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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May
Tue 30th May 4:00pmComputational Neuroscience Journal Club
Computational Neuroscience
Greg Sotiropoulos (CBL)Cambridge University Engineering Department, CBL, BE-438 (http://learning.eng.cam.ac.uk/Public/Directions)
Wed 31st May 12:30pmA network analysis approach for characterising the spatiotemporal dynamics of semantic networks in the brain
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Rezvan Farahibozorg (Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
June
Thu 1st Jun 4:00pmInterplay between cellular senescence and reprogramming during tissue repair
Foster Talks
Professor Manuel Serrano, Spanish National Cancer Research Centre, MadridHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 2nd Jun 1:15pmAscl1 control of neural stem cell homeostasis in the developing and adult brain
Developmental Biology Seminar Series
Noelia Urban, The Francis Crick Institute, LondonBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of
Mon 5th Jun 1:00pmVirtual reality based testing of entorhinal cortex function in mild cognitive impairment
Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Seminars
Dr Dennis Chan - University Lecturer and Honorary Consultant, BCNI, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, CambridgeHerchel Smith building, Forvie Site, ground floor Seminar Room
Wed 7th Jun 10:30amThe story of the infinity principles: a link between autism and a person's potential
ARClub Talks
Rhys JenkinsLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Wed 7th Jun 12:30pmExamining the effects of online training on measures of attention and spatial awareness/ Mechanisms of working memory updating
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Laura Forde and Shraddha Kaur (Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 8th Jun 12:30pmExploring psychotic experiences in ‘non-need for care’ populations: Findings from the UNIQUE study
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 8th Jun 3:30pmNeuroimaging of the emergence of cognition in infants and its clinical applications
Chaucer Club
Rhodri Cusack (Trinity College, Dublin)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Fri 9th Jun 1:15pmA battle for mitochondrial DNA transmission
Developmental Biology Seminar Series
Hansong Ma, The Gurdon Institute, CambridgeBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of
Wed 14th Jun 12:30pmHealthy neurocognitive aging with big data: A multivariate dive into Biobank (N=500,000)
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Rogier Kievit (Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 15th Jun 12:30pmStimulant treatment and the developing brain in ADHD
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Lizanne Schweren, Research Associate, Developmental Psychiatry Section, Department of Psychiatry, University of CambridgeSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Thu 15th Jun 3:30pmThe typical and atypical development of the human social brain
Chaucer Club
Mark Johnson (UoC)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Tue 20th Jun 12:00pm"In Vivo Glia-to-Neuron Conversion For Brain Repair"
BRC Seminar Series
If you would like to meeti with Professor Chen please contact Nicole on nh481@cam.ac.uk to arrange a time before or after the seminar
Gong Chen,Professor and Verne M. Willaman Chair in Life Sciences, Pennsylvania State UniversityBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way
Wed 21st Jun 10:30amTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Speaker to be confirmedLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Wed 21st Jun 12:30pmHow does recent linguistic experience result in a retuning of lexical-semantic representations?
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Becky Gilbert (Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 22nd Jun 3:30pmBuilding a sense of direction – from perception to cognition
Chaucer Club
Kate Jeffrey (UCL)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Mon 26th Jun 1:00pmInvestigating the residual visual pathways following damage to primary visual cortex
Craik Club
Dr Holly Bridge (FMRIB Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford)Kenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site
July
Wed 5th Jul 10:30amInsights from oxytocin administration and fMRI studies in high functioning youth with ASD
ARClub Talks
Ilanit Gordon, Senior Lecturer at Bar Ilan University, Department of Psychology and Gonda Brain Research CenterLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Thu 6th Jul 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Andrea Reinecke, Research Clinical Psychologist, Department of Psychiatry, University of OxfordSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Thu 6th Jul 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Andrea Reinecke, Research Clinical Psychologist, Department of Psychiatry, University of OxfordSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Wed 12th Jul 10:30amTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Dr Rebecca Lawson, Research Associate, Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, Faculty of Brain Sciences, University College LondonLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
October
Thu 5th Oct 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.