28 Jan

“Biology of Essential Tremor: Studying the Underpinnings of the Second Most Common Neurodegenerative Disease” Hosted by the Department of Neurology The Joseph J. Gitt Visiting Professor Lecture honors the late St. Louis physician Joseph J. Gitt, and was established by his family, friends and professional associates because of his strong interest in clinical training in […]

28 Feb

HYBRID Erlanger-Gasser Lecture: Eva Nogales (University of California, Berkeley)

February 28, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zoom/Moore Auditorium (Medical Campus, North Building)

  Hosted by the Department of Cell Biology & Physiology The Erlanger-Gasser Lectures were initiated in 1989 to commemorate the contributions made by Joseph Erlanger and Herbert Gasser to Physiology and Medicine. Erlanger and Gasser won the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1944 for the introduction of the oscilloscope to study of electrical activity in the […]

8 Mar

Trotter Lecture: Beth Stevens (Children’s Hospital Boston) – “Mapping Microglia States to Function in Alzheimer’s Disease”

March 8, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom/Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC) Seminar Room B (Medical Campus)

“Mapping Microglia States to Function in Alzheimer’s Disease” The 39th Annual Mildred Trotter Lecture is hosted by the Department of Neuroscience. Reception to follow EPNEC Loge/Mezzanine For inquiries contact Chiquita Griffin.

15 Mar

O’Leary Prize Competition

March 15, 2022
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC) Seminar Room B (Medical Campus)

The Annual James L. O’Leary Prize Competition is held each year in conjunction with the O’Leary Lecture.  “Designed to acknowledge the most original and important accomplishments in Neuroscience research at WashU by a predoctoral or postdoctoral fellow” Stay tuned for more details! Learn more about the competition and see the list of past winners. Note that each year, […]

6 Apr

  The Neuroscience & Society Colloquium is hosted by the Office of Neuroscience Research (ONR) and features the William & Pudge Landau Lecture. Landau Lecturer: Melissa Hines, PhD (University of Cambridge) Panelists: Amy Cislo, PhD (WashU Women & Gender Studies) Christopher Lewis, MD (WashU Pediatrics) Joshua Rubin, MD, PhD (WashU Pediatrics) Organizers: Anneliese Schaefer (ONR; WashU Neurology), Deanna […]

13 Apr

Friedman Lecture: Patrick White (BJC Hospice) – “Serious Illness Care: Advances and Opportunities”

April 13, 2022
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC) Auditorium (Medical Campus)

“Serious Illness Care: Advances and Opportunities” Hosted by the Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging at the Institute for Public Health You’d expect to hear about innovation and creativity in the tech world or arts world, but in regards to end-of-life care? The truth is, how we care for people with serious illness has evolved […]

18 Apr

  The Annual Varner Lecture is hosted by the Department of Biology. Dominique C. Bergmann is a plant scientist with a specific focus on developmental biology and plant biology. Correspondingly, she is a professor of Biology at Stanford University and is in association with the Stanford Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine. For inquiries […]

25 Apr

“Cell Types as Building Blocks of Neural Circuits” The Annual Viktor Hamburger Lecture is sponsored by the WashU Department of Biology. Host: Ian Duncan (WashU Biology) Joshua R Sanes is an American neurobiologist who is known for his contributions to the understanding of synapse development. Throughout his career, Sanes has been the recipient of various awards and honors, […]

29 Apr

HYBRID Goldring Lecture

April 29, 2022
7:45 am - 8:45 am
Zoom/Connor Auditorium (Medical Campus, Farrell LTC)

  Hosted by the Department of Neurology  The Sidney Goldring Lecture takes the place of this week’s Neurology Grand Rounds. Full schedule, Neurology Grand Rounds For inquiries contact Christine McIntosh.