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UofT Neuroscience Seminars

Upcoming Neuroscience Seminars

June 2018

Cette Seminar (click here for the flyer)
Speaker | Mark Lemmon, Professor of Pharmacology, Yale University School of Medicine
Title | Biased agonism in receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK) signalling
Date | Thursday, June 7, 2018 
Time | 11:00 am
Location | CCBR Red Room
Host | Dr. Dr. Sachdev Sidhu 

U of T Neuroscience Seminar 

Speaker | Krishna Vadodaria, Salk Institute of Biological Science 
Title | Studying major depressive disorder using patient-derived neurons
Date | Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Time | 12:00 pm
Location | CAMH 250 College Street, 1 st Floor, Room 163
Host | Dr. Cathy Barr (Please contact cathy.barr@uhnresearch.ca, if you would like to meet with the speaker)

CPIN Research Day (click here for the flyer)

Date | Thursday, June 14, 2018
Location | MSB
2:10 – 3:00 Michael Landsberg, SickNotWeak 

3:00 – 3:20 Dr. Jeff Meyer, Scientist and Head, Neurochemical Imaging Program in Mood & Anxiety

  Disorders, Research Imaging Centre, Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute, CAMH 

Title: Neuroimaging Microglial Activation, an Important Component of Neuroinflammation, in Affective Disorders

3:20 – 3:40 Dr. Etienne Sibille, Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Pharmacology & Toxicoloty, UofT; 

Deputy Director & Senior Scientist, Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute, CAMH 

Title: GABA Deficits in Depression: Implications for Mood and Cognition

3:40 – 4:00 Dr. Kang Lee, Professor, Applied Psychology and Human Development, OISE, UofT

  Title: Affective Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Mental Healthcare

Physiology Seminar
Speaker | Dr. Katalin Toth, PhD, Cervo Brain Research Centre, Laval University
Title | Mossy fiber terminals: a synapse that can count. Information coding and calcium dynamics at synapses
Date | Thursday, June 21, 2018
Time | 4:00 PM
Location | Medical Sciences Building, Room 2170
Host | Neuroscience Platform

Krembil Research Institute Seminar Series:
Speaker | Dr. Patrick Mehlen, Ph.D., Member of the Academy of Sciences, Institut de France, Director of Translational Research & Innovation at Centre Léon Bérard, Deputy Director of the Research Cancer Center of Lyon, France
Title |
netrin-1: from guiding axons to regulating cancer progression and neurodegenerative diseases
Date | Friday, June 22, 2018 
Time | 1:00 PM 
Location | Main Auditorium WW 2 – 401, Toronto Western Hospital
Host | Dr. Philippe P. Monnier, Senior Scientist, Krembil Research Institute, University Health Network

Krembil Computational Neuroscience Event
Speaker | Dr. Lisa Topolnik, Ph.D., Professor, Neuroscience Axis, CRCHUQ, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Bio-informatics, University Laval
Title | Transcriptomic profile, connectivity and role in memory encoding of long-range VIP GABAergic neurons

Date | Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Time | 3:00 PM

Location | Krembil Research Seminar Room, 4th floor, Room 4KD503, Krembil Discovery Tower
Host | Dr. Frances Skinner

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 2017-2018 academic year.