2019 GPN Student Defenses

Ellen Witkowski, PhD

Congratulations to Ellen! 

“Rapid Changes in Neural Function and Cerebral Blood Flow After Mild Traumatic Brain Injury” 


Catherine Moore

Congratulations to Cassie! 

“The Neurobiological Bases of Compulsive Eating” 

Wednesday, March 6, 10 AM, R-115, 72 East Concord St


Nathaniel Kinsky

Congratulations to Nat! 

“Long-Term Stability of the Hippocampal Neural Code as a Substrate for Episodic Memory”  

Wednesday, March 6, 2 PM, CILSE 101, 610 Comm Ave


John Blazon

Congratulations to Jay! 

“The Hippocampus and Entorhinal Cortex Map Events Across Space and Time”  

Friday, March 15, 1 PM, CILSE 101, 610 Comm Ave


Sean Tobyne

Congratulations to Sean! 

“Network Organization of Sensory-Biased and Multi-Sensory Working Memory and Attention in Human Cortex with fMRI”

Thursday, March 21, 10 AM, CNS B02, 677 Beacon Street


Michael Romano

Congratulations to Mike! 

“Population Analysis of the Striatum During Voluntary Movement”

Thursday, March 21, 11 AM, BRB 113, 5 Cummington Mall


Kathryn Hixson

Congratulations to Kathryn! 

“Mapping the transcriptome Of Neuronal Jak/Stat Signaling In Response To Status Epilepticus”

Wednesday, March 27, 11 AM, Bakst Auditorium. 72 East Concord St


Iris Trutzer

“Postnatal Development of Excitatory and Inhibitory Prefrontal Cortical Circuits and Their Disruption in Autism”

Thursday, April 18, 10 AM, SAR 220, 635 Commonwealth Avenue


Marek Kowalski

Friday, May 03, 10 AM, BRB 113, 5 Cummington Mall



William Mau

Monday, May 6, 11 AM, BRB 113, 5 Cummington Mall