Academic Year 2019-2020


The Arnold Scheibel Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow in Neuroscience Lecture

November 5th, 2019, 12:00pm, Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium

Sequential and Distributed Maintenance of Information in Working Memory  

Speaker: Arash Bellafard, Ph.D.
Host: Felix Schweizer; felixs@ucla.edu


The Brain Research Institute 31st Annual Neuroscience Poster Session Distinguished Lecture

November 12th, 2019, 1:00pm, Ackerman Union Grand Ballroom

Differential Resilience to Perturbation of Circuits With Similar Performance  

Speaker: Eve Marder, Ph.D. Department of Biology, Brandeis University
Host: Jack Feldman; feldman@g.ucla.edu


The Integrative Center for Learning and Memory Distinguished Lecture

February 4, 2020 12:00pm, Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium

“Hippocampal Place Cell Sequence and Memory Performance”

Speaker: Laura Colgin, Ph.D. Department of Neuroscience, The University of Texas at Austin
Host: Mayank Mehta and ICLM; mayank@physics.ucla.edu


Sawyer Distinguished Lecture

NOTE: This seminar has been postponed until November 10, 2020

April 7, 2020 12:00pm, Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium

“Title to be Determined”

Speaker: Larry Young, Ph.D. Department of Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine
Host: Paul Micevych and LNE; pmicevych@mednet.ucla.edu


The Integrative Center for Learning and Memory Distinguished Lecture

NOTE: This seminar has been cancelled until further notice.

April 28, 2020 12:00pm, Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium

“Title to be Determined”

Speaker: Eric Klann, Ph.D. Departments of Neuroscience, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, New York University
Host: Alcino Silva; silvaa@mednet.ucla.edu


The Brain Research Institute 28th Annual Samuel Eiduson Student Lecture

This seminar has been postponed until October 20, 2020

May 19, 2020 12:00pm, Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium

“Title to be Determined”


Host: Felix Schweizer; felixs@ucla.edu


Zoom Presentation: New Brain Research Institute Member Short Talks Part 1

June 2, 2020 12:00pm, SEMINAR REGISTRATION

AGATHA LENARTOWICZ, Ph.D.
Departments of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

PAVAK SHAH, Ph.D.
Departments of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology

JESSICA REXACH, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Neurology


Host: Felix Schweizer; felixs@ucla.edu


Zoom Presentation: New Brain Research Institute Member Short Talks Part 2

June 9, 2020 12:00pm, SEMINAR REGISTRATION

ZIVA COOPER, Ph.D.
Departments of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

XIA YANG, Ph.D.
Departments of Integrative Biology and Physiology


Host: Felix Schweizer; felixs@ucla.edu


The Brain Research Institute 31st Annual H.W. Magoun Lecture

June 16, 2020 12:00pm, Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium

“Essential Astrocyte Roles in Protectionand Repair after CNS Injury and Disease”

Speaker: Michael Sofroniew, M.D., Ph.D. Department of Neurobiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Host: Felix Schweizer; felixs@ucla.edu