To grow and support the local community of neuroscientists focused on studying neural circuits

Come learn about other WashU neuroscientists’ work and new developments in the field! Present your ongoing projects and gain insights and feedback from the community.

When: 12:00p on the 2nd Monday of the month (unless noted)
: Zoom conference
Organizer: Aaron Norris (WashU Anesthesiology)

*Typically the meetings take place in Clinical Science Research Building (CSRB) Northwest Tower Addition 402

Sign up to present!

Note that individual events are listed on the ONR Calendar.

Summer 2020 Schedule

VIRTUAL Neural Circuits Club

For Zoom access contact Aaron Norris.

June 8, 2020

Brian Ruyle (Moron-Concepcion lab, WashU Anesthesiology) “TBD”

Sarah Starosta (Kepecs lab, WashU Dept. of Neuroscience) “Dopamine’s role in foraging decisions”  

July 13, 2020

Aaron Norris (WashU Anesthesiology) “Stressing over SuM neurons”

Bryan Copits (Gereau lab, WashU Anesthesiology) “A photoswitchable GPCR-based opsin for presynaptic silencing”

August 10, 2020

Hannah Frye (Moron-Concepcion lab, WashU Anesthesiology) “Sex Differences in the Role of Cornichon Homolog-3 on Spatial Memory”

Vicki Brings (Gereau lab, WashU Anesthesiology) Dopamine Inputs from the Ventral Tegmental Area into the Medial Prefrontal Cortex Modulate Neuropathic Pain-Associated Behaviors in Mice”  Cell Reports (2020)