Seminar Series

2017 FALL Schedule

Sponsored by the Kim Family Fund

Seminars are held in the Low Learning Center at 4 p.m., unless otherwise noted.

Questions may be directed to Dr. Rashmi Bansal, bansal@uchc.edu, or Jody Gridley gridley@uchc.edu.

Date

Guest

Host

September 5 Mary Ann Stepp, PhD, Department of Anatomy & Regenerative Biology, Department of Ophthalmology, GWU Medical School, Washington, DC Dr. Bargagna-Mohan
12 Maxim Volgushev, PhD, Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT Dr. Eric Levine
19 Emma Andersson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institute, Sweeden
Dr. Stephen Crocker
26 Gordon P. Meares, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept of Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV Dr. Stephen Crocker
 October 3 NO SEMINAR – Richard Berlin Seminar Lecture
10 Chinfei Chen, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Boston Children’s Hospital, F.M. Kirby Neurobiology Center, Harvard, Boston, MA Dr. Eric Levine
17 Alberto E. Pereda, PhD, MD, Professor, Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience,  Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY Dr. Zhao-Wen Wang
24 Teresa (Terri) L. Wood, PhD, Professor and Rena Warshow Endowed Chair in Multiple Sclerosis, Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ Dr. Rashmi Bansal
31 Stormy J. Chamberlain, PhD, Assistant Professor, Genetics & Genome Sciences, UConn Health, Farmington, CT
 November 7 Elisa Barbarese, PhD, Professor, Department of Neuroscience, UConn Health, Farmington, CT
14 NO SEMINAR – Society for Neuroscience meeting
21 NO SEMINAR – Thanksgiving Holiday
28 Mark Anthony Fields, MPH, PhD, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Dr. Royce Mohan
 December 5 Srdjan D. Antic, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience, UConn Health, Farmington, CT
12 John H. Carson, PhD, Professor, Cell Analysis Modeling, UConn Health, Farmington, CT

2018 Spring Schedule

Date

Guest

Host

January 16
23
30
February 6 Drew Kiraly, MD, PhD, Chief Resident for Research, Department of Psychiatry, Instructor, Department of Neuroscience,Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY Dr. Richard (Dick) Mains
13
20
27
March 6
13 NO Seminar – Spring Recess
20
27
April 3
10
17 Stephen M. Strittmatter, MD, PhD, Vincent Coates Professor of Neurology and Professor of Neuroscience; Director, Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair; Director, Memory Disorders Clinic; Director, Yale Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. ***JOINT SEMINAR with Molecular Biology and Biophysics (MBB)*** Dr. Lawrence Klobutcher
24
May 1 Yu Zhang, PhD, Professor, Department of Organismic & Evolutionary Biology, Center for Brain Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA Dr. Zhao-Wen Wang
8