Tulane Brain Institute Seminar Series



Wednesday January 17, 2018 - 4 pm Boggs Room 105, Tulane University Uptown Campus

ALS; little progress since I was a Tulane undergraduate

Jeffrey A. Cohen, MD, FACP  Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Med Center



Wednesday January 24, 2018 - 
4pm School of Medicine Room 5150, Tulane University Downtown Campus

Effects of osmotic stress on oxytocinergic signaling in the rodent hypothalamus

Charles J. Frazier, PhD  Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacodynamics, University of Florida College of Pharmacy


Wednesday January 31, 2018 -  4pm Boggs Room 105, Tulane University Uptown Campus

Computation and the Function of Consciousness

Gualtiero Piccinini, PhD  Professor, Department of Philosophy, Associate Director, Center for Neurodynamics, University of Missouri - St. Louis


Wednesday February 7, 14 and 21 - No Seminar - Happy Carnival Season!



Wednesday February 28, 2018 - 4 pmSchool of Medicine 5150, Tulane University Downtown Campus

Revealing a gut-brain microbiome connection in opioid dependence

Anne Taylor, PhD  Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of Alberta


Wednesday March 7, 2018
- 4 pm Boggs 105 Tulane University Uptown Campus

Driving While Stoned - Practical issues and problems from the brain to the roadside

Godfrey Pearlson, MD  Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine and Founding Director, Olin Neuropsychiatry Research, Institute of Living


Wednesday March 14, 2018 -
4 pm School of Medicine Room 5150, Tulane University Downtown Campus

Hypertension susceptibility and changes in hypothalamic plasticity in a mouse model of menopause

Teresa A. Milner, PhD  Professor of Neuroscience, Feil Family Brain and Mind Research Institute, Weill Cornell Medicine


Wednesday March 21, 2018 - 4 pm Boggs 105, Tulane University Uptown Campus

Early Adversity and Brain Development: A Cognitive Neuroscience Approach

Katie Thomas, PhD  Institute of Child Develop, University of Minnesota


Friday March 23, 2018 -
4 pm Jones 102, Tulane University Uptown

TBA

Jaideep Bains, PhD  Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary


Wednesday March 28, 2018 and April 4, 2018

No Seminar-  Spring Break



Wednesday April 11, 2018 -
4pm Boggs 105, Tulane University Uptown Campus

Organizational principles of the mesolimbic dopamine system

Larry Zweifel, PhD  Assistant Professor, University of Washington

Wednesday April 18, 2018 - 4 pm School of Medicine Room 5150, Tulane University Downtown Campus

TBA

Fred Nyberg, PhD Chair of Pharmacology, Uppsala University


Past Seminar Series

Fall 2016 Seminar Series Schedule (pdf)

Spring 2017 Seminar Series Schedule (pdf)

Fall 2017 Seminar Series Schedule (pdf)

Spring 2018 Seminar Series Schedule (pdf)


archived seminar series can be found here