Recent Seminars

Tuesday, January 7, 2014
"Fear associated changes to circadian rhythms"
Earnest S. Kim, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology
University of Washington, Seattle

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
"Cognitive and circuitry contributions to locomotor disorders"
Fay Horak, Ph.D.
Professor of Neurology, OHSU

Wednesday, February 19, 2014
"Neurobiology and development of social bonding in a monogamous primate"
Karen L. Bales, Ph.D.
Professor, Psychology Department
University of California Davis
California National Primate Research Center

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
"Fetal alcohol exposure disrupts decision-making and basal-ganglia circuits"
Verginia C. Cuzon Carlson, Ph.D.
Assistant Scientist, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Oregon National Primate Research Center

Thursday, February 27, 2014
"Sex-difference effects of social stress on neural signaling in the social decision-making network in California mice (Peromyscus californicus)"
Gian Greenberg, B.S.
Department of Psychology, University of California Davis

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
"Unusual lights illuminate the biological clock"
Matthew P. Butler, Ph.D.
Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences, OHSU

Friday, April 4, 2014
"Computational approaches for studying complex traits"
Shannon McWeeney, Ph.D.
Division of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
Oregon Health & Science University

Friday, April 18, 2014
"Glycine receptor partial agonism: Allosteric modulation and receptor function"
Dean Kirson, Ph.D. Candidate
Institute for Neuroscience and Waggoner Center for Alcohol & Addiction Research
The University of Texas at Austin

Monday, May 5, 2014
2014 Matarazzo Lecture
"Mobile elements: Generation of behavioral and evolutionary diversity"
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

Friday, June 6, 2014
"Unleashing the brain's endogenous neuroprotective strategies through toll-like receptors"
Mary Stenzel-Poore, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, OHSU Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

Friday, June 13, 2014
"Diabetic drugs target the c-MYC oncogene to prevent prostate cancer"
Tunde O. Akinyeke, Jr., Ph.D.
Zimmerman Associates., Food and Drug Administration

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
"Behavioral and neurochemical characterization of fructose bingeing in rats"
Jacki Rorabaugh, B.S., Ph.D. Candidate
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Department of Pharmacology

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
"Tobacco and nicotine products: toxicity, addiction, and benefits"
Eliot Spindel, M.D., Ph.D.
Senior Scientist, Division of Neuroscience, ONPRC

Monday, August 4, 2014
"Behavioral and fMRI-based characterizations of novel word learning: dissociating semantics from word-form processing"
Binyam Nardos
Washington University, School of Medicine in Saint Louis

Thursday, October 23, 2014
"Redox mediated anti-inflammatory therapy to neurovascular injury in rodent animal models"
Anandakumar Shunmugavel, Ph.D.
Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina

Page last updated:  October 28, 2014