A monthly seminar series (sponsored by the Sections of Geriatrics and Gerontology and the Center for Neuroscience) aimed at providing a focal point for the dissemination of information and increasing the awareness of neurodegenerative and neuroregenerative disease research performed on campus. Each month a research laboratory presents two talks each of about 35-40 minutes.
Seminar Series for 2010-2011:
September 7th: Cindy Carlsson
October 5th: Barb Bendlin PhD and Auriel Willette, PhD "Neuroinflammation and brain health: Recent findings from imaging studies"
November 2nd: Mary Behan PhD and Julie Wenninger PhD "The role of sex hormones in respiratory plasticity"
December 7th: Kate O-Connor-Giles PhD "Molecular regulation of synapse assembly and number"
January 11th: Tracy Baker-Herman
February 1st: Chiara Cirelli MD, PhD and Daniel Bushey, PhD
March 1st: Luigi Puglielli
April 5th: Yevgenya Grinblat
Jonathan Myers and Kerstein Patrick "Integration of integrin and Trk receptor signals by dual FAK-Src activities in growth cones"
Time: First Tuesday of each month (except January, 2nd Tuesday), 12:00-1:30 PM.
Location: Waisman Center, Room T216 (convenient for those at the Waisman Center, Pharmacology, CSC and VA hospital).
Food: Kindly donated by the Laboratory for Endocrinology, Aging and Disease.
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