Colorado State University

 

Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Neurosciences


Seminar Series: Academic Year 2018-2019

Unless otherwise noted, seminars will be on Tuesday's at 11am in Anatomy/Zoology Bldg. W1

August

28-Aug Jason Shepherd
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy
University of Utah
Viral-like mechanisms of intracellular communication in the brain
Jason Shepherd

September

11-Sep Seonil Kim
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Colorado State University
HIV induces synaptic hyperexcitation via cGMP-dependent protein kinase II activation in the FIV infection model
Seonil Kim
18-Sep TRAINEE TALKS (Dr. Laura Sole-Codina & Naser Eadaim)
PostDoc & Graduate Student
Colorado State University
25-Sep NO SEMINAR

October

2-Oct Tiffany Schmidt
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurobiology
Northwestern
Melanopsin is repurposed to shape the function of distinct visual circuits
Tiffany Schmidt
9-Oct Michael Thomas
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
Colorado State University
Merging Cognitive and Statistical Approaches to Assessing Neuropsychological Deficits
Michael Thomas
16-Oct Raymond Swanson
Professor (and former Chair)
Department of Neurology
University of California San Francisco
Redox signaling in neurological disease
Raymond Swanson
23-Oct Kate Smith
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology
University of Colorado Denver
Life at the nanoscale: super-resolution imaging of synapses
Kate Smith
30-Oct Arthur Arnold
FiBS Speaker
Integrative Biology & Physiology
University California Los Angeles
The Role of Sex Chromosomes in Causing Sex Differences
in physiology and disease
Arthur Arnold

November

6-Nov SFN
13-Nov Stacy Suskauer
Associate Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Pediatrics
Co-Director, Brain Injury Recovery Institute
John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Kennedy Kreiger Institute
Examining "recovery" from youth concussion
Stacy Suskauer
20-Nov FALL BREAK
27-Nov First Year Students, First Rotation Talks

December

5-Dec Front Range Neuroscience Group Meeting

January

22-Jan SPRING CLASSES BEGIN
29-Jan NO SEMINAR-1st Week of School

February

5-Feb Jason Aoto
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology
Unversity of Colorado, Denver
Anschutz Medical Campus
Using a disease-relevant mutation to probe the contribution of neurexin-3α extracellular sequences to synapse function
Jason Aoto
12-Feb Kishore Kuchibholta
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences
Johns Hopkins Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Neural circuits for context in health and disease
Kishore Kuchibholta
18-Feb FiBS - Dr. Johnny Huard from the Center for Regenerative Sports Medicine in Vail, CO
19-Feb MCIN RECRUITMENT WEEK
26-Feb 2nd Rotation Talks-MCIN 1st year students

March

5-Mar Linda Rinaman
Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience
FSU Program in Neuroscience
Florida State University
Gut-Brain Signaling and Motivated Behavior
Linda Rinaman
12-Mar Michael Francis
Associate Professor
Department of Neurobiology
University of Massachusetts
Medical School
Molecular mechanisms shaping neural circuit connectivity.
Michael Francis
18-22 Mar SPRING BREAK
26-Mar Soham Chanda
Assistant Professor
Colorado State University
MCIN Candidate
Modeling Valproate-Induced Developmental Toxicity with Reprogrammed Human Neurons
Soham Chanda

April

2-Apr C. Neill Epperson
Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry
University of Colorado, School of Medicine
Anschutz Medical Campus
Enduring Effects of Childhood Adversity Across the Female Lifespan
Neill Epperson
9-Apr Hang Lu
Love Family Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
College of Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Deep Phenotyping Enabled by Microfluidics and High-Throughput Quantitative Microscopy
Hang Lu
16-Apr Alexander Quinn
Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology and Biophysics
School of Biomedical Engineering
Dalhousie University
One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish: Zebrafish for the study of cardiac autoregulation & arrhythmias
Alexander Quinn
30-Apr Zachary Knight
Associate Professor
Department of Physiology
University of California San Francisco
The Neurobiology of Homeostasis
Zachary Knight

May

7-May 3rd Rotation Talks-MCIN 1st year students
13-May FINAL EXAMS