Schedules and Speakers

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Huda Akil, PhD - Neuroscience and Society Lecture

Co-Director and Research Professor, MBNI

Distinguished University Professor and Quarton Professor of Neurosciences,

Department of Psychiatry

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Josie Clowney, PhD - "A blueprint for mating behavior"

Assistant Professor, Molecular Cellular and Developmental Biology

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Kevin Jones, PhD - "Cellular, Molecular and Behavioral Characterization of NMDAR Blockers"

Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology

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Carol Elias, PhD - "Neural pathways linking metabolism and reproduction"

Professor, Molecular and Integrative Physiology

Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Robert Kennedy, PhD - "Next Generation In Vivo Neurochemical Sampling and Analysis"

Chair, Chemistry Department

Hobart Willard Distinguished University Professor

Professor of Pharmacology

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Martin Sarter, PhD - "Cholinergic Signaling: From Attention to Addiction and Movement Disorders "

Charles M. Butter Collegiate Professor of Psychology

Research Professor of Neurology

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Sara Aton, PhD - "Sleep-dependent memory consolidation: Oscillations and ensembles "

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

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Dawen Cai, PhD - "Profiling the molecular, morphology and connectivity heterogeneity of single neurons in the brain "

Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology and Biophysics

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Rick Harris, PhD - "Functional and Neurochemical Brain Markers of Diagnosis and Treatment Prediction in Chronic Pain"

Director of Pain and Fatigue Neuroimaging

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

Associate Professor, Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

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Michal Zochowski, PhD - "Dynamical mechanisms underlying memory consolidation during sleep"

Professor, Department of Physics

Professor, Biophysics Program

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Cindy Chestek - "Neural Interfaces for Controlling Finger Movements "

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Robotics Program

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