2023-2024 Seminar Series

Neuro Next Initiative Seminar Series – Mondays at 11:15 AM

SPRING 2024 SEMESTER SCHEDULE  

DATE SPEAKER TITLE                                                                       LOCATION
January 22, 2024 Jennifer Raymond    
Stanford University
"Metaplasticity and Meta-Learning in the Cerebellum" In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
January 29, 2024 Gordon Berman    
Emory University

“Themes and Variations in Animal Behavior”

Video Link

In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
February 05, 2024 Ukpong Eyo    
University of Virginia
"P2RY12 Roles in Microglial Functions, Identity Ad Communication with Brain Cells" In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
February 12, 2024 Jimena Anderson    
Emory University
"Cortico-Motor Assembloids: A Human 3D Multi-Cellular Platform to Study Spinal Cord Development and Disease” In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
February 19, 2024 Blake Richards
McGill University and Mila-Quebec Artificial Intelligence Institute
"Choose Your Tokens Wisely: How to Achieve Good Transfer Learning with Transformers on Neural Datasets" In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
February 26, 2024 Dayo Adewole    
University of Pennsylvania
“Living Electrodes: Developing Optogenetic Neuronal Networks for Circuit Modeling & Biological Neural Interfaces” In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
March 04, 2024  

No Seminar

 
March 11, 2024 Panel "Engaging the Experts: A Conversation on Lived Experience" In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
March 18, 2024   No Seminar  
March 25, 2024 Stefan Mihalas    
Allen Institute
“Computing with a Mess: How Complex, Heterogeneous and Noisy Components Contribute to the Brain’s Computational Power” In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128):
Virtual: Zoom Link
April 01, 2024 Michael Borich
Emory University
 
"Identifying Individual-Specific Neural Biomarkers of Sensorimotor Control and Learning in Aging and Post-Stroke" In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
April 08, 2024 Hey-Kyoung Lee    
Johns Hopkins University
"Mechanisms of Cross-Modal Plasticity in the Adult Brain" In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
April 15, 2024 Eric Racine    
Montreal Clinical Research Institute (IRCM) 
"Co-Imagining Neuroethics: Engaging Neuroscientists and Neurotech Developers in the Discussion" In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
April 22, 2024 Bence Ölveczky    
Harvard University
"Neural Circuits Underlying Learned Motor Sequence Execution" In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link

FALL 2023 SEMESTER SCHEDULE  

DATE SPEAKER TITLE                                                                       LOCATION
September 18, 2023 Audrey Sederberg
Georgia Tech    
“Building (on) a Null Model for Big-data Neuroscience” In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
September 25, 2023 Carla Shatz    
Stanford University

**CANCELED**

“Synapses Lost and Found: Developmental Critical Periods and Alzheimer’s Disease”

In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
October 2, 2023 Bradley Dickerson    
Princeton University

“Functionally Stratified Encoding in a Biological Gyroscope”

Video Link

In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
October 9, 2023   No Seminar  
October 16, 2023 Alan Emanuel   
Emory University 
“Mechanoreceptor Contributions to Cortical Tactile Feature Representations During Locomotion” In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
October 23, 2023   No Seminar   
October 30, 2023 Donald Katz    
Brandeis University

“The Nonlinear Population Dynamics Underlying Taste Perception and Action”

Video Link

In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
November 6, 2023 Randy Buckner  
Harvard University  
“Large-scale Network Organization in the Human Brain” In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
November 13, 2023   No Seminar   
November 20, 2023 Levi Wood  
Georgia Tech      
“Illuminating Brain Immune Signaling in Alzheimer’s Disease and Traumatic Brain Injury” In Person: Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Virtual: Zoom Link
November 27, 2023 Dayo Adewole    
University of Pennsylvania

**CANCELED**

“Living Electrodes: Developing Optogenetic Neuronal Networks for Circuit Modeling & Biological Neural Interfaces”

**Please note the different location**

In Person: CHOA Seminar Room (EBB 1005)
Virtual: Zoom Link
December 4, 2023   No Seminar   

 

Seminar Locations:

Suddath Seminar Room (IBB 1128)
Petit Biotech Building, 315 Ferst Drive NW

CHOA Seminar Room (EBB 1005)
Engineered Biosystems Building (EBB) Krone, 950 Atlantic Drive


For an archive of all GT Neuro Seminar recordings, please visit our YouTube channel.
If you have any questions, please contact Sarah Peterson.