Institute of Neuroscience

Events

Calendar

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  • Assisting Hand Assessment Refresher Course

    A one day refresher course for certified AHA users

    Date/Time: 23 March 2019

    Venue: Newcastle University

  • Assisting Hand Assessment (AHA) Course

    A 2.5 day course instructing healthcare professionals in how to conduct hand assessments in patients aged 18 months to 18 yrs

    Date/Time: 24 - 26 March, 2019

    Venue: Newcastle University

  • Hand Assessment for Infants Course

    A two day course for healthcare professionals to assess hand function in infants aged 3-12 months

    Date/Time: 21-22 March 2019

    Venue: Newcastle University

  • Palace of Science

    As part of Brain Awareness Week 2019 we are taking part in an evening of interactive science demos at Wylam Brewery

    Date/Time: 12 March 2019, 17:00-23:00

    Venue: Wylam Brewery, Exhibition Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE2 4PZ

  • Bizarre Love Triangle

    As part of Brain Awareness Week 2019 we are working with Vivid theatre to bring you a new play about OCD

    Date/Time: 13 March 2019, 19:30-21:00

    Venue: Northern Stage, Barras Bridge, NE1 7RH

  • Not all in the mind - the contribution of brain science to modern psychiatry

    A public lecture with Professor David Nutt in association with the British Association for Psychopharmacology

    Date/Time: 09 April 2019, 18:00-20:30pm

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

  • Practical Neurology for Trainees

    A two day course aimed at neurology trainees who wish to develop their practical knowledge

    Date/Time: 17-18 June 2019

    Venue: Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 4LP

  • Discover Lecture: Mental Health and autism

    Part of the Discovery Lecture series organised by the charity Autistica

    Date/Time: 14 November 2018, 18:00

    Venue: Herschel Building, Newcastle University, NE1 7RU

  • 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

  • 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