Colorado State University


Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Neurosciences

Seminar Series: Academic Year 2015-2016

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

Date Speaker Seminar Title
8/30 NB793 - Organizational Meeting (W1 A/Z - 2:00pm)
Date Speaker Seminar Title
9/6 Dr. Charlotte A. Boettiger, Associate Professor; The University of North Carolina School of Medicine; Biomedical Research Imaging Center; Dept. of Psychology & Neuroscience Making & breaking habits: investigations of Stimulus-Response learning and replacement
9/13 Dr. Sarah M. N. Woolley, Associate Professor and Department Chair; Columbia University; Dept. of Psychology Tuning the Auditory System for Social Communication
9/27 Dr. Arthur F. Kramer, Senior Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Education; Northeastern University Cognitive Enhancement: Fact or Fiction?
Date Speaker Seminar Title
10/4 Dr. Michael C. Sanguinetti, Professor; The University of Utah; Cardiovascular and Research Training Institute (CVRTI) Mechanisms of Slo2 K+ Channel Gating
10/11 Dr. Anumantha Kanthasamy, Chair Distinguished Professor; Iowa State University; Biomedical Sciences Dept. Protein Misfolding and Cell-to-Cell Transmission of Protein Aggregates via Exosomes in Metal Neurotoxicity
10/18 Dr. Brett W. Fling, Assistant Professor; Colorado State University; Dept. of Health and Exercise Science Using resting state imaging to understand neurodegeneration and neuroplasticity in the context of movement dysfunction
10/25 Dr. Glenn C. Turner, Group Leader,Janelia Research Campus, HHMI The Mushroom Body and Learning - Flexibly Assigning Valence to Odors
Date Speaker Seminar Title
11/1 Dr. Francesca M. Filbey, Associate Professor; The University of Texas at Dallas; Director, Cognitive Neuroscience of Addictive Behaviors; The Center for Brain Health Marijuana and the Brain: Findings from Long-term Cannabis Users
11/8 Dr. Ilya A. Fleidervish, Associate Researcher; Koret School of Veterinary Medicine; The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment; The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Shedding Light on Sodium Fluxes and Action Potential Initiation in Cortical Pyramidal Neurons
11/12-11/16 Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA
11/21-11/25 NO SEMINAR - Fall Break
11/29 Dr. Eric R. Prossnitz, Professor; University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center GPER-Mediated Actions of Estrogen in the Nervous System
Date Speaker Seminar Title
12/7 Dr. Julie Kauer, PhD; Professor of Neuroscience, Brown University
Front Range Neuroscience Group
4:30 PM, in the Lory Student Center ballroom
12/8 Dr. Naoyuki Inagaki, MD, PhD; Professor, Laboratory of Systems Neurobiology and Medicine Graduate School of Biological Sciences Nara Institute of Science and Technology Ikoma, Japan
10:00am, MRB312
Molecular Mechanism for Axon Outgrowth and Neuronal Network Formation
12/12-12/16 Finals
12/13 First-Year MCIN Students: J. Hicks, T. Wallace
15 Minute 1st Rotation Presentations
12/19-31 Winter Break
Date Speaker Seminar Title
1/17/2017 Dr.Seonil Kim Loss-of delta-catenin Function in Autism Spectrum Disorder and Cri-du-Chat syndrome
1/24/2017 Dr. Fred Hoerndli "In-Vivo Synaptic Engineering": understanding and manipulating postsynaptic receprot delivery in learning and memory.
1/31/2017 Dr. Brad Conner "Imaging Genetics as a Tool to Identify Phenotypes for Personality and Complex Behavior"
Date Speaker Seminar Title
2/6/2017 Dr. Hari Shroff "High Speed Biological Imaging At and Beyond the Diffraction Limit"
2/14/2017 Dr. Brent Myers "Decending cortical pathways mediating stress integration: implications for behavioral and somatic health"
2/21/2017 Dr. Kirill Martemyanov "Molecular Control of G protein Mediated Neurotransmission"
2/28/2017 NO SEMINAR
Date Speaker Seminar Title
3/7/2017 1st Year Students 2nd Rotation Talks
3/21/2017 Dr. Mark Shapiro
3/28/2017 Hey-Kyoung Lee
Date Speaker Seminar Title
4/4/2107 Dr. Kurt Beam
4/11/2017 Dr. Peter Sokol-Hessner
4/18/2017 Dr. Larry Abbott
4/25/2017 Dr. Viji Ravindranath
Date Speaker Seminar Title
5/2/2017 1st Year Students 3rd Roation Talks