23 May

“Chemotherapy-induced neuropathy: From bedside to bench and back” This Monday Noon seminar mini-series is co-hosted by the WashU Hope Center for Neurological Disorders ,  Department of Developmental Biology and Department of Neurology. Mini-series: Development and Disorders of the Peripheral Nervous System Organizer, Mayssa Mokalled and Tony Tsai (WashU Developmental Biology) May 2: Alison Snyder-Warwick (WashU Surgery) May 9: Rejji Kuruvilla (Johns […]

23 May

“Encountering APOE in my journey as a physician-scientist” Hosted by the Division of Physician-Scientists For more information, please visit the Physician-Scientist Symposium website. For inquiries contact Jacqui Hawkins. 

24 May

“Ultrasound-based Elasticity Imaging and Therapeutics of Cancer and Neurodegenerative Disease” Hosted by the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology (MIR) The 2022 MIR Research Symposium will be held the afternoon of Tuesday, May 24th in the Eric P. Newman Education Center.  There will be a keynote speaker and center lectures.  The poster session will follow. Pratik Mukherjee, MD, […]

25 May

“Disease stage-dependent modeling of Huntington’s disease” The Hope Center NeuroRestorative Therapy Group (NRTG) meets on the 4th Wednesday of the month at 12p. Group meetings are open to the Washington University community. For inquires contact the Hope Center.

25 May

“Cellular immunotherapy against CNS malignancies” Hosted by the Siteman Cancer Center Formerly the Neuro-Oncology Research Focus Group Seminar Series, The Brain Tumor Center Seminar Series is held virtually on the 4th Wednesday of every month, 4-5p. Who can attend: This lecture series is designed for clinicians, basic science researchers, students, residents, fellows, post-doctoral scholars, and […]

25 May

“The Hidden Task in Functional MRI Scans: Sensory Modulation and Individual Differences in Start-of-Scan Effects” The Developmental Neuroimaging group meets each week on Wednesdays at 9am. For inquiries contact Max Herzberg.

26 May

“Building Circadian Medicine in a Pediatric Hospital” Hosted by the Center on Biological Rhythms and Sleep (COBRAS) We are excited to announce the first annual COBRAS Symposium to held on Thursday, May 26, 2022 from 1:00 – 5:00 in EPNEC, Seminar Room B.  Symposium information and register Meeting Agenda 1:00 – 1:15 Opening Remarks 1:15 – […]

27 May

  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

31 May

“Immunotherapy to defeat Alzheimer’s disease: Key role of bone-marrow derived macrophages” NOTE day, time Hosted by the Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG) Full Schedule, BIG Center seminar series For inquiries contact Tracy Duckett.    

1 Jun

Growing Up In Science: Yael Niv (Princeton University)

June 1, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDonnell Sciences 928 (Medical Campus)

  NOTE day 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 […]

2 Jun

“Structural Mechanisms of Allosteric Modulation in a Ligand-Gated Ion Channel” Hosted by the Center for Clinical Pharmacology The Center for Clinical Pharmacology is a joint collaboration between the Washington University School of Medicine and the University of Health Sciences & Pharmacy in St. Louis. For inquiries contact Amber Spies.

3 Jun

  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

3 Jun

Neuroscience TGIF

June 3, 2022
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Tables outside Farmstead Cafe (across from EPNEC)

  Please join us in celebrating this week’s TGIF! All are invited including students in any program as well as post docs. Please note the location — TGIF will be held at the covered tables outside Farmstead Café, across from EPNEC on the medical campus. Neuroscience TGIFs are brought to you by the McDonnell Center […]

6 Jun

Dana Shaw: “The immune balance necessary for natural spinal cord regeneration” Alexandra Litvinchuk: “The relationship between ApoE4 and lipid accumulation in glia of the P301S mouse model of tauopathy” Come listen to talks given by the Hope Center Award Winners (chosen from presenters at the Annual Hope Center Retreat in May 2022). The Monday Noon seminar series is hosted […]

7 Jun

Jason Purnell: “Making an Impact on Community Health” David Brown: “Population Health Strategies for Emergency Medicine” The 19th Annual Allen P. Klippel Honorary Lecture is hosted by the Department of Emergency Medicine View flyer and register for lecture For inquiries contact Kim Vaninger.  

9 Jun

  Hosted by the Department of Anesthesiology The ASSURE fellowship at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis provides college students from the St. Louis metro area an opportunity to engage in basic, clinical, and/or translational research projects. For inquiries contact Amber Spies.

10 Jun

  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

10 Jun

  Hosted by the Hope Center Clocks & Sleep Club Drs. Lucey and Herzog are representing the Center on Biological Rhythms and Sleep (COBRAS) Implementation/Policy Outreach Working Group. The Hope Center Clocks & Sleep Club discusses recent publications and data related to biological timing. For inquiries please contact the Hope Center.

10 Jun

  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 […]

13 Jun

“The role of dynorphin neurons in reward and aversion” The goal of the Neural Circuits Club is to provide a supportive community with a forum to present your work (or a published paper),  gain feedback, and improve you presentation skills. Work in progress, rotation projects, pre submission presentation for feedback, or work you think would […]

16 Jun

“Proteins on tap – Lysosomal regulation of axonal RNA transport and local translation” The Hope Center Lysosome Processing & Transport Group meets on the third Thursday of every other month.  For inquiries please contact the Hope Center.

16 Jun

ASSURE Program Research Seminar: Nicholas Gilpin (Louisiana State University Health)

June 16, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Moore Auditorium (Medical Campus, North Building)

  Hosted by the Department of Anesthesiology The ASSURE fellowship at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis provides college students from the St. Louis metro area an opportunity to engage in basic, clinical, and/or translational research projects. For inquiries contact Amber Spies.

17 Jun

HYBRID Neurology Grand Rounds

June 17, 2022
7:45 am - 8:45 am
Zoom/Connor Auditorium (Farrell LTC, Medical Campus)

  Hosted by the Department of Neurology Full schedule, Neurology Grand Rounds For inquiries contact Christine McIntosh.

17 Jun

Neuroscience TGIF

June 17, 2022
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Tables outside Farmstead Cafe (across from EPNEC)

  Please join us in celebrating this week’s TGIF! All are invited including students in any program as well as post docs. Please note the location — TGIF will be held at the covered tables outside Farmstead Café, across from EPNEC on the medical campus. Neuroscience TGIFs are brought to you by the McDonnell Center […]

22 Jun

“Shifting Paradigms in Metastatic Brain Tumors: Unleashing the Power of Genomics to Clinical Care” Hosted by the Siteman Cancer Center Formerly the Neuro-Oncology Research Focus Group Seminar Series, The Brain Tumor Center Seminar Series is held virtually on the 4th Wednesday of every month, 4-5p. Who can attend: This lecture series is designed for clinicians, […]

23 Jun

ASSURE Program Research Seminar: Ishmail Abdus-Saboor (Columbia University)

June 23, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Moore Auditorium (Medical Campus, North Building)

  Hosted by the Department of Anesthesiology The ASSURE fellowship at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis provides college students from the St. Louis metro area an opportunity to engage in basic, clinical, and/or translational research projects. For inquiries contact Amber Spies.

7 Jul

Growing Up In Science: Tamara Hershey (WashU Psychiatry)

July 7, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDonnell Sciences 928 (Medical Campus)

  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 […]

8 Jul

  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 […]

2 Aug

“PTSD and the COVID-19 Pandemic” Hosted by the WashU Brown School of Social Work View event information and register While many people are starting to feel that life is returning to something like normal, some people have experienced the COVID-19 pandemic as a traumatic stressor and are having lingering effects consistent with PTSD. In this […]