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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 – 2013, click here;

Spring 2015

January 27

  Date

Series

Speaker

Topic- Click to download abstract / presentation

March 3 CTN Carlos Schenk, MD, Psychiatry
Clinics, Hennepin County Medical Center
Insights from the release of instinctual behaviors during human sleep: aggression, locomotion, eating, and sex
March 10
March 17 Dept. Melanie MacNicol, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurobiology and Develop. Sciences
March 24
March 31
April 7 Dept. Helen Hayes (Mentor: Dr. Mark Mennemeier)
April 14 Dept.
April 21 Dept. Brennon Luster (Mentor: Dr. Edgar Garcia-Rill)
April 28 Dept. Stasia Donofrio (Mentor: Dr. Edgar Garcia-Rill)
May 5 Dept. J.C. Douglas (Mentor: Dr. Cindy Kanne)
May 12 Dept. Thomas Groves (mentor: TBA)
May 19 Rayford auditorium not available
May 26 Dept. Syed Ali, PhD, NCTR
June 2
June 9
June 16
June 23
June 30
July 7
July 14
July 21
July 28

Fall 2014

  Date

Series

Speaker

Topic- Click to download abstract / presentation

August 5 COPH/G232 Dept. Gwendolyn Carter  (Mentor: Dr. Mark Mennemeier) Effect of rTMS on Resting State Brain Activity in Tinnitus
August 26 Dept. Fang Zheng, PhD, Dept. of Pharmacology and Toxicology, UAMS Exploring the Roles of Canonical Transient Receptor Potential Channels in Acute and Recurrent Seizures
September 23 Dept. Sandra Mooney, PhD, Dept. of Pediatrics, Univ. of Maryland School of Medicine (Host: Dr. Kane) Prenatal ethanol alters brain anatomy and behavior. Does an omega 3 fatty acid improve outcomes?
September 30 Dept/CTN Edgar Garcia-Rill, PhD, Professor, Dept. of Neurobiology and Developmental Sciences The Control of Waking and Sleep- Implications for Parkinson’s Disease
October 7 Dept. Sue Griffin, PhD, Professor, Dept. of Geriatrics, UAMS APOE genotype influences neuronal resilience, even in disease
October 14 Dept. Xiong Bin Lin (Mentor: Dr. Abdallah Hayar) The neuronal firing code: Can it distinguish age, sex and ethanol treatment?
December 5 Friday,
COPH, Rm G228
Dept. Rachel Hendrix (Mentor: Dr. Steve Barger) Examining Metabolic Dysfunction in the Context of Alzheimer’s Disease
December 9 Dept. Xiong Bin Lin (Thesis defense; Mentor: Dr. Abdallah Hayar) Effects of Developmental Ethanol Exposure on Motor Coordination

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