News & Events
Upcoming Neurobiology & Behavior thesis defenses: Felicity Gore (Axel/Salzman laboratories), 11/11, 1pm, "Neural circuits mediating innate and learned behaviors;" and Noam Rudnick (Maniatis lab), 11/13, 10am, "Role of autophagy in a mouse model of ALS."
Neurolunch, Friday 11/6, 12 noon: Ayako Yamaguchi, University of Utah, "Temporal coding of frog vocalizations."
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Brain Insight Lecture Series: Richard Axel, M.D., 11/4/15, "Scents and Sensibility: Representations of the Olfactory World in the Brain.".
Kavli Foundation Spotlight Live: A Call for 'Brain Observatories' - Watch the Live Webcast with Miyoung Chun, Michael Roukes, and KIBS Co-Director Rafa Yuste, Friday 10/30 at 1pm EDT
The 37th Annual W. Alden Spencer Award and Lecture: Loren Looger (HHMI Janelia) and Atsushi Aiyawake (Riken), Thursday 10/29, 5pm
Columbia Nano Initiative (CNI) Special Neuro Seminar: Friday, 10/23, 11am, Paolo Milani, "Modulation of complex neuronal cell activities by mechanotransductive signaling induced by surfaces with engineered nanoscale roughness."
Kavli NTC Neurolunch Seminar: Tuesday 10/27/15, 12 noon, Kimberly Kempadoo from the Kandel Lab, "The neural basis of spatial learning: dopamine release in the dorsal hippocampus."
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar: Thursday, October 22nd, at 12 Noon, in NI Auditorium: Michael Brecht (Berlin Center for Computational Neuroscience) - “Sex, touch & tickle. The cortical neurobiology of physical contact."
Seminar at NYSPI: Lars Muckli (University of Glasgow), "Predictive coding of auditory and contextual information in early visual cortex - evidence from layer specific fMRI brain reading." Thursday 10/15, 10am
NeuroLunch Seminar, Thursday 10/6, Anita Burgos (Grueber Lab), "Neural circuitry controlling body posture gates nociceptive escape behavior in Drosophila"