Previous Lectures

Ninth Raymond and Beverly Sackler Distinguished Visiting Neuroscientist

Date | September 20, 2010
Time | 5:30pm
Topic | The Germinal Neuroepithelium of the Adult Brain
Location | Main Auditorium, 2 West Wing, Room 401, Toronto Western Hospital
Speaker | Dr. Arturo Alvarez-Buylla UCSF
Host | Dr. Michael G. Fehlings
Webcast | http://mediasite.otn.ca/mediasite41/Viewer/?peid=e5130d04f91e461a86c9bbd361b422111d

The Eighth Sackler Distinguished Visiting Neuroscientist

Date | Thursday April 2, 2009
Time | 2:00pm
Topic | Ca++ signals and short-term synaptic plasticity in the central nervous system
Location | Medical Sciences Building, Rm 3153, University of Toronto
Speaker | Dr. ERWIN NEHER Max Planck Institute, Göttingen Germany, 1991 Nobel Prize Winner In Physiology and Medicine
Host | Dr. Lu-Yang Wang
Video links | Part 1      Part 2  Part 3 Part 4

The Seventh Sackler Distinguished Visiting Neuroscientist

Date | Tuesday February 26, 2008
Time | 3:00pm
Topic | How serotonin shapes neural circuits during critical periods in development
Location | Medical Sciences Building, Rm 3154, University of Toronto
Speaker | Dr. PATRICIA GASPAR Institut du Fer a Moulin, Paris

The Sixth Sackler Distinguished Visiting Neuroscientist

Date | Thursday October 26, 2006
Time |
4:00pm
Topic |
Looking for inspiration: New perspectives on the generation of respiratory rhythm
Location |
Medical Sciences Building, Rm 3154, University of Toronto
Speaker |
Dr. JACK FELDMAN , Department of Neurobiology, UCLA School of Medicine

The Fifth Sackler Distinguished Visiting Neuroscientist

Date | Tuesday November 8, 2005
Time |
4:00pm
Topic |
Sleep and synaptic homeostasis
Location |
Medical Sciences Building, Rm 3153, University of Toronto
Speaker | DR. GIULIO TONONI Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin, Madison

The Fourth Sackler Distinguished Visiting Neuroscientist

Date | Monday October 18, 2004
Time |
4:00pm
Topic |
Signaling Pathways that Regulate Synapse Development & Function
Location |
Medical Sciences Building, Rm 3154, University of Toronto
Speaker |
DR. MICHAEL E. GREENBERG Director, Division of Neuroscience, Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston

The Third Sackler Distinguished Visiting Neuroscientist

Date | Friday February 27, 2004
Time |
4:00pm
Topic |
Voltage-gated Calcium Channels: From Mammals to Worms and Back Again
Location |
Medical Sciences Building, Rm 3153, University of Toronto
Speaker |
dr. TERRY SNUTCH University of British Columbia Biotechnology Lab

The Second Sackler Distinguished Visiting Neuroscientist

Date | Tuesday September 16, 2003
Time |
4:00pm
Topic |
Adhesion molecules in the architecture of nerve and synapse
Location |
Medical Sciences Building, Rm 3153, University of Toronto
Speaker |
Dr. David Colman McGill University

The First Sackler Distinguished Visiting Neuroscientist

Date | Thursday, May 18, 2000
Time |
4:00-6:00pm
Topic |
Voltage-gated calcium channels and their modulation by G proteins
Location |
Medical Sciences Building, Rm 2172, University of Toronto
Speaker |
DR. ANNETTE DOLPHIN Dept. Pharmacology, University College, London, England