Colloquia

Spring 2019 Brain, Behavior & Cognition Seminar Series

All BBC talks will be held on Thursdays, 12:30pm – 1:30pm, in Room 101 (Auditorium) at 610 Commonwealth Avenue unless otherwise noted.
  • March 21 – Stephanie Grella
    Location: Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences – 64 Cummington Mall – Room 150
  • March 28 – Abby Finkelstein
  • April 4 – Luis Ramirez/Nathan Cruzado
  • April 11 – Shih-Wei Wu (Joe McGuire hosts)
    Location: Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences – 64 Cummington Mall – Room 150
  • April 18 – Sam Levy/Catherine Mikkelsen
  • April 25 – Wei Zhong Goh/Stuart Babcock
    Location: Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences – 64 Cummington Mall – Room 150

Spring 2019 Center for Systems Neuroscience Seminar Series

CSN talks will take place in Kilachand Center Eichenbaum Colloquium Room at 610 Commonwealth Avenue unless otherwise noted (lunch served immediately after).
  • Jan. 14, 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm, Rachel Denison, New York University (seminar for PBS), Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering Eichenbaum Colloquium Room, 610 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, “The dynamics of temporal attention.”
  • Jan. 14, 1 pm – 2 pm, Jesse Goldberg, Cornell University, (seminar for Biology), 24 Cummington (LSE) Rm. 103, “Limbic circuits for motor sequence learning.”
  • Jan. 15, all day – Neurophotonics symposium – all day event – Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering Eichenbaum Colloquium Room, 610 Commonwealth Ave., Boston (registration required at https://www.bu.edu/neurophotonics/events).
  • Jan. 17, 12:20 pm – Michael Higley, Yale University, (seminar for Biology), 5 Cummington Rm. 113, “From synapses to circuits: insights into the functional organization of the neocortex.”
  • Jan. 23, 12:15 pm – Marcelo Mattar, University of Cambridge (seminar for PBS), Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering Eichenbaum Colloquium Room, 610 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, “Planning in the brain.”
  • Jan. 31, 2:20 pm – David Kleinfeld, Univ. California, San Diego, 24 Cummington (LSE) (seminar for Biology and BME) Rm. 103.
  • Jan. 31, 3:30 pm – Zhongming Liu, Purdue, (seminar for ECE/BME), Photonics building Rm. 339.
  • Feb. 4, 10:30 am – Stephanie Leal, Univ. California, Berkeley (seminar for PBS), Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering Eichenbaum Colloquium Room, 610 Commonwealth Ave., Boston.
  • Feb. 7, 3:30 pm – Chris Rozell, Georgia Tech, (seminar for ECE/BME), Photonics building Rm. 339.
  • Feb. 14, 2:15 pm – Lin Tian, Univ. California, Davis, (seminar for Biology and BME), 24 Cummington (LSE), Rm. 103.
  • Feb. 19, 3:30 pm – Chris Schaffer, Cornell University, (seminar for BME), Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering Eichenbaum Colloquium Room, 610 Commonwealth Ave., Boston.
  • Feb. 28, 3:30 pm – Albert Lee, Janelia Research Inst. (seminar for BME), Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering Eichenbaum Colloquium Room, 610 Commonwealth Ave., Boston.
  • March 5, 3:30 pm – Stefano Panzeri, Italian Institute of Technology, (seminar for ECE/BME), Photonics Building Rm. 339.
  • May 22, 3:30 pm — Ranulfo Romo, National Autonomous University of Mexico, (seminar for Biology), Kilachand Center for Life Science and Engineering Eichenbaum Colloquium Room, 610 Commonwealth Ave., Boston.

Spring 2019 Developmental Science Colloquium & Brown Bag Series

All Developmental Science talks will be held on Wednesdays from 4:00pm-5:00pm in Room 159 at 64 Cummington Mall, unless otherwise noted.
  • February 6th, 2019 at 4:00pm
    Praveen Kenderla and Tashauna Blankenship (Brown Bag/Meeting of the Minds)
    Boston University, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences
  • February 13th, 2019 at 4:00pm
    Dr. William Fifer
    Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics
  • February 20th, 2019 at 4:00pm
    Dr. Megan Gunnar
    University of Minnesota, Center for Neurobehavioral Development – Medical School
  • February 27th, 2019 at 4:00pm
    Kayla Finch and Diana Lopera Perez (Meeting of the Minds)
    Boston University, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences
  • March 27th, 2019 at 4:00pm
    Dr. Peter Mundy
    University of California Davis, School of Education and the School of Medicine’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • April 3rd, 2019 at 4:00pm
    Mia Barokova and Charu Tuladhar (Meeting of the Minds)
    Boston University, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences
  • April 24th, 2019 at 4:00pm
    Dr. Benjamin Lee and Dr. Florencia Anggoro
    Worcester State University and College of Holy Cross, Psychology Department
  • May 1st, 2019 at 4:00pm
    Lizette Pizza Becerra and TBD (Meeting of the Minds)
    Boston University, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences

Spring 2019 Clinical Psychology Colloquia

All lectures will take place at 1:00 pm at 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, 2nd Floor, Room 226 A&B (unless noted otherwise). Refreshments will be served at each lecture.
  • February 27
    Dr. Yakeel T. Quiroz, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Title TBA
  • March 27
    Dr. Allison G. Harvey, University of California Berkeley
    Developing and disseminating transdiagnostic treatments to improve mental health outcomes
  • April 3 (Location of this talk to be announced.)
    Distinguished Speaker: Dr. Sandro Galea, Boston University School of Public Health
    Trauma and population mental health.
  • May 1
    Dr. Christopher W. Kahler, Brown University
    Using communication technology to increase the reach and efficiency of addictions interventions