Seminars and Events

 Oct. 16 & 17, 2014: Dr. Martin Chalfie, Nobel Laureate

General Audience Talk: "GFP: Lighting Up Life"
Thurs Oct 16 at 7:30pm in Dana Auditorium  (refreshments)
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Science Talk on the sensation of touch: "Mechanosensory Transduction and its Modification in C. elegans"
Friday Oct 17 at 12:30pm in MBH 216  (lunch available at 12:15pm)
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Co-sponsored by the Program in Neuroscience

Meet your SAC Reps, NSCI Professors, learn about NSCI activities, share ideas, ask questions. PIZZA too!

Nov. 14:  Kevin Madore:
12:30pm, MBH 220
"To remember and imagine: Enhancing episodic specificity with training in young and older adults."
Kevin is a graduate student at Harvard working in Daniel Schacter's lab and a Midd alum.  
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Co-sponsored by the Program in Neuroscience


SPRING 2015:

Feb. 26 & 27, 2015: Hugh Taylor
Class of '88 Lecture Series
Dept of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
Yale School of Medicine
Feb. 26 at 4:30 pm (general audience lecture)
Feb. 27 at 12:30 pm (research seminar)
Titles TBA

March 9, 2015: Dr. Carol Greider, Nobel Laureate
Johns Hopkins University
Mar. 9 at 4:30 pm, DANA AUDITORIUM (general audience lecture)
Mar. 9 at 12:30 pm, MBH 216 (research seminar)

March 13-14, 2015:  Symposium on Science and Religion
(Sponsored by the Religion Department -details to follow)

Apr. 3, 2015: Dana B. Barr
Dept of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta
Exposure Science: an emerging science spanning environmental health, chemistry, and epidemiology 

April 24, 2015:  Guy A. Caldwell, Ph.D.,
Professor of Biological Sciences, University of Alabama
 “A Predictable Worm: Application of C. elegans to Investigate Neurodegenerative Diseases.
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Co-sponsored by the Program in Neuroscience


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