Graduate Program in Neuroscience

September 7, 2018

Autumn 2018 Seminar Series announcement

Another quarter of deep discussions around recent discoveries in the Neuroscience Field is upon us! The University of Washington’s Graduate Program in Neuroscience is proud to promote and host this Autumns Seminar Speakers. Every Monday from 3:30-4:30 we will be hosting Neuroscience speakers from UW and different Universities across the country. For more information, visit: http://depts.washington.edu/neurogrd/events/current-seminars/…


July 13, 2018

Seminar Series 2017-2018

Autumn Quarter 2017 October 2, 2017 Dr. Astrid Prinz Associate Professor of Biology Emory University Seminar Title: Plasticity, stability, and ensemble modeling of neuronal circuits   October 9, 2017   Dr. Stephen Smith Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics Principle Investigator, Center for Integrative Brain Research, Seattle Children’s Research Institute Research Affiliate, Center for Human Development and…


August 18, 2017

Seminar Series 2016-2017

Spring Quarter 2017 March 27, 2017 Dr. Ethan Buhr Assistant Professor, Deptartment of Ophthalmology University of Washington Seminar Title: Atypical opsins used in circadian timing of the inner retina More about Dr. Buhr April 3, 2017 Dr. Venkatesh Murthy Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology and Center for Brain Science, Harvard University Harvard University Seminar Title: Olfactory…


August 5, 2016

Seminar Series 2005-2006

October 10, 2005 Bruno Olshausen, Associate Professor, Center for Neuroscience University of California, Davis What is the other 85% of V1 doing? October 24, 2005 Jeffry Isaacson, Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience University of California-San Diego Olfactory synaptic circuits October 31, 2005 Faculty Seminar: Scott Murray, Assistant Professor Department of Psychology, University of Washington The…


Seminar Series 2006-2007

October 9, 2006 John Hildebrand, Regents Professor & Director, ARL Division of Neurobiology University of Arizona Explorations of a model olfactory system October 23, 2006 Faculty Seminar: Fred Rieke, Associate Professor Department of Physiology & Biophysics, University of Washington Gain contol in the retina – how to keep a good thing going and Bruce Tempel,…


Seminar Series 2007-2008

October 8, 2007 Roger Nicoll, MD, University of California, San Francisco How would Sir Henry Dale study the brain? October 15, 2007 Faculty Seminar: David Perkel, Professor Department of Biology & Otolaryngology-HNS, University of Washington A basal ganglia circuit essential for vocal learning and Horacio de la Iglesia, Associate Professor, Department of Biology, University of…


Seminar Series 2008-2009

October 13, 2008 Joanna Jen, MD/PhD, University of California, Los Angeles New insights into an inherited microvasculopathy of the eye and brain October 20, 2008 Faculty Seminar: Albert Folch, Assistant Professor Department of Bioengineering, University of Washington Neurobiology on a chip and Greg Horwitz, Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology & Biophysics, University of Washington Color…


Seminar Series 2009-2010

October 5, 2009 Daphne Atlas, Professor The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, Faculty of Science Hebrew University of Jerusalem Dr. Atlas’ visit is made possible by the UW Department of Pharmacology The voltage-gated calcium channel is a Ca2+ sensor that serves as the molecular on/off switch of secretion October 26, 2009 Xiaohu Gao, Assistant…


Seminar Series 2010-2011

October 11, 2010 Dmitry Rinberg, PhD Howard Huges Medical Institute Fellow; Janelia Farm Research Campus Temporal structure of olfactory coding: smell the time October 25, 2010 Anatol Kreitzer, Assistant Investigator, Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease Assistant Professor, Departments of Physiology and Neurology University of California-San Francisco November 1, 2010 Dana Miller, Assistant Professor Department of…


Seminar Series 2011-2012

October 10, 2011 James Surmeier, PhD Professor and Chairman, Department of Physiology, Feinberg School of Medicine Northwestern University Dopaminergic modulation of dendritic excitability and synaptic plasticity in the striatum October 24, 2011 Joshua Gold, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience University of Pennsylvania How the brain learns from experience to optimize simple decisions October 31,…


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