Click the ‘learn more’ links below for full schedules and organizers.  Note that individual meetings for these groups are posted on the ONR Calendar.

The Office of Neuroscience Research hosts web pages for journal clubs and other meetings of interest to the Neuroscience Community.

  • To inquire about a webpage for your group, contact us.
  • For a comprehensive list of journal clubs and discussion groups of interest, click here.

NEW! Motor Control & Brain Plasticity Journal Club

Inviting curious minds to critically discuss literature in the subfields of motor control and brain plasticity.

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NEW! Race, Equity and Social Justice Journal Club

Neuroscience is not immune to issues of racism and bias, but neuroscientists can advocate for improved inclusivity and equity in science. This journal club provides a platform for important insight and discussion on the intersection of neuroscience and society.

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Glia Group

Glia Group aims to bring together WashU scientists interested in understanding the role of glial cells in the CNS and PNS through works-in-progress and recent publication discussions

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Ion Channels Journal Club

The Ion Channels Journal Club explores recent publications in ion channel and excitability research, from fundamental mechanisms to disease.

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The Journal club for Experimentation and Developments in Imaging (JEDI) aims to enhance understanding, spark discussions, and foster community across all areas of cellular neuroscience imaging research at WashU.

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Neural Circuits Club

The Neural Circuits Club aims to grow and support the local community of neuroscientists focused on studying neural circuits.

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Mechanisms and Diseases of Aging Journal Club

The Mechanisms and Diseases of Aging (formerly the Mechanisms of Aging) Journal Club discusses recent and impactful publications in the field of aging ranging from molecular biology to behavior and worms to humans.

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Synapse Journal Club

The Synapse Journal Club explores recent publications in neuroscience and physiology with a focus on the neuronal synapse and its function.  

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Systems Journal Club

The Systems Journal Club has spirited discussions of recent systems neuroscience papers, covering sensory, motor and cognitive issues.

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