Neuroscience Graduate Program Seminar Series

NSGP Speaker Series Schedule

Note: All of the listed events take place at 4:00 PM in the Marcuvitz Auditorium of Sidney Frank Hall




Sep 25, 2014TBA

Bench to Bedside

Oct 2, 2014Ralph Nixon

NYU School of Medicine

The Lysosomal Network: The Achilles’ Heel of Neurons in Neurodegenerative Disease Pathogenesis
Oct 9, 2014Alexis Stranahan

Georgia Regents University

Immune cell infiltration causes synapse loss and cognitive impairment in mouse models of obesity
Oct 16, 2014David McCormick

Yale University

De-noising the brain by monitoring state
Oct 23, 2014Kristin Branson


Mapping Behavior to Neural Anatomy Using Machine Vision and Thermogenetics
Oct 30, 2014TBA

Bench to Bedside

Nov 13, 2014Diana Bautista

University of California, Berkeley

Nov 21, 2014Cyriel Pennartz

University of Amsterdam

Dec 4, 2014TBA

Bench to Bedside

Dec 11, 2014Nancy Bonini

University of Pennsylvania

Dec 18, 2014David Ginty


Jan 8, 2015Daniel O'Connor

Johns Hopkins University

Jan 22, 2015C. Lee Cox

Michigan State University

Jan 29, 2015TBA

Bench to Bedside

Feb 5, 2015Fan Wang

Duke University

Feb 12, 2015Bijan Pesaran

New York University

Feb 26, 2015TBA

Bench to Bedside

Mar 5, 2015Suzanne Paradis

Brandeis University

Mar 12, 2015Anatol Kreitzer

University of California, San Francisco

Mar 19, 2015Daeyeol Lee

Yale University

Mar 26, 2015TBA

Bench to Bedside

Apr 2, 2015Richard Ivry

University of California, Berkeley

Apr 9, 2015Rajesh Rao

University of Washington

Apr 16, 2015Monica Driscoll

Rutgers University

Apr 23, 2015TBA

Bench to Bedside

Apr 30, 2015Markus Heilig


May 7, 2015David Rye

Emory University

May 14, 2015Matthew Shapiro

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

May 21, 2015Lisa Shin

Tufts University