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Department Seminar Series: 2007-2008

DateTimeSpeaker/TitleLocation
10/29/2007 4 PM Dr. Antonello Bonci, University of California, San Francisco, Department of Neurology, Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center, “Synaptic plasticity in the mesolimbic system: Implications for substance abuse”
 
Irvine Hall Conference Center
11/2/2007 11 AM Dr. Masayasu Kojima, Kurume University, Japan, Molecular Genetics, Institute of Life Science, “Discovery of ghrelin, and its physiological functions”
 
Irvine Hall Conference Center
11/20/2007 4 PM Dr. Harley Kornblum, University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, “Self-renewal in neural and brain tumor stem cells”
 
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110
11/26/2007 4 PM Dr. Richard Olsen, University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, “GABA-A receptors: Targets for acute and chronic ethanol”
Irvine Hall Conference Center
12/3/2007 3 PM Dr. Andrea Hohmann, University of Georgia, Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behavior Program, “Endocannabinoid mechanisms of pain suppression”
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110
12/17/2007 4 PM Dr. Vincent Procaccio, University of California, Irvine, Department of Pediatrics, “Mitochondrial metabolism dysregulation in human diseases and stem cell”
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110
2/7/2008 4 PM Dr. Carl L. Faingold, Southern Illinois University, Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, “A neuronal network approach to mechanisms of drug action on the brain”
Irvine Hall Conference Center
2/11/2008 4 PM Dr. Dennis J. McGinty, University of California, Los Angeles & Sepulveda VA Medical Center, Psychology Department, “Sleep fragmentation & REM deprivation suppress adult neurogenesis”
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110
2/14/2008 4 PM Dr. Niall P. Murphy, RIKEN Brain Institute, “Dopamine, opioids and reward seeking: behavioral and neurochemical mechanisms”
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110
2/27/2008 3:30 PM Dr. Naoto Hoshi, Oregon Health & Science University, HHMI Vollum Institute, “Regulation and pharmacology of ion channel-AKAP complexes”
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110
3/10/2008 4 PM Dr. Joel K. Elmquist, University of Texas, Dallas, Southwestern Medical Center, “Unraveling the CNS Pathways Regulating Body Weight and Glucose Homeostasis”
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110
4/14/2008 4 PM Dr. Danica Chen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Biology, “SIRT1: A Kky regulator of aging and calorie restriction”
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110
4/21/2008 4 PM Dr. Charles Allen, Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Physiology & Pharmacology, School of Medicine, “Synaptic and calcium signaling mechanisms mediating circadian clock entrainment”
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110
5/27/2008 4 AM Dr. Luis de Lecea, Stanford University, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, “Optogenetic control of arousal”
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110
6/9/2008 4 PM Dr. Charles Chavkin, University of Washington, Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, “Neural circuits underlying stress-induced depression and addiction”
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110
6/19/2008 11 AM Dr. Enrico Gratton, University of California, Irvine, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Henry Samueli School of Engineering, “Dynamic determination of protein complexes in live cells”
Irvine Hall Conference Center
7/17/2008 11 AM Dr. Elena Pasquale, Burnham Institute for Medical Research, La Jolla, CA, “Neuron-glia communication through EphA4 and Ephrin-A3”
Tamkin Student Lecture Hall, F-110