Events Past Events

January 14, 2016

NSGP Seminar - Andrea Meredith

4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
January 28, 2016

NSGP Seminar - Claude Desplan

4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
January 29, 2016

Cognition Seminar Series

David Lewkowicz
Northeastern University
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
February 1, 2016

Jessamyn Schertz, University of Toronto

4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
February 3, 2016

Fernando Llanos, Purdue University

4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
February 4, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series - Bench to Bedside

Sheila Blumstein, Ph.D.
Brown University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
February 9, 2016

Rory Turnbull, Laboratoire de Sciences Cognitives et Psycholinguistique, École Normale Supérieure

4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
February 16, 2016

Gaussian Processes for Machine Learning

2:00pm
170 Hope Street, Room 108
February 17, 2016

Distinguished Neuroscientist Seminar - Miriam Goodman, Stanford University

1:30pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
February 17, 2016

Gaussian Processes for Machine Learning

2:00pm
170 Hope Street, Room 108
February 17, 2016

Patrycja Strycharczuk, CASL, Queen Margaret University

4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
February 18, 2016

BIBS Lunch Talk

Dr. David Eisenstadt
University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
12:00pm
Chancellor's Dining Rm, Sharpe Refectory
February 18, 2016

Biology of Aging Seminar

Dr. Eric Greer
Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
12:00pm
Biomed Center, Room 291 (Eddy Auditorium) 171 Meeting Street
February 18, 2016

NSGP Seminar - Rebecca Shansky, Northeastern University

4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
February 22, 2016

Distinguished Neuroscientist Seminars - Dietmar Schmucker, VIB Versalius Research Center, KU Leuven, Belgium

4:30pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
March 1, 2016

Division of Applied Mathematics Colloquium and Brown Institute for Brain Science Computational Neuroscience Initiative

G. Bard Ermentrout
University of Pittsburgh
2:30pm
170 Hope Street, Room 108
March 3, 2016

NSGP Seminar

Gaby Maimon, Ph.D.,
Rockefeller University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
March 10, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series

C. Lee Cox, Ph.D.
Michigan State University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
March 14, 2016

Heads Up! A Panel on Concussion

5:30pm
222 Richmond Street, Room 170
March 16, 2016

NSGP Bench to Bedside Special Seminar

Kafui Dzirasa, MD PhD
Duke University
2:00pm
March 17, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series

Gregory Quirk, Ph.D
Columbia University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
March 19, 2016

Brown Brain Fair

10:00am
Sayles Hall 79-81 Waterman Street
March 24, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series

Randy Bruno, Ph.D.
Columbia University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
March 30, 2016

Mind Brain Research Day 2016

10:30am
Multiple locations: see description for details
March 31, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series - Bench-to-Bedside: Petra Klinge, MD PhD; Christopher Moore, PhD & Rebecca Burwell, PhD

4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
April 6, 2016

Michael S. Goodman '74 Memorial Lecture Series

Tali Sharot
University College of London
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
April 7, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series

Andre Fenton, Ph.D.
New York University
5:30pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
April 8, 2016

“Brains in Crisis: Stress and Resilience in Syrian Refugee Children”

8:30am
Granoff Center, Martinos Auditorium 154 Angell Street
April 9, 2016

“Brains in Crisis: Stress and Resilience in Syrian Refugee Children”

8:30am
Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute.
April 19, 2016

Providence Area Aging Research Forum (PAARF)

Marco DeCecco and Aaron Held
6:00pm
Alpert Medical Building, Case Study Room 270 222 Richmond Street
April 21, 2016

Biology of Aging Seminar

Lea Harrington, Ph.D.
Department of Medicine, University of Montreal
12:00pm
Biomed Center, Room 291 (Eddy Auditorium) 171 Meeting Street
April 21, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series

Christopher Moore, Ph.D.
Brown University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
April 22, 2016

MCB Data Club

Allison Taggart and Christine Scaduto
4:00pm
Laboratories for Molecular Medicine 70 Ship Street
April 28, 2016

Exploring Big Urban Data

Juliana Freire, PhD
Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, New York University
4:00pm
May 4, 2016

Harold Schlosberg Colloquium

Henry Wellman
University of Michigan
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
May 5, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series

Solange Brown, PhD
Johns Hopkins University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
May 10, 2016

NSGP Special In-House Seminar

Carmen Varela, PhD
MIT
1:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
May 18, 2016

Center for Computational Molecular Biology, Special Seminar

Junior Barrera
University of Sao Paulo
4:00pm
George Street 182, Room 110 (Applied Mathematics) 182 George Street
May 19, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series

Nicholas Hatsopoulos, PhD
University of Chicago
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
May 21, 2016

Contemporary Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Radiology for Primary Care 4.0

7:50am
Alpert Medical Building 222 Richmond Street
May 23, 2016

Biology of Human Aging Colloquium

9:00am
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
May 23, 2016

Neuroscience Special Seminar

Denise Ferkey, PhD
University of Buffalo (SUNY)
12:00pm
BioMed Center, Eddy Auditorium Rm. 291
May 25, 2016

Memory Loss and Beyond in Amnesic Patients Who Have Sustained Damage to the Medial Temporal Lobes

Daniela Palombo, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Boston University School of Medicine
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903
June 29, 2016

Clinical Features of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy: Current Knowledge and Future Directions

Michael Alosco, PhD
Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Center
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903
July 11, 2016

Can dendritic Ca2+ spikes be studied in humans? Talk by Matthew Larkum

Matthew Larkum
Humboldt University of Berlin
4:00pm
Smith-Buonanno, Room 106 95 Cushing Street
August 24, 2016

NSGP Special Seminar - Nicholas Betley, Ph.D., University of PA

Nicholas Betley, Ph.D.
University of PA
11:00am
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
September 15, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series - Amy Lee, Ph.D.; University of Iowa

Amy Lee, Ph.D.
University of Iowa
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
September 22, 2016

Perception Action Seminar Series

12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
September 23, 2016

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series

Roseanna Sommers
Yale University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305 190-194 Thayer Street
September 24, 2016

Coffee Break Science: Communicating Science to Society

9:30am
Smith-Buonanno 106
September 28, 2016

Statins and the Brain: Friend or Foe?

Brian R. Ott, MD
Alpert Medical School, Brown University
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903
September 28, 2016

LingLangLunch Seminar Series

Andrew Wedel
University of Arizona
1:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
September 29, 2016

BIBS Lunch Talk: Diane Lipscombe

Diane Lipscombe
Director, Brown Institute for Brain Science
11:45am
BIBS Lunch Talk: Diane Lipscombe
September 29, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series - Ilya Monosov, Ph.D.; Washington University

Ilya Monosov, Ph.D
Washington University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
October 5, 2016

LingLangLunch Lightning Talks

1:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
October 5, 2016

Richard B. Millward Colloquium

Beatriz Luna
University of Pittsburgh
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
October 6, 2016

Perception Action Seminar Series

Dr. Jordan Taylor
Princeton University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
October 6, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series - Oliver Hobert, Ph.D.; Columbia University

Oliver Hobert, PhD
Columbia University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
October 7, 2016

Designing robust strategies for prostate cancer screening

Thomas Trikalinos
Brown University
3:00pm
368 CIT (3rd floor)
October 13, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series - Marisa Carrasco, Ph.D.; New York University

Marisa Carrasco, PhD
New York University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
October 14, 2016

Cognition Seminar Series

David Sobel
Brown University
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
October 18, 2016

Center for Vision Research Lecture: Rick Born, PhD

Rick Born, PhD
Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School
4:00pm
Pembroke Hall, Room 305 172 Meeting Street
October 19, 2016

LingLangLunch Seminar Series

Matthew Masapollo
Brown University
1:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
October 20, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series - Liquon Luo, Ph.D.; Stanford University

Liquon Luo, PhD
Stanford University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
October 21, 2016

Closing the loop on data analysis

Eugene Wu
Columbia University
3:00pm
108 Rhode Island Hall
October 27, 2016

NSGP Seminar - Bench to Bedside: Stephen Mernoff, M.D.; Adam Chodobski, Ph.D. and Christian Franck, Ph.D.; Brown University

Stephen Mernoff, M.D.; Adam Chodobski, Ph.D. and Christian Franck, Ph.D
Brown University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
October 28, 2016

Cognition Seminar Series

Nadia Chernyak
Boston University & Boston College
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
November 2, 2016

Michael S. Goodman '74 Memorial Lecture Series

Valentine Hacquard
University of Maryland
4:00am
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
November 3, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series - Rachael Seidler, Ph.D.; University of Michigan

Rachael Seidler, PhD
University of Michigan
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
November 4, 2016

From Rocket Science to Brains and Probabilities

Mirek Riedewald
Northeastern University
3:00pm
108 Rhode Island Hall
November 9, 2016

LingLangLunch Seminar Series

Chelsea Sanker
Brown University
1:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
November 10, 2016

Perception Action Seminar Series

Ken Nakayama and Na Li
Harvard University
1:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
November 11, 2016

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series

Roberta Salvado-Silva
Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
November 11, 2016

Cognition Seminar Series

Elena Luchkina
Brown University
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
November 16, 2016

LingLangLunch Seminar Series

Uriel Cohen Priva
Brown University
1:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
November 17, 2016

Perception Action Seminar Series

Dhanraj Vishwanath
University of St. Andrews
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
November 18, 2016

Social Cognitive Science Seminar

Brendan Gaesser
University at Albany
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305 190-194 Thayer Street
November 18, 2016

TBD

Vladimir Itskov
Penn State
3:00pm
108 Rhode Island Hall
November 18, 2016

Cognition Seminar Series

Dan McCarthy
Brown University
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305 190-194 Thayer Street
December 2, 2016

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series

Thalia Wheatley
Dartmouth College
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
December 2, 2016

Your dreams may come true with MTP2

Caroline Uhler
MIT
3:00pm
108 Rhode Island Hall
December 7, 2016

Michael S. Goodman '74 Memorial Lecture Series

Gerry Altman
University of Connecticut
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
December 8, 2016

Perception Action Seminar Series

Ilker Yildirim, Research Scientist
MIT
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
December 8, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series: Bench to Bedside with Syed Rizvi, MD, Mayra Montalvo Peroro, MD & Barry Connors, PhD

Syed Rizvi, MD, Mayra Montalvo Peroro, MD & Barry Connors, PhD
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
December 9, 2016

Cognition Seminar Series

Emily Levin
Brown University
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
December 15, 2016

NSGP Seminar Series: Cristina Alberini, PhD, New York University

Cristina Alberini, PhD
New York University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
December 31, 2016

BIG DATA @ MICROSOFT

Raghu Ramakrishnan
CTO for Data, Technical Fellow, Microsoft
4:00pm
January 12, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: Joseph Fetcho, Ph.D., Cornell University

Joseph Fetcho, PhD
Cornell University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
January 26, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: Bradley Voytek, PhD, University of CA, San Diego

4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
February 1, 2017

LingLangLunch

Maria Piñango
Yale University
1:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
February 2, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: Bench to Bedside - Hakon Heimer, PhD & Mark Daly, PhD; Cure Alliance for Mental Illness, Harvard University

Hakon Heimer, PhD and Mark Daly, PhD
Cure Alliance for Mental Illness, Harvard University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
February 9, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: Avram Holmes, PhD; Yale University

Avram Holmes, PhD
Yale University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
February 10, 2017

Cognition Seminar Series

Larisa Heiphetz
Columbia University
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
February 16, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: George Mentis, PhD; Columbia University

George Mentis, PhD
Columbia University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
February 22, 2017

BIBS Special Seminar: “Multilingualism: an investment for life”, Antonella Sorace, PhD

Antonella Sorace, PhD
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
March 1, 2017

Academic Grand Rounds - Digital Health Technology for the Assessment and Treatment of Obesity and Related Behaviors

J. Graham Thomas, PhD
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
11:00am
Butler Hospital ◊ Ray Hall Conference Center
March 2, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: Stephen Liberles, PhD; Harvard University

Stephen Liberles, PhD
Harvard University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
March 8, 2017

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds* Internet Use in Children, Adolescents, and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Survey from a Clinic Population

Todd Levine MD and Mara Quinn
11:00am
Bradley Hospital ◊Pine Room
March 9, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: Sara Burke, PhD; University of Florida

Sara Burke, PhD
University of Florida
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
March 12, 2017

Brain Week RI 2017 Opening Public Talk: "The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey through Madness" by Elyn Saks, PhD

Elyn Saks, PhD
University of Southern California Gould School of Law​.
2:00pm
Salomon Center, Room 101 (De Ciccio Family Auditorium) 79 Waterman Street
March 16, 2017

BIBS Lunch Talk - Scott Cruikshank

Scott Cruikshank
Department of Neuroscience
12:00pm
Sharpe Refectory - Chancellors Dining Room 144 Thayer Street
March 19, 2017

Brown Brain Fair 2017

10:00am
Sayles Hall Auditorium 79-81 Waterman Street
March 28, 2017

Mind Brain Research Day 2017

Trevor W. Robbins, CBE FRS FMedSci
University of Cambridge
10:30am
Sayles Hall 79-81 Waterman Street
March 30, 2017

l Title: NSGP Seminar Series: Bench to Bedside - Stephen Sheinkopf, PhD; RI Consortium for Autism Research & Treatment; Carlos Aizenman, PhD; Department of Neuroscience Brown University

Stephen Sheinkopf, PhD and Carlos Aizenman, PhD
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
April 5, 2017

"Injectable Biomaterials for Musculoskeletal and Neural Regeneration" Dr. Myron Spector, PhD, COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Meeting

Myron Spector, PhD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School; MIT; VA Healthcare System
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital Orthopaedics Library, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI
April 6, 2017

Special Seminar - Joshua Dudman, PhD

Joshua Dudman, PhD
HHMI Janelia Research Campus
2:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall for Life Sciences
April 6, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: Robert Datta, PhD Harvard University

Robert Datta, PhD
Harvard University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
April 13, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: Alexandra Joyner, PhD Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Alexandra Joyner, PhD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
April 14, 2017

Cognition Seminar Series

Sean Trettel
Colgin Lab, Center for Learning and Memory, University of Texas at Austin
10:00am
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
April 18, 2017

Center for Vision Research Talk - Steve Luck

Steve Luck
University of California Davis
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
April 18, 2017

CfNN Seminar Series

Carolynn Patten, PhD, PT, FAPTA
Malcom Randall VA Medical Center
4:00pm
Providence VA Medical Center, 5th Fl, Classroom 3
April 19, 2017

Special Seminar - The Real Value of a PhD in Neuroscience - Dr. Hemai Parthasarathy

Dr. Hemai Parthasarathy
Scientific Director of Breakout Labs and the Thiel Foundation
1:30pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall for Life Sciences
April 20, 2017

Inspiring Women in Science Symposium

8:00am
Granoff Center, Martinos Auditorium ,154 Angell Street
April 20, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: Mala Murthy, PhD Princeton University

Mala Murthy, PhD
Princeton University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
April 21, 2017

MPPB Seminar Series: Dr. Bruce Bean - "Neuronal excitability in health and disease"

Dr. Bruce Bean
12:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
April 26, 2017

MCB Graduate Program Seminar

Dr. Steven Burden
New York University
12:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
April 28, 2017

Special Seminar - Stormy Chamberlain, PhD, UConn

Stormy J. Chamberlain, PhD
Department of Genetics and Genome Sciences, University of Connecticut Health Center
10:00am
Biomed Center, Room 202 171 Meeting St
May 1, 2017

Distinguished Neuroscientist Seminar

Lisa Monteggia, PhD
Department of Psychology University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
4:40pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium)
May 3, 2017

Academic Grand Rounds

John Gunstad, PhD
Kent State University
11:00am
Butler Hospital ◊ Ray Hall Conference Center
May 4, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series

Corey Harwell, PhD
Harvard University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
May 4, 2017

The Lifelong Impact of Early Adversity — and How to Break the Cycle: 2017 Lipsitt/Duchin Lecture in Child & Youth Development

Daniel Keating
University of Michigan
4:00pm
Salomon, Room 001, 79 Waterman Street
May 5, 2017

Distinguished Neuroscientist Seminar

Kimberly Huber, PhD
11:00am
BERT 130, 85 Waterman St
May 9, 2017

Harold Schlosberg Colloquium

Jonathan Cohen
Princeton University
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
May 10, 2017

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds*

Kevin M. Gray, MD
Professor and Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina
11:00am
Bradley Hospital ◊ Pine Room
May 11, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series

Ulrike Heberlein, PhD
Janelia Research, HHMI
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) ,185 Meeting Street
May 16, 2017

Inaugural Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Lecture

Michael E. Greenberg, PhD
Nathan Marsh Pusey Professor of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School
4:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall for Life Sciences
May 18, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series

Earl Miller, PhD
MIT
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
May 22, 2017

John M. K. Mislow Memorial Lecture

John Donoghue, PhD
Brown University
4:00pm
BERT 130
May 25, 2017

Special Seminar

Dr. Judy Liu
Center for Neuroscience Research, Children's National Health System
4:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall for Life Sciences
May 26, 2017

“Driving Impairment in Pre-Clinical Alzheimer’s Disease” - Catherine Roe, PhD

Catherine Roe, PhD
Department of Neurology, Washington University Medical School
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903
May 31, 2017

“Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Mild Cognitive Impairment”

Gretchen Reynolds, PhD
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903
June 28, 2017

Disrupted Multisensory Integration as a Marker of Early Alzheimer's Disease

Elena K. Festa, PhD
Department of Cognitive, Linguistic, and Psychological Sciences, Brown University
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903
August 9, 2017

Neuroscience Special Seminar

John Tuthill, PhD
University of Washington
12:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium)
August 25, 2017

2017 Functional Neurosurgery Meeting

8:10am
Alpert Medical Building, 222 Richmond St
September 11, 2017

Advance-CTR Seminar Series

Patrycja M. Dubielecka-Szczerba (Medicine) and Elena Oancea (Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology & Biotechnology)
12:00pm
University of Rhode Island, Kingston Campus, Swan Hall, room 306
September 12, 2017

Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Seminar

Catherine Dulac, PhD
Harvard University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
September 13, 2017

Richard B. Millward Colloquium

Iris Berent
Northeastern University
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
September 14, 2017

Perception Action Seminar Series

Romy Froemer
Brown University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
September 14, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series

Jennifer Li, PhD and Drew Robson, PhD
Harvard University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
September 21, 2017

Perception Action Seminar Series

Christine Gamble
Brown University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305 190-194 Thayer Street
September 21, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series - Bench to Bedside

Steven Toms, MD and Nikolaos Tapinos, MD
Brown University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
September 27, 2017

Gait and Motor Impairments in Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia

Christine Ward-Ritacco, PhD, and Kim Fournier, PhD
Department of Kinesiology, University of Rhode Island
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903
September 27, 2017

Michael S. Goodman '74 Memorial Lecture Series

Geoffrey F. Woodman,PhD
Vanderbilt University
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
September 28, 2017

Perception Action Seminar Series

Mehrdad Jazayeri
MIT
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305 190-194 Thayer Street
September 29, 2017

MCB Data Club

Yee Veon Teo and Anastasia Murthy
Brown University
4:00pm
Sidney E. Frank Hall, Room 220
October 4, 2017

Academic Grand Rounds* The Annual Dr. Henrietta Leonard Visiting Professor Academic Grand Rounds*

Isobel Heyman, MBBS PhD FRCPsych
Consultant, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist and Honorary Professor, Psychological Medicine Team, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
Department of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, London, UK
11:00am
Butler Hospital ◊ Ray Hall Conference Center
October 4, 2017

MCB Graduate Program Seminar

Judy Liu, MD, PhD
Department of Neurology and MCB, Brown University
12:00pm
70 Ship Street, Room 107
October 4, 2017

Thinking Out Loud - Dissecting molecular mechanisms of vocal learning and spoken language: a personal journey

Erich Jarvis
The Rockefeller University
5:30pm
Building for Environmental Research & Teaching (BERT), Room 130, 85 Waterman Street
October 5, 2017

BIBS Lunch Talk

Jessica Plavicki
Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Brown University
12:00pm
Sharpe Refectory - Chancellors Dining Room, 144 Thayer Street
October 5, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series

Bruno Averbeck, PhD
NIMH
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium), 185 Meeting Street
October 5, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series

Patricia Janak, PhD
Johns Hopkins University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium), 185 Meeting Street
October 11, 2017

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds*

Jeffrey Hunt, MD, Shirely Yen, PhD, and Heather Hower, MSW, LICSW
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
11:00am
Bradley Hospital ◊ Pine Room
October 11, 2017

Michael S. Goodman '74 Memorial Lecture Series

Laurel Buxbaum
Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
October 12, 2017

Perception & Action Seminar Series - Barrier Avoidance: heading, visual angle, and waypoint selection

Brittany Baxter
Brown University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
October 12, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series - Probing Dopamine Circuits During Learning

Patricia Janak
Johns Hopkins University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium), 185 Meeting Street
October 13, 2017

MCB Data Club

Sun Maybury-Lewis and Gregory Thompson
MCB Graduate Program
4:00pm
Sidney E. Frank Hall, Room 220
October 16, 2017

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series - Dissociating Controllable and Uncontrollable Effects of Unconditioned Stimuli on Attitudes and Consumption

Mandy Hütter
University of Tübingen
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
October 25, 2017

MCB Graduate Program Seminar

Dr. Ethan Garner
Harvard University
12:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium)
October 26, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: Bench to Bedside

Daniel Thengone, PhD, and Gina Deck, MD
Brown University
Massachusetts General Hospital
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium)
October 30, 2017

PRIM&R At Your Doorstep Workshop

8:30am
Women and Infants Hospital - Education Wing
November 1, 2017

NINDS & the Taxpayers’ Investment in Neuroscience Research

Walter J. Koroshetz, MD
Director of the National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), National Institutes of Health (NIH).
9:00am
Science Center, 3rd floor Sciences Library, 101-109 Waterman Street
November 1, 2017

MCB Graduate Program Seminar

Dr. Jef Boeke
NYU School of Medicine
12:00pm
Laboratories for Molecular Medicine, 70 Ship Street
November 1, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series - Avram Holmes, PhD; Yale University

Avram Holmes, PhD
Yale University
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
November 2, 2017

Perception & Action Seminar Series

Eileen Kowler
Rutgers University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305, 190 Thayer Street
November 3, 2017

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series

Angie Johnston
Yale University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
November 6, 2017

Advance-CTR Open House

1:00pm
233 Richmond Street, Suite 220
November 8, 2017

MCB Graduate Program Seminar

Dr. Amar Sahay
Massachusetts General Hospital
12:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium), 185 Meeting Street
November 9, 2017

Perception & Action Seminar Series

Jay Dixon
University of Connecticut
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
November 15, 2017

MCB Graduate Program Seminar

Dr. Joseph LoTurco
University of Connecticut
12:00pm
Laboratories for Molecular Medicine, 70 Ship Street
November 15, 2017

Michael S. Goodman '74 Memorial Lecture Series

Florian Schwarz
University of Pennsylvania
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium, 190 Thayer Street
November 16, 2017

Perception & Action Seminar Series

Evan Cesanek
Brown University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street