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There’s always something going on within the Department of Medical Neuroscience - whether it’s an innovative research project or an exciting new program. Check back often for our latest news.

Upcoming seminars for 2019 - 2020

In the Department of Medical Neuroscience, you’ll have the opportunity to attend a number of enlightening seminars designed to enrich your educational experience. Anyone is welcome to attend.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 3rd Floor Conference Room, Life Sciences Research Institute (LSRI)

Refa't Abo Ghazleh, PhD Candidate, Dept. of Medical Neuroscience, Dalhousie University. "Spreading Depolarization as the Electrophysiological Signature of Concussion and Catastrophic Death"

Friday. October 25, 2019, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 3rd Floor Conference Room, Life Sciences Research Institute (LSRI)

Yoshiyuki Kubota, Associate Professor, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okaxaki, Japan. "Network plastic changes in the primary motor cortex as the basis of new motor skill acquisition"

Tuesday, November 5, 2019, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 3rd Floor Conference Room, Life Sciences Research Institute (LSRI)

Marie Kmita, PhD, Research Unit Director, Laboratory of Genetics and Development, Institut de Recherches Cliniques de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec. "Hox-dependent patterning: pioneering chromatin accessibility to modulate HOX target repertoires"

Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 3rd Floor Conference Room, Life Sciences Research Institute (LSRI)

Jay Bikoff, PhD, Assistant Member, Developmental Neurobiology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN. Title TBA

Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 3rd Floor Conference Room, Life Sciences Research Institute (LSRI)

Asal Yans, PhD Candidate, Dept. of Medical Neuroscience, Dalhousie University.  Title TBA

Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 3rd Floor Conference Room, Life Sciences Research Institute (LSRI)

Claudia Krebs, MD, PhD, Professor of Teaching, Department of Cellular & Physiological Sciences, The University of British Columbia. Title TBA

Tuesday, January 22, 2020, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 3rd Floor Conference Room, Life Sciences Research Institute (LSRI)

Paige Drake, PhD Candidate, Dept. of Medical Neuroscience, Dalhousie University. Title TBA