Past Seminars

Past IPN Seminars


  • March 08, 2018
    Dr. Jim Peters will be presenting a work-in-progress seminar on Cannabinoid mediated excitation of vagal afferent neurons
  • February 23, 2018

    Erica Crespi, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor
    School of Biological Sciences
    Washington State University
    Title: TBD

  • January 25, 2018

    Harriet de Wit, Ph.D.
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience
    University of Chicago
    Determinants of Drug Preference: Translational Studies

  • January 25, 2018
    A work-in-progress seminar will be presented by John Smerdon, Ph.D. candidate, on the topic of Exploring ALS Pathophysiology: Excitability from Tube to Tissue. 
  • January 19, 2018

    Min Du, Ph.D.
    Department of Animal Sciences
    Washington State University
    Title: TBD

  • December 08, 2017

    Neuro 590 Rotation Talks
    Halle Weimar
    Chloe Erikson
    VBR 305

  • December 01, 2017

    Liisa Galea, Ph.D.
    Laboratory of Behavioural Neuroendocrinology
    The University of British Columbia
    Title: TBD

  • October 27, 2017

    Kamran Khodakhah, Ph.D.
    Professor and Chair of Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Title: TBD

  • October 25 - October 25, 2017
    Dr. Heiko Jansen will be presenting his thoughts, data, and new proposals on reversible insulin insensitivity and how it can be harnessed to treat human disease.
  • October 20, 2017

    Carlos Campos, Ph.D.
    University of Washington
    Title: TBD

  • October 11 - October 11, 2017
    Dr. Joe Harding will be presenting at IPN's Work-In-Progress seminar series. His talk will be titled: "Therapeutic Potential of Allosteric Modulators of Hepatocyte Growth Factor".
  • October 06, 2017

    Cecilia Hillard, Ph.D.
    Professor and Director of the Neuroscience Research Center
    Medical College of Wisconsin
    The Endocannabinoid System

  • September 19, 2017

    Allison Coffin, Ph.D.
    Host: Dr. Steve Simasko
    Title: TBD

  • September 15, 2017

    Jim Peters, Ph.D.
    Hosted by Dr. Steve Simasko
    Certainty, uncertainty, and the nature of synaptic transmission

  • September 08, 2017

    Jacqueline McGinty, Ph.D.
    Professor of Neuroscience and Director of the Neuroscience Institute
    Medical University of Southern Carolina
    Preventing Prelimbic Cortical Dysfunction during Early Withdrawal from Cocaine Decreases Drug-seeking

  • September 01, 2017

    Rita Fuchs Lokensgard, Ph.D.
    Hosted by Dr. Steve Simasko
    Title TBD

  • April 28, 2017

    Ryan Logan, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
    Title: TBD

    Co-Sponsored by the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Program

  • April 21, 2017

    Dr. Richard Rogers
    Nutritional Neuroscientist; Associate Professor
    Autonomic Neuroscience Laboratory
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center
    Louisiana State University
    Brainstem Astrocyte-Neuron Communications in Autonomic Control

  • April 14, 2017

    Ruth Harris, Ph.D.
    Medical College of Georgia
    Augusta University
    Integrated effects of leptin in the forebrain and hindbrain

  • March 31, 2017

    Gregory Carter, M.D., M.S.
    Clinical Professor
    Department of Biomedical Sciences
    College of Medicine
    WSU Spokane
    Title: TBD