Seminars and Events

Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology Seminar Series
Fall 2016

Time: Fridays, 12:00 p.m.
Location: Egyptian Building Auditorium (New Location - This Semester Only)
Contact: Ray Colello, PhD
Phone: 804.828.2262

Sept 23

Jennifer Felger, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Emory University
Effects of Peripheral and Central Immune Activation on Motivation and Motor Activity

Oct 7

Sarah Kucenas, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
University of Virginia
Peering Through the Looking Glass: The Role of Glial-Glial Interactions across Transition Zones in Development & Disease

Oct 21

Bruce Ransom, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair
Department of Neurology
University of Washington
The Pathophysiology of CNS White Matter Injury Depends on the Insult: Ischemia vs Hypoglycemia vs Anoxia

Oct 28


Jung-Bum Shin, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Neuroscience
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Proteomics and Genome Editing Towards Discovery of Novel Deafness Genes

Nov 4

Colin Saldanha, PhD
Professor and Department Chair
Department of Biology
American University
Spatiotemporal Specificity of Steroid Delivery in the Vertebrate Brain

Nov 10
2:00 p.m.

Maria P. Abbracchio, PhD
Department of Pharmacological and Biomolecular Sciences
University of Milan
The GPR17 Receptor as a New Target for Neuro-Regenerative Therapies

Nov 18

Quasar Padiath, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Human Genetics
University of Pittsburgh
The Role of the Nuclear Lamina in Development and Disease

Dec 2

Jessica A. Mong, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacology
University of Maryland, Baltimore
Sex Differences and the Role of Estrogen in Sleep: What Rodents Can Tell Us about Mechanism



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