This is your brain on steriods: What songbirds teach us about the neural mechanisms of behavior
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 Neurosciencewill Navigate Social Policy
October 18, 2012David 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 DiseaseApril 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, 2012Robert 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 moralityNovember 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 melanogasterNovember 8, 2011
Graduate Student, Department of Life Sciences, Brandeis University, Boston MA.
Genetic dissection of memory storageOctober 28, 2011
Leon Reijmers, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience, Department of Neuroscience, Tufts University, Boston, MA.
Brain and Visual PerceptionOctober 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.
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
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 meditationNovember 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
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.