20 Apr

“Cognitive Intraindividual Variability, Phosphorylated Tau Sites, and Functional Brain Organization in AD” Hosted by the Charles F. and Joanne Knight Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (Knight ADRC) Full schedule, Knight ADRC seminars For inquiries contact Jennifer Phillips.

20 Apr

“Advancing neuroimaging to extract neural and physiological dynamics” Hosted by the NeuroImaging Laboratories (NIL) Brief bio: Dr. Jingyuan Chen is an Instructor at the Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Harvard Medical School. Dr. Chen received her PhD from Stanford University, with a major in Electrical Engineering and a minor […]

20 Apr

“The importance of protein dynamics for kinase activation and inhibitor design: The case of ERK2” The Carl and Gerty Cori Lecture is hosted the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics. For inquiries contact Melissa Torres.

21 Apr

“Imaging capillary and single-cell oxygen reserve in sickle cell disease patients”  The Hope Center Neurovascular Injury & Repair Group meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 4-5p. For inquiries contact the Hope Center.

21 Apr

“Exploring the Role of B Cells in the Formation of Ectopic Lymphoid Tissue During Neuroinflammation” The Center for Neuroimmunology & Neuroinfectious Diseases (CNND) hosts a number of multi departmental conferences. The Basic Science meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month from 9-10 am. Full schedule, CNND Basic Science Meetings. For inquiries contact Claudia […]

21 Apr

“Biospecimen Resources for Biomarker Validation” 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 […]

21 Apr

“Predictors of Cognitive Impairment and Resilience: The Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging (BLSA) and Beyond” Hosted by Dean Wong (WashU Radiology) Brief Bio: Dr. Resnick received her Ph.D. in Differential Psychology and Behavioral Genetics from the University of Minnesota and completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Neuropsychology and Neuroimaging at the University of Pennsylvania. She was Research […]

21 Apr

“Initiation of a conserved trophectoderm program in human, cow and mouse embryos” The Regeneration, Aging, and Development (RAD) Research Forum Series is hosted by the Department of Developmental Biology. Full schedule, Developmental Biology seminars For inquiries contact Kati Riebold.

21 Apr

Andrea Bredemeyer: Data talk Kyoung Mi Park: 5 Minute Tech Talk The Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Differentiation Work-in-Progress (HPSC WIP) talks are organized by Kristen Kroll, Thorold Theunissen, Jeffrey Millman and Angela Bowman of the Center of Regenerative Medicine (CRM). This group aims to bring together trainees and faculty working on human stem cell and […]

22 Apr

“Genomic Roadmaps Forge Pathways to Vision” Host: Philip Ruzycki (WashU Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences) 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.

22 Apr

“Spasticity may obscure motor learning ability after stroke“ 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. There will be 12 virtual sessions with key speakers […]

22 Apr

“Regenerative Peripheral Nerve Interfaces for Advanced Prosthetic Control and Prevention of Neuropathic Pain” Hosted by the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery The Research and Innovation in Plastic Surgery seminar series is a recurring monthly research series that showcases Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery research ranging from basic science, translational, and clinical. Topics of these research […]

22 Apr

“Piping Data between Surveys” Hosted by the Becker Library and Institute for Informatic’s (I²) Data Management and Sharing Services​ In this session, learn to use piping and action tags. Piping allows data submitted in one survey or data entry from to be “piped” automatically into another. Action tags provide increased functionality to fields.  All sessions will […]

22 Apr

“Mindreading, Emotion-Regulation, and Oppression” Hosted by  the Department of Philosophy Abstract: Until recently, most theorists have argued that people attribute propositional attitudes (henceforth APA) in order to secure epistemic benefits like prediction and explanation. These abilities are realized in our psychology via either theoretical or simulative mechanisms. Nevertheless, some theorists have shifted the focus away […]

22 Apr

  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 only WashU scientists. This group meets every other […]

23 Apr

“Experimental organisms, neuron regeneration, and the curious case of the lamprey in the history of the neurosciences, 1870s-present” Hosted by  History and Philosophy of Science & Medicine (HPSM) Abstract: In this talk, I will explore the recurrent roles of lampreys in the history of neurobiology, especially with regards to studies of central nervous system (CNS) […]

23 Apr

“The Impact of Climate Change on Infectious Diseases” How does the health of the environment affect our health? Catastrophic events, human migration and disease transmission are on the rise because of climate change. Learn from national and local experts about these issues and what you can do to address them at the 8th Annual Global […]

23 Apr

  Hosted by the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Genetic and Genomic Medicine Featured Speakers Brian Gage, MD (WashU Medicine) “Genetic Informatics Trial (GIFT) of Warfarin Therapy to Prevent DVT” Minoli Perera, PhD (Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine) “Minority Pharmacogenomics: Discovery and Translation” Steven Leeder, PharmD, PhD (University of Missouri-Kansas City) “GOLDILOKs: Genomic-and Ontogeny-Linked Does […]

23 Apr

  Hosted by the WashU Mallinkrodt Institute of Radiology (MIR), Siteman Cancer Center, Molecular Imaging Center (MIC), Center for Multiple Myeloma Nanotherapy (CMMN), NIH National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, NIH National Cancer Institute The retreat is open to all grad-students, postdocs, faculty, and staff! Register here For inquiries contact Dana Wilhelm.

23 Apr

  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

23 Apr

“PARP-1 Radiotracers for PET Imaging and Small Molecule Targeted Alpha Radiotherapeutics” Hosted by the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology’s (MIR) PET Radiotracer Translation and Resource Center (PET-RTRC) Abstract: PARP inhibitors (PARPi) have proven to be an important class of compounds for treating cancer patients having BRCA1/2 mutations or other deficiencies in homologous recombination repair. Unfortunately, ~50% […]

26 Apr

“Early Brain Development in Trisomy 21: Considerations for Neurodegeneration in the context of a Neurodevelopmental Disorder” This Monday Noon seminar mini-series is co-hosted by the WashU Hope Center for Neurological Disorders, the Department of Neurology, and the Department of Developmental Biology. Mini-series: Down Syndrome links to Neurodegenerative Diseases Joint series with the Department of Developmental Biology Organizer, […]

27 Apr

 “Hearing, speaking, and brain health with participants from the MAP and MDC” Hosted by the Charles F. and Joanne Knight Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (Knight ADRC) Full schedule, Knight ADRC seminars For inquiries contact Jennifer Phillips.  

28 Apr

“A circuit informational approach to decision-making and it’s disruption in drug dependence” Host: WashU Dept. of Neuroscience trainees Join the webinar Department of Neuroscience seminars For inquiries contact Debbie Pfeiffer.

28 Apr

“ICTS Resources for Human Genetic Research” 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 […]

28 Apr

“PGY-3 PRREP presentations” Tashalee Brown: “Dismantling structural racism in psychiatry: a basic scientist’s approach” Cory Patrick: “Quantifying the effect of copy number variants on autistic traits” Darin Quach: “Vagal Nerve Stimulation in Treatment-Resistant Depression: Whatever Happens in Vagus May Not Stay in Vagus” Hosted by the Department of Psychiatry For inquiries contact Cindy Hartwig.

28 Apr

“Evidence-based Practices that Support Mental and Emotional Well-being” Hosted by the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Session Description: In this presentation, we will explore and practice 5 different evidence-based practices for our mental and emotional well-being. These practices will be aimed at empowering each of us to utilize a variety of simple techniques for stress-reduction […]