Seminar Series

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.

2019 Spring Schedule

Date Guest Host
January 15 Michael N. Nitabach, Professor, Departments of Cellular & Molecular Physiology and Genetics, Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Dr. Zhao-Wen Wang
22 Lauren Sansing, MD, MS, FAHA, FANA, Associate Professor, Neurology: Stroke: Stroke Center, Center for Neuroepidemiology and Clinical Neurological Research, Human & Translational Immunology Program, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Dr. Rajkumar Verma
29 Fumiko Hoeft, MD, PhD, Professor of Psychological Sciences & Director of BIRC, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT Dr. Riqiang Yan
February 5 Zeeshan Ahmed, PhD, Assistant Professor, Genetics & Genome Sciences, UConn Health, Farmington, CT Dr. Royce Mohan
12 Bojun Chen, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience, UConn Health, Farmington, CT (Due to the inclement weather – postponed to April 9th) N/A
19 Marcel van der Heijden, Neurosciences Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Netherlands Dr. Leslie Bernstein
26 Ming-Hu Han, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology, Director, Center for Neuropharmacology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY Dr. Xin-Ming Ma
March 5 James Fink, Henderson Award seminar
12 Dritan Agalliu, PhD, Assistant Professor, Departments of Neurology, Pathology and Cell Biology, Pharmacology, Columbia University Irving Medical Center, New York, NY Dr. Stephen Crocker
19 NO Neuroscience Seminar – Spring Break (March 17-23)
26 Zhao-Wen Wang, PhD, Professor, Department of Neuroscience, UConn Health, Farmington, CT N/A
April 2 Richard E. Mains, PhD, Professor, Department of Neuroscience, UConn Health, Farmington, CT N/A
9 Bojun Chen, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience, UConn Health, Farmington, CT (Rescheduled from February 12) N/A
16 Eric Gaier, MD, PhD, Clinical Fellow, Neuro-ophthalmology at Massachusetts Eye and Ear, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, MA Dr. Richard E. Mains
23 Scott Baraban, PhD, Professor of Neurological Surgery,
Department of Neurological Surgery, Univ. of California, San Francisco
Dr. Eric S. Levine
30 Dr. Rashmi Bansal, Professor, Department of Neuroscience, UConn Health, Farmington, CT N/A
May 8 Neuroscience Retreat
Keynote speaker – Dr. Mark Bear, Ph.D.
Picower professor of Neuroscience, The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT, Cambridge, MA

 

 

2019 Fall Schedule

Date Guest Host
September 3
10
17
24
October 1
8
15
22
29
November 5 Piali Sengupta, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Biology, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA Dr. Zhao-Wen Wang
12 Li-Huei Tsai, Ph.D., Professor and Director, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA Dr. Eric S. Levine
19
26
December 3
10
17