Institute of Neuroscience

Events

Calendar

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  • Roald Dahl and the Big Friendly Neuroscientist - a Public Engagement Odyssey

    Professor Tom Solomon, University of Liverpool

    Date/Time: 07 November 2018, 18:00-19:00

    Venue: David Shaw Lecture Theatre, The Medical School, Framlington Place, NE2 4HH

  • Making for the light

    An original performance piece presented by operating theatre in conjunction with Newcastle University and the CANDO project.

    Date/Time: 22 November 2018, 20:00

    Venue: Live Theatre Studio, 27-29 Broad Chare, NE1 3DQ

  • The evolution of function in the nervous system: What can we learn from the vertebrate retina?

    Professor Tom Baden, Senior Lecturer, School of Life Sciences, University of Sussex

    Date/Time: 06 June 2019, 15:00-16:00

    Venue: Colin Ingram Seminar Room, Henry Wellcome Building, The Medical School

  • The threat of emerging brain infections

    Professor Tom Solomon, Chair of Neurological Science, Institute of Infection and Global Health, University of Liverpool and Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust

    Date/Time: 08 November 2018, 14:30-15:30

    Venue: James Spence Lecture Theatre, Royal Victoria Infirmary

  • Identifying brain networks with MRI and the association of their dysfunction to cognitive impairment in Parkinson's Disease

    Professor. MUDr. Irena Rektorová, Ph.D. Masaryk University

    Date/Time: 25 April 2019, 15:00-16:00

    Venue: Colin Ingram Seminar Room, Henry Wellcome Building, The Medical School

  • Homeostatic plasticity at neuromuscular junctions

    Professor Richard Ribchester, Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences, Edinburgh University

    Date/Time: 04 April 2019, 15:00-16:00

    Venue: Colin Ingram Seminar Room, Henry Wellcome Building, The Medical School

  • Targeting kappa opioid receptors in the development of novel antidepressants

    Dr Sarah Bailey, Senior Lecturer, Department of Pharmacy & Pharmacology, University of Bath

    Date/Time: 21 March 2019, 15:00-16:00

    Venue: Colin Ingram Seminar Room, Henry Wellcome Building, The Medical School

  • Characterising and engaging a computational treatment target in depression

    Professor Michael Browning, MRC Clinician Scientist Fellow. Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford

    Date/Time: 07 March 2019, 15:00-16:00

    Venue: Colin Ingram Seminar Room, Henry Wellcome Building, The Medical School

  • Mitochondrial Research

    Professor Anu Suomalainen-Wartiovaara, Mitochondrial Medicine, University of Helsinki

    Date/Time: 14 November 2018, 15:00-16:00

    Venue: Colin Ingram Seminar Room, Henry Wellcome Building, The Medical School

  • Mitochondrial Dynamics: from the control of cell fate decisions to molecular mechanisms

    Dr Julien Prudent, Mitochondrial Physiology Group. MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit, University of Cambridge

    Date/Time: 10 January 2019, 15:00-16:00

    Venue: Colin Ingram Seminar Room, Henry Wellcome Building, The Medical School

  • Feedforward and feedback interactions for perception and awareness

    Pieter R. Roelfsema, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Amsterdam

    Date/Time: 25 October 2018, 13:00-14:00

    Venue: Colin Ingram Seminar Room, Henry Wellcome Building, The Medical School