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
Mon 21st May 1:00pmFlexible Drug-Seeking and the Development of Addiction-Like Behaviour
Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Seminars
Dr Bryan Singer - School of Life, Health and Chemical Sciences, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton KeynesNick Mackintosh Seminar Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge
Tue 29th May 1:00pmDevelopment of a chemical retinal prosthesis
Craik Club
John B. Troy, Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, U.S.A.Kenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site
Tue 29th May 4:00pmComputational Neuroscience Journal Club
Computational Neuroscience
Adrianna Loback (Control Group)Cambridge University Engineering Department, CBL, BE4-38 (http://learning.eng.cam.ac.uk/Public/Directions)
Wed 30th May 12:30pmRe-thinking cognitive training research
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Joe Rennie (U. of Cambridge, MRC CBU)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
Thu 31st May 12:30pmTackling mental illness where it begins
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Andrea Danese, Senior Lecturer in Development Psychobiology and Psychiatry, MRC Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry (SGDP) CentreSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Thu 31st May 3:30pmThe structure and function of visual working memory
Chaucer Club
Paul Bays (U. of Cambridge, Dept of Psychology)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
June
Fri 1st Jun 1:15pmBuilding and Breaking Epithelial tubes: an Optogenetic approach
Developmental Biology Seminar Series
Clare Buckley, PDN, University of CambridgeBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of
Fri 1st Jun 4:30pmSelectivity and dynamics of human face representations
Zangwill Club
Professor Rafael Malach, Department of Neurobiology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, IsraelGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Mon 4th Jun 12:30pmInvestigating directed phase couplings from multivariate EEG/MEG time series
Imagers Interest Group
Alessio Basti, MRC CBULecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge
Wed 6th Jun 12:30pmWhy are patients with Parkinson’s disease and Dementia impulsive – and what can we do about it?
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Prof James Rowe (U. of Cambridge, MRC CBU & Dept. of Clinical Neuroscience)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
Thu 7th Jun 12:00pmDevelopment and activity-dependent plasticity of olfactory bulb dopaminergic neurons
rv254's list
Elisa Galliano KCL/University of CambridgeJames Fawcett Seminar Room, van Geest Building (formerly 'the library')
Thu 7th Jun 12:30pmHow can we improve and maintain child mental health; lessons from interventional epidemiology
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Tamsin Ford, Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Exeter Medical SchoolSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Thu 7th Jun 3:30pmThe neural bases of declarative memory and primary using studies of brain damaged patients
Chaucer Club
Daniela Montaldi (U. of Manchester) Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
Wed 13th Jun 12:30pmThe dynamics of functional brain networks: Examining the role of noradrenaline
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
James Mac Shine (U. of Sydney)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
Thu 14th Jun 11:00amPreventing Fairness Gerrymandering: Auditing and Learning for Subgroup Fairness
Machine Learning @ CUED
Prof. Michael Kearns (University of Pennsylvania)Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 4
Thu 14th Jun 3:30pmConcept learning as compression
Chaucer Club
Bradley Love (UCL)Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
Thu 14th Jun 4:00pmFoster Talk - "Integrating structural and functional approaches to decipher AMPA receptor signaling in synaptic transmission and plasticity"
Foster Talks
Dr Ingo Greger, MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology, CambridgeHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Wed 20th Jun 10:30amSelf-Other Processes in ASD - the Case of Empathy
ARClub Talks
Dr Idalmis Santiesteban, ESRC Future Research Leaders Fellow and Affiliate Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of CambridgeLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Wed 20th Jun 12:30pmDifferential responses to cognitive training: insights from a machine learning approach
Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series
Mengya Zhang (U. of Cambridge, MRC CBU) Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
Thu 21st Jun 12:00pmTBC
rv254's list
Hardingham Giles - University of EdinburghInstitute of Public Health (IPH)
Thu 21st Jun 12:30pmHow can we beat the government's 10% target for suicide prevention?
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Professor Louis Appleby, Professor of Psychiatry, University of Manchester; Director of the National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental IllnessSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Wed 27th Jun 10:30amA longitudinal study on the effect of testosterone and estradiol on empathy and systemizing (EQ-SQ): from amniotic fluid to adolescence.
ARClub Talks
Tess Beking, PhD Student, Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences, University of GroningenLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
July
Thu 5th Jul 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr James MacCabe, Clinical Senior Lecturer, Kings College LondonSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
Wed 11th Jul 10:30amMechanistic insights from genome-wide association studies of reproductive traits
ARClub Talks
Professor Ken Ong, MRC Epidemiology Unit, University of CambridgeLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Thu 12th Jul 12:00pmTBC
rv254's list
Thomas Misgeld, Technical University of MunichTBC
September
Mon 10th Sep 12:00pmTBC
rv254's list
Karen Horsburgh - University of EdinburghTBC
Thu 20th Sep 12:30pm Can 24 months of high dose minocycline change disease course in mild Alzheimer's disease?
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Professor Rob Howard, Professor of Old Age Psychiatry, University College, LondonSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.