Roozbeh Kiani, who recently completed his PhD research with Michael Shadlen in the Neurobiology & Behavior Graduate Program, was awarded the Donald B. Lindsley Prize for an outstanding PhD thesis in the area of general behavioral neuroscience.
Those of us who assembled at the Tivoli Bar and Grill in San Diego had a wonderful time. If you missed the gathering, watch for the next N&B Social at the SFN meeting in Washington, DC, next year.
Continuing a tradition started last year, the Neurobiology and Behavior Program is hosting a party associated with the meeting of the Society for Neuroscience in San Diego. Join us at the oldest bar in San Diego’s Gaslamp district. The party will be held November 13, 5 pm- 8:30 pm, at the Tivoli Bar and Grill, 505 6th Avenue, San Diego.
All past and present program members are welcome. Individuals who are considering applying to our program are also invited to attend. More info about the Tivoli.
Do you wonder where your friends are hiding? This is where they can be found for a significant portion of the week. The Program’s first year students have chosen their first research rotation labs, as follows:
Sweta Agrawal/ Tom Daniel
Matthew Brodsky/ Charles Chavkin
Florence D’Orazi/ Jon Cooper
Philia Gau/ David Raible
Sung-Eun Huh/ Richard Palmiter
Alison Mehravari/ Lee Osterhout
Dina Popovkina/ David Perkel
Melissa Ralston/ Sheri Mizumori
Stephanie Seeman/ Steve Perlmutter
The Neurobiology & Behavior Retreat is this Friday, Sept. 17, from 9:30am-6:00pm at MOHAI (Museum of History & Industry)
2700 24th Ave E, Seattle, Washington – (206) 324-1126.
N&B Program students and faculty are invited to attend. Here is a link to the
Please welcome these 12 students who are entering the N&B program this year.
Heather Barnett (MSTP)
Yusha “Katie” Liu (MSTP)
Alipi Naydenov (MSTP)
Every year, the UW School of Medicine holds a celebration for first-year graduate students. Faculty, staff, and second-year graduate students are also invited. We hope you’ll attend!
Thursday, October 28, 20104:30–6:30 p.m.
Lobby (A-300), Magnuson Health Sciences Center, University of Washington
Please see the attached PDF for more information. PhD reception
The Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine will once again be offering the stem cell course, CONJ 530 – Directing Stem Cells Toward Regenerative Medicine – during the Autumn ’10 quarter. This course is listed in the time schedule and is slated to start on November 1st. The class will be held at the South Lake Union campus. If you are interested in auditing all/part of the course — you are welcome to do so, the class will be in Administration building, UW South Lake Union, room C123B. See the class schedule.
Directing Stem Cells Toward Regenerative Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine – Autumn ’10 – 1.5 credits
The 2010 Pacific Northwest Chapter Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience will be held at the University of Victoria (Canada) on October 23, 2010. Although there is NO registration fee to attend or present at the meeting, you must still register.
Information about registration, lodging and travel.
TI assignments are as follows:
Autumn Quarter 2010
NBio 401 – Braulio Peguero
Winter Quarter 2011
NBio 301 – Agata Budzillo, Amber Slowik, Sarah Wardlaw
NBio 402 – Kai Miller
Spring Quarter 2011
NBio 302 – Candice Davidoff, Sharri Zamore, Nick Hollon
NBio 404 – Andrew Prendergast
Autumn 2010, Winter 2011 & Spring 2011
NBio 450 – to be announced soon