News & Events
NB&B student thesis defense: Conor Dempsey (Sawtell Lab), 9/10/18: "Learning and generalization of sensory predictions in cerebellum-like structures."
Save the Date: 40th Spencer Lecture will be 10/9/18. Awardees: Silva Arber and Botond Roska
NB&B Seminars - 6/7/18: Cagla Erogul (Duke University), "How do astrocytes sculpt synaptic circuits?" 6/14/18: Myriam Heiman (MIT), "Cell type-specific profiling and genetic screening in mouse models of Huntington's Disease."
The 2018 Kavli Prizes were announced on May 31, 2018. Leare more about the laureates.
Thesis Defense: Ying Ma (Sponsor - Elizabeth Hillman), 5/31/18, "Analysis of resting-state neurovascular coupling and locomotion-associated neural dynamics using wide-field optical mapping."
NB&B student thesis defense 6/1/18: Blair Jenkins (Lumpkin Lab), "Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Mammalian Touch Receptor Patterning."
Jessica Jimenez is the winner of the 2017 Kavli Institute Award for Distinguished Research in Neuroscience
The winner of the 2017 Kavli Institute Award for Distinguished Research in Neuroscience is Jessica Jimenez.
NB&B Seminars: 5/24/18, 12pm: Sandeep Datta (Harvard), "Extracting Meaning from the Olfactory World;" 5/31/18: Tali Kimchi (Weizmann Inst), "Neurobiology of ethologically-relevant social behavior."
We are now accepting nominations for Kavli Institute-sponsored graduate student travel awards to this year’s SfN meeting. Nominations are due Friday, June 15, 2018.
NB&B Thesis Defense 6/1/18: Blair Jenkins (Lumpkin Lab), "Cellular and molecular mechanisms of mammalian touch receptor patterning."