3 Oct

Bioinformatics (BFX) Workshop: Jason Walker (WashU McDonnell Genome Institute) – “DNA Alignment tools and formats”

October 3, 2022
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mid-Campus Center (MCC) 11504 (11th floor conference room; Medical Campus)

“DNA Alignment tools and formats” Supported by the ICTS Precision Health function, the Bioinformatics (BFX) workshop starts on September 12th. Come learn the fundamentals of computational genomics, engage in hands on examples to improve and expedite your research, use cloud computing, and expand your network of experts in this field. Open to all faculty, staff […]

4 Oct

“Selective glutamate receptor antagonism suppresses excitotoxicity in cochlear nerve fibers to prevent effects of noise trauma while maintaining hearing function” The Hope Center Axon Injury & Repair Group meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month from 9:30-10:30am. For inquiries contact the Hope Center.

5 Oct

“K01 Beginnings: Poverty, Unpredictability of Early Experience, and Developing Brain Function” The Developmental Neuroimaging group meets each week on Wednesdays at 9am. Ashley Nielsen, PhD is a postdoctoral researcher in the WUNDER Laboratory. For inquiries contact Ashley Nielsen.

5 Oct

“Modeling glioblastoma using human embryonic stem cells” The Hope Center NeuroRestorative Therapy Group (NRTG) meets on the 1st Wednesday of the month at 12p. Group meetings are open to the Washington University community. For inquires contact the Hope Center.

5 Oct

“Liquid-to-solid phase transition of oskar ribonucleoprotein granules is essential for their function in Drosophila embryonic development” Bose, et al. Cell 2022 Apr 14;185(8):1308-1324.e23. The Regeneration, Aging, and Development (RAD) Research Forum Series is hosted by the Department of Developmental Biology and the Center of Regenerative Medicine. Full schedule, Developmental Biology seminars For inquiries contact Kati Riebold.

7 Oct

“‘Let’s go over it again’: Examining the intra- and interpersonal processes that perpetuate co-rumination in close relationships” Hosted by the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences Full schedule, Social & Personality Brown Bags For inquiries contact psych@wustl.edu.

10 Oct

“DNA Alignment Workflows” Supported by the ICTS Precision Health function, the Bioinformatics (BFX) workshop starts on September 12th. Come learn the fundamentals of computational genomics, engage in hands on examples to improve and expedite your research, use cloud computing, and expand your network of experts in this field. Open to all faculty, staff and students. Learn […]

12 Oct

“HtrA1 prevents and reverses α-Synuclein aggregation, rendering it non-toxic, non-infectious, and seeding incompetent” The Hope Center Protein Aggregation and Neurodegeneration Group meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 8:30-9:30a. For inquiries contact the Hope Center.

13 Oct

The Behavior Special Topics (BeST) Meetings are a discussion forum for anything behavior-related aimed at broadening behavioral analysis understanding and skills in our trainees. The meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of the month at 2p. Anyone interested is welcome to participate! The format for these meetings is discussion, with each meeting leader choosing […]

13 Oct

The St. Louis Neuroscience Outreach Interest Group (STLNOIG) discusses science outreach as it relates to brain development, function and disease. To learn more about the full range of current outreach efforts, check out St. Louis Neuroscience Outreach (STLNO). For inquiries contact Katie Lefton.

14 Oct

  Hosted by the Hope Center for Neurological Disorders The new Hope Center Lipid Metabolism Research Group gathers those who have made pioneering contributions in understanding the connection between lipid metabolism, immune activation and neurological/psychiatric disorders, and others who would like to know more about these contributions, better understand the role of lipid metabolism in […]

14 Oct

Wangchao (Iverchao) Xu: “TBD”Samira Parhizkar: “Dual orexin receptor inhibition markedly ameliorates APOE4 driven microglial reactivity and tau-mediated neurodegeneration” Hosted by the Hope Center Clocks & Sleep Club The Hope Center Clocks & Sleep Club discusses recent publications and data related to biological timing. For inquiries please contact the Hope Center.

17 Oct

HYBRID Rapid Antidepressants Journal Club

October 17, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom/Couch Building 2nd floor conference room (Medical Campus, 4515 McKinley Ave)

The recent development of novel, fast acting, and durable antidepressant treatments such as Ketamine, Brexanolone, and Psilocybin has disrupted our view of the neuroscience and treatment of mood disorders. The Rapid Antidepressants Journal Club focuses on the research into the basic and translational science of how these drugs work. Full schedule, Rapid Antidepressants Journal Club […]

17 Oct

“Docker and Germline Variant Calling” Supported by the ICTS Precision Health function, the Bioinformatics (BFX) workshop starts on September 12th. Come learn the fundamentals of computational genomics, engage in hands on examples to improve and expedite your research, use cloud computing, and expand your network of experts in this field. Open to all faculty, staff […]

19 Oct

“Participation in Everyday Activities after Stroke: Predictors of Community Integration” The Hope Center Neurovascular Injury & Repair Group meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 4-5p. For inquiries contact the Hope Center.

20 Oct

“Development of neonatal enteric neuron-immune cell crosstalk in the intestine” Hosted by the Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG) The BIG Works-in-Progress (WiP) meetings are designed for trainees to present ongoing work and receive feedback from the BIG community. WiPs will be in hybrid format and only available to a WashU audience. This academic […]

21 Oct

Synapse Journal Club: Xinguo Lu (Mennerick lab, WashU Psychiatry)

October 21, 2022
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Biotechnology 330 (Medical Campus)

The Synapse Journal Club explores recent publications on the neuronal synapse and its function. The scope is broad and can accommodate everyone’s interests in synapses, ranging from development to disease. Join us every 1st and 3rd Friday of each month at 10:00 am. For inquiries contact Geraldine Kress.

21 Oct

Systems Journal Club: Monosov lab (WashU Neuroscience)

October 21, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
East McDonnell 301 (Medical Campus)

The Systems Journal Club has spirited discussions of recent systems neuroscience papers, covering sensory, motor and cognitive issues. If you wish to partake of pizza, please RSVP by 4 p.m. on Thursday. There will be veggie and omni/meat options available. Full schedule and archives, Systems Journal Club For inquiries or to be added to the journal club […]

24 Oct

Bioinformatics (BFX) Workshop: Chris Miller (WashU Medicine) – “Somatic Variant Calling”

October 24, 2022
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mid-Campus Center (MCC) 11504 (11th floor conference room; Medical Campus)

“Somatic Variant Calling” Supported by the ICTS Precision Health function, the Bioinformatics (BFX) workshop starts on September 12th. Come learn the fundamentals of computational genomics, engage in hands on examples to improve and expedite your research, use cloud computing, and expand your network of experts in this field. Open to all faculty, staff and students. Learn […]

27 Oct

HYBRID Behavior Journal Club

October 27, 2022
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Zoom/Couch 6001B (Medical Campus, 4515 McKinley Ave)

The Behavior Journal Club explores recent papers in the field of behavioral neuroscience with a focus on circuit dissection, new behavioral assays, and model characterization. The journal club meets at a new day and time: every 4 weeks on Thursday at 2pm, unless noted. Anyone interested is welcome to participate! Journal Club Format: the person […]

28 Oct

Systems Journal Club: Tavoni lab (WashU Neuroscience)

October 28, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
East McDonnell 301 (Medical Campus)

The Systems Journal Club has spirited discussions of recent systems neuroscience papers, covering sensory, motor and cognitive issues. If you wish to partake of pizza, please RSVP by 4 p.m. on Thursday. There will be veggie and omni/meat options available. Full schedule and archives, Systems Journal Club For inquiries or to be added to the journal club […]

31 Oct

Bioinformatics (BFX) Workshop: “Exploring Data + Office Hours”

October 31, 2022
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mid-Campus Center (MCC) 11504 (11th floor conference room; Medical Campus)

“Exploring Data + Office Hours” Supported by the ICTS Precision Health function, the Bioinformatics (BFX) workshop starts on September 12th. Come learn the fundamentals of computational genomics, engage in hands on examples to improve and expedite your research, use cloud computing, and expand your network of experts in this field. Open to all faculty, staff […]

3 Nov

Growing Up In Science: Erik Herzog (WashU Biology)

November 3, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Moore Auditorium (Medical Campus, North Building)

Growing Up In Science is a global series dedicated to sharing the personal narratives of scientists, with a focus on the hidden challenges of becoming and being a scientist throughout all stages of one’s career. We’ll feature scientists at WashU via in-person talks at 4pm in McDonnell 928, typically on the first Thursday of the month. […]

3 Nov

“Short-chain fatty acids rescued on neuroinflammation, injury severity, and repair after TBI with gut microbial dysbiosis” Hosted by the Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG) The BIG Works-in-Progress (WiP) meetings are designed for trainees to present ongoing work and receive feedback from the BIG community. WiPs will be in hybrid format and only available […]

4 Nov

Synapse Journal Club

November 4, 2022
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Biotechnology 330 (Medical Campus)

The Synapse Journal Club explores recent publications on the neuronal synapse and its function. The scope is broad and can accommodate everyone’s interests in synapses, ranging from development to disease. Join us every 1st and 3rd Friday of each month at 10:00 am. For inquiries contact Geraldine Kress.

4 Nov

Systems Journal Club: Moran lab (WashU Biomedical Engineering)

November 4, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
East McDonnell 301 (Medical Campus)

The Systems Journal Club has spirited discussions of recent systems neuroscience papers, covering sensory, motor and cognitive issues. If you wish to partake of pizza, please RSVP by 4 p.m. on Thursday. There will be veggie and omni/meat options available. Full schedule and archives, Systems Journal Club For inquiries or to be added to the journal club […]

7 Nov

“Parsing and Filtering VCFs with Python” Supported by the ICTS Precision Health function, the Bioinformatics (BFX) workshop starts on September 12th. Come learn the fundamentals of computational genomics, engage in hands on examples to improve and expedite your research, use cloud computing, and expand your network of experts in this field. Open to all faculty, […]

10 Nov

“Tube Test of Social Dominance – what are we measuring and how is it translational?” The Behavior Special Topics (BeST) Meetings are a discussion forum for anything behavior-related aimed at broadening behavioral analysis understanding and skills in our trainees. The meetings are held every 4 weeks on Thursday at 2p (unless noted). Anyone interested is […]

11 Nov

Hosted by the Hope Center for Neurological Disorders The new Hope Center Lipid Metabolism Research Group gathers those who have made pioneering contributions in understanding the connection between lipid metabolism, immune activation and neurological/psychiatric disorders, and others who would like to know more about these contributions, better understand the role of lipid metabolism in health […]

11 Nov

Jason Dude: “Can Sleep-EEG features predict cognitive performance and Alzheimer disease pathology?”Iverchao Xu: “TBA” Hosted by the Hope Center Clocks & Sleep Club The Hope Center Clocks & Sleep Club discusses recent publications and data related to biological timing. For inquiries please contact the Hope Center.

14 Nov

Bioinformatics (BFX) Workshop: “R basics”

November 14, 2022
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mid-Campus Center (MCC) 11504 (11th floor conference room; Medical Campus)

“R basics” Supported by the ICTS Precision Health function, the Bioinformatics (BFX) workshop starts on September 12th. Come learn the fundamentals of computational genomics, engage in hands on examples to improve and expedite your research, use cloud computing, and expand your network of experts in this field. Open to all faculty, staff and students. Learn more. […]

17 Nov

“mRNA-TCR based therapeutic T cell to treat central nervous system injury” Hosted by the Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG) The BIG Works-in-Progress (WiP) meetings are designed for trainees to present ongoing work and receive feedback from the BIG community. WiPs will be in hybrid format and only available to a WashU audience. This […]

17 Nov

HYBRID Behavior Journal Club

November 17, 2022
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Zoom/Couch 6001B (Medical Campus, 4515 McKinley Ave)

NOTE date The Behavior Journal Club explores recent papers in the field of behavioral neuroscience with a focus on circuit dissection, new behavioral assays, and model characterization. The journal club meets at a new day and time: every 4 weeks on Thursday at 2pm, unless noted. Anyone interested is welcome to participate! Journal Club Format: […]