2013 Fall

September 27, 2013

“How I Taught My Brain to Hear”
Katherine Bouton Host: Sarah Bottjer (HCN)
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September 30, 2013

“Translational Research in Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), a Motor Neuron Disease in Children”
Chien-Ping Ko (USC). Host: Dickman (NB)

October 28, 2013

“Applying Perceptual Learning to produce broad-based benefits to vision”
Aaron Seitz (UC, Riverside) Host: Tjan (NGP)
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October 29, 2013

“Developmental Critical Periods and Alzheimer’s Disease- can knowledge of one help cure the other?”
Carla Shatz (Stanford University) Host: NGP student (NGP)

November 4, 2013

“Direct Recordings from Dendrites in Vivo reveal that Dendritic Spikes shape Synaptic Integration”
Spencer Smith (University of North Carolina) Host: Mel (NGP)

November 13, 2013

“A Neural Coding Scheme to Allow Global Workspace Functionality”
Ken J. Hayworth (HHMI Janelia Farm Research Campus) Host:Biederman (Vision Journal Club)
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November 14, 2013

“Mapping Acoustic Space onto Cortical Space”
Alex Reyes (New York University) Host: Zhang (HCN)
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November 18, 2013

“Basal Ganglia Circuit Dysfunction Underlying Parkinson’s Disease and Dyskinesia”
Anatol Kreitzer (UC, San Francisco) Host:Bottjer/Dickman (NB)
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December 2, 2013

“Neural Circuits Controlling Innate Behavior”
Michael Nitabach (Yale University) Host:Dickman (NB)
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