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Upcoming Neuroscience Seminars

March 2017


The Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases Guest Seminar 
Speaker | Dr. Christine Vande Velde, Associate Professor, Department of Neurosciences, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec
Title | RNA binding proteins in ALS pathogenesis
Date | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Time | 11:00 am
Location | The Lionel & Carol Schipper Conference Room (Krembil Discovery Tower, 60 Leonard Ave, 6th Floor, Room 6KD-409)
Host | Dr. Janice Robertson, Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases

Psychology Ebbinghaus Empire Talk Series 2016-2017
Speaker| Dr. Jessica Cantlon, University of Rochester
Title | Math, monkeys, and the developing brain
Date| Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Time| 12:15 pm
Location| Room 3130 (3rd floor), Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street, U of T



April 2017


CPIN Distinguished Lecture
Speaker | 
Dr. Andrew Pruszynski, Canada Research Chair in Sensorimotor Neuroscience; Assistant Professor, Physiology and Pharmacology, Psychology, Western University
Title | 
Edge orientation processing in first order tactile neurons
Date | Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Time | 12:00 pm
Location | Rm. 2170, Medical Sciences Building, 1 King's College Circle, U of T
Host | 
Dr. Steven Prescott,Senior Scientist, The Hospital for Sick Children; Associate Professor,Department of Physiology and Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, UofT
Note: CPIN Trainees should fill the online lecture report form following the lecture

CPIN Faculty Distinguished Lecture
Speaker | 
Dr. Albert WongClinician-Scientist, Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute;Staff Psychiatrist, Schizophrenia Division, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health; Professor, Departments of Psychiatry, Pharmacology & Toxicology and the Institute of Medical Science, U of T
Title | 
Mental Health Matters
Date | Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Time | 12:00 pm
Location | Rm. 2172, Medical Sciences Building, 1 King's College Circle, U of T
Host | Dr. Zhong-Ping Feng, Professor, Dept. of Physiology; Director, Collaborative Program In Neuroscience (CPIN), U of T
Co-sponsor | Department of Physiology, U of T
*CPIN Trainees should fill the online lecture report form following the lecture
*Physiology students can fill the lecture form for the 1000/2000 Seminar Series Course 



May 2017


CPIN Distinguished Lecture
Speaker | 
Dr. Eve Marder, Professor of Biology, Victor and Gwendolyn Beinfield Professor of Neuroscience, Brandeis University, MA
Title | 
TBA
Date | Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Time | 2:00 pm (to be finalized)
Location | 89 Chestnut Street, Toronto, ON
Host | 
Dr. Frances Skinner,Senior Scientist and Professor, Krembil Research Institute, UHN and U of T
Co-sponsor | 
Krembil Research Institute, University Health Network
Note: CPIN Trainees should fill the online lecture report form following the lecture





Please see the websites below for more information about upcoming Neuroscience seminars:
U of T Department of Pyschology: Ebbinghaus Empire Series
Rotman Rounds at Baycrest
U of T Department of Biochemistry: Cette Semaine
U of T Department of Psychology: Brain & Behaviour Seminar Series

 

Please see the Neuroscience Seminar Archive for a list of seminars held earlier in the 2015-2016 academic year.