UCLA JOINT SEMINARS IN NEUROSCIENCE

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FALL QUARTER 2016
Unless noted otherwise, the seminars will be held 12:00pm, in the Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium.

September 27, 2016


MICHAEL A. LONG, Ph.D. (Hosted by Dean Buonomano; dbuono@ucla.edu)
Departments of Otolareyngology and Neuroscience and Physiology
New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York

“How does the brain generate behavioral sequences?"

October 4, 2016

WENDY SUZUKI, Ph.D. (Hosted by James Bisley; jbisley@mednet.ucla.edu)
Center for Neural Science,
New York University, New York, New York

“Adventures in brain plasticity: from memory palaces to SoulCycle"

October 11, 2016

NAOSHIGE UCHIDA, Ph.D. (Hosted by Sotiris Masmanidis; smasmanidis@ucla.edu)
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Center for Brain Science
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

“Arithmetic and neural circuits underlying dopamine prediction errors"

October 18, 2016

LISA GIOCOMO, Ph.D. (Hosted by Nanthia Suthana and H. Tad Blair; nsuthana@mednet.ucla.edu; blair@psych.ucla.edu)
Department of Neurobiology,
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California

"Calculating the algorithms of spatial maps"

October 25, 2016

GARY ASTON-JONES, Ph.D.(Hosted by H. Tad Blair; blair@psych.ucla.edu)
Brain Health Institute,
Rutgers Univeristy, Piscataway, New Jersey

Title to be determined

November 1, 2016

The Arnold Scheibel Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow in Neuroscience Lecture
MELISSA MALVAEZ, Ph.D. 
(Hosted by Tom O'Dell; todell@mednet.ucla.edu)
Laboratory of Kate Wassum, Department of Psychology
University of California, Los Angeles

"Releasing the brakes on habit memory"

November 8, 2016

SILVIA ARBER, Ph.D. (Hosted by Ben Novitch; bnovitch@g.ucla.edu)
Biozentrum and Friedrich Miescher Institute,
University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

“Disentangling neuronal circuits for motor control”

November 29, 2016

The Brain Research Institute 28th Annual Neuroscience Poster Session Distinguished Lecture

YUH-NUNG JAN, Ph.D. (Hosted by Shuwa Xu; sxu@mednet.ucla.edu)
Departments of Physiology and Biochemistry
University of California, San Francisco

Title to be determined

Note: this lecture will be held at 4:00pm, in Ackerman Union Grand Ballroom

If you would like to meet with a speaker, please contact the host listed above.