Neuroscience Seminars

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Here are some lectures, seminars and talks that may be of interest. The links reach further information on each presentation.

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November
Mon 28th Nov 1:00pm Dynamic shifts in large-scale network balance during stress
Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Seminars
Professor Erno Hermans - Donders Institute, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The NetherlandsKenneth Craik Room, Craik Marshall Building, Downing Site, Cambridge
December
Wed 7th Dec 10:30amIn vivo Evidence of Reduced Integrity of the Grey-White Matter Boundary in Autism Spectrum Disorder
ARClub Talks
Derek Andrews, PhD Candidate at The Sackler Institute for Translational Neurodevelopment, Department of Forensic and Neurodevelopmental Sciences Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King's College LondonLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Thu 8th Dec 11:00amLatent variable models: factor analysis and all that
Statistical Methods for Cognitive Psychologists
Peter Watson (MRC-CBU)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Fri 9th Dec 4:30pmCross-sensory integration and calibration during development
Zangwill Club
Professor David Burr, Department of Psychology, University of Florence. Ground Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Mon 12th Dec 10:30amOne day meeting on vision and neuroscience
Craik Club
In the Craik Club tradition, the administrative arrangements for this meeting are minimal. There is no registration fee. However, so that we can cater appropriately, we do ask you to sign up at http://doodle.com/poll/hrdp3ut9nqcgzdq6
One day meeting on vision and neuroscienceDepartment of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience: Physiology Main Lecture Theatre
Tue 13th Dec 11:00amVariational autoencoders with latent graphical models
Machine Learning @ CUED
Prof David Duvenaud (University of Toronto)LR11, Department of Engineering
Wed 14th Dec 11:00amSampling and Estimation for Sparse Exchangeable Graphs
Machine Learning @ CUED
Daniel Roy (University of Toronto)CBL Room BE-438, Department of Engineering
Wed 14th Dec 1:00pmNeural mechanisms supporting the development of visual perception
Craik Club
The host for this talk is Zoë Kourtzi (zk240@cam.ac.uk)
Dr Lynne Kiorpes (NYU)Kenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site
Thu 15th Dec 12:30pmDeep Brain Stimulation for Severe OCD
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Professor Eileen Joyce, Institute of Neurology, University College LondonSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Fri 16th Dec 1:00pmWhen efficient encoding meets Bayesian decoding
Craik Club
The host for this talk is Andrew Welchman (aew69@cam.ac.uk)
Alan Stocker (University of Pennsylvania)Kenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site
Fri 16th Dec 4:30pm‘Peter Pan and the Mind of J. M. Barrie. An Exploration of Cognition and Consciousness.’
Zangwill Club
PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS AN EXTRA ZANGWILL CLUB TALK
Dr Rosalind RidleyGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Mon 19th Dec 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
Stroke Research Meetings
Dr. Iain Croall, Stroke Research Group, University of CambridgeLewin Stroke & Rehabilitation Unit, Seminar Room, R2, Addenbrooke's Hospital
January
Wed 18th Jan 10:30amTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Dr Napoleon Katsos, Reader in Experimental Pragmatics at the Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, University of Cambridge, & Dr Jenny Gibson, Lecturer at the Faculty of Education, University of CambirdgeLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Tue 24th Jan 1:00pmSocial representations and political thought
Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series
Tea and coffee will be served from 12.30 onwards at the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room for attendees only.
Prof Christian Staerklé, University of Lausanne, SwitzerlandGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site
February
Tue 7th Feb 1:00pmUncovering the Glass Cliff: Women's leadership roles in times of crisis
Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series
Tea and coffee will be served from 12.30 onwards at the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room for attendees only.
Prof Michelle Ryan, University of Exeter and University of Groningen, The NetherlandsGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site
Thu 16th Feb 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Margaret Heslin, Research Fellow, Health Services & Population Research, King's College LondonSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Tue 21st Feb 1:00pmSocial Identity: The enactment and performance of religious identities
Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series
Tea and coffee will be served from 12.30 onwards at the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room for attendees only.
Dr Nicholas Hopkins, University of Dundee, ScotlandGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site
Thu 23rd Feb 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Professor Edward Watkins, Professor of Experimental and Applied Clinical Psychology, University of ExeterSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Tue 28th Feb 1:00pmAttitudinal Influences on Moral Judgments
Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series
Tea and coffee will be served from 12.30 onwards at the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room for attendees only.
Prof Bogdan Wojciszke, SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities, PolandGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site
March
Thu 2nd Mar 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Jane Garrison, Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Institute, University of CambridgeSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Thu 2nd Mar 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Caroline Meiser-Stedman, Consultant Psychiatrist, CPFTSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Tue 7th Mar 1:00pmDevelopmental changes after early adversity: lessons from adoption research
Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series
Tea and coffee will be served from 12.30 onwards at the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room for attendees only.
Prof Jesus Palacios, Universidad de Sevilla, SpainGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site
Thu 9th Mar 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Emmanuelle Peters, Reader in Clinical Psychology, King’s College, LondonSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Thu 16th Mar 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Kinan Muhammed, Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Training Fellow, Department of Experimental Psychology, University of OxfordSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Thu 23rd Mar 12:30pmRethinking psychosis
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Hisham Ziauddeen, Clinical Senior Research Associate, Department of Psychiatry and Wellcome Trust-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science, University of CambridgeSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Thu 30th Mar 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr János Réthelyi, School of Mental Health Sciences, Semmelweis University, BudapestSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
April
Thu 6th Apr 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Simon Kyle,Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of OxfordSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
May
Tue 2nd May 1:00pmRitual, Community, and Conflict
Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series
Tea and coffee will be served from 12.30 onwards at the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room for attendees only.
Prof Harvey Whitehouse, University of OxfordGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site
Thu 11th May 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Professor Ian McKeith, Professor of Old Age Psychiatry, University of NewcastleSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Tue 16th May 1:00pmSperm Donation and Motherhood: British and French perspectives
Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series
This is a joint seminar, featuring talks by Dr Sophie Zadeh and her collaborators. Tea and coffee will be served from 12.30 onwards at the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room for attendees only.
Dr Sophie Zadeh, University of Cambridge, Prof Nikos Kalampalikis, Université Lumiere Lyon 2 (France), & Marjolaine Doumergue, Université Lumiere Lyon 2 (France)Ground Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site
July
Thu 6th Jul 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr John-Paul Taylor, Senior Clincial Lecturer, Institute of Neuroscience, University of NewcastleSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.