Seminar and Colloquia

Seminar and Colloquia dates subject to change.  Seminars are held in MSB 2.135.  WebEx Information will be updated upon availability.

Seminar Series Coordinator: Yin Liu, Ph.D., Tel 713.500.5362
Colloquium Coordinator: Valentin Dragoi, Ph.D., Tel 713.500.5710

2022-2023 Seminar and Colloquia Season


Curtis Neveu, Ph.D.Curtis Neveu, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow – CV
Neurobiology & Anatomy
UTHealth Houston
“Role and mechanisms of neuronal bursting activity in motor patterns”
Wed., February 8, 2023 @ 11:00 a.m.

 


John Wolf, Ph.D.John Wolf, Ph.D.
Professor
Department Neurosurgery
University of Pennsylvania
Wed., February 22, 2023 @ 11:00 a.m.  (WebEx Presentation)

Host: John Broussard, Ph.D.


Dr. Ofer YizharOfer Yizhar, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Brain Sciences
Weizmann Institute of Science, Tel Aviv
Wed., March 1, 2023 @ 11:00 a.m.

Host: Fabricio H. Do Monte, D.V.M., Ph.D.


Fernanda Laezza Head Shot PhotoFernanda Laezza, M.D., Ph.D.
Graduate Program Director and Professor
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
Wed., March 22, 2023 @ 11:00 a.m.

Host: Fabricio H. Do Monte, D.V.M., Ph.D.


Dr. Zayd M. KhaliqZayd M. Khaliq, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator
Cellular Neurophysiology Section
NINDS – N.I.H.
Wed., March 29, 2023 @ 11:00 a.m.

Host: Michael Beierlein, Ph.D.


Ling-Gang Wu, M.D., Ph.D.Ling-Gang Wu, M.D., Ph.D.
Senior Investigator
Synaptic Transmission Section
NINDS – N.I.H.
Wed., April 12, 2023 @ 11:00 a.m.

Host: Ruth Heidelberger, M.D., Ph.D.


Sung-Yon Kim, Ph.D.Sung-Yon Kim, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Seoul National University
Wed., May 10, 2023 @ 11:00 a.m.

Host: Fabricio H. Do Monte, D.V.M., Ph.D.


 

Previous Speakers in 2022-2023


Jerzy SzablowskiJerzy Szablowski, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Bioengineering
Department of Bioengineering
Rice University
“Noninvasive Neuroengineering”
Wed., October 5, 2022 @ 11:00 a.m.

Host: Valentin Dragoi, Ph.D.


Vijay Namboodiri, Ph.D.Vijay Mohan K. Namboodiri, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Neurology
University of California, San Francisco
“Prospective and retrospective associative learning in the brain.”
Wed., October 26, 2022 @ 11:00 a.m.

Host: Harel Shouval, Ph.D.


Headshot photo of Dr. Keran MaKeran Ma, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Neurobiology & Anatomy
UTHealth Houston, McGovern Medical School

“Mechanisms Underlying Network Abnormalities in Alzheimer’s Disease”

Wed., November 2, 2022 @ 11:00 a.m.


Yves FregnacYves Fregnac, Ph.D.
Director
Institute Of Neurosciences Paris-Saclay (NeuroPSI)
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS-UNIC)
SPECIAL DATE/TIME – Thursday, November 17, 2022 @ 4:00 p.m.
“Neuropsychogony”: the impact of the myth of digital consciousness on global neuroscience.

Host: Valentin Dragoi, Ph.D.


Andrea Stavoe, Ph.D.Andrea Stavoe, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Neurobiology & Anatomy
UTHealth Houston, McGovern Medical School
“Restoring Age-Related Decreases in Neuronal Autophagy”

Wed., December 14, 2022 @ 11:00 a.m.