Upcoming Invited External Speakers

Neuroscience Seminar Series-Virtual

Stephanie Palmer, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy
University of Chicago

Departments of Neuroscience

1st Floor , North Building, Moore Auditorium
4580 Scott Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Behavioral and evolutionary constraints sculpt early visual processing

Hosted by:  Dr. Camillo Padoa Schioppa

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


GI Division Rounds: Sonal Kumar, MD, MPH

Sonal Kumar, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director of Clinical Hepatology
Director of the Innovative Center for Health and Nutrition in Gastroenterology
Weill Cornell Medicine

Zoom

Paradigm of Care for the Management of NAFLD

Speaker: Sonal Kumar, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director of Clinical Hepatology
Director of the Innovative Center for Health and Nutrition in Gastroenterology
Weill Cornell Medicine

Please Contact Beth Buschard-Steiger for Zoom Details


Medical Oncology Grand Rounds

Srivatsan Raghavan, MD, PhD
Instructor in Medicine
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Harvard Medical School

Srivatsan Raghavan, MD

Instructor of Medicine, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School

Title: TBD

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

Open to all faculty, staff, trainees and students.

CME credit available.

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


VIRTUAL Hope Center/Neurology Monday Noon Seminar

John Fryer, PhD
Professor of Neuroscience
Mayo Clinic

Zoom conference

Title: “Good bugs gone bad: Bacterial influences on neurological health and disease”


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

Mini-series: Microbiome and Neurological Disease

Organizers, David Holtzman and Dong-oh Seo (WashU Neurology)

  • January 10: Sangram Sisodia (University of Chicago)
  • January 24: Brian Kim (Mount Sinai; formerly WashU Medicine)
  • January 31: Beau Ances (WashU Neurology)
  • February 7: John Fryer (Mayo Clinic)
  • February 14: Dong-oh Seo (Holtzman lab, WashU Neurology)

Full schedule, Hope Center Monday Noon Seminars

For inquiries contact Cindy Lawrence or the Hope Center.


VIRTUAL Hope Center/Neurology Monday Noon Seminar

Talia Lerner, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
Northwestern University

Zoom conference

Title: “Dopamine Circuits Driving the Transition to Habit”


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

Mini-series: G protein-coupled receptors in health and diseases

Organizer, Yao Chen (WashU Neuroscience)

  • February 21: Karen O’Malley (WashU Neuroscience)
  • February 28: Talia Lerner (Northwestern University) 
  • March 7: Jordan McCall (WashU Anesthesiology)
  • March 14: Marc Caron (Duke University) 
  • March 21: Tao Che (WashU Anesthesiology)

Full schedule, Hope Center Monday Noon Seminars

For inquiries contact Cindy Lawrence or the Hope Center.


Neuroscience Seminar Series-Hybrid

Lin Tian, PhD
Associate Professor & Vice Chair of Research
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine
University of California, Davis

Departments of Neuroscience

1st Floor , North Building, Moore Auditorium
4580 Scott Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Watching the brain in action: creating tools for functional analysis of neural circuitry

Hosted by:  Dr. Yao Chen

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


5th Annual David C. Beebe Lectureship

Seth Blackshaw, PhD
Professor of Neuroscience
Johns Hopkins University

Connor Auditorium
520 S Euclid Ave, St.Louis, Missouri 63110

*More Details to Follow


Neuroscience Named Lecture

Beth Stevens, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Neurology
Children's Hospital Boston

Neuroscience

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

 

39th Mildred Trotter Lecture

Mapping Microglia States to Function in Alzheimer’s Disease

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


VIRTUAL Hope Center/Neurology Monday Noon Seminar

Marc Caron, PhD
James B. Duke Distinguished Professor of Cell Biology
Duke University

Zoom conference

Title: “Therapeutic Actions of GPCR Biased Signaling”


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

Mini-series: G protein-coupled receptors in health and diseases

Organizer, Yao Chen (WashU Neuroscience)

  • February 21: Karen O’Malley (WashU Neuroscience)
  • February 28: Talia Lerner (Northwestern University) 
  • March 7: Jordan McCall (WashU Anesthesiology)
  • March 14: Marc Caron (Duke University) 
  • March 21: Tao Che (WashU Anesthesiology)

Full schedule, Hope Center Monday Noon Seminars

For inquiries contact Cindy Lawrence or the Hope Center.


Neuroscience Seminar Series-Hybrid

Court Hull, PhD
Associate Professor & Principal Investigator
Department of Neurobiology
Duke University School of Medicine

Departments of Neuroscience

1st Floor , North Building, Moore Auditorium
4580 Scott Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Population coding in the cerebellar cortex

Hosted by:  Dr. Martha Bagnall

Zoom webinar attendee link: https://wustl.zoom.us/j/95150989010


VIRTUAL Neuroscience & Society Colloquium on the Development of Gender

Melissa Hines, PhD
Professor of Psychology
Director of the Gender Development Research Centre
University of Cambridge

Title: TBA


The Neuroscience & Society Colloquium is hosted by the Office of Neuroscience Research (ONR) and features the William & Pudge Landau Lecture.

  • Landau Lecturer:
    • Melissa Hines, PhD (University of Cambridge)
  • Panelists:
    • Amy Cislo, PhD (WashU Women & Gender Studies)
    • Christopher Lewis, MD (WashU Pediatrics)
    • Joshua Rubin, MD, PhD (WashU Pediatrics)

Organizers: Anneliese Schaefer (ONR; WashU Neurology), Deanna Barch (WashU Psychological & Brain Sciences), Susan Appleton (WashU Law)

For inquiries contact the Office of Neuroscience Research (ONR).

Stay tuned for additional details!


Neuroscience Seminar Series-Hybrid

Adam Carter, PhD
Professor of Neural Science
Center for Neural Science
New York University

Departments of Neuroscience

1st Floor , North Building, Moore Auditorium
4580 Scott Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Circuit organization of the prefrontal cortex

Hosted by:  Dr. Rinaldo D’Souza & DoN postdocs

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


Neuroscience Seminar Series-Hybrid

Edward Callaway, PhD
Vincent J. Coates Chair and Professor
Systems Neurobiology Labs
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Departments of Neuroscience

1st Floor , North Building, Moore Auditorium
4580 Scott Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Functional Organization for Color Appearance Mechanisms in Primary Visual Cortex

Hosted by:  Dr. Harrison Gabel

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


Neuroscience Seminar Series-Hybrid

Casper Hoogenraad, PhD
Vice President and Staff Scientist
Genentech

Departments of Neuroscience

1st Floor , North Building, Moore Auditorium
4580 Scott Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Mechanisms of neuronal polarity: cytoskeleton remodeling and cargo sorting

Hosted by:  Drs. Valeria Cavalli & Mike Nonet

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


Neuroscience Seminar Series-Hybrid

Andreas Lüthi, PhD
Senior Group Leader
Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research

Departments of Neuroscience

1st Floor , North Building, Moore Auditorium
4580 Scott Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Dynamic encoding of behavioral states in amygdala circuits

Hosted by:  Dr. Andreas Burkhalter

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


2022 Spring Update

TBA
TBA

Connor Auditorium, Farrell Learning and Teaching Center
520 S. Euclid Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110

*More Details to Follow


Neuroscience Seminar Series-Hybrid

Fan Wang, PhD
Investigator & Professor
Department of Brain & Cognitive Sciences
McGovern Institute

Departments of Neuroscience

1st Floor , North Building, Moore Auditorium
4580 Scott Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Sensation and Action In the Mouse Somatosensory System

Hosted by:  Dr. Jason Yi

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


Neuroscience Seminar Series – Webinar

Oscar Marín, PhD
Professor of Neurobiology and Head, Department of Developmental Neurobiology
Centre for Developmental Neurobiology
Kings College London

Department of Neuroscience

Zoom

Wiring of cortical inhibitory circuits in health and disease

Hosted by:  Dr. Andreas Burkhalter

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


Neuroscience Seminar Series – Webinar

Asya Rolls, PhD
Associate Professor & HHMI-Wellcome International Scholar
Rappaport Institute for Medical Research
Technion, Israel Institute of Technology

Department of Neuroscience

Zoom

Using the brain to control immunity

Hosted by:  Dr. Sarah Starosta & DoN postdocs

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


Neuroscience Seminar Series-Hybrid

Robert Datta, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Neurobiology
Harvard Medical School

Departments of Neuroscience

1st Floor , North Building, Moore Auditorium
4580 Scott Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

A common mechanism for variability and learning during naturalistic behavior

Hosted by:  Dr. Ahmad Jezzini

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


Neuroscience Seminar Series-Hybrid

Yael Niv, PhD
Professor
Department of Psychology
Princeton University

Departments of Neuroscience

1st Floor , North Building, Moore Auditorium
4580 Scott Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Latent causes, prediction errors, and the organization of memory

Hosted by:  Julia Pai & DoN trainees

Zoom attendee link: Contact Chiquita Griffin chiquita.g@wustl.edu for Zoom link


41st Annual Oliver H. Lowry Lecture

Clifford J. Tabin, Ph.D.
George Jacob and Jacqueline Hazel Leder Professor of Genetics and Chair, Department of Genetics
Harvard Medical School

Title: To Be Announced

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.