Seminar/Meeting Schedule 2013-2014

Fall 2013

September 20, 2013 - 2:00 PM

Craig Berridge, PhD, University of Wisconsin at Madison
“Psychostimulants as Cognitive Enhancers: Catecholamines, the Prefrontal Cortex and ADHD"
Location: Lapham N101, 3209 N Maryland Ave. UW-Milwaukee

September 27, 2013 - 3:00 PM

Julian Thayer, PhD, Ohio State University
“Prefrontal Regulation of the Stress Response: Insights from a Neurovisceral Integration Perspective”
Location: Curtin 175, 3243 N Downer Ave Ave. UW-Milwaukee

October 11, 2013 - 2:00 PM

Marcia Grabowecky, PhD, Northwestern University
Multimodal processing of features and objects”
Location: Lapham N101, 3209 N Maryland Ave. UW-Milwaukee

October 18, 2013 - 2:00 PM

Xiaoxi Zhuang, PhD, University of Chicago
Dopamine, economic decision-making and energy balance”
Location: Lapham N101, 3209 N Maryland Ave. UW-Milwaukee

October 25, 2013 - 3:00 PM

Robert Sutherland, PhD, University of Lethbridge
“Hippocampus, episodes and remote memories”
Location: Curtin 175, 3243 N Downer Ave Ave. UW-Milwaukee

November 1, 2013 - 10:00 AM

Pre-SfN Minisymposium
Location: Garland 2nd Floor, 2441 East Hartford Ave. UW-Milwaukee

November 22, 2013 - 2:00 PM,

Malcolm MacIver,  PhD, Northwestern University
“Convergent evolution of mechanically optimal locomotion and its implications for information acquisition"
Location: Lapham N101, 3209 N Maryland Ave. UW-Milwaukee

December 6, 2013 - 2:00 PM

James G Heys, PhD, Northwestern University
"A cross-species comparison of intrinsic cellular mechanisms underlying spatial processing in medial entorhinal cortex"
Location: Lapham N101, 3209 N Maryland Ave. UW-Milwaukee

Spring 2014

January 31, 2014 - 2:00 PM

Erik Dent, PhD, University of Wisconsin at Madison
“Going on a bender before committing: Lifting a veil on how F-BAR proteins inhibit neurite formation”
Location: LUB S230 3202 North Maryland Ave UW-Milwaukee

February 7, 2014 - 2:00 PM

Cecilia J. Hillard, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin
“Endocannabinoid Signaling: A stress-responsive system”
Location: LUB S230 3202 North Maryland Ave. UW-Milwaukee

February 14, 2014 - 2:00 PM

Joel Voss, PhD, Northwestern University
“Strategic memory-guided exploration with and without awareness”
Location: LUB S230 3202 North Maryland Ave. UW-Milwaukee

February 21, 2014 - 2:00 PM

Anthony Lamantia, PhD,  George Washington University
“When Half is Not Enough: DiGeorge/22q11 Deletion Syndrome and Disorders of Cortical Circuit Development"

Location: LUB S230 3202 North Maryland Ave. UW-Milwaukee

March 7, 2014 - 2:00 PM

David Gamm, PhD, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Using human iPS cells to model outer retinal degenerative diseases”
Location: LUB S230 3202 North Maryland Ave. UW-Milwaukee

April 11, 2014 - 2:00 PM

Janice Juraska, PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
“Adolescence: A time of continued neural development"
Location: LUB S230 3202 North Maryland Ave. UW-Milwaukee

April 18, 2014 - 2:00 PM

Craig Atwood, PhD, University of Wisconsin at Madison
“The Reproductive-Cell Cycle Theory of Aging: Its Genesis from Research into Alzheimer's Disease”
Location: LUB S230 3202 North Maryland Ave. UW-Milwaukee