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, Tel. 686-6362
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For previous seminars 2006 – 2015, click here;

Spring 2016




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January 19 Dept. Nancy Gray, PhD, director of UAMS BioVentures UAMS Discoveries: From Lab Bench to Market
January 26
February 2
February 9 CTN Istvan Katona, PhD, Professor at the Institute of Experimental Medicine, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary. Cell-type-specific superresolution imaging of synaptic cannabinoid signaling
February 16
February 23 Dept. John Cirrito, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine Antidepressants make plaques unhappy: Synaptic regulation of amyloid-beta in Alzheimer’s mice and man
March 1 Dept. Rachel Hendrix (Mentor: Dr. Steven Barger)
March 8 Dept. Ronald L. Klein, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Neuroscience, LSU Shreveport, New Orleans.
March 15 Dept. Abdallah Hayar, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Neurobiology & Developmental Sciences The Brain, Space-time and the Universe
March 22
March 29
April 5 Dept. Brennon Luster (Thesis Defense; Mentor: Dr. Edgar Garcia-Rill) Intracellular Mechanisms Modulating Gamma Band Activity in the Peduncuolopontine Nucleus (PPN)
April 12 Dept. Stasia Donofrio (Thesis Defense; Mentor: Dr. Edgar Garcia-Rill)
April 19 Dept. J.C. Douglas (Candidacy Exam; Mentor: Dr. Cindy Kane)
April 26 Dept. Gwen Childs, PhD, FAAA, Professor and Chair, Dept. of Neurobiology and Developmental Sciences
May 3
May 5 Thursday Joint with Physiology Dept. Vittorio Gallo, PhD, Prof. of Pediatrics, Pharmacology and Physiology, George Washington Univ. School of Medicine
May 10
May 17 Dept. Paul Shaw PhD, Associate Prof., Dept. of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Washington Univ. School of Medicine in St Louis.
May 24
May 31
June 7
June 14 Dept. Thomas Groves (Candidacy Exam; Mentor: Antino Allen)
June 21
June 28

For previous seminars 2006 – 2015, click here

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