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Neurofax Calendar

The NRC Neurofax calendar includes seminars, grand rounds, research colloquia, symposia, and other local or national conferences that are sponsored by UTHealth, the Texas Medical Center, and Houston area universities and research institutions.

To submit your event to this calendar, please send an email to nba-nrc@uth.tmc.edu and include Event name, contact, date, time and location.

Featured Events

Feb 20

Annual Public Forum: Stem Cell Therapy for Neurological Diseases

Saturday, 10:30am
Speaker: Sean I. Savitz, MD
Panelists include: Drs. Qilin Cao, Charles S. Cox, Erin E. Furr-Stimming, and Jair C. Soares
“Stem Cell Therapy for Neurological Diseases”
Cooley University Life Center, 7440 Cambridge St., Houston, TX
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Mar 17

UTHealth NRC Annual Brain Night for Kids

Thursday, 6:00pm
The Health Museum, 1515 Hermann Drive, Houston, TX
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Mar 31

NRC Distinguished Lecture in the Neurosciences

Thursday, 4:00pm
Speaker: Kathleen T. Brady, M.D., Ph.D.
Distinguished University Professor, Associate Provost of Clinical and Translational Research, and Director of the South Carolina Clinical and Translational Research Institute at the Medical University of South Carolina
“TBA”
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, 6431 Fannin St MSB 3.001
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Upcoming Events

Feb 08

UTHealth Integrative Biology and Pharmacology Seminar Series

Monday, 4:00pm
Speaker: Jeffrey Petruska, Ph.D.
associate professor, Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center
The University of Louisville
“Potential mechanisms for persistent pain revealed by novel assessments and experimental design”
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, 6431 Fannin St MSB 2.135
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Feb 09

BCM Molecular & Human Genetics Seminar Series

Tuesday, 11:30am
Speaker: Anne Brunet, Ph.D.
“Epigenetic and metabolic regulation of aging”
Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza Rm#M112
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Feb 09

UTHealth Neurobiology & Anatomy Seminar Series

Tuesday, 4:00pm
Speaker: Diego Gutnisky, Ph.D.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
“TBA”
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, 6431 Fannin St TBA
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Feb 10

BCM Menninger Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds

Wednesday, 10:30am
Speaker: Karen Leslie, M.D., MEd, FRCPC
Professor of Paediatrics, Director, Centre for Faculty Development, The University of Toronto
“The John P. McGovern Award Lectureship in The Art and Science of Medicine: Professional Identity in Academic Medicine: A Developmental Perspective”
Baylor College of Medicine, McNair Campus, Bobby R. Alford Educational Center Room MCHA-AEC-A and B, Baylor College of Medicine, McNair Campus Bobby R. Alford Educational Center
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Feb 10

UTHealth Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds

Wednesday, 12:00pm
Speaker: Crispa Aeschbach, M.D.
PGY-4 Chief Resident Dept of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences UTHealth
“The Other Side of Adherence”
Harris County Psychiatric Center (HCPC) , 2800 South MacGregor Way Auditorium
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Feb 11

UTHealth Neurobiology & Anatomy Seminar Series

Thursday, 12:16am
Speaker: Sheila Nirenberg, Ph.D.
Cornell University
“Using Neural Codes to Develop New Kinds of Prosthetic Devices”
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, 6431 Fannin St. MSB 2.135
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Feb 11

13th Annual Conference GCC for Theoretical & Computational Neuroscience Keynote Talk

Thursday, 4:00am
Speaker: Sheila Nirenberg, PhD
Professor of Physiology and Biophysics, Weil Medical College of Cornell University
“Using Neural Codes to Develop New Kinds of Prosthetic Devices”
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, 6431 Fannin St MSB 3.0001
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Feb 12

13th Annual Conference GCC for Theoretical & Computational Neuroscience (8:30 am to 5:45 pm)

Friday, 9:00am
Speaker: See agenda on website for details
BioScience Research Collaborative, 6500 Main First Floor Auditorium
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Feb 12

GCC Keck Seminar

Friday, 4:00pm
Speaker: Dr. Catherine Carr
Professor, Biology University of Maryland, College Park
“Listening With Two Ears”
BioScience Research Collaborative, 6500 Main St Auditorium
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Feb 17

BCM Menninger Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds

Wednesday, 10:30am
Speaker: Asim Shah, M.D., Leah Clionsky, Ph.D., Sophia Banu, M.D., Nizete-Ly Valles, Ph.D., Cynthia Conner, LCSW, Darryl E. Bailey, LPC, LCDC, LMFT, Michelle F. Phillips, B.S Occupational Therapy
BCM
“Adolescents in Motion”―An Intensive Outpatient Program for Adolescents”
Baylor College of Medicine, McNair Campus, Bobby R. Alford Educational Center Room MCHA-AEC-A and B

Feb 17

UTHealth Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds

Wednesday, 12:00pm
Speaker: Darrow KhoshChashm, M.D.
PGY-4 Chief Resident Dept of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences UTHealth
“The Mental Status Exam: A Diagnostic Tool”
Harris County Psychiatric Center (HCPC) , 2800 South MacGregor Way Auditorium
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Feb 18

BCM Children’s Nutrition Research Center Seminar Series

Thursday, 8:30am
Speaker: Robert C Ritter, VMD, PhD
Professor of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience, Washington State University
“Synapses and Satiation: Modulating the function of vagal afferent endings to control food intake”
CNRC 2nd Floor, Howland Auditorium
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Feb 18

MD Anderson Anesthesiology & Neuroscience February Research Seminar Series

Thursday, 12:00pm
Speaker: Jeffrey Mogil, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal
“Sex Differences In Pain From Both Sides Of The Syringe”
MDA Pickens Academic Tower, 1400 Holcombe Pressler St., Houston, TX FCT3.5001, 3rd Floor

Feb 18

UTHealth Neurobiology & Anatomy Seminar Series

Thursday, 4:00pm
Speaker: Hiroshi Makino, Ph.D.
University of California, San Diego
“TBA”
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, 6431 Fannin St MSB 2.135
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Feb 19

GCC Keck Seminar

Friday, 4:00pm
Speaker: Dr. Oleg Igoshin
Rice University
Associate Professor of Bioengineering
“TBA”
BioScience Research Collaborative, 6500 Main St
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Feb 20

Annual Public Forum: Stem Cell Therapy for Neurological Diseases

Saturday, 10:30am
Speaker: Sean I. Savitz, MD
Panelists include: Drs. Qilin Cao, Charles S. Cox, Erin E. Furr-Stimming, and Jair C. Soares
“Stem Cell Therapy for Neurological Diseases”
Cooley University Life Center, 7440 Cambridge St., Houston, TX
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Feb 22

UTHealth Integrative Biology and Pharmacology Seminar Series

Monday, 4:00pm
Speaker: Neal Silverman, Ph.D.
professor, Division of Infectious Disease Department of Medicine The University of Massachusetts Medical School
“Responding on the Fly: Innate immune recognition and signal transduction in Drosophila”
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, 6431 Fannin St MSB 2.135
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Feb 24

UTHealth Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Grand R

Wednesday, 12:00pm
Speaker: Nicole Cyr, M.D.
PGY-4 Chief Resident Dept of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences UTHealth
“TBA”
Harris County Psychiatric Center (HCPC) , 2800 South MacGregor Way Auditorium
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Feb 24

BCM MCB Wednesday Seminar Series

Wednesday, 4:00pm
Speaker: Benjamin Deneen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience and Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, BCM
“Decoding Astrocyte Heterogeneity in the Normal and Pathological Brain”
Baylor College of Medicine DeBakey M112
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Feb 25

UTHealth Neurobiology & Anatomy Seminar Series

Thursday, 4:00pm
Speaker: Xaq Pitkow, Ph.D.
Baylor College of Medicine
“Revealing Nonlinar Population Codes”
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, 6431 Fannin St MSB 2.135
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Feb 26

Nantz National Alzheimer Center 5th Annual Symposium (8 am to 4:30 pm)

Friday, 8:00am
Speaker: Joseph C. Masdeu, MD, PhD and Belen Pascual, PhD
“Frontotemporal Dementia”
Houston Methodist Research Institute, 6670 Bertner Ave John F. Bookout Auditorium R2-306
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Mar 17

UTHealth NRC Annual Brain Night for Kids

Thursday, 6:00pm
The Health Museum, 1515 Hermann Drive, Houston, TX
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Apr 08

GCC for Translational Pain Research 6th Annual Conference (8:30 am – 6 pm)

Friday, 12:00am
Speaker: Please see Conference website for more details and to register
BRC Auditorium, 6500 Main, corner of University & Main
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May 06

GCC Symposium on Membrane Biophysics

Friday, 12:00am
Speaker: More information will be available soon

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