Department of Neurobiology
 

Departmental Seminar Series
2011-2012

Tuesdays, 12:00 noon, Room 6014 BST3
(unless otherwise noted)

Date Speaker Research Interests Talk Title
10/04/11
1495 BSTWR
John Adelman
OHSU
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potassium channels, proteomics, Ca2+-activated, synaptic plasticity SK channels: A story of synaptic serendipity
10/25/11 Camillo Padoa-Schioppa
Washington University in St. Louis
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Neuronal mechanisms of economic choice and decision making tba
11/01/11
1495 BSTWR
Victor Faundez
Emory University
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Cellular and molecular mechanisms of endosomal membrane trafficking in neuronal systems tba
11/08/11 Robert Ferrante
University of Pittsburgh
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Neuropathology and mechanisms of neurodegeneration in adult-onset neurological diseases tba
01/10/12 John A. Buford
Ohio State University Medical Center
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neural control of movement Combined corticospinal and reticulospinal control of reaching
02/07/11 Nirupa Chaudhari
University of Miami
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uses a combination of gene expression profiling, molecular and functional analyses to examine taste function from initial molecular recognition to transduction to synaptic transmission to sensory coding tba
03/13/12 Molly Huntsman
GW Medical Center
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functional roles for specialized inhibitory circuits in synaptic plasticity, sensory processing and the plasticity of disease tba
03/27/12 William Spain
University of Washington
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mechanisms by which central neurons code information under normal conditions and how those processes are altered in neurological disease Coding with precisely times spikes: problems and solutions
04/03/12 Matthew Howard III
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
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neural mechanisms in the human brain that underlie sensory, perceptual and cognitive processes related to hearing, speech, language and emotional behavior Neurosurgical Studies of Normal Human Brain Physiology
05/22/11 Anatol Kreitzer
UCSF
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Synaptic plasticity and circuit function in the basal ganglia tba

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