News & Events
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
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 established three new neuroscience institutes at Johns Hopkins, Rockefeller, and UCSF
NeuroLunch Seminar, Thursday 10/6, Anita Burgos (Grueber Lab), "Neural circuitry controlling body posture gates nociceptive escape behavior in Drosophila"