Callaway, PhD
February 8th:12:30p to 1:30p, BSLC 001
Edward M. Callaway, PhD (Harvard Medical School)
“Imaging the Mouse Visual System: Parallel Pathways and Visual Cortical Areas”
Hosted by Andrew (AJ) Miller, graduate student

Student Talks
February 12th:12:30p to 1:30p, Billings P-403
Nathan Buerkle (CON)
Eshaan Rao (CON)

CNS Seminar: Clifford Keentros,PhD
February 15th:12:30p to 1:30p, BSLC 001
Clifford Kentros, PhD
“Transgenic investigation of the Neural Circuitry of Memory”
Hosted by Ed Vogel, PhD

Cellular Molecular Neuro Super Group
February 16th:4:00p to 5:00p, Billings P-403
Presenters: Yamuna Krishnan & Brian Popko

Student Talks
February 19th:12:30p to 1:30p, Billings P-403
Dan Gill (CON)
Hanyu Li (CNS)

CNS Seminar: Daniel H. O’Connor,PhD
February 22nd:12:30p to 1:30p, BSLC 001
Daniel H. O’Connor, MA, PhD (John Hopkins University School of Medicine)
“Neural circuit dynamics underlying touch perception”
Hosted by Sliman Bensmaia, PhD

Student Talks
February 26th:12:30p to 1:30p, Billings P-403
Elizabeth Lee (CON)