FAU Neuroscience Seminar Series

FALL 2022

Seminars are on Tuesdays, 4-5p.m.:  Boca Campus COM, BC71 Room 126, Jupiter MC17 Room 119; HBOI – LE 247; Davie – LA 455. For more information, contact Jan Holmes holmesj@fau.edu

Watch past seminars here.

Dates Seminars Locations Host
August 30 Title: Effect of Early-Life Immune Activation on the Ontogeny of Learning: Importance for Understanding the Etiology of Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Jaclyn Schwarz, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences
University of Delaware
Jupiter, MC-17 Room 119 Ning Quan, Ph.D.
September 13 Title: An augmented Reality (AR)-Based EEG-Guided Neglect (AREEN) Detection, Assessment and Rehabilitation Tool
Murat Akcakaya, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept.
University of Pittsburgh
Boca, BC 71, Room 126  Behnaz Ghoraani, Ph.D.
September 27
Cancelled/ Rescheduling
Title: Neurons Put Out the Trash: A Novel Facet of Proteostasis Involving Large Vesicle Extrusion and Handoff to the Neighbors
Monica Driscoll, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry 
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Boca, BC 71, Room 126 Kailiang Jia, Ph.D.
October 4 Title: Sleep Function: An Evolutionary Perspective
Jerry Siegel, Ph.D. 
Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences      
UCLA Center for Sleep Research
Boca, BC 71, Room 126  Robert Vertes, Ph.D.
October 17, 12:30 PM
Monday @ 12:30 PM
*Special Neuroscience Seminar (In person or remote with Zoom)
Title: Interpersonal Synchrony: Neurobiological Basis and Clinical Relevance
Hila Gvirts, Ph.D.
Department of Behavioral Sciences
Ariel University
Boca, Room 106, Engineering East EE-96

Zoom Link *: https://fau-edu.zoom.us/j/87213222817?pwd=UTJPOFY3cVRGVnhUbjJ4K3M3TlVpUT09

*This is not a pre-registration link for the Zoom meeting
Teresa Wilcox, Ph.D.
November 1 Title: TBD
Daniel G. Isom, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology University of Miami
Jupiter, MC-17 Room 119 Greg Macleod, Ph.D.
November 8 Title: TBD
Hung Wen (Kevin) Lin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology
LSU Health Shreveport
Boca, BC71, Room 126 Howard Prentice, Ph.D.
November 29 Title: TBD
Lance Johnson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Jupiter, MC-17 Room 119 Qi Zhang, Ph.D.
December 6 Title: TBD
Amanda J. Myers, PhD.
Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Jupiter, MC-17 Room 119 Tanja Godenschwege, Ph.D.
* Note Special Location/Room/Day/Time of the Week
Last updated: 9/26/2022