2010-2011 seminars



Date
Time
Department/Sponsor
Speaker
Host and contact info
Location
Title
June '11






Wed 01 June 2011
11:00am

Jonathan Horton

South Campus Center, 316
Form Versus Color: Orientation Tuning Cells in Cytochrome Oxidase Patches of Macaque Striate Cortex
Thurs 9 June, 2011
10:30am
Physiology and Biophysics
Michael Gutnick
Fairhall/Perkel, perkel@uw.edu
HSB G328
Sodium channels and Cortical Neuronal Excitability
Thurs 9 June 2011
1:30pm
Applied Mathematics
Joshua Goldwyn

GUG 218
Doctoral Exam - Mathematical modeling of cochlear implants -- from single neurons to psychoacoustics
Mon 13 June, 2011
3:30pm
Biological Structure
Ed Boyden

Genome 060 (Foege)
Optogenetics: Controlling Brain Circuits with Light
Tues 14 June,
2011
12:00pm
Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Consortium
Jeffrey L. Noebels
garmin.chan@seattlechildrens.org
CD 150
Coding and Decoding Pathogenic Ion Channels in the Epilepsy Clinic
Tuesday, 14 June 2011
2:30pm
Pharmacology
Peter K. Jackson

S-060, Foege
Primary Cilia: Mapping Protein Networks to Link Cillopathies to Diseases of the Retina, Kidney, and Brain
Friday 17 June, 2011
12:00pm
HMC Neuroscience Seminar
Amy Furay

Harborview Research & Training Bldg. Auditorium
Depression in Parkinson Disease: a Link between alpha-Synuclein and SERT?
Monday, June 20, 2011
2:30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior
Daniel Eskenazi
Dissertation defense
CD-150
From actions to habits in rats: striatal circuitry and seratonin 5-HT6 receptors
Tuesday 21 June, 2011
2:30pm
Pharmacology
1st yr Pharmacology Students
Pharmacology Spring 2011 Rotation Talks
T-639 HSB

Friday, June 24, 2011
11:30am
Neurobiology & Behavior
Sean Georgi
Dissertation defense
T-747 HSB
Dicer is required for progression of progenitor competence during mouse retinal development
Fri, 06/24/2011
2:30pm-5pm
Neurobiology & Behavior
1st yr N&B Students
N&B Spring 2011 Rotation Talks
T-747 HSB
N&B Rotation Talk page
Wednesday, 29 June 2011
3:00pm-4:00pm
Pharmacology
Erica Melief
Dissertation Defense
T-639 HSB
C-Jun N-Terminal Kinase Activation Disrupts Opioid Receptor Signaling
Thurs, 30 June 2011
10:30am
Physiology and Biophysics
Joshua Dudman
Fred Rieke, rieke@u.washington.edu
HSB G328
TBA
July '11






Weds,7/27/11
12:00pm
Center for Integrative Brain Research
Baldomero Olivera
Nino Ramirez, nino1@uw.edu
SCRI, 11th floor
Conotoxins: Addressing the molecular complexity of ion channels and receptors in the nervous system
Friday, 29 July 2011
11:00am
Department of Biochemistry
Claude Desplan
Hannele Ruohola-Baker
K-069
Processing of color information in Drosophila

August '11






Wed, 8/17/11
1:00pm
Neurobiology & Behavior
Jerylin Gan
Dissertation Defense
T-733 HSB
TBA
September '11






Thurs 9/8/2011
4:15PM
Neurology Grand Rounds
Michael Shadlen

T-733 HSB
Consciousness as a decision to engage
Thurs 9/8/2011
5:15PM
Neurology Grand Rounds
Chris Ransom

T-733 HSB
Basic neurophysiology
Fri 9/9,
Mon, 9/12 &
Tue, 9/13
All day
Neurobiology & Behavior
JumpStart -
1st yr N&B students
David Perkel , perkel@uw.edu & Jane Sullivan, jmsull@uw.edu
TBA

Fri 9/16/2011-
Sun 9/18/2011

Optical Society of America
OSA Meeting
Steve Buck sbuck@uw.edu
Ione Fine ionefine@uw.edu
Jay Neitz jneitz@uw.edu

http://www.osavisionmeeting.org/2011/conf/
Wed, 9/21
12:30pm
Pharmacology/N&B
Xinyu Zhao
Zhengui Xia zxia@uw.edu
K-069 HSB
Unraveling the Mechanisms Governing Neural Stem Cell Fate and Neurogenesis.
Thu 9/22/2011
All day
N&B Annual Retreat
See schedule
Contact neubehav@uw.edu for questions
Waterfront Activity Center
http://depts.washington.edu/behneuro/news/annualretreat.shtml
Fri
9/23/2011
12:00
Computational Neuroscience Colloquium
Tom Erez
danielt@uw.edu
Rm G417
HSB
Applying trajectory optimization to biomechanical simulations
Wed
9/28/2011
3:30
Psychology
Stan Floresco
Sheri Mizumori
PAB
A114
Dopaminergic circuitry underlying risk-based decision making
Thurs
9/29/2011
10am
Psychology
Stan Floresco
Sheri Mizumori
Guthrie Annex 1
Work it like you own it: neural mechanisms underlying effort-related decision making
Fri 9/30/2011
All day
Computational Neuroscience Connection
Wyeth Bair, Christof Koch
Fairhall/Shea-Brown, etsb@uw.edu, fairhall@uw.edu

Schedule and required registration:
http://depts.washington.edu/compnsci
Fri
9/30/2011
12:00pm
Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Consortium
Colin Studholme
GarMin Chan garmin.chan@seattlechildrens.org
SCRI, Conf Room 506
Human Fetal Brain Mapping
October '11






Tues-Wed 4-5 Oct 2011

Allen Institute for Brain Science

info@alleninstitute.org

Allen Institute for Brain Science Annual Symposium: Open Questions in Neuroscience
Wed
Oct 5 2011
3:30
Psychology
Michael Davis
Lori Zoellner, Sheri Mizumori
PAB A114
Lack of safety signal learning in PTSD and the role of NMDA receptors in fear extinction and psychotherapy
Thurs
Oct 6 2011
10am
Psychology
Michael Davis
Lori Zoellner, Sheri Mizumori
Guthrie Annex 1
Role of the amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis in phasic and sustained fear: Toward an operational definition of fear and anxiety
Fri 10/06/2011
12:00pm
Computational Neuroscience Colloquium
Bing Brunton
fairhall@uw.edu
HSB G417
Near-optimal integration of evidence in the rat.
Fri
10/7/2011
12:00pm
Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Consortium
Leo Pallanck
GarMin Chan garmin.chan@seattlechildrens.org
SCRI, Conf Room 506
The Role of Mitochondrial Quality Control in Parkinson's Disease
Mon
10/10/2011
3.30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
James Surmeier
Nick Hollon, Student Host
Nigel Bamford, Faculty Host
T-733 HSB
N&B Seminars
Tue
10/11/2011
2:30pm
Pharmacology/MolMed
Antonello Bonci
cchavkin@uw.edu
D-209 HSB
Optogenetic Modulation of the Limbic System: Implications for Substance Abuse
Fri
10/14/2011
12:00pm
Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Consortium
James Olson
GarMin Chan garmin.chan@seattlechildrens.org
SCRI, Room 506
Neurodevelopmental pediatric brain tumors: unique vulnerabilities and strategies for next generation therapeutics
Tues,
10/18/2011
2:30pm
Pharmacology/MolMed
Kathryn Cunningham
cchavkin@uw.edu
D-209 HSB
Serotonin 5-HT2A Receptor: 5-HT2C Receptor Imbalance in Impulsivity and Addiction
Wed
10/19/2011
3:30pm
Psychology
Mitchell Roitman
Todd E. Thiele Glen E. Schafe
jeansokk@uw.edu
Physics-Astronomy A-114
Tasteful memories: A tribute to Ilene Bernstein
http://www.psych.uw.edu/psych.php#EventID=503&p=454
Mon
10/24/2011
3.30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
Josh Gold
Dina Popovkina, Student Host
Mike Shadlen, Faculty Host
T-733 HSB
N&B Seminars
Tues
10/25/2011
2:30pm
Pharmacology/MolMed
Huda Akil
cchavkin@uw.edu
D-209 HSB
Antecedents and Consequences of Drug Abuse: Genetic Vulnerability, Developmental Modifiers and New Molecular Targets
Weds
10/26/2011
7pm
Walker Ames Lecturer
Huda Akil
Catterall (register @uwalum.com)
Kane 110
The depressed brain: Here lies the winter of our discontent
Fri, 10/28/2011
2pm
Neurobiology & Behavior
Sung Han
Dissertation Defense
K-069 HSB
The molecular and genetic basis of co-morbidities in Dravet Syndrome
Mon 10/31/2011
3:30pm
Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar
Gwenn Garden

T-733 HSB
N&B Seminars
November '11






Tues
11/1/2011
2:30pm
Pharmacology/MolMed
Paul Kenny
cchavkin@uw.edu
D-209 HSB
Disentangling the Complexity of Striatal Signaling to Tackle Drug Addiction
11/03/2011
10:30am
Physiology and Biophysics/ Biological Structure
Bill Geisler
pasupat@uw.edu & fairhall@uw.edu
HSB G328
TBA
11/04/2011

Computational Neuroscience Colloquium
Bill Geisler
pasupat@uw.edu, fairhall @uw.edu


Tue
11/8/2011
2:3pm
Pharmacology/MolMed
Marc Caron
cchavkin@uw.edu
D-209 HSB
Title - TBA
Mon
11/14/2011

Pharmacology
Mathew McGue
cchavkin@uw.edu

Genetics of Human Addiction
Fri, 11/18/2011
12noon
Neurobiology & Behavior
Abigail Gambrill
Dissertation Defense
G-328 HSB
The role of the NMDA receptor subunit NR2 in synaptogensis and synaptic stabilization
Mon
11/21/2011
3.30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
Daniel Salzman
Charles Hass, Student Host
Anitha Pasupathy, Faculty Host
T-733 HSB
N&B Seminars
Tue
11/22/2011

Pharmacology
Elizabeth Shirtcliffe
cchavkin@uw.edu

Stress Responsivity in Humans
Mon 11/28/2011
3:30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
Michael Dickinson

T-733 HSB
N&B Seminars
Tue
11/29/2011

Pharmacology
Karl Hill
cchavkin@uw.edu

Environment and Gene x Environment Interactions in Human Addictions
December '11






Thurs
12/1/2011
10.30am
Physiology and Biophysics
Seminar
Christine Portfors
fairhall@uw.edu
G-310 HSB
Efficient encoding of behaviorally relevant vocalizations in the auditory midbrain of mice
Fri, 12/2/2011
1:00pm
Neurobiology and Behavior
Berit Jacobson
Dissertation Defense
C130 SLU
Title - TBA
Fri
12/2/2011

Computational Neuroscience Colloquium
TBA
flyman@u.washington.edu


Mon
12/5/2011
3:30pm
Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar
Chet Moritz
ctmoritz@uw.edu
T-733 HSB
N&B Seminars
January '12






Fri, 1/6/2012
2:30pm-5:30pm
Neurobiology & Behavior
1st Yr N&B Students
N&B Autumn 2011 Rotation Talks
TBA
N&B Rotation Talk page
Mon 1/9/2012
3:30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
Catherine Peichel

TBA
N&B Seminars
Fri
1/13/2012

Computational Neuroscience Colloquium
TBA



Mon 1/23/2012
3:30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
Larry Zweifel

TBA
N&B Seminars
Jan 24-25
Jan 25-26

Neurobiology & Behavior
TBA
Interview Dates - 2012


Wed, Jan 25
RBA
Neurobiology & Behavior
TBA
2012 Posters 'n' Pints
CUH NHS Hall

February '12






Mon
2/6/2012
3.30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
Ted Dawson


N&B Seminars
Fri
2/10/2012

Computational Neuroscience Colloquium
TBA



Mon
2/27/2012
3.30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
Eric Nestler
Jonathan Ehrich, Student Host
John Neumaier, Faculty Host

N&B Seminars
March '12






TBA

Computational Neuroscience Colloquium
Phil Holmes
etsb@u.washington.edu


Mon
3/5/12
3:30pm
Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar
Mark Opp
mopp@uw.edu
TBA
N&B Seminars
Mon 3/26/2012
3:30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
Jay Parrish

TBA
N&B Seminars
Fri, 03/30/2012
2:30pm-5:30pm
Neurobiology & Behavior
1st Yr N&B Students
N&B Winter 2012 Rotation Talks
TBA
N&B Rotation Talk page
April '12






Mon4/2/2012
3.30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
Cecilia Moens

TBA
N&B Seminars
Fri 4/6/2012

Computational Neuroscience Colloqium
Emilio Salinas
Rajesh Rao
TBA

Mon 4/16/2012
3:30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
Cori Bargmann
Sweta Agrawal, Student Host
Dana Miller, Faculty Host6
TBA
N&B Seminars
Wed
4/18/2012
3:30pm
Psychology, Loucks Lectureship in the Neurophysiology of Learning and Memory
Andrew Barto
jeansokk@u.washington.edu
TBA
TBA
Fri
4/26/2012

Boeing Lecture & Computational Neuroscience Colloquium
Larry Abbott
Nathan Kutz, kutz@amath.washington.edu
TBA

Mon 4/30/2012
All day
Center for Integrative Neuroscience Symposium
Gerd Kempermann
Gary Westbrook
Zhengui Xia
Ed Rubel
Jay Neitz
Eliot Brenowitz, eliotb@uw.edu
Waterfront Activities Ctr
Symposium on Functional aspects of adult neurogenesis
May '12






Thr
5/3/2012
10:30 am
PBIO seminar
Ulli Bayer
Andres Barria
barria@uw.edu
G-328
TBA
Mon
5/7/2012
3.30pm
Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar
Michael Brainard
William Wood, Student Host
David Perkel, Faculty Host

N&B Seminars
Mon 5/14/2012
3:30pm
Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar
Paul Phillips

TBA
N&B Seminars
Mon 5/21/2012
3:30pm
Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar
Sheri Mizumori

TBA
N&B Seminars
Fri
5/25/2012

Computational Neuroscience Colloquium
TBA



June '12






Fri, 6/1/2012
1:00pm-6:00pm
Neurobiology and Behavior
TBA
Student Symposium & Spring Party
South Campus Center
TBA
Fri, 6/22/2012
2:30pm-5:00pm
Neurobiology and Behavior
1st yr N&B Students
N&B Spring 2012 Rotation Talks
TBA
N&B Rotation Talk page