News & Events

Stavros Niarchos Foundation

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.".  

Spotlight Live: A Call for 'Brain Observatories'

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 Thirty-Seventh Annual W. Alden Spencer Award and Lecture

The 37th Annual W. Alden Spencer Award and Lecture: Loren Looger (HHMI Janelia) and Atsushi Aiyawake (Riken), Thursday 10/29, 5pm

Kavli Institute NeuroLunch Special Seminar

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 Institute NeuroLunch

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 & Behavior Seminar

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."  

NYSPI Seminar

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  

Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar

Weekly seminar in Neurobiology & Behavior: Thursday 10/8, Attila Losonczy (Columbia): "Assembly and Functional Organization of Hippocampal Microcircuits for Spatial Navigation and Episodic Learning."

The Kavli Foundation and University Partners Commit $100 Million to Brain Research

The Kavli Foundation established three new neuroscience institutes at Johns Hopkins, Rockefeller, and UCSF

Kavli Institute NeuroLunch

NeuroLunch Seminar, Thursday 10/6, Anita Burgos (Grueber Lab), "Neural circuitry controlling body posture gates nociceptive escape behavior in Drosophila"