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Make plans to attend the NeuroScience Cafe series brought to you by the CNC and local libraries! 

UAB experts in the neurosciences present topics, create discussion and answer questions from the community. Check the calendar and tabs below for the upcoming schedule.

Contact Madison at mdbamman@uab.edu for more information.




SPRING 2019 SCHEDULE

MOUNTAIN BROOK


   
THURS 01/10/19
MTN BROOK | 6:30 PM
 "Psychedelics in the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders"
 Hendricks Peter round    
Peter S. Hendricks, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Health Behavior
   
THURS 03/14/19
MTN BROOK | 6:30 PM
 "Sleep, Life Balance, and Parkinson's Disease"
Amara Amy round 
Amy Amara, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Department of Neurology

Hurt Chris round
Christopher Hurt, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Physical Therapy

   
THURS 04/11/19
MTN BROOK | 6:30 PM
 "Brain Tumor Wars: A New Hope"
 Nabors round
Burt Nabors, M.D.
Professor
Department of Neurology
 Hjelmeland round
Anita Hjelmeland, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor 
Department of Cell, Developmental, & Integrative Biology

   
THURS 05/09/19
MTN BROOK | 6:30 PM
 "Exercise is Regenerative Medicine: Strengthening the Brain"
Motl Robert round   
Robert Motl, Ph.D.
Professor and Director of Research
Department of Physical Therapy
Associate Director, UAB Center for Exercise Medicine
 Bamman Marcas round
Marcas Bamman, Ph.D., FACSM
Professor 
Department of Cell, Developmental, and Integrative Biology
Director, UAB Center for Exercise Medicine
   

Emmet O'Neal Library
50 Oak St.
Mountain Brook, AL 35213

DIRECTIONS TO MOUNTAIN BROOK LIBRARY
Emmet O'Neal on Google Maps

HOOVER


   
MON 01/14/19
HOOVER | 6:30 PM
 "Your Brain on Estrogen" 
McMahon round
Lori McMahon, Ph.D.

Dean, UAB Graduate School
Jarman F. Lowder Professor of Neuroscience
Director, UAB Comprehensive Neuroscience Center
   
MON 02/18/19
HOOVER | 6:30 PM
 "Not All Pains Are the Same"
Ness Tim round
Timothy Ness, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
Deberry Jennifer
Jennifer DeBerry, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
   
MON 03/18/19
HOOVER | 6:30 PM
 "What do diseases of the brain and cancer have in common?"
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James Bibb, Ph.D.
Vice Chair, Basic Research
Dr. Champ Lyons Endowed Chair in General Surgery
Department of Surgery
   
   
MON 04/15/19
HOOVER | 6:30 PM
 *Canceled*
 Grant Merida round
Merida Grant, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology
   
MON 05/20/19
HOOVER | 6:30 PM
 "Demystifying Multiple Sclerosis: A Peculiar Disease"
 Bashir Khurram round
Khurram Bashir, MPH, M.D.

Vice Chair for Education, Department of Neurology
Director, Division of Neuroimmunology and Multiple Sclerosis 

Co-Director, Multiple Sclerosis Center
Benveniste Tika round Etty (Tika) Benveniste, Ph.D. 
Senior Vice Dean for Basic Sciences, School of Medicine
Associate Vice President for Medicine and Basic Sciences
Charlene A. Jones Endowed Chair in Neuroimmunology
Co-Director, UAB Multiple Sclerosis Center
   

Hoover Public Library
200 Municipal Drive
Hoover, AL 35216

DIRECTIONS TO HOOVER LIBRARY

Hoover Library on Google Maps


HOMEWOOD


   
THURS 01/24/19
HOMEWOOD | 6:30 PM
 "Declining Financial Skills in Cognitive Aging and Dementia"
Marson Dan round    
Daniel Marson, J.D., Ph.D.

Emeritus Professor
Department of Neurology
   
THURS 02/21/19
HOMEWOOD | 6:30 PM
 "Depression and Suicide: Science, Treatment and Prevention"
 Shelton Richard copy
Richard Shelton, M.D.

Professor
Department of Phsychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology
   
   
THURS 03/28/19
HOMEWOOD | 6:30 PM
 "Why Are Time Changes So Difficult?"
 Thomas Justin round
S. Justin Thomas, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology
   
THURS 04/25/19
HOMEWOOD | 6:30 PM
 "Breast Cancer Survivorship and Quality of Life"
 Bail Jennifer round
Jennifer Bail, RN, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow
Cancer Prevention and Control Training Program
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Ursula Wesselmann, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
   
 

Homewood Public Library
1721 Oxmoor Road
Homewood, AL 35209

DIRECTIONS TO HOMEWOOD LIBRARY

Homewood Library on Google Maps


TRUSSVILLE


   
MON 02/04/19
TRUSSVILLE | 6:30 PM
 "The ABC's of ALZ: Progress in Alzheimer's Disease"
geldmacher round
David Geldmacher, M.D.

Professor
Department of Neurology
Herskowitz round
Jeremy Herskowitz, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology
   

Trussville Public Library
201 Parkway Drive
Trussville, AL 35173

DIRECTIONS TO TRUSSVILLE LIBRARY

Trussville Library on Google Maps