“Lissencephaly: expanded imaging and molecular pathway-based classification”

NataliyaDiDonatoNataliya DiDonato, MD from CIBR’s Dobyns Lab will be giving a talk Friday based on her research on lissencephaly. Attend this seminar to learn how scientists are slowly uncovering the underlying mechanisms of this disorder.

Friday, May 22, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 PM
The Maldives Conference Room 606
1900 Ninth Avenue, 6th Floor

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“Relapse to cocaine seeking: Behavioral and neurochemical mechanisms”

A riveting talk will be given by the Acting Assistant Professor for UW’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. Sunila Nair, PhD studies addiction. Her talk is titled, “Relapse to cocaine seeking: behavioral and neurochemical mechanisms.” She is being hosted by Dr. Susan Ferguson from CIBR, our very own addiction expert.

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Friday, May 15, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 PM
The Maldives Conference Room 606
1900 Ninth Avenue, 6th Floor

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“CaMKII in NMDAR-mediated neuronal plasticity and cell death”

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K. Ulrich (Ulli) Bayer, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor for the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine. He will be hosted at our center by Dr. John Welsh. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Bayer and hearing what promises to be an exhilarating talk.

                                                                               Friday, May 8, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 PM
The Maldives Conference Room 606
1900 Ninth Avenue, 6th Floor

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“The Role of Central Fibroblast Growth Factory Signaling in the Regulation of Glucose Homeostasis”

Remember that talk a few weeks ago on glucose homeostasis and the brain? Well soon we will be challenged to apply that knowledge in a new way during a seminar by Jarrad M. Scarlett, MD, PhD. He is a fellow working with both Seattle Children’s Hospital as well as the University of Washington working specifically in Pediatric JarradScarletGastroenterology & Hepatology.

Thursday, April 23, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 PM
The Maldives Conference Room 606
1900 Ninth Avenue, 6th Floor

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“Modeling PIK3CA mutations in mice: brain disorders, epilepsy and more”…

The Center for Integrative Brain Research’s Millen Lab produces a lot of incredible research on April 10th we will hear from Parthiv Haldipur, PhD and now we will hear another perspective from Achira Roy, PhD. An eloquent speaker and incredible teacher, AchiraSmallerAchira will be sure to win your heart with her upcoming talk.

Friday, April 17, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 PM
The Maldives Conference Room 606
1900 Ninth Avenue, 6th Floor

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“Disruptions in mesenchymal signaling affect normal cerebellar development”

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Parthiv Haldipur, Ph.D. from the Millen Lab is a postdoctoral fellow that you might spot from time to time in the depths of the labs at the Center for Integrative Brain Research. Dr. Haldipur is hard at work each day as he studies mesenchymal signaling and cerebellar development.

Friday, April 10, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 PM
The Maldives Conference Room 606
1900 Ninth Avenue, 6th Floor

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“Role of the Brain in Glucose Homeostasis and Diabetes”

MichaelSchwartzThis Friday we will be visited by the Director of UW Medicine Diabetes and Obesity Center of Excellence, Michael W. Schwartz, M.D. You may not think that diabetes is related to brain research but during his talk Michael Schwartz will enlighten us all on how much the brain is really involved.

Friday, April 3, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 PM
The Maldives Conference Room 606
1900 Ninth Avenue, 6th Floor

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“Neocortical post-traumatic epilepsy in the rat: a tool to identify new treatments”

CIBR is very lucky (Thanks to Saint Patrick’s Day!) this week to be hosting two great talks in one week. Raimondo D’ Ambrosio, Ph.D. is an associate professor from the Department of Neurological Surgery as well as an Adjunct Professor for the Department of Neurology at theD'Ambrosio University of Washington. Join us for his talk this Thursday.

Thursday, March 19, 2015
3:00 – 4:00 PM
The Maldives Conference Room 606
1900 Ninth Avenue, 6th Floor

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“Macaques are naturally infected with a neurotropic viral homologue of HHV7″

From the UW School of Medicine and SCRI Center for Childhood Infections & Prematurity, comes Serge Barcy, PhD to talk about his research with macaques. Please join us to learn and discuss this infectious topic!

Serge Barcy
12:00 – 1:00 PM
Friday, March 20, 2015
The Maldives Conference Room 606
1900 Ninth Avenue, 6th Floor

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“Mechanisms of inactivity-induced respiratory motor plasticity”

One of CIBRs very own members, Nathan Baertsch, PhD will be speaking Friday March 13th 2015 regarding his research on inactivity-induced respiratory motor plasticity. Come learn more about the interesting work of our friend and coworker.

Nathan

 

12:00 – 1:00 PM Friday, March 13, 2015 The Maldives Conference Room 606 1900 Ninth Avenue, 6th Floor

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