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

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Neural Circuits Club Schedule – Spring 2020

January 27, 2020 – NOTE date

Jordan McCall (WashU St Louis College of Pharmacy/WashU Anesthesiology)

February 10, 2020

Nicolas Massaly, Hannah Frye (Moron-Concepcion lab, WashU Anesthesiology)

Nicolas Massaly: “TBA”
Hannah Frye: “Androgen-Dependent Excitability of Mouse Ventral Hippocampal Afferents to Nucleus Accumbens Underlies Sex-Specific Susceptibility to Stress” Biological Psychiatry (2020)

March 9, 2020

Sidney Williams, Tamara Markovic (Moron-Concepcion lab, WashU Anesthesiology)

CANCELLED – April 13, 2020

Aaron Norris (WashU Anesthesiology)

May 11, 2020 – VIRTUAL via Zoom

Bridget Matikainen-Ankney (Kravitz lab, WashU Psychiatry) “Investigating the persistent of effects of obesity on effort and accumbal activity”

Dominika Burek (Moron-Concepcion lab, WashU Anesthesiology) “Prefrontal Cortex Corticotropin-Releasing Factor Neurons Control Behavioral Style Selection under Challenging Situations”  Neuron (2020)

Neural Circuits Club Schedule -Fall 2019

September 9, 2019

Jose Grajales (Gereau lab, WashU Anesthesiology)
Topic: Thesis work

Makenzie Norris (McCall lab, WashU Anesthesiology/STLCOP)
Paper: “A neural circuit for comorbid depressive symptoms in chronic pain” Nature Neuroscience (2019)

October 28, 2019

Alex Legaria (Kravitz Lab)

November 11, 2019

Yvan Vachez (Creed lab, WashU Anesthesiology)
Topic: Arkypallidal circuit

Jose Grajales (Gereau lab, WashU Anesthesiology)
Paper: TBD

December 9, 2019

Fang Gao (Chen lab, WashU Anesthesiology)

“Neural Circuit for Contagious Itch”