Spring 2018

Monday, January 22, 2018
Emily Sylwestrak
Title: From RNA to Reward: Dissecting Habenular Circuit Activity During Motivated Behavior
Host: Biology Department and Psychological & Brain Sciences Department
12:10-1:10 pm, CILSE Auditorium (610 Commonwealth Avenue)

Monday, January 22, 2018
Katya Ravid
Title: Cancer-Induced Thrombosis and Cardiovascular Disease: New Leads to Mechanisms Involved
Host: David Waxman
4:00-5:00 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, January 29, 2018
Lauren Orefice
Title: Altered touch processing in autism spectrum disorders: mechanisms and emerging therapeutic approaches
Host: Hengye Man
12:20-1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Thursday, February 1, 2018
Takayasu Mikuni
Title: The SLENDR toolkit: genome editing-based strategies for imaging endogenous proteins in mammalian brain
Host: Jerry Chen
12:20-1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, February 5, 2018
Michael Lodato
Title: Understanding neuronal life and death using single-cell analysis of somatic DNA mutations in the human brain
Host: Frank Naya
12:20-1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, February 12, 2018
Hyungbae Kwon
Title: Imaging learning at synapses and circuits
Host: Angela Ho
12:20-1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, March 12, 2018
Gilad Barnea
Brown University
Host: Ian Davison
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, March 19, 2018
Austin Humphries
University of Rhode Island
Title: Building capacity while doing interdisciplinary research: recent lessons learned from coral reef fisheries ecosystems in Indonesia
Host: Wally Fulweiler
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, March 26, 2018
Jennifer Morgan
Marine Biological Laboratory
Title: Lessons from the Lamprey on Spinal Cord Regeneration
Host: Cyndi Bradham
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, April 2, 2018
Garret D. Stuber
University of North Carolina
Host: Jerry Chen
12:20–1:20 pm, CILSE Auditorium (610 Commonwealth Avenue)

Monday, April 9, 2018
Brenda Bloodgood
University of California San Diego
Host: Alberto Cruz-Martín
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
TBA

Monday, April 23, 2018
David Kleinfeld
University of California San Diego
Host: Alberto Cruz-Martín & Ian Davison
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)



Past Seminars

Fall 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017
Ian Breckheimer
Harvard University
Host: Richard Primack
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, September 18, 2017
TBA

Monday, September 25, 2017
Corey Harwell
Harvard University
Host: Alberto Cruz-Martín & Jerry Chen
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, October 2, 2017
Aniruddh Patel
Tufts University
Host: James Traniello
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Marian Walhout
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Host: Juan Fuxman Bass
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, October 16, 2017
Yimin Zou
University of California San Diego
Host: Alberto Cruz-Martín
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, October 23, 2017
Kathleen Lotterhos
Northeastern University Marine Science Center
Host: Sarah Davies
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, October 30, 2017
Catherine McCusker
University of Massachusetts Boston
Title: How the blueprint of the regenerating limb is established and manipulated
Host: Trevor Siggers
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, November 6, 2017
Attila Losonczy
Columbia University
Host: Jerry Chen
12:20–1:20 pm, CILSE Auditorium (610 Commonwealth Avenue)

Monday, November 13, 2017
Robin Hopkins
Harvard University
Host: Sean Mullen
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, November 20, 2017
Amy Walker
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Host: Trevor Siggers
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, November 27, 2017
Amanda Spivak
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Host: Wally Fulweiler
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, December 4, 2017
Paige Warren
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Host: Karen Warkentin
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)

Monday, December 11, 2017
Rachel Flynn
Boston University School of Medicine
Host: Trevor Siggers
12:20–1:20 pm, LSE 103 (24 Cummington Mall)