Academic Year 2020-2021

October 20, 2020

Zoom Seminar Registration

The Brain Research Institute 28th Annual Samuel Eiduson Student Lecture

LYLE KINGSBURY (Hosted by Felix Schweizer; felixs@ucla.edu)
Departments of Biological Chemistry and Neurobiology, University of California Los Angeles

The Social Brain in Action: Neural Dynamics Within and Across Interacting Animals

 

November 3, 2020

Zoom Seminar Registration

The Arnold Scheibel Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow in Neuroscience Lecture(Hosted by Felix Schweizer; felixs@ucla.edu)

ASTRA BRYANT, Ph.D.
Departments of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics

Neural Mechanisms Underlying Temperature-Driven Host Seeking by a Skin-Penetrating Human-Parasitic Nematode

  JIANNIS TAXISDIS, Ph.D.
Departments of Neurology and Psychiatrys

Remembering What Happened When: Emergence and Stability of Context-Specific Hippocampal Sequences Encoding Odors and Time

 

November 10, 2020

2020 Charles H. (Tom) Sawyer Distinguished Lecture

LARRY YOUNG, Ph.D. (Hosted by Paul Micevych and LNE; pmicevych@mednet.ucla.edu )
Department of Psychiatry, Emory University

“The Neurobiology of Social Bonding, Empathy and Social Loss: Implications for Autism”

 

November 17, 2020

The Brain Research Institute 32nd Annual Neuroscience Poster Session Distinguished Lecture

ELIZABETH PHELPS, Ph.D. (Hosted by Jennifer Silvers; silvers@ucla.edu)
Departments of Neuroscience and Psychology, Harvard University

“Title to be Determined”

 

March 2, 2021

The Integrative Center for Learning and Memory Distinguished Lecture

ERIC KLANN, Ph.D. (Hosted by Alcino Silva; silvaa@mednet.ucla.edu)
Departments of Neuroscience, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, New York University

“Title to be Determined”

 

March 9, 2020

The Brain Research Institute 32nd Annual H.W. Magoun Lecture

Speaker to be Announced (Hosted by TBD)

“Title to be Determined”

 

April 6, 2021

2021 Sawyer Distinguished Lecturer

Speaker to be Announced (Hosted by TBD)

“Title to be Determined”

 

May 4, 2021

The Annual Brain Research Institute and Molecular Biology Institute Joint Lecture

LIQUN LUO, Ph.D. (Hosted by Weizhe Hong and Akin Orkun; whong@ucla.edu)
Department of Biology, Stanford University

“Molecular Mechanisms of Neural Circuit Assembly”

 

May 18, 2021

The Brain Research Institute 29th Annual Samuel Eiduson Student Lecture

Speaker to be Announced (Hosted by TBD)

“Title to be Determined”

 

June 1, 2021

New Brain Research Institute Member Short Talks

Speaker to be Announced (Hosted by TBD)

“Title to be Determined”