Neuroscience talks

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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 24th Nov 1:00pmInflexible responses to threat in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and its neural underpinnings
Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Seminars
Dr Annemieke Apergis-Schoute - BCNI, Department of PsychiatrySeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge
January
Mon 5th Jan 9:15am"Past PhD student symposium"
BRC Seminar Series
Mixture of speakers - see programmeWolfson Court, Girton College, Clarkson Road
Wed 14th Jan 12:00pm"Trisomy of chromosome 21 and Alzheimer Disease"
BRC Seminar Series
Dr Francis Weissman, University College London, Institute of Neurology, LondonBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way
Wed 14th Jan 12:30pmWLTS Lent term talk
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 15th Jan 3:30pmOpportunities for Cognitive Neuroimaging at 7T
Chaucer Club
David Norris (Donders Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, NijmegenLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 15th Jan 4:00pmHow Inflammation-Driven Angiogenesis Impacts Extracellular Matrix Turnover & Organ Fibrosis
Foster Talks
Dr Christian Stockmann, INSERM, Université Paris DescartesHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 16th Jan 3:00pmThe application of psychological theories to clinical practice
Zangwill Club
Professor Barbara Wilson, OBE, Founder, Oliver Zangwill Centre for Neuropyschological Rehabilitation and Honorary Consultant PsychologistGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Mon 19th Jan 4:00pmLent Term grad series seminar
Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge
Mon 19th Jan 4:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Rosa Cossart Institute for Neuroscence, MontpellierThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience
Tue 20th Jan 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Speaker to be confirmedLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Wed 21st Jan 12:30pmWLTS Lent term talk
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 22nd Jan 3:30pmHow do listeners use their past experience to improve access to word meanings?
Chaucer Club
Jennifer Rodd (Experimental Psychology, UCL) Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Fri 23rd Jan 3:00pmUpstairs-Downstairs- The Gut Microbiome as a Key Regulator of Brain and Behaviour
Zangwill Club
Professor John F. Cryan, Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre, University College Cork, Cork, IrelandGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Mon 26th Jan 4:00pmLent Term grad series seminar
Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge
Mon 26th Jan 4:30pmMolecular Mechanisms of Axon Branching and Synoptogenicsm in Fly and Frog CNS
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Dietmar Schmucker. VIB Vesalius Research Centre, KULeuvenThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience
Wed 28th Jan 12:00pm"Cortical processing of visual information"
BRC Seminar Series
Dr Matteo Carandini, University College London.Brain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way
Wed 28th Jan 12:30pmWLTS Lent term talk
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 29th Jan 1:00pmMaterial matters: the brain knows the binocular statistics of gloss
Craik Club
Dr Andrew Welchman, Department of PsychologyKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site
Thu 29th Jan 3:30pmHow the brain exploits binaural hearing: more than just two bites of the cherry
Chaucer Club
Alan Palmer (MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Nottingham) Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Fri 30th Jan 3:00pmHow and why does an extra sex chromosome affect neurodevelopment?
Zangwill Club
Professor Dorothy V. M. Bishop. Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, UKGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
February
Mon 2nd Feb 4:00pmLent Term grad series seminar
Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge
Mon 2nd Feb 4:30pmDissecting computations in the dopamine reward circuit
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Naoshige Uchinda, Harvard UniversityThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience
Tue 3rd Feb 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Speaker to be confirmedLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Wed 4th Feb 12:30pmWLTS Lent term talk
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 5th Feb 3:30pmVariability in visual processing between and within individuals
Chaucer Club
Sam Schwarzkopf (Experimental Psychology & ICN, UCL) Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 5th Feb 4:00pmTBC (oxygen / iron homeostasis and impacts on tumorigenesis and infection)
Foster Talks
Dr Carole Peyssonnaux, INSERM, FranceHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 6th Feb 3:00pm Social and Motivational Influences on Perceptual Judgments
Zangwill Club
Dr Simone Schnall, University Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of CambridgeGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Mon 9th Feb 4:00pmLent Term grad series seminar
Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge
Mon 9th Feb 4:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Zoe Kourtzi. Department of Psychology, University of CambridgeThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience
Thu 12th Feb 3:30pmNeural mechanisms of spatial and episodic memory
Chaucer Club
Neil Burgess (Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience & Department of Anatomy) Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 12th Feb 4:00pmTBC (computational neuroscience, learning and memory)
Foster Talks
Professor Terrence Sejnowski, Salk Institute, CA, USAMain Physiology Lecture Theatre, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 13th Feb 3:00pmThe Evolution of Culture
Zangwill Club
Professor Kevin N. Laland, School of Biology, University of St AndrewsGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Mon 16th Feb 4:00pmLent Term grad series seminar
Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Speaker to be confirmedSeminar Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge
Mon 16th Feb 4:30pmThalamocortical rhythms of sleep and epilepsy
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Vincenzo Crunelli, University of CardiffThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience
Tue 17th Feb 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Speaker to be confirmedLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Wed 18th Feb 12:30pmWLTS Lent term talk
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 19th Feb 3:30pmCircuit mechanisms of hippocampus-dependent memory
Chaucer Club
Ole Paulsen (Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge) Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 19th Feb 4:00pmTBC (neurophysiology of vision and motion detection)
Foster Talks
Dr Karin Nordström, Uppsala Universitet, SwedenHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 20th Feb 3:00pmActive Sensing and Brain oscillations
Zangwill Club
Professor Joachim Gross, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of GlasgowGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Mon 23rd Feb 4:00pmLent Term grad series seminar
Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Speaker to be confirmedSeminar Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge
Wed 25th Feb 12:30pmWLTS Lent term talk
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 26th Feb 3:30pmAge-related and individual differences in the time-course and information content of early face brain activity
Chaucer Club
Guillaume Rousselet (Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow) Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 26th Feb 4:00pmTBC (generation of cell diversity in the mouse brain)
Foster Talks
Dr François Guillemot, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, LondonHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 27th Feb 3:00pmNeural representation of complex space
Zangwill Club
Professor Kate Jeffrey,Institute of Behavioural Neuroscience Department of Experimental Psychology Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College LondonGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
March
Mon 2nd Mar 4:00pmLent Term grad series seminar
Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Speaker to be confirmedSeminar Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge
Tue 3rd Mar 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Speaker to be confirmedLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Wed 4th Mar 12:30pmWLTS Lent term talk
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 5th Mar 3:30pmChallenges and pitfalls in the application of transcranial direct-current stimulation (tDCS)
Chaucer Club
Andrea Antal (Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Göttingen University Medical School, Germany) Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 5th Mar 4:00pmTBC (molecular mechanisms of emphysema, hypoxia and lung aging)
Foster Talks
Professor Norbert Weissmann, ECCPS Professur, University of Giessen, GermanyHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 6th Mar 3:00pmPremembering Perception
Zangwill Club
Professor Anna Christina Nobre Oxford Centre for Human Brain Activity and Department of Experimental Psychology, University of OxfordGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Mon 9th Mar 4:00pmLent Term grad series seminar
Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Speaker to be confirmedSeminar Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge
Wed 11th Mar 12:30pmWLTS Lent term talk
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Speaker to be confirmedLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 12th Mar 3:30pmOnline and offline human brain mapping with intracranial EEG
Chaucer Club
Jean-Philippe Lachaux (French National Health Research Institute (INSERM), Lyon) Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road
Thu 12th Mar 4:00pmTBC (integration of visual information in fly brains)
Foster Talks
Dr Trevor Wardill, Department of Physiology, Development & Neuroscience, University of CambridgeHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Tue 17th Mar 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Speaker to be confirmedLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Tue 31st Mar 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Speaker to be confirmedLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
April
Thu 30th Apr 4:00pmTBC (neural progenitors / brain & spinal cord development)
Foster Talks
Professor Jon Clarke, King's College London, MRC Centre for Developmental NeurobiologyHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site