25 Jan

“T cell regulation of brain tumor formation and growth” This Monday Noon seminar mini-series is co-hosted by the WashU Hope Center for Neurological Disorders and Department of Neurology. Mini-series: T cells and brain disease Organizer, Naresha Saligrama (WashU Neurology) January 4: Robyn Klein (WashU Medicine) January 11: Michal Schwartz (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel) January 25: David Gutmann […]

25 Jan

“Imaging the Human Corpus Callosum Before Birth – from Fetal Brain Atlases to Prognostic Markers” Hosted by the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center (IDDRC) and the Department of Neuroscience. The IDDRC Seminars for Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research brings in WashU faculty and other experts across disciplines whose research has particular implications for interventions in neurodevelopmental disorders. […]

25 Jan

“Predation, cannibalism and self-recognition in nematodes: from Genetics to Epigenetics and the significance of Phenotypic Plasticity for evolution” Hosted by the Department of Developmental Biology Full schedule, Developmental Biology seminars For inquiries contact Kati Riebold.

26 Jan

“In Vivo Patch-Clamp Recordings Reveal Distinct Subthreshold Signatures and Threshold Dynamics of Midbrain Dopamine Neurons” Full schedule, Department of Anesthesiology Research Seminars For inquiries contact Christina Caldwell.  

26 Jan

“Rhythms and Blues: Dissection of the Core Features of Bipolar Disorder” Hosted by the Department of Psychiatry The Samuel B. Guze Lecture takes the place of this week’s Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds. For inquiries contact Cindy Hartwig.

27 Jan

“Longitudinal Projects” Hosted by the Becker Library and Institute for Informatic’s (I²) Data Management and Sharing Services​ Learn to set up a longitudinal project and use the scheduling and calendar tools. All sessions will be recorded and posted to the REDCap Workshop Recordings webpage. Learn more and register (required) A Zoom link will be provided […]

27 Jan

VIRTUAL Longer Life Foundation Q & A Session

January 27, 2021
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Zoom conference

An interactive session with Dr. Dominic Reeds, Director of the Longer Life Center, and Dr. Dan Zimmerman, Managing Director of the Longer Life Foundation, will be held on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 from 9:00 – 10:00 AM via Zoom. Registration is required (link below). This Q&A session is offered to provide feedback on potential ideas […]

27 Jan

Ron Bose: “HER2 Activating Mutations in Breast and Colorectal Cancer” Joseph Ippolito: “Characterizing sex differences in cancer cell nutrient consumption” Hosted by the Siteman Cancer Center Mechanisms of Cancer Biology Program For inquiries contact Sayako Smith.

27 Jan

“Pilot studies with single-injection, two-condition [11C]raclopride PET” Hosted by Dean Wong (WashU Radiology) Background: Kevin J. Black, M.D., is Professor in the departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, Radiology and Neuroscience at WUSM. He is a board-certified neuropsychiatrist who completed a movement disorders fellowship in 1996 under the mentorship of Joel Perlmutter, M.D. He is board certified […]

27 Jan

“Genomics of Microbes & Microbiomes” Hosted by the Clinical Research Training Center (CRTC) This lecture series is designed for clinicians and other interested persons, including basic science researchers, students, residents, fellows, postdoctoral scholars, and anyone else who wishes to learn more about these topics from WUSM faculty experts. Students interested in enrolling in the seminar […]

27 Jan

“Primary cilia as mechanosensing regulators of vascular stability during embryonic development” The Regeneration, Aging, and Development (RAD) Research Forum Series is hosted by the Department of Developmental Biology and the Center of Regenerative Medicine. For inquiries contact Kati Riebold.

28 Jan

“Prosthetic models” We are pleased to invite curious minds to participate in the Motor Control & Brain Plasticity Virtual Journal Club. The sessions will happen bi-weekly on Thursdays at 12PM CST beginning 12/10/20 through 05/20/21, with a break during holidays. Topic: Whether building something means you understand it Abstract: What are the relative epistemic merits of […]

28 Jan

“The circadian clock regulates astrocyte amyloid beta uptake mechanisms” Hosted by the Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG) The BIG Works-in-Progress (WiP) meetings are meant to be a space where trainees can present and seek feedback within the WashU community about ongoing work. Speakers can be postdocs or graduate students. The audience will include […]

28 Jan

“Cells and signals in nerve regeneration across biomaterials” Hosted by the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery The Plastic Surgery Research Seminars is a recurring monthly research series that showcases Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery research ranging from basic science, translational, and clinical. Topics of these research areas include: nerve injury and surgical management, tissue engineering, […]

28 Jan

“Glaucoma and COVID-19…Affecting People’s Lives in Similar Ways” Full schedule, Vision Science seminars Vision Science Seminars are held weekly on Thursday morning (10-11a, unless noted) from September to May. For inquiries contact Macey Alexander.

29 Jan

  The Systems Journal Club has spirited discussions of recent systems neuroscience papers, covering sensory, motor and cognitive issues. We will meet virtually via Zoom until further notice. For inquiries or to be added to the journal club list, contact Camillo Padoa-Schioppa or Larry Snyder (WashU Dept. of Neuroscience). Full schedule and archives, Systems Journal Club

1 Feb

“The cognitive psychology of poverty and crime” Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences Promoting Diversity & Inclusivity events Register in advance After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. For inquiries contact psych@wustl.edu.

1 Feb

  This Monday Noon seminar mini-series is co-hosted by the WashU Hope Center for Neurological Disorders and Department of Neurology. Mini-series: T cells and brain disease Organizer, Naresha Saligrama (WashU Neurology) January 4: Robyn Klein (WashU Medicine) January 11: Michal Schwartz (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel) January 25: David Gutmann (WashU Neurology) February 1: Gavin Dunn (WashU Neurosurgery) […]

2 Feb

“A mechanism of metabolic sensing by SARM1 to trigger axon degeneration” The Hope Center Axon Injury & Repair Group meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month from 4-5p via Zoom until further notice. For inquiries contact the Hope Center.

3 Feb

“A Microfluidic Platform for Culture and Assessment of Organoids” The Hope Center NeuroRestorative Therapy Group (NRTG) typically meets on the 1st Wednesday of the month at 4p. Group meetings are open to the Washington University community. For inquires contact the Hope Center.

3 Feb

“Analysis of the Human Virome” Hosted by the Clinical Research Training Center (CRTC) This lecture series is designed for clinicians and other interested persons, including basic science researchers, students, residents, fellows, postdoctoral scholars, and anyone else who wishes to learn more about these topics from WUSM faculty experts. Students interested in enrolling in the seminar […]

4 Feb

VIRTUAL BIG Center Seminar

February 4, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Zoom conference

  Hosted by the Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG) The BIG Seminar Series is meant to showcase polished projects, published or unpublished. Speakers can be faculty, postdocs, or graduate students who have a largely completed project. The audience will include WashU and non-WashU scientists unless otherwise requested by the speaker. For inquiries contact […]

4 Feb

“Bioengineering for COVID-19: Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx) at Unprecedented Speed and Scale” NOTE time Hosted by the Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) Full list, Biomedical Engineering (BME) seminars For inquiries contact Suesy Seel.

5 Feb

“Molecular Characterization of Autosomal Dominant and Sporadic Alzheimer Disease Brains Leveraging Single Nuclei RNA-Sequencing” The Hope Center Neurogenetics & Transcriptomics Group meets virtually on the 1st Friday of each month from 1:00-2:00 pm. For inquiries contact the Hope Center.

5 Feb

  The Systems Journal Club has spirited discussions of recent systems neuroscience papers, covering sensory, motor and cognitive issues. We will meet virtually via Zoom until further notice. For inquiries or to be added to the journal club list, contact Camillo Padoa-Schioppa or Larry Snyder (WashU Dept. of Neuroscience). Full schedule and archives, Systems Journal Club