Current research topics in neurobiology presented by visiting scholars and campus faculty.

Regular seminars are held on Thursdays at 1:30 pm in BBRB 170.

Course Director
Jeremy Day, Ph.D.
Course Coordinator
Jan Phillips

NBL-703: Course is available on Canvas. 
Seminars that are part of this course are marked NBL703 credit. | Download Syllabus

Thyme08-28-2018 |
Summer B. Thyme, Ph.D.
Faculty Candidate
Harvard University
"Phenotypic landscape of schizophrenia-associated genes defines candidates and their shared functions"
Host: Craig Powell, MD, PhD


09-13-2018 | NBL 703 Credit

Jianguo Gu, MB, Ph.D.
Professor, Director of Pain Research
Department of Anesthesiology
"Molecular mechanisms of the sense of touch: implications in chemotherapy-induces numbness"
Host: John Hablitz, Ph.D.

Calipari09-27-2018 | NBL 703 Credit
Erin Calipari, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Pharmacology
Vanderbilt University
"Molecular and circuit based mechanisms underlying sex-differences in addiction vulnerability"
Host: Jeremy Day, Ph.D.

Danjohnston10-04-2018 | NBL 703 Credit
Daniel Johnston, Ph.D.
Professor, Dept. of Neuroscience
University of Texas, Austin
"Acquired Channelopathies"
Host: John Hablitz, Ph.D.

Monuki 310-11-2018 |  NBL 703 Credit
Edwin Monuki, MD, Ph.D.
Chair/Professor, Dept of Pathology & Lab Medicine
University of California, Irvine
Host: Gwen King, Ph.D.

Dara 111-29-2018 | NBL 703 Credit | CNET
Dara Dickstein, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Dept of Pathology
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Host: Jeremy Herskowitz, Ph.D.

pasca12-06-2018 |  NBL 703 Credit
Sergiu P. Pasca, MD
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University
Host: Graduate Students, Jasmin Revanna

Bibb James web12-13-2018 |  NBL 703 Credit
James Bibb, Ph.D.
Vice Chair Professor, Department of Surgery
Host: Jeremy Day, PhD

Laura Colgin01-10-2019 | NBL 703 Credit
Laura Colgin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Dept of Neuroscience
University of Texas, Austin
Host: Lucas Pozzo-Miller, Ph.D.

Pugh01-17-2019 | NBL 703 Credit
Jason R. Pugh, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Cellular & Integrative Physiology
University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
Host: Jacques Wadiche, Ph.D.

Kipnis 101-24-2019 | NBL 703 Credit
Jonathan Kipnis, Ph.D.
Professor/Chair, Department of Neuroscience
University of Virginia
Host: Graduate Students - Rose Creed

janak02-07-2019 | NBL 703 Credit
Patricia Janak, Ph.D.
Professor, Dept. of Psychological & Brain Sciences
Johns Hopkins
Host: Graduate Students

Robinson02-14-2019 | NBL 703 Credit
Fred Robinson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept of Neurology
Oregon Health & Science University
Host: Scott Wilson, Ph.D.

Kano 202-21-2019 | NBL 703 Credit
Shin-ichi Kano, MD, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
UAB (currently Johns Hopkins University)
Host: Jeremy Day, Ph.D.

catherine kaczorowski02-28-2019 | NBL 703 Credit | CNET
Catherine C. Kaczorowski, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Evnin Family Chair in Alzheimer's Research
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME
Host: Jeremy Herskowitz, Ph.D.

Gordon03-08-2019 | NBL 703 Credit                          *Special Day (Friday)
Joshua Gordon, MD. Ph.D.
Director of NIMH, NIH
Host: Lucas Pozzo-Miller, Ph.D.

Niwa 303-14-2019 | NBL 703 Credit
Minae Niwa, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
UAB currently Johns Hopkins University)
Host: Jeremy Day, Ph.D.

Stout 203-21-2019 | NBL 703 Credit
Randy F. Stout, Jr., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept of Biomedical Science
New York Institute of Technology
Host: Vlad Parpura, MD, PhD

Erik M04-04-2019 | NBL 703 Credit | CNET
Erik Musiek, MD, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Washington University in St. Louis
Host: Erik Robinson, MD, Ph.D.

Picture104-18-2019 | NBL 703 Credit |  Surgery
Susan Amara, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator, Moleular & Cellular Neurobiology
Host: James Bibb, Ph.D.

Bruchas04-25-2019 | NBL 703 Credit |  Surgery
Michael Bruchas, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of nesthesiology & Neuroscience
Washinton University, Seattle
Host: James Bibb, Ph.D.