Upcoming Invited External Speakers

VIRTUAL Hope Center/Neurology Monday Noon Seminar

Douglas Black, PhD
Professor
Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics
University of California, Los Angeles

Zoom conference

Title: “Mechanisms and Programs of Neuronal Gene Regulation by RNA Binding Proteins”


Mini-series: Alternative splicing/isoforms and neurological disease

Organizers, Timothy Miller and Nathan Pomper (WashU Neurology)

  • November 9: Darshan Sapkota (Dougherty lab, WashU Genetics)
  • November 16: Adrian Krainer (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory)
  • November 23: Ya-Lin Lu (Yoo lab, WashU Developmental Biology), Bryan Copits (WashU Anesthesiology), Brittany Townley (Mosammaparast lab, WashU Pathology & Immunology)
  • November 30: Douglas Black (University of California, Los Angeles)
  • December 7: Lucia Capano (Yoo lab, WashU Developmental Biology), Miguel Minaya (Karch lab, WashU Psychiatry), Lubov Ezerskiy (Miller lab, WashU Neurology)

This Monday Noon seminar mini-series is co-hosted by the WashU Hope Center for Neurological Disorders and Department of Neurology.

Full list, Hope Center Monday Noon Seminars

For inquiries contact the Hope Center.


Virtual Cell Biology and Physiology Seminar Series

Benjamin D. Engel, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Hemholtz Pioneer Campus, Germany

“Exploring molecular landscapes inside cells with in situ cry-electron tomography”

Benjamin D. Engel, Ph.D.

JOIN ZOOM Meeting

Meeting URL: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/96313637971?pwd=N2YrS0daVndQK0hKZ2ozK21GbENpZz09
Meeting ID: 96313637971
Password:  213453

Faculty Host:  Dr. James Fitzpatrick


Cardiology Grand Rounds

TBD
TBD

Washington University School of Medicine

Zoom


Vision Science Seminar

Rachel Wozniak, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology; University of Rochester
"Bench to Bedside: The Development of a Novel Ophthalmic Antibiotic"

Zoom

Please contact macey.alexander@wustl.edu for Zoom details


Postponed to new date TBD Neuroscience Special Seminar

Burton Symposium
See below

Department of Neuroscience

Eric P. Newman Education Center, Seminar Room B
320 S Euclid Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Postponed to new date TBD

Burton Symposium (details TBD)

Honoring Dr. Harold Burton’s 50 years of service to the Department of Neuroscience, at Washington University School of Medicine and to the discipline of neuroscience

Speakers:
Dr. Marina Bedny, Johns Hopkins University
Dr. Jill Firszt, Washington University School of Medicine
Dr. Jon Kaas, Vanderbilt University
Dr. Chien-Ping Ko, University of Southern California
Dr. Krishnankutty Sathian, Penn State University
Dr. John Pruett, Washington University School of Medicine


Avioli Musculoskeletal Research Seminar

Terence Capellini, PhD
Richard B. Wolf Associate Professor
Department of Human Evolutionary Biology
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA

Musculoskeletal Research Center

Zoom

“The regulation of skeletal development and disease”

 

Please email Christina Grantham (granthamc@wustl.edu) for Zoom meeting ID and password


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Alison Barth, PhD
Maxwell H. & Gloria C. Connan Professor in the Life Sciences
Department of Biological Sciences
Carnegie Mellon University

Department of Neuroscience

Cortical algorithms for learning

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/98719358602


Vision Science Seminar

Ursula Scholtzer-Schrehardt, PhD
Professor, Department of Ophthalmology at University of Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany
"Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome and Glaucoma: From Genes to Disease Mechanisms"

Zoom

Please contact macey.alexander@wustl.edu for Zoom details


Medical Oncology Grand Rounds

Ian Hu, MD, PhD
Research Fellow
National Institute of Health
National Cancer Institute

Ian Hu, MD, PhD

National Cancer Institute

Title: “Translational Research at NCI”

Open to all faculty, staff, trainees and students.

No registration required. Please contact Erin True (erin.driskell@wustl.edu) for the Zoom link.

CME credit available.

Please visit our website at: http://oncology.wustl.edu/


Cardiology Grand Rounds

Erin Michos, MD, MHS, FAHA, FACC, FASE
Associate Professor of Medicine, Dir., Women's Cardiovasc. Health, Assoc. Dir., Preventative Cardiology
Johns Hopkins

Washington University School of Medicine

Zoom


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Bosiljka Tasic, PhD
Associate Director, Molecular Genetics
Allen Institute for Brain Science

Department of Neuroscience

Cell types of adult mouse cortex and hippocampus

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/98632441287


Vision Science Seminar

Michael G. Anderson, PhD
Professor, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences; University of Iowa
Title TBA

Zoom

Please contact macey.alexander@wustl.edu for Zoom details


VIRTUAL Hope Center/Neurology Monday Noon Seminar

Michal Schwartz, PhD
Professor of Neuroimmunology
Weizmann Institute of Science

Zoom conference

Title: “TBA”


This Monday Noon seminar mini-series is co-hosted by the WashU Hope Center for Neurological Disorders and Department of Neurology.

Mini-series: T cells and brain disease
Organizer, Naresha Saligrama (WashU Neurology)

  • January 4: Robyn Klein (WashU Medicine)
  • January 11: Michal Schwartz (Weizmann Institute of Science)
  • January 25: David Gutmann (WashU Neurology)
  • February 1: Gavin Dunn (WashU Neurosurgery)
  • February 8: Adrian Liston (Babraham Institute, Cambridge)

Full list, Hope Center Monday Noon Seminars

For inquiries contact Cindy Lawrence or the Hope Center.


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Ian Maze, PhD
Associate Professor
Departments of Neuroscience and Pharmacological Sciences
Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai

Department of Neuroscience

Protein monoaminylation in brain: novel mechanisms of neural development, plasticity and disease

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/93425606406


Neuroscience Seminar Series – Webinar

Ian Maze, PhD
Associate Professor
Departments of Neuroscience and Pharmacological Sciences
Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai

Department of Neuroscience

Protein monoaminylation in brain: novel mechanisms of neural development, plasticity and disease

Please contact dpfeiffer@wustl.edu for Zoom connection details.


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Betsy Murray, PhD
Principal Investigator & Chief
Section on Neurobiology of Learning & Memory and Laboratory of Neuropsychology
National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health

Department of Neuroscience

How does the primate prefrontal cortex accomplish object and social valuation?

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/95599344884


Vision Science Seminar

Daniel R. Saban, PhD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Assistant Professor in Immunology; Duke University
Title TBA

Zoom

Please contact macey.alexander@wustl.edu for Zoom details


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Lauren Orefice, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Molecular Biology
Harvard Medical School

Department of Neuroscience

Outside-in: Rethinking the etiology of autism spectrum disorders

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/93686793818


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Andrew Miller, MD
William P. Timmie Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
Emory University School of Medicine

Department of Neuroscience

The expanding role of inflammation in psychiatric and other disorders

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/91305399712


40th Annual Oliver H. Lowry Lecture

Juergen Knoblich, Ph.D.
Scientific Director
Institute of Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences

Title:  To be determined

This Lecture will be delivered via zoom.  Details to come. Open to faculty, trainees, students and staff.

The Lowry Lecture is held annually to honor the many contributions of the late Oliver Lowry to the field of biochemistry and metabolic regulation, as well as to Washington University. Dr. Lowry came to Washington University in 1947 and chaired the Department of Pharmacology from 1947 to 1976.  He was Dean of the School of Medicine from 1955-1958. He became an Emeritus Professor in 1979, and served as acting Department Chair from 1989-1990. He remained an active member of the Department through 1994.


Neuroscience Webinar Series

John Ngai, PhD
Director
NIH BRAIN Initiative
National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke
National Institutes of Health

Department of Neuroscience

BRAIN 2.0: The Next Phase of the NIH BRAIN Initiative

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/97225158014


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Marco Pignatelli, MD
Professor
Department of Psychiatry
Washington University School of Medicine

Department of Neuroscience

Resolving stress-induced negative affect and rapid-acting antidepressants at the synaptic scale

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/94441172794


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Abigail Person, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Physiology and Biophysics
University of Colorado School of Medicine

Department of Neuroscience

Beyond learning: the cerebellum and predictive motor control

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/92335788214


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Ann Marie Craig, PhD
Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of British Columbia

Department of Neuroscience

Synaptic Organizing Complexes

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/93510829629


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Nicola Allen, PhD
Associate Professor
Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory & Hearst Foundation Developmental Chair
The Salk

Department of Neuroscience

Astrocyte regulation of neuronal synapses

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/97826583283


Neuroscience Webinar Series

David Schoppik, PhD
Assistant Professor
Departments of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery and Neuroscience and Physiology
Grossman School of Medicine, New York University

Department of Neuroscience

Mechanisms of tauopathic neural circuit dysfunction revealed using the larval zebrafish vestibular system

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/98462276385


Vision Science Seminar

Terri Young, MD, MBA
Peter A. Duehr Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences; University Wisconsin - Madison
Title TBA

Zoom

Please contact macey.alexander@wustl.edu for Zoom details


Vision Science Seminar

Fu-Shin Yu, PhD
Professor of Ophthalmology and Anatomy/Cell Biology; Wayne State University
Title TBA

Zoom

Please contact macey.alexander@wustl.edu for Zoom details


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Katherine Nagel, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Neuroscience and Physiology
Grossman School of Medicine, New York University

Department of Neuroscience

Algorithms and Circuits for Olfactory Navigation in Drosophila

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/91710148720


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Binhai Zheng, PhD
Professor
Department of Neurosciences
University of California, San Diego

Department of Neuroscience

Investigating the multicellular response to injury in the mouse spinal cord

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/93736275834


Vision Science Seminar

Wei Wei, PhD
Associate Professor in Neurobiology; University of Chicago
Title TBA

Zoom

Please contact macey.alexander@wustl.edu for Zoom details


Neuroscience Webinar Series

David Prober, PhD
Professor of Biology
The Division of Biology and Biological Engineering
Caltech

Department of Neuroscience

Mechanisms that regulate zebrafish sleep

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/95529364119


Vision Science Seminar

Yuanyuan Chen, PhD
Assistant Professor in Ophthalmology; University of Pittsburgh
Title TBA

Zoom

Please contact macey.alexander@wustl.edu for Zoom details


Neuroscience Webinar Series

David Dupret, PhD
Associate Professor and MRC Programme Leader
Brain Network Dynamics Unit
University of Oxford

Department of Neuroscience

Neural dynamics of memory in the hippocampus, and beyond

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/94381183671


5th Annual David C. Beebe Lectureship

Seth Blackshaw, PhD
Professor of Neuroscience; Johns Hopkins University
Title TBA

Zoom

Please contact macey.alexander@wustl.edu for Zoom details


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Lisa Giacomo, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Neurobiology
Stanford University

Department of Neuroscience

Multiple neural maps for navigation and spatial memory

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/91766979407


Vision Science Seminar

Robert Hufnagel, MD, PhD
Director of Ophthalmic Genomics Laboratory and Chief of Unit
National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health

Zoom


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Christina Gremel, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
University of California, San Diego

Department of Neuroscience

A circuit informational approach to decision-making and it’s disruption in drug dependence

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/97916382887


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Carlos Brody, PhD
Wilbur H. Gantz III '59 Professor of Neuroscience
Department of Molecular Biology & Princeton Neuroscience Institute
Princeton University

Department of Neuroscience

Neural mechanisms of flexible decision-making

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/97344757674


Neuroscience Named Lecture

Amita Sehgal, PhD
John Herr Musser Professor
Department of Neuroscience
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

Neuroscience

Zoom

37th Mildred Trotter Lecture

Interactions of circadian rhythms and sleep with basic physiology

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/99026731025


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Joel Levine, PhD
Professor
Department of Neurobiology and Behavior
Renaissance School of Medicine
Stony Brook University

Department of Neuroscience

A genetic pathway modulates communication and group dynamics in D. melanogaster

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/98686245843


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Nathalie Rouach, PhD
Director of Research & Principal Investigator
Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Biology
Collège de France

Department of Neuroscience

A role for astrocytes in shaping visual cortex circuits during critical period

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/98604543043


Neuroscience Webinar Series

Winrich Friewald, PhD
Professor
Laboratory of Neural Systems
The Rockefeller University

Department of Neuroscience

The Dual Face: Vision’s Inroad into the Social Brain

Zoom webinar link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/96015839596