Lecture Series 112, 2016—2017

Lecture Time and LocationPast Speakers & Abstracts

#1    Thursday, October 20, 2016 - abstract - watch video

Christine Petit, MD, PhD

Understanding Hearing Mechanisms in Light of Genetic Disorders of this Sensory System: From Sound Detection to Auditory Perception

Christine Petit, MD, PhD

College de France & Institut Pasteur

#2    Thursday, November 17, 2016 - abstract

Eve Marder, PhD

Variability and Robustness in Neurons and Networks

Eve Marder, PhD

Brandeis University

#3    Thursday, January 19, 2017 - abstract

Susan Taylor, PhD

PKA: Dynamic Assembly of Localized Signaling Complexes

Susan Taylor, PhD

University of California, San Diego

#4    Thursday, February 16, 2017 - abstract

Chris Miller, PhD

Ancient Challenge, New Physiology, Weird Ion Channel: Fluoride Resistance in Microorganisms

Chris Miller, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Brandeis University

#5    Thursday, March 16, 2017 - abstract

Roger Nicoll, MD

Long-term Potentiation: A Cellular Model for Learning

Roger Nicoll, MD

University of California, San Francisco

#6    Thursday, April 20, 2017 - abstract

Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, PhD

Navigating the Cellular Landscape with New Imaging Technologies

Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research Campus

#7    Thursday, May 18, 2017 - abstract

Vishva Dixit, MD

Why So Many Ways to Die? The Non-canonical Inflammasome Pathway

Vishva Dixit, MD

Genentech, Inc