OHSU

Matarazzo Lecture Series

Established in 2004, the Joseph D. Matarazzo lecture series honors Department Founder and Emeritus Professor, Joseph D. Matarazzo, Ph.D.  

Past Lectures

May 19, 2004
Susan Bookheimer, Ph.D.
UCLA School of Medicine
"Imaging as phenotype: Functional imaging of genetic risk for Alzheimer's disease" 

May 5, 2005
Barry Everitt, Ph.D., Sc.D.
Experimental Psychology, Downing College, Cambridge University
"Neural psychological mechanisms underlying compulsive drug seeking: Implications for addiction and its treatment" 

June 16, 2006
Michela Gallagher, Ph.D.
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University
"The aging brain: One surprise after another" 

June 7, 2007
Terry E. Robinson, Ph.D.
Elliot S. Valenstein Collegiate Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience
Editor-in-Chief, Behavioural Brain Research
Department of Psychology (Biopsychology Program) The University of Michigan
"Drugs, neuroplasticity, and addiction"  

May 12, 2008
Eric Nestler, M.D., Ph.D.
Lou and Ellen McGinley Distinguished Chair in Psychiatric
Research Professor in the departments of Psychiatry and Neuroscience
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
"Molecular Mechanisms of Drug Addiction" 

May 4, 2009
Thomas J. Carew, PhD
Bren Professor Chair Department of Neurobiology and Behavior
University of California, Irvine
"How time flies: The molecular architecture of memory"

Monday, May 3, 2010
Bruce McEwen, Ph.D.
Alfred E. Mirsky Professor
The Rockefeller University
"Protective and Damaging Effects of Mediators of Stress and Adaptation: Central Role of the Brain and the Social Environment"

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May 20, 2011
Bob Hitzemann
, Joe Robertson, and Dan Dorsa: Introduction

Joe Matarazzo:  1957-61: A New Basic Science and Clinical Department is Born
Ruth Matarazzo A New Clinical Service:  From East to West
Arthur Wiens:  My Timeline: Medical Psychology Internship and Residency Program Compendium
Chris Cunningham Introduction of a Ph.D. Program in Experimental-Physiological Psychology
Bob Hitzemann:  Behavioral Neuroscience, Present and Future


Special Guest Speaker:  R. Adron Harris: Alcohol and the Brain:  Molecules and Mice
Director, Waggoner Center for Alcohol and Addiction Research
Professor of Neurobiology and Waggoner Chair in Cellular and Molecular Biology
University of Texas at Austin

Tamara PhillipsPerspectives on Behavioral Genetics

Matt LattalBehavioral Neuroscience Perspectives on Extinction and Memory Erasure
Suzanne Mitchell
Understanding Impulsive Behavior: Contributions from Behavioral Neuroscience




Tuesday, May 21, 2012
Michael S. Fanselow, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychology, UCLA
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
UCLA Integrative Center for Learning & Memory (ICLM)
"Neural circuits that put fear into context"

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Russell D. Fernald, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology, Benjamin Scott Crocker Professor, Mimi & Peter Haas University Fellow in Undergraduate Education
Stanford University
"How does social behavior change the brain?"

Monday, May 5, 2014
Fred H. Gage, Ph.D.
Adler Professor, Laboratory of Genetics
Vi and John Adler Chair for Research on Age-Related Neurodegenerative Disease
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
"Mobile elements: Generation of behavioral and evolutionary diversity"

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