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Upcoming Seminars

Neuroscience Colloquium Spring Series 2014
Program in Neuroscience
College of Arts and Sciences,
Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana


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April 23, 2014
R. Grace Zhai, Ph.D.
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Department of Molecular & Cellular Pharmacology
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL 33136
http://directory.pewscholars.org/scholars/2009-117/.
Title:  Pending
Abstract:  Pending
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Spring, 2014  (Date to be announced)
Susan G. Amara, Ph.D.
Department of Neurobiology
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-2536
http://www.neurobio.pitt.edu/faculty/amara.htm
Seminar will be held in MSBII, Room 102 at 4:00 p.m.
Title:  Pending
Abstract:  Pending

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PAST COLLOQUIA
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November 30, 2013
Melanie Kelly, Ph.D.
Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology
Dalhousie University
http://pharmacology.medicine.dal.ca/about/people/faculty_detail.cfm?ID_People=18
Title: "The Ocular Endocannabinoid System: Therapeutic Prospects For Cannabinoid Drugs"

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October 30, 2013
Tatiana Foroud, Ph.D.

P. Michael Conneally Professor
Chancellor's Professor
Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics
Indiana University, School of Medicine, IUPUI
Indianapolis, Indiana
http://genetics.medicine.iu.edu/faculty/tatiana-foroud-ph-d/
Seminar will be held in MSBII, Room 102 at 4:00 p.m.
Title: Genetics of Neurodegenerative Disorders

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Monday, October 7, 2013
Jochen Triesch, Ph.D.
Johanna Quandt Research Professor
Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies
J. D. Goethe University
Frankfurt, Germany
http://fias.uni-frankfurt.de/~triesch/
Seminar held in Psychology, Room 101 at 4:00 p.m.
Title:  "Self-organization and unsupervised learning in recurrent neural networks"

Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Science Program.

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October 2, 2013
Philip L. Johnson, Ph.D.

Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology
Indiana University, School of Medicine, IUPUI
Indianapolis, Indiana
http://anatomy.iupui.edu/people/faculty/primary-faculty/johnson-philip-l-phd/
Seminar held in MSBII, Room 102 at 4:00 p.m.

Title: Hypothalamic Orexin System’s Role in Narcolepsy, and Emerging Role in Anxiety and Hot Flashes

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September 25, 2013
Bruce L. McNaughton, Ph.D.
The University of Lethbridge
Indiana Memorial Union, Whittenberger Auditorium during the 2013 Gill Symposium.
Title:  Doughnuts in the Brain: A Toroidal Attractor Theory of the Cognitive Map
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September 25, 2013
Loren M. Frank, Ph.D.
University of California, San Francisco
Indiana Memorial Union, Whittenberger Auditorium during the 2013 Gill Symposium.
Title: Neural Substrates of Memory and Decision-Making.
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September 25, 2013
Ivan Soltesz, Ph.D.
University of California, Irvine
Indiana Memorial Union, Whittenberger Auditorium during the 2013 Gill Symposium.
Title: Organization and Control of Hippocampal Chronocircuits
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