Neuroscience Seminars

 

Regulation of protein synthesis in long-term memory formation and disease

October 30, 2014

Shari Wiseman

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

 

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What's new and cool in Neuroscience

October 9, 2014

Dr. Geoffrey Ling

Defense Advances Research Projects Agency

 
 
 
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Patterson Symposium

Sex Differences in the Brain: Separating Fact from Fiction

April 11, 2013                                                                                  Margaret M. McCarthy, Ph.D                                                      Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacology                University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

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Stressed parents: maternal and paternal epigenetic reprogramming of the developing brain

March 28, 2013

Tracy L. Bale, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Neuroscience Director, Neuroscience Center University of Pennsylvania,         Philadelphia, PA

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This is your brain on steriods: What

songbirds teach us about the neural mechanisms of behavior

December 2, 2013

Luke Remage-Healey, Assistant Professor, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, Neuroscience and Behavior Program, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

How to be (and not to be) a Scientist: Some thoughts on scholarship, science conduct and misconduct

November 21, 2013

Jeffrey D. Blaustein, Professor,  Center for Neuroendocrine Studies

Director, Neuroscience and Behavior Program, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Ma

Hippocampal Memory of Time and Space

November 29, 2012

Matt Wilson, Ph.D.Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

Video of Matt Wilson's Lecture

Cortical Mechanisms for Odor Recognition

November 13, 2012

Ian Davison, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, Boston University, Boston, MA

Video of Ian Davison's Lecture

The Brain on Trial: How Neuroscience will Navigate Social Policy

October 18, 2012

David Eagleman, Ph.D.Professor, Departments of Neuroscience and Psychiatry

Baylor College of Medicine,  Houston, Texas

Video of David Eagleman's Lecture

Basal Ganglia, Reward and Disease

April 13, 2012

Jesse Goldberg, MD. Ph.D.

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Massachusetts Institute of Technology,  Cambridge, MA

Applying to Graduate School: How to Prepare a Quality Application

April 4, 2012

Robert Harper-Mangels, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean, Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Yale University, New Haven, CT. 

April 17, 2008; April 5, 2007  

Can You Teach an Old Dogma New Tricks?

December 2, 2011

Jeff Blaustein, Ph.D.

Professor, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA. 

December 2, 2011; November 13, 2009; April 27, 2007  

Beyond point-and-shoot morality

November 29, 2011

Josh Greene, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge MA.

Video of Josh Greene's Lecture

The genetics of motor control in drosophila melanogaster

November 8, 2011

Justin Slawson

Graduate Student, Department of Life Sciences, Brandeis University, Boston MA.

Genetic dissection of memory storage

October 28, 2011

Leon Reijmers, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience, Department of Neuroscience, Tufts University, Boston, MA.

Brain and Visual Perception

October 27, 2011

David Hubel, M.D.

John Enders University Professor of Neurobiology, Emeritus. Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.; Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1981.

Previous Talks: 

Essays on Thinking; Critical Periods and Cortical Development; Brain and Visual Perception; Organization of the Visual Cortex 

October 27, 2011; March 10, 2011; November 1, 2010; March 3 and 9, April 10, October 9, November 13, 2009; November 4, 2008; October 4 and 11, 2007

Video's of David Hubel's Lectures

Neural mechanisms underlying motor learning in the song birdOctober 18, 2011

Timithy Otchy

Graduate Student, Program in Neuroscience, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge MA.

Drosophila in-flight olfactory orientationSeptember 22, 2011

Sara Wasserman, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Neuroscience Patterson Symposium: Who's in Charge? Free Will and the Science of the BrainApril 28, 2011

Michael Gazzaniga, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology and the Director for the SAGE Center for the Study of Mind, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA. Director of the Summer Institute in Cognitive Neuroscience. President of the Cognitive Neuroscience Institute. Director of the MacArthur Law and Neuroscience Project.

Applying to Graduate School: How to Prepare a Quality ApplicationApril 4, 2012

Robert Harper-Mangels, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean, Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Yale University, New Haven, CT. 

April 17, 2008; April 5, 2007

Understanding the puzzle of motor control: A systems level approachDecember 2, 2010

Anne Blood, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.; Research Scientist, Psychiatry and Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA.; Martinos faculty, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Charlestown, MA.

From neurons to perception: MEG imaging and neural modeling of somatosensory attention and the effects of meditation

November 11, 2010

Stephanie Jones, Ph.D.

Instructor in Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.; Assistant in Neuroscience, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital; Martinos faculty, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Charlestown, MA.

Video of Stephanie Jones' Lecture

Neurophysiology of Bad TasteOctober 28, 2010

Don Katz, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology, Psychology Department and Neuroscience Program, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA.

GABA Receptor Subtypes and Emotional BehaviorOctober 18, 2010

Kiersten Smith, Ph.D.

Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.; Assistant Neuroscientist, McLean Hospital, Boston, MA. 

Genetic Manipulations in the fruit flight club: Sex and war in a single gene and other storiesSeptember 30, 2010

Ed Kravitz, Ph.D.

George Packer Berry Professor of Neurobiology, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Video of Ed Kravitz's Lecture

Music and the BrainApril 13, 2010

Jamshed Bharucha, Ph.D.

Provost and Senior Vice President, Tufts University, Medford, MA.

Video of Jamshed Bharucha's Lecture

 

Mechanisms of Hearing and DeafnessMarch 16, 2010

David Corey, Ph.D.

Professor of Neurobiology and Investigator, HHMI, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Video of David Corey's Lecture

Our habitual lives: how the brain makes and breaks habitsFebruary 26, 2010

Ann Graybiel, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Brain and Cognitive Science and the McGovern Institute for Brain Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA.

Video of Ann Graybiel's Lecture

Brain Mechanisms of Decision MakingDecember 4, 2009

Marlene Cohen, Ph.D.

Post Doc, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Video of Marlene Cohen's Lecture

Technologies to Read the Mind: Detecting Lies and BeyondNovember 5, 2009

John Swain, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Northeastern University, Boston, MA.

Neural Mechanisms of Courtship and Memory in DrosophilaApril 7, 2009

Kathy Siwicki, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology, Biology Department, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA.

Fixing my Gaze: Gaining stereovision in adult lifeMarch 12, 2009

Sue Barry, Ph.D.

Professor of Biological Sciences, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA.

Sensations of Space FlightMarch 12, 2009

Dan Barry, M.D., Ph.D.

NASA Astronaut (former); President and Founder, Denbar Robotics, South Hadley, MA.

Bat Beams: Sonar beam direction and flight control in an echolocating batOctober 21, 2008

Kaushik Ghose, Ph.D.

Post Doc, Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Variability, Homeostasis and Neuromodulation in Neuronal NetworksSeptember 24, 2008

Eve Marder, Ph.D.

Professor of Neurobiology, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA.

Molecular Mechanisms of Synaptic Vesicle EndocytosisSeptember 18, 2008

Eileen Lafer, Ph.D.

Professor of Biochemistry, University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, TX.; Director, UTHSCSA Center for Surface Plasmon Resonance; Co-Director, UTHSCSA Center for Macromolecular Interactions 

Stress-Induced Anovulation: Mind over Matter?April 24, 2008

Sarah L. Berga, M.D.

James Robert McCord Professor and Chair, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.

April 24, 2008; April 12, 2007

Vision and Art: The Biology of SeeingApril 8, 2008

Margaret S. Livingstone, Ph.D.

Professor of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Oncofertility: Preservation of Fertility for Women and Girls with CancerNovember 15, 2007

Teresa Woodruff, Ph.D.

Director of Institute for Women's Health Research, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL.

Deciphering the molecular basis of Alzheimer's disease predicts novel therapiesMay 1, 2007

Dennis Selkoe, M.D.

Professor of Neurologic Diseases, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.; Co-Director, Center for Neurologic Diseases, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

All in Your Head: The Neurology of Psychosomatic IllnessApril 24, 2007

Alice Flaherty, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Brain Stimulator Unit, Department of Neurology

Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. 

Pathways in Psychology: Clinical NeuropsychologyApril 12, 2007

Bonnie Wong '96, Ph.D.

Behavioral Neurology Unit, Beth Israel Medical Center 

Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. 

Major Depressive Disorder: A Chronic and Recurrent Serious Mental Illness with Gaps in Knowledge and PracticeFebruary 27, 2007

Andrew Nierenberg, M.D.

Associate Director, Depression Clinical and Research Program, Medical Director, Bipolar Clinic and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital; Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Huntington's Disease: Clinical Perspectives and Basic ResearchNovember 29, 2006

Jang-Ho Cha, M.D., Ph.D.

MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease 

Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA.

 

 

 

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