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Seminars and Graduate Journal Club Series

Seminars: Rayford Auditorium Room 106-2, Biomedical Research Building II
Graduate Journal Club: 4th Floor Conf. Room, Biomedical Res. Building II Tuesdays, 12:00-1:00 PM unless otherwise noted
To schedule seminars please contact Dr. Abdallah Hayar amhayar@uams.edu, Tel. 686-6362
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For previous seminars 2006 – 2015, click here;

Fall 2016

Date

Series

Speaker

Topic- Click to download abstract / presentation

August 9 Dept. Thomas Groves (Candidacy Exam; Mentor: Dr. Antino Allen) JR-220: A Novel NMDA Antagonist with Traumatic Brain Injury Therapeutic Potential
September 6 Dept. Edgar Garcia-Rill, PhD, Professor and Director of the Center for Translational Neuroscience, Dept. of Neurobiology & Developmental Sciences Arousal and motor control
September 13 CTN Erica Beecher-Monas, JD, LLM, JSD Square Peg, Round Hole: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Neuroscience Evidence
October 11, 9:00am, 12th Floor Jack Stephens Spine Building Ashok Shetty, PhD, Director of Neurosciences, Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Texas A&M, Health Sciences Center, Temple, TX Efficacy of Human iPSC-derived Medial Ganglionic Eminence like Cells for Treating Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
October 18 CTN Monica L. Andersen, PhD, Professor Department of Psychobiology, Chief Sleep Division, Universidad Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil Sleep, stress, and the immune system
November 1,
11:00am-12:00 pm, Ford Audit., Rm 1207, Reynolds Inst. on Aging
Arkansas Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience George Perry, PhD, Dean of the College of Sciences, Professor of Biology and Semmes Foundation Distinguished University Chair in Neurobiology Role of Mitochondria in the Oxidative Stress of Alzheimer Disease
November 22 Dept. Ronald Salomon, MD, Professor, Psychiatric Research Institute, UAMS and Abdallah Hayar, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Neurobiol. & Dev. Sci. Depression: A Loss of Slow Oscillations in Serotonin Function?
December 6 Dept. Fen Xia, MD, PhD, MS, Chair, Dept. of Radiation Oncology, UAMS The Role of PKM2 in DNA Repair
December 13
December 20

Spring 2017

Date

Series

Speaker

Topic- Click to download abstract / presentation

January 3
January 10
January 17
January 24
January 31
February 7
February 14
February 21
February 28
March 7
March 14  CTN Inhyun Park, PhD, Associate Prof. of Genetics and Associate Prof. in the Child Study Center, Yale Stem Cell Center
March 21
March 28
April 4
April 11
April 18
April 25
May 2
May 9
May 16
May 23
May 30
June 6
June 13
June 20
June 27
July 4
July 11
July 18
July 25
August 1

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