Fall 2015 Brain, Behavior & Cognition Seminar Series


Fall 2015 Center for Systems Neuroscience Seminar Series

Seminars are held at noon in Rm. B01, 24 Cummington Mall at Boston University unless otherwise noted.

  • September 9
    Helen Tager-Flusberg, BU Psychological and Brain Sciences
    “Identifying early neural biomarkers in infants at risk for autism”
  • September 16
    Robert Stern, BU Neurology, Neurosurgery, Anatomy and Neurobiology
    “Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy: A Neurodegenerative Disease Following Repetitive Head Impacts”
  • September 23
    Michele Rucci, BU Psychological and Brain Sciences
    “Beyond the sensory-motor loop: the inseparable link between vision and action”
  • October 7
    Tsuneya Ikezu, BU Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
    “Microglia propagate tau protein from entorhinal cortex to hippocampus: an early pathophysiology of Alzheimer’s disease.”
  • November 4
    Plamen Ivanov, BU Physics
    “Network physiology: from brain dynamics and plasticity to organ network interactions”
  • November 5 —  12:30-1:30 pm, Rm. 109, 2 Cummington Mall
    Jerry Chen, BU Biology (Joint seminar with BME/BBC)
    “Multi-Scale Investigation of Neocortical Networks”

Fall 2015 Center for Memory and Brain Seminar Series

Seminars will be held from 12:00 – 1:00 in room 109 of 2 Cummington Mall unless otherwise specified.

  • Thursday, October 8, 2015 — 12:30PM (time change)
    Edward Korzus, Ph.D.,  Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology & Neuroscience Program, University of California, Riverside
  • October 26, 2015
    Michael A. Yassa, Ph.D.,  Assistant Professor, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders, University of California, Irvine
  • November 16, 2015
    Paul Frankland, Ph.D., Principal Investigator, Neurobiology Laboratory at the Hospital for Sick Children
  • November 23, 2015
    Joseph J. Paton, Ph.D.,  Champalimaud Neuroscience Programme
  • December 7, 2015
    Christian Doeller, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour
  • December 14, 2015
    Scott Moffat, Ph.D., Associate Professor, School of Psychology, Georgia Institute of Technology

Fall 2015 Developmental Science Colloquium & Brown Bag Series

All talks are held at 3:30pm in room 150 of the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences.

  • October 21
    Dr. James Russell, Boston College
  • November 4
    Dr. Irene Pepperberg, Harvard University
  • November 11
    Dr. Aimee Stahl, The College of New Jersey
  • December 2
    Dr. Susan Carey, Harvard University
  • December 9
    Tess Harvey, Boston University (Brown Bag)

Fall 2015 Clinical Psychology Colloquia