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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July
Mon 8th Jul 1:00pmSTaR (Stress Timing affects Relapse): A model of the effects of stress/glucocorticoids on extinction and relapse
Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Seminars
Dr Shira Meir Drexler - Department of Cognitive Psychology Ruhr-University Bochum GermanyKenneth Craik Room, Craik Marshall Building, Downing Site, Cambridge
January
Tue 19th Jan 9:00amCambridge-Fudan Cognitive Neuroscience Online Meeting
Cambridge-Fudan Cognitive Neuroscience seminar
Qiang Luo, Associate Principal Investigator at Fudan University, Jonathan Kanen - Postdoctoral Research Associate at Cambridge UniversityOnline
Thu 21st Jan 12:00pm“Autoantibodies, receptors and ion channels in stiff person syndromes”
Clinical Neurosciences Seminars
Dr Sarah Crisp, NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Clinical Neurosciences, University of CambridgeZoom (link given in Abstract)
Thu 21st Jan 12:30pmCANCELLED
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
chair: Dr Shahid Zaman
Dr Kimberly Kendall, Cardiff University Webinar (via Zoom online)
Thu 21st Jan 2:00pmEarly adversity, brain development, and risk/resilience for mental health across development
Chaucer Club
Deanna Barch (Washington University, St. Louis)Zoom - see MRC CBU website (https://www.mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk/seminar-information/chaucer-club/) for details
Thu 21st Jan 4:00pmLineage tracing through somatic mutations in human development
Foster Talks
Flora Vaccarino, Yale UniversityLive Zoom webinar, followed by Q&A session
Fri 22nd Jan 4:30pmSocial Minds in Joint Action
Zangwill Club
Professor Natalie SebanzZoom meeting
Mon 25th Jan 4:00pmRestless engrams: the origin of continually reconfiguring neural representations
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Please email mkp38@cam.ac.uk for the zoom link for this talk (internal only)
Tim O'Leary, Department of Engineering, University of CambridgeOnline via zoom
Thu 28th Jan 12:00pmHuman pain channelopathies
Clinical Neurosciences Seminars
Professor David Bennett, Nuffield Dept of Clinical Neurosciences, University of OxfordZoom (link will be given in Abstract)
Thu 28th Jan 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Alexandra Pitman, University College London Webinar (via Zoom online)
Thu 28th Jan 4:00pmPushing the boundaries of episodic memory: Representation and segmentation of naturalistic events by cortico-hippocampal networks
Chaucer Club
Charan Ranganath (University of California, Davis)Zoom - see MRC CBU website (https://www.mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk/seminar-information/chaucer-club/) for details
February
Mon 1st Feb 4:00pmFrom visual representation of space to schemas in the primate hippocampus
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Please email mkp38@cam.ac.uk for the zoom link for this talk (internal only)
Sylvia WirthOnline via zoom
Mon 1st Feb 4:00pmMicroglia shape neuro-vascular responses via compartment-specific mechanisms
Microglia webinar series
Webinar on Zoom Meeting ID: 943 5201 0365 Passcode: tHQ0yykt5X
Adam Denes, Institute of Experimental Medicine, Budapesthttps://zoom.us/j/94352010365?pwd=QmxKL3FwKytYZDA4S2JFYTN0YkpwZz09
Thu 4th Feb 12:30pmCan exposure to green space reduce the risk of anxiety and depression among young people aged 14-24 living in urban settings?
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Chair: Professor Tamsin Ford
Dr Issy Bray, UWE Bristol Webinar (via Zoom online)
Thu 4th Feb 2:00pmThe human language system in the mind and brain
Chaucer Club
Evelina Fedorenko (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)Zoom - see MRC CBU website (https://www.mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk/seminar-information/chaucer-club/) for details
Thu 4th Feb 4:00pmWill the Real Preeclampsia Patient Please Stand Up?
Foster Talks
Brian Cox, University of TorontoLive Zoom webinar, followed by Q&A session
Mon 8th Feb 4:00pmTools for Analyzing and Repairing the Brain
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Please email mkp38@cam.ac.uk for the zoom link for this talk (internal only)
Ed Boyden, MIT Department of Biological EngineeringOnline via zoom
Thu 11th Feb 2:00pmA data-driven approach to advancing cognitive neuroscience
Chaucer Club
Kendrick Kay (University of Minnesota)Zoom - see MRC CBU website (https://www.mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk/seminar-information/chaucer-club/) for details
Mon 15th Feb 4:00pmVisual learning and attention in mice: behavioural strategies and neural circuit change
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Please email mkp38@cam.ac.uk for the zoom link for this talk (internal only)
Jasper Poort, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of CambridgeOnline via zoom
Thu 18th Feb 12:30pmTowards better interoceptive biomarkers in computational psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
chair: Dr Valerie Voon
Dr Micah Allen, Aarhus University Webinar (via Zoom online)
Mon 22nd Feb 4:00pmTBC
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Please email mkp38@cam.ac.uk for the zoom link for this talk (internal only)
Juan Burrone ( MRC Centre for Developmental Neurobiology, King's College, London) Online via zoom
Thu 25th Feb 2:00pmImaginative reinforcement learning
Chaucer Club
Sam Gershman (Harvard University)Zoom - see MRC CBU website (https://www.mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk/seminar-information/chaucer-club/) for details
Thu 25th Feb 4:00pmFunctional evolution of Hox proteins: Regulating the balance between pluripotency and differentiation
Foster Talks
Robb Krumlauf, Stowers Institute for medical researchLive Zoom webinar, followed by Q&A session
March
Thu 4th Mar 4:00pmTBC
Foster Talks
Roberto Mayor, UCLLive Zoom webinar, followed by Q&A session
Thu 4th Mar 4:00pmNeuroscience informed treatments for anxiety and depression
Chaucer Club
Michelle Craske (UCLA)Zoom - see MRC CBU website (https://www.mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk/seminar-information/chaucer-club/) for details
Mon 8th Mar 4:00pmTitle to be confirmed
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Please email mkp38@cam.ac.uk for the zoom link for this talk (internal only)
Julija Krupic, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of CambridgeOnline via zoom
Thu 11th Mar 2:00pmMesoscale fMRI and electrophysiology in human visual cortex
Chaucer Club
Dora Hermes (Mayo Clinic, Minnesota)Zoom - see MRC CBU website (https://www.mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk/seminar-information/chaucer-club/) for details
Mon 15th Mar 4:00pmTitle to be confirmed
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Please email mkp38@cam.ac.uk for the zoom link for this talk (internal only)
Zoe Kourtzi, Department of Psychology, University of CambridgeOnline via zoom
Thu 18th Mar 12:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series
Dr Claire Gillan, Trinity College Dublin Webinar (via Zoom online)
Thu 18th Mar 2:00pmTalk title tbc
Chaucer Club
Ed Awh (University of Chicago)Zoom - see MRC CBU website (https://www.mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk/seminar-information/chaucer-club/) for details
Thu 18th Mar 4:00pmMemory, learning, and control of cognitive representations
Foster Talks
Andre Fenton, New York UniversityLive Zoom webinar, followed by Q&A session
April
Thu 29th Apr 4:00pmRegulation of stem cell fate by niche-derived factors and forces.
Foster Talks
Sara Wickström, University of HelsinkiLive Zoom webinar, followed by Q&A session
May
Thu 6th May 4:00pmHuman time vs. mouse time with recapitulated systems.
Foster Talks
Miki Ebisuya, EMBL BarcelonaLive Zoom webinar, followed by Q&A session