Events Past Events

July 18, 2018

NPNI Aging Brain Initiative - "The Aging Intestinal Microbiome and the Dysbiosis Associated with Alzheimer's Disease"

John P. Haran, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Microbiology and Physiological Systems
Clinical Director of the Center for Microbiome Research
University of Massachusetts Medical School
1:00pm
RIH, APC Bldg, Leone Conference Room 1st Floor, Room 133
June 27, 2018

RI-CART Speaker Series - "Issues Affecting Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder"

Dr. Laura Lewis
Assistant Professor of Nursing at the University of Vermont
3:30pm
Bradley Hospital Pine Room (1011 Veterans Memorial Parkway East Providence, RI 02915)
June 27, 2018

NPNI Aging Brain Initiative and The Rhode Island Hospital Alzheimer’s Disease & Memory Disorders Center - “Mindfulness-based Practices for Control of Neuroinflammation at the Level of the Transcriptome”

Jonathan Drake, MD
Department of Neurology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
1:00pm
RIH (APC) Building, Leone Conference Room, 1st floor, Room 133
June 15, 2018

Carney Institute Summer Picnic

Please RSVP by June 12 at http://brown.edu/go/CarneyPicnic2018
12:30pm
Pembroke Field
June 12, 2018

VA Center for Neurorestoration and Neurotechnology Lunch & Learn - "Perceptual characteristics and psychosocial impacts of touch evoked by peripheral nerve stimulation"

Emily Graczyk, PhD
Functional Neural Interfaces Lab, Case Western Reserve University
12:00pm
Providence VA Medical Center Building 32 Room 164
June 12, 2018

Next Generation Technologies for Neuroscience Symposium - Day 2

See event details for the full schedule
https://www.bioluminescencehub.org/symposium/schedule
8:45am
Sidney Frank Hall
June 11, 2018

Next Generation Technologies for Neuroscience Symposium - Day 1

See event details for the full schedule
https://www.bioluminescencehub.org/symposium/schedule
1:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall
June 6, 2018

Academic Grand Rounds - "The Enduring Impact of Childhood Adversity: Implications For Female Mood and Memory at Menopause"

C. Neill Epperson, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Ob/Gyn
Director, Penn PROMOTES Research on Sex and Gender in Health
Director, Penn Center for Women’s Behavioral Wellness
11:00am
Butler Hospital, Ray Hall Conference Center
May 31, 2018

Special Seminar - "Transcribing Memories: Encoding of Contextual Memories by Transcriptionally-defined Active Neuronal Ensembles"

Yingxi Lin, PhD
McGovern Institute for Brain Research, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2:15pm
Metcalf Research Building, room 305
May 30, 2018

NPNI Aging Brain Initiative and RIH Alzheimer’s Disease & Memory Disorders Center - “Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Frontotemporal Dementia"

Seth Margolis, PhD
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital, Ambulatory Patient Center (APC) Building, Leone Conference Room, 1st floor, room 133
May 18, 2018

Special Seminar - "Large-scale wiring diagrams of the brain"

R. Clay Reid, MD, PhD
Senior Investigator, Allen Institute for Brain Science
12:00pm
Pilch Friedman Auditorium
May 17, 2018

NSGP Speaker Series - "The Axonal Injury Response: Friend and Foe"

Trent Watkins, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
4:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220
May 17, 2018

Carney Institute Lunch Talk - "New nanotechnology-inspired ways to study single biomolecules"

Derek Stein, PhD
Associate Professor of Physics and of Engineering, Brown University
**Seating is limited - please click on the event for the rsvp link
12:00pm
Chancellor's Dining Room, Sharp Refectory
May 15, 2018

Providence Sleep Research Interest Group - "Influence of sleep and time of day on memory and generalization of semantic category structure"

Anna Shapiro, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
5:00pm
Sleep for Science Research Laboratory of Brown University, Annex Conference Room, 200 Duncan Drive
May 10, 2018

NSGP Speaker Series - "Gamma Oscillations in the Hippocampal Network"

Laura Colgin, PhD
University of Texas, Austin
4:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220
May 8, 2018

Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Seminar - "Decoding the Brain Serotonergic System: from Breathing to Behavior"

Susan Dymecki, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School
Head, Ph.D. Programs in Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Harvard Medical School
4:00pm
85 Waterman Street, Room 130
May 4, 2018

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series - "Neurocomputational insights into social decision making, morality, and self-control"

Cendri Hutcherson, PhD
University of Toronto
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
May 3, 2018

Perception Action Seminar Series (co-spnsored by CVR) - "Characterizing the perceptual and attentional functions of the early visual system"

Frank Tong, PhD
Vanderbilt University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
May 2, 2018

Harold Schlosberg Colloquium - "Becoming human: How (and how early) do infants link language and cognition?"

Sandra R. Waxman, PhD
Department of Psychology, Northwestern University
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium, 190 Thayer Street
May 2, 2018

Division of Biology and Medicine - "Disease modeling in genetically modified mice and human pluripotent stem cells"

Jay L. Vivian, PhD
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center
12:00pm
Brown Medical School, 220 Richmond Street, Room 270
May 1, 2018

Center for Neurorestoration and Neurotechnology Seminar Series - "Neural Bases of Persisting Symptoms: Role of Networks and Boosting Learning for Persons with Mild TBI and PTSD"

Theresa Louise-Bender Pape, DPH
Research Health Scientist, Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital
Research Service & Center of Innovation for Complex Chronic Healthcare
Research Associate Professor, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
4:00pm
Providence VA Medical Center, 5th Fl, Classroom 3
April 30, 2018

Center for Neurobiology of Cells and Circuits - Faculty Chalk Talk Series

Elena Oancea, Eric Morrow
Brown University
(please note that participation is limited to Carney Institute faculty only)
4:00pm
Stimson Conference Room, 2 Stimson Ave.
April 26, 2018

Carney Institute and the Discovery Engine - "Visual Analytic Observatory of Scientific Knowledge: The Role of Novelty, Uncertainty, and Granularity"

Chaomei Chen, PhD
Professor of Information Science, Drexel University
2:00pm
Barus and Holley, 184 Hope Street, room 751
April 26, 2018

Perception Action Seminar Series - "Perception of ordinal depth from motion: A model of human perception and a neurally-inspired algorithm for video streams"

Ennio Mingolla
Northeastern University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
April 25, 2018

CLPS Department Friedman Family Fund Colloquium - "Power and Position in the Social Ecology: Implications for Perceived Justice"

Felicia Pratto, PhD
Professor of Psychology, University of Connecticut
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, 190 Thayer Street, Friedman Auditorium (room 101)
April 25, 2018

NPNI Aging Brain Initiative and RIH Alzheimer’s Disease & Memory Disorders Center - “Pupillary Changes As a Biomarker of Cognition In Aging”

Alex Mingjian, MSc
Department of Cognitive, Linguistic, & Psychological Sciences, Brown University
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital Ambulatory Patient Center (APC) Building, Leone Conference Room 133
April 20, 2018

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series - "Expansive and Contractive Regulatory Scope"

Yaacov Trope
New York University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
April 19, 2018

Carney Institute Lunch Talk - "Mechanisms and Consequences of Cortical Malformations"

Judy Liu, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Brown University
Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry, Brown University
12:00pm
Chancellor's Dining Room, Sharp Refectory - see event details for RSVP information
April 17, 2018

Providence Sleep Research Interest Group - "Sleep and Cardiovascular Disease: A Population Health Science Approach"

Azizi Seixas, PhD
Assistant Professor of Population Health and Psychiatry, New York University Langone Health
5:00pm
Sleep for Science Research Laboratory of Brown University - 200 Duncan Drive, Annex Conference
April 16, 2018

Seminar Series in Recovery and Restoration of CNS Health and Function - "Stroke Recovery: A Comprehensive Perspective Across the Post-Stroke Continuum"

David Lin, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
4:00pm
Livecast to Brown University at 2 Stimson Ave, room 111
April 12, 2018

Perception Action Seminar Series - CANCELED

Lorella Battelli, PhD
Berenson-Allen Center for Noninvasive Brain Stimulation, Beth Israel Hospital
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305, 190 Thayer Street
April 11, 2018

BIBS Center for Cells and Circuits Faculty Chalk Talk Series

Christopher Moore, PhD
Professor of Neuroscience, Brown University
(please note that participation is limited to BIBS faculty only)
4:00pm
Stimson Conference Room, 2 Stimson Ave.
April 11, 2018

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds - "Linking the Genome to Cognitive, Behavioral and Neural Traits and the Consequences for Drug Trials in Neurodevelopmental Disorders"

Sebastien Jacquemont, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Hôspital Sainte Justine, University of Montreal
11:00am
Bradley Hospital, Pine Room
April 6, 2018

Beyond Deep Learning Workshop

http://beyond-deep-nets.clps.brown.edu/
4:00pm
Friedman Auditorium, Metcalf Research Building Room 101
April 5, 2018

Perception Action Seminar Series - "System Interactions in Human Sensorimotor Learning"

Richard Ivry
University of California, Berkeley
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
April 4, 2018

Michael S. Goodman '74 Memorial Lecture Series - "The neural mechanisms of real-time decisions"

Paul Cisek
University of Montreal
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305, 190 Thayer Street
March 29, 2018

NSGP Seminar Series | Bench to Bedside - “Early Life Stress: Aging and the Brain”

Audrey Tyrka, MD, PhD1, Stephanie Parade, PhD2, Kevin Bath, PhD3
1 Butler Hospital and Brown University
2 Bradley Hospital and Brown University
3 Brown University
4:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220
March 29, 2018

NeuroNex Special Seminar - "Michigan Neural Probes: Pathway to High-Density Recording and Optical Stimulation"

Euisik Yoon, PhD
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Department of Biomedical Engineering
Director, NSF International Program for Advancement of Neurotechnology
PI, NeuroNex Technology Hub at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
12:00pm
Engineering Research Center (ERC) 125
March 27, 2018

Mind Brain Research Day - Keynote

Li-Huei Tsai, PhD
Professor and Director, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
1:00pm
Salomon Hall
March 27, 2018

Mind Brain Research Day - Poster Session

Abstract submission deadline: March 2, 2018
11:00am
Sayles Hall
March 26, 2018

Special Seminar - "Advancing neurocontrol for applications to active touch"

Jason Ritt, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Boston University
12:00pm
Metcalf Building, room 305
March 23, 2018

Advance CTR - "Beyond the Silo: How a Team Science Approach Can Enhance Your Research"

Katie Sharkey, MD, PhD
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
12:30pm
Petteruti Lounge of Brown University - see event details for registration information
March 23, 2018

MPPB Department Seminar Series - “The Power of Small: Atomic Mutagenesis in a Post-Structural Era”

Christopher Ahern, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
12:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, 220 Sidney Frank Hall
March 22, 2018

Food Studies at Brown Speaker Series - "Why You Eat What You Eat: A Taste of Some Surprising Sensory and Psychology Factors"

Rachel S. Herz, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Alpert Medical School
5:30pm
Petteruti Lounge, 75 Waterman Street
March 21, 2018

MCB Graduate Program Seminar Series - "Chemoreception in Drosophila"

John Carlson, PhD
Yale University
12:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220
March 20, 2018

Providence Sleep Research Interest Group - RSVP to: jared_saletin@brown.edu

Kiran Maski, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
5:00pm
Sleep for Science Laboratory Annex Conference Room 300 Duncan Drive Providence RI 02906
March 19, 2018

Seminar Series in Recovery and Restoration of CNS Health and Function - "Closed-Loop Deep Brain Stimulation for Mental Disorders: Progress Towards Rationally Designed, Circuit-Oriented Treatment"

Alik Widge, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
4:00pm
Livecast to Brown University in the conference room at 2 Stimson Ave (room 111).
March 17, 2018

Brown Brain Fair 2018 - New Location!

10:00am
Lobby of Engineering Research Center (345 Brook Street)
March 16, 2018

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series - "The behavioral and neural basis of empathic blame."

Indrajeet Patil
Harvard University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
March 14, 2018

Initiative for Computation in Brain and Mind Special Seminar - "Translational Neuromodeling, Computational Psychiatry and Computational Psychosomatics"

Dr. Klaas Enno Stephan
Director of the Translational Neuromodeling Unit, Institute for Biomedical Engineering, University of Zurich and ETH Zurich
4:00pm
Friedman Auditorium, Metcalf 101
March 14, 2018

Brain Week RI - "Precision Medicine & The Brain"

David H. Ledbetter, PhD, FACMG1, Christa Lese Martin, PhD, FACMG2, David Housman, PhD3
1 Executive Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer at Geisinger Health System
2 Director & Professor at Geisinger Health System
3 Virginia & D.K. Ludwig Scholar for Cancer Research, & Professor of Biology at MIT Department of Biology
4:00pm
Eddy Auditorium Brown Biomed Center (Room 291)
March 14, 2018

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds - "Prevalence and Clinical Spectrum of Developmental Brain Disorders Identified in 50K Exomes From a Health System Cohort"

David H. Ledbetter, PhD, FACMG; and Christa L. Martin, PhD, FACMG
DHL is Executive Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer Geisinger
CLM is Professor and Director, Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute Geisinger
11:00am
Bradley Hospital, Pine Room
March 12, 2018

Brain Week RI: "Good News: Genes and Alzheimer’s Research"

Stephen Salloway, MD, MS
Chief of Neurology, Director of the Memory and Aging Program, Butler Hospital
Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
6:30pm
Metcalf Research Building, Friedman Auditorium, 190 Thayer St
March 12, 2018

CLPS & Middle East Studies - "Five Scarves: Doing the Impossible—If We Can Reverse Cell Fate, Why Can’t We Redefine Success for Women?"

Rana Dajani, PhD
Professor, Hashemite University, Jordan
Rita E. Hauser Fellow, Radcliff Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
4:00pm
Friedman Auditorium, Metcalf 101
March 12, 2018

BIBS Special Seminar - “Development of novel COMT inhibitors for the treatment of cognitive impairment associated with schizophrenia”

Gregory V. Carr, PhD
Investigator, Lieber Institute for Brain Development, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
2:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall
March 7, 2018

CLPS and Friedman Family Fund Special Seminar - "Portrait of Resilience: Insights from Rural Appalachia"

Sherry L. Hamby, PhD
Director, Life Paths Appalachian Research Center
Research Professor of Psychology, University of the South
Founding editor, APA journal Psychology of Violence
4:00pm
Friedman Auditorium, Metcalf 101
March 2, 2018

Special Seminar - "Robust imaging biomarkers for therapy personalization in neural disorders"

Elvira Pirondini, PhD
Postdoctoral researcher University of Geneva Department of Neurosurgery
University Hospital of Lausanne
10:00am
Petteruti Lounge, 75 Waterman Street
March 1, 2018

Perception Action Seminar Series - "Differential hemispheric and visual pathway contributions to processing of an emotional face and emotional crowds"

Hee Yeon Im
Massachusetts General Hospital
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
March 1, 2018

Special Seminar - "A computational framework for the design of spinal neuroprostheses"

Marco Capogrosso, PhD
Research Group Leader, Swiss National Science Foundation Ambizione Fellow, University of Fribourg
10:00am
Petteruti Lounge, 75 Waterman Street
February 28, 2018

NPNI Aging Brain Initiative - “Clearing Your Head: The Glymphatic System and Sleep in Alzheimer’s Disease”

Danielle Goldfarb, MD
Departments of Psychiatry and Human Behavior and Neurology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital, Ambulatory Patient Center (APC) Building, Leone Conference Room 1st Floor, room 133
February 23, 2018

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series

David DeSteno
Northeastern University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
February 22, 2018

Perception Action Seminar Series - "The dynamics of temporal attention"

Rachel Denison
New York University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
February 14, 2018

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds - "Integrating Neuroscience into 21st Century Psychiatry: Lessons from the National Neuroscience Curriculum Initiative"

David A. Ross, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine
11:00am
Bradley Hospital, Pine Room
February 13, 2018

Providence Sleep Research Interest Group - "Enhancement and stabilization of visual perceptual learning during sleep are subserved by different mechanisms."

Masako Tamaki, PhD
Assistant Professor of Cognitive, Linguistic, and Psychological Sciences, Brown University
5:00pm
Sleep for Science Research Laboratory of Brown University, Annex Conference Room, 200 Duncan Drive
February 8, 2018

NSGP Speaker Series - "The Fabric of the Neocortex"

Andreas Tolias, PhD
Baylor College
4:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall
February 8, 2018

CANCELED - BIBS Lunch Talk

12:00pm
Chancellor's Dining Room, Sharp Refectory
February 7, 2018

Dept. of Psychiatry & Human Behavior Academic Grand Rounds - "Rhythms and blues: Oscillatory synchrony and the mechanism of action of antidepressant treatments"

Andrew Leuchter, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Director, Neuromodulation Division, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, UCLA
11:00am
Butler Hospital, Ray Hall Conference Center
February 1, 2018

Bench to Bedside - "Neuro-rehabilitative strategies to improve treatment outcomes in bipolar disorder"

Kristen Ellard, PhD1 and Linda Carpenter, MD2
1Department of Psychiatry, Bipolar Clinic and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital
2Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University
4:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall
January 31, 2018

CANCELED - NPNI Aging Brain Initiative - “The Evidence That We May Have Sensitive Biomarkers of Alzheimer’s Disease Burden in the Retina: What We Know and What We Don’t”

Peter J. Snyder, PhD
Department of Neurology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital Ambulatory Patient Center (APC) Building - Leone Conference Room 1st Floor, room 133
January 30, 2018

VA RR&D Center for Neurorestoration and Neurotechnology Seminar Series - "Leveraging Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) methods and advanced analytic approaches to better predict suicide risk"

Michael F. Armey, PhD
Assistant Professor (Research), Department of Psychiatry & Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University
Research Psychologist, Butler Hospital
4:00pm
Providence VA Medical Center - 5th Floor, Classroom
January 30, 2018

Center for Vision Research Talk - "What can you tell by hitting everything you see with a drumstick?"

William T. Freeman, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Google
4:00pm
Pembroke 305
January 29, 2018

Michael S. Goodman ’74 Memorial Colloquium Series - "Structured representations of events unite verb meaning, inference about complex scenes, and early cognitive development. "

Melissa Kline, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
4:00pm
Friedman Auditorium, Metcalf 101
January 25, 2018

NSGP Speaker Series - Jonathan Pillow, PhD

Jonathan Pillow, PhD
Princeton University
4:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall
January 19, 2018

Beyond Deep Learning Workshop - Day 2

http://beyond-deep-nets.clps.brown.edu/
2:00pm
Friedman Auditorium, Metcalf Research Building Room 101
January 18, 2018

Beyond Deep Learning Workshop - Day 1

http://beyond-deep-nets.clps.brown.edu/
2:00pm
Friedman Auditorium, Metcalf Research Building Room 101
January 16, 2018

Providence Sleep Research Interest Group - "The Development and Initial Examination of a Second-Hit Hypothesis Relating Sleep and Perseverative Behaviors"

Jacob Nota, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
5:00pm
Sleep for Science Research Laboratory of Brown University - Annex Conference Room - 200 Duncan Drive
January 16, 2018

URI Ryan Institute Seminar - "Differential Regulation of Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) by ApoE Isoforms: An important mechanism underlying ApoE’s association with Alzheimer’s disease"

Abhik Sen, Ph.D.
Research Scientist, Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases Blanchette Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute, West Virginia University
12:00pm
SSRC Building, West Commons Room 130 - Flagg Rd., Kingston, RI
January 11, 2018

NSGP Speaker Series - Richard Huganir, PhD

Regulation of Neurotransmitter Receptors and Synaptic Plasticity in the Brain
Johns Hopkins University
4:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall
January 10, 2018

NPNI Aging Brain Initiative - “Frontotemporal Dementia Patient and Caregiver Support”

Doreen C. Putman, CDP, CIPG
The Association of Frontotemporal Degeneration
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital,Ambulatory Patient Center (APC Building), Leone Conference Room 133
January 10, 2018

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds - "Getting on the Right Track: Implementing a CBT Program for Psychiatrically Hospitalized Adolescents"

Jennifer Wolff, PhD; Alysha Thompson, PhD; Jeffrey Hunt, MD
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
11:00am
Bradley Hospital, Pine Room
January 8, 2018

Dpt Neuroscience Special Seminar - “Learning as statistical inference: neural and computational mechanisms for normative learning”

Matthew Nassar, PhD
Department of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences - Brown University
12:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Rm. 220
January 3, 2018

Academic Grand Rounds - "Equipping Mental Health Providers to Address Conversion Disorder"

W Curt LaFrance Jr MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology, Alpert Medical School, Brown University
Director of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurology, Rhode Island Hospital
11:00am
Butler Hospital, Ray Hall Conference Center
December 14, 2017

BIBS Lunch Talk - "Dissecting retinal circuits encoding light intensity and visual motion"

Shai Sabbah
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Neuroscience, Brown University
12:00pm
Chancellor's Dining Room, Sharp Refectory
December 13, 2017

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds - "End-of-Career Thoughts on Important Issues in Child Mental Health"

Gregory K. Fritz, MD
Professor and Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Vice Chair, Dept. of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Academic Director, E. P. Bradley Hospital, Associate Chief and Director of Child Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital/Hasbro Children’s Hospital
11:00pm
Bradley Hospital, Pine Room
December 12, 2017

Providence Sleep Research Interest Group - "Sleep and ADHD in Children: Cognitive Neuroscience in Translation"

Jared Saletin, PhD, Assistant Professor
Psychiatry & Human Behavior, Brown Medical School
5:00pm
Sleep for Science Research Laboratory of Brown University - Annex Conference Room - 200 Duncan Drive
December 8, 2017

Second Annual Advance-CTR Retreat: Enhancing CTR in Rhode Island

8:30am
URI Shepard Building Paff Auditorium 80 Washington Street Providence, RI 02903
December 7, 2017

NSGP Speaker Series - Bench to Bedside - "Targeting Familial ALS"

Katharine Nicholson, MD and Kristi Wharton, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Brown University
4:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall
December 7, 2017

Perception & Action Seminar Series

Matthew Ricci and Jungyung Kim
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
December 6, 2017

BIBS Holiday Party

BIBS
3:00pm
Stimson Avenue 002, 2 Stimson Avenue, Providence RI 02912
December 6, 2017

MCB Graduate Program Seminar

Dr. Sebastian Klinge
Rockefeller University
12:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium), 185 Meeting Street
December 6, 2017

Butler Hospital Academic Grand Rounds - Why is Jack More Likely to Become Department Chair than Jill?

Molly Carnes, MD, MS
Professor, Departments of Medicine, Psychiatry and Industrial & Systems Engineering
Director, Center for Women’s Health Research
Director, Women Veterans Health Program, William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital
Co-Director, Women in Science and Engineering Leadership Institute (WISELI)
11:00am
Butler Hospital ◊ Ray Hall Conference Center
December 5, 2017

Special Seminar "Spike timing, sequences, and oscillations in the rodent limbic system"

Matthijs van der Meer, PhD
Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
December 1, 2017

Cognition Seminar Series

Ceyda Sayali
Brown University
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305 190-194 Thayer Street
December 1, 2017

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series

Avinash Vaidya
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
November 30, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series: Daryl Bosco, PhD

Daryl Bosco, PhD
Univ. of Massachusetts Medical School
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
November 30, 2017

Perception & Action Seminar Series

David Sheinberg
Brown University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305,190-194 Thayer Street
November 29, 2017

Michael S. Goodman '74 Memorial Lecture Series

Kristina Olson
University of Washington
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium, 190 Thayer Street
November 29, 2017

RI-CART Colloquium on Autism: Dr. Ami Klin

Dr. Ami Klin
Director of the Marcus Autism Center, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
3:00pm
Marcuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall for Life Sciences
November 29, 2017

Neurodatathon

2:00pm
Metcalf Auditorium - 190 Thayer Street, Providence RI 02912
November 29, 2017

Alzheimer’s Disease & Memory Disorders Center - Lori A. Daiello, PharmD, ScM

Lori A. Daiello, PharmD, ScM
Department of Neurology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
1:00pm
Rhode Island Hospital, Ambulatory Patient Center (APC) Bldg, 1st Fl, room 133
November 29, 2017

MCB Graduate Program Seminar

Dr. Xin Chen
Johns Hopkins University
12:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting Street
November 28, 2017

Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Seminar - Nenad Sestan

Nenad Sestan, MD, PhD
Yale School of Medicine
4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium), 185 Meeting Street
November 17, 2017

Cognition Seminar Series - Mascha van't Wout, Ph.D.

Mascha van't Wout, Ph.D.
Brown University.
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
November 16, 2017

Perception & Action Seminar Series

Evan Cesanek
Brown University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
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 15, 2017

MCB Graduate Program Seminar

Dr. Joseph LoTurco
University of Connecticut
12:00pm
Laboratories for Molecular Medicine, 70 Ship Street
November 14, 2017

Thinking Out Loud - Ties That Bind: unraveling disease through biomechanics

Gilda Barabino, Ph.D.
Dean of Engineering and Daniel and Frances Berg Professor at the City College of New York; President, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering
11:45am
Building for Environmental Research & Teaching (BERT), Room 130 85 Waterman Street
November 10, 2017

LingLangLunch Seminar Series - Hadas Kotek, NYU

Hadas Kotek
NYU
1:00pm
Metcalf Research Building 190-194 Thayer Street
November 9, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series - Christelle Anaclet, PhD; Univ. of Massachusetts Medical School

Christelle Anaclet, PhD
Univ. of Massachusetts Medical School
4:00pm
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 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 8, 2017

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds - Mary A. Carskadon, PhD

Mary A. Carskadon, PhD
Professor, Psychiatry & Human Behavior, The Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Director, Chronobiology & Sleep Research, EP Bradley Hospital
Sleep for Science Research Lab of Brown University
11:00am
Bradley Hospital ◊ Pine Room
November 6, 2017

Advance-CTR Open House

1:00pm
233 Richmond Street, Suite 220
November 3, 2017

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series

Angie Johnston
Yale University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305, 190-194 Thayer Street
November 2, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series - Daniel Dombeck, PhD

Daniel Dombeck, PhD
Northwestern 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 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

Academic Grand Rounds* Ambulatory Assessment and Intervention in Daily Life

Joshua M. Smyth, PhD
Pennsylvania State University and Hershey Medical Center
11:00am
Butler Hospital, Ray Hall Conference Center
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

LingLangLunch Seminar Series - Laura Janda, UiT

Laura Janda, UiT
1:00am
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305 190-194 Thayer Street
October 30, 2017

PRIM&R At Your Doorstep Workshop

8:30am
Women and Infants Hospital - Education Wing
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 25, 2017

MCB Graduate Program Seminar

Dr. Ethan Garner
Harvard University
12:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium)
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 13, 2017

MCB Data Club

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

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
September 29, 2017

MCB Data Club

Yee Veon Teo and Anastasia Murthy
Brown University
4:00pm
Sidney E. Frank Hall, Room 220
September 28, 2017

Perception Action Seminar Series

Mehrdad Jazayeri
MIT
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305 190-194 Thayer Street
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 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 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 21, 2017

Perception Action Seminar Series

Christine Gamble
Brown University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305 190-194 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 14, 2017

Perception Action Seminar Series

Romy Froemer
Brown University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer 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 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 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
August 25, 2017

2017 Functional Neurosurgery Meeting

8:10am
Alpert Medical Building, 222 Richmond St
August 9, 2017

Neuroscience Special Seminar

John Tuthill, PhD
University of Washington
12:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium)
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
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
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 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 22, 2017

John M. K. Mislow Memorial Lecture

John Donoghue, PhD
Brown University
4:00pm
BERT 130
May 18, 2017

NSGP Seminar Series

Earl Miller, PhD
MIT
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 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 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 9, 2017

Harold Schlosberg Colloquium

Jonathan Cohen
Princeton University
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
May 5, 2017

Distinguished Neuroscientist Seminar

Kimberly Huber, PhD
11:00am
BERT 130, 85 Waterman St
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 3, 2017

Academic Grand Rounds

John Gunstad, PhD
Kent State University
11:00am
Butler Hospital ◊ Ray Hall Conference Center
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)
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
April 27, 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
April 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
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 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 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 20, 2017

Inspiring Women in Science Symposium

8:00am
Granoff Center, Martinos Auditorium ,154 Angell Street
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 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 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 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 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 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 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
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
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 19, 2017

Brown Brain Fair 2017

10:00am
Sayles Hall Auditorium 79-81 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 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 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 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 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 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
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
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 10, 2017

Cognition Seminar Series

Larisa Heiphetz
Columbia University
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer 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 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 1, 2017

LingLangLunch

Maria Piñango
Yale University
1:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer 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
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
December 31, 2016

BIG DATA @ MICROSOFT

Raghu Ramakrishnan
CTO for Data, Technical Fellow, Microsoft
4:00pm
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 9, 2016

Cognition Seminar Series

Emily Levin
Brown University
3:00pm
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 8, 2016

Perception Action Seminar Series

Ilker Yildirim, Research Scientist
MIT
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
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 2, 2016

Your dreams may come true with MTP2

Caroline Uhler
MIT
3:00pm
108 Rhode Island Hall
December 2, 2016

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series

Thalia Wheatley
Dartmouth College
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 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
November 18, 2016

Social Cognitive Science Seminar

Brendan Gaesser
University at Albany
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305 190-194 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 16, 2016

LingLangLunch Seminar Series

Uriel Cohen Priva
Brown University
1:00pm
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 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 10, 2016

Perception Action Seminar Series

Ken Nakayama and Na Li
Harvard University
1:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
November 9, 2016

LingLangLunch Seminar Series

Chelsea Sanker
Brown University
1:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
November 4, 2016

From Rocket Science to Brains and Probabilities

Mirek Riedewald
Northeastern University
3:00pm
108 Rhode Island Hall
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 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
October 28, 2016

Cognition Seminar Series

Nadia Chernyak
Boston University & Boston College
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
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 21, 2016

Closing the loop on data analysis

Eugene Wu
Columbia University
3:00pm
108 Rhode Island Hall
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 19, 2016

LingLangLunch Seminar Series

Matthew Masapollo
Brown University
1:00pm
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 14, 2016

Cognition Seminar Series

David Sobel
Brown University
3:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
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 7, 2016

Designing robust strategies for prostate cancer screening

Thomas Trikalinos
Brown University
3:00pm
368 CIT (3rd floor)
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 6, 2016

Perception Action Seminar Series

Dr. Jordan Taylor
Princeton University
12:00pm
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 5, 2016

LingLangLunch Lightning Talks

1:00pm
Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 190 Thayer Street
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
September 29, 2016

BIBS Lunch Talk: Diane Lipscombe

Diane Lipscombe
Director, Brown Institute for Brain Science
11:45am
BIBS Lunch Talk: Diane Lipscombe
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 24, 2016

Coffee Break Science: Communicating Science to Society

9:30am
Smith-Buonanno 106
September 23, 2016

Social Cognitive Science Seminar Series

Roseanna Sommers
Yale University
12:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 305 190-194 Thayer Street
September 22, 2016

Perception Action Seminar Series

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

Neuroscience Special Seminar

Denise Ferkey, PhD
University of Buffalo (SUNY)
12:00pm
BioMed Center, Eddy Auditorium Rm. 291
May 23, 2016

Biology of Human Aging Colloquium

9:00am
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 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 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 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 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 4, 2016

Harold Schlosberg Colloquium

Henry Wellman
University of Michigan
4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
April 28, 2016

Exploring Big Urban Data

Juliana Freire, PhD
Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, New York University
4:00pm
April 22, 2016

MCB Data Club

Allison Taggart and Christine Scaduto
4:00pm
Laboratories for Molecular Medicine 70 Ship 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 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 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 9, 2016

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

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

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

8:30am
Granoff Center, Martinos Auditorium 154 Angell 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 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
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
March 30, 2016

Mind Brain Research Day 2016

10:30am
Multiple locations: see description for details
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 19, 2016

Brown Brain Fair

10:00am
Sayles Hall 79-81 Waterman Street
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 16, 2016

NSGP Bench to Bedside Special Seminar

Kafui Dzirasa, MD PhD
Duke University
2:00pm
March 14, 2016

Heads Up! A Panel on Concussion

5:30pm
222 Richmond Street, Room 170
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 3, 2016

NSGP Seminar

Gaby Maimon, Ph.D.,
Rockefeller University
4:00pm
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
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
February 18, 2016

NSGP Seminar - Rebecca Shansky, Northeastern University

4:00pm
Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 185 Meeting 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 17, 2016

Patrycja Strycharczuk, CASL, Queen Margaret University

4:00pm
Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium 190 Thayer Street
February 17, 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 16, 2016

Gaussian Processes for Machine Learning

2:00pm
170 Hope Street, Room 108
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