21 May

The symposium will honor Dr. Gary Stormo and is hosted by the Department of Genetics. The Department of Genetics will celebrate the career of Dr. Gary Stormo on May 21, 2024, with the Stormo Symposium on Computational Biology.  It is an all-day symposium (9am-5pm) in Moore Auditorium, with 12 speakers comprised of Dr. Stormo’s former mentees and collaborators. There […]

21 May

Hosted by the Department of Anesthesiology Join us for an EMPOWERING half-day symposium designed to UPLIFT voices and CELEBRATE the diversity of experiences among individuals with genetic, physical, behavioral, or intellectual differences.  Attendees will engage with inspiring stories, form meaningful connections, and promote education and advocacy. We aim to model inclusion through our shared humanity and acknowledgment of more similarities than differences. […]

21 May

NOTE location Hosted by the Charles F. and Joanne Knight Alzheimer Disease Research Center (Knight ADRC) Please Note: This is a hybrid seminar. The in-person event will be held at the Fort Neuroscience Research Building, Room 1101 (first floor, behind the welcome desk). You will need your badge to access the NRB. Full schedule, Knight […]

22 May

Hosted by the McDonnell Genome Institute (MGI), Center for Translational Bioinformatics (CTBI) and Department of Genetics For inquiries contact Kim Leahy at leahyk@wustl.edu.

23 May

The R25 Neurology Fellow Research Symposium and the Irvine Levy Visiting Lectureship is hosted by the Department of Neurology.  The symposium begins at 12p (Holden Auditorium) followed by the Levy Lecture at 1:00p (Moore Auditorium). Schedule R25 Symposium – Holden Auditorium 12:00 PM     Welcoming remarks 12:10 PM      Introductory remarks     12:20 PM      Session (R25 grantee speakers) 1:00 […]

24 May

Systems Journal Club: Padoa-Schioppa lab (WashU Neuroscience)

May 24, 2024
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Fort Neuroscience Research Building 10101 (NRB 10th floor; Medical Campus)

The Systems Journal Club has spirited discussions of recent systems neuroscience papers, covering sensory, motor and cognitive issues. If you have questions about schedule, food, computer setup, and the like, please email Yuma Kanazawa and Waleed Babar. Pizza at 11:45a. Full schedule and archives, Systems Journal Club For inquiries or to be added to the journal club […]

24 May

The June Jessee Memorial Lecture is hosted by the Department of Pediatrics This will be a presentation about the UDNF (Undiagnosed Diseases Network Foundation) and PEER groups. For inquiries contact undiagnosed@wustl.edu.

28 May

Hosted by the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology (MIR). The Division of Radiological Sciences cordially invites you to attend the 2024 MIR Research Symposium scheduled on Tuesday, May 28, 2024 in the Eric P. Newman Education Center from 12:00 to 5:00.  This year’s keynote lecturer is Pamela Woodard, MD, Keynote Lecture with Opening Remarks on the state of […]

30 May

Hosted by IDDRC Network Seminar from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) This seminar’s speaker will be: Xilma Ortiz-González, MD, PhD, an Assistant Professor of Neurology & Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. Don’t miss out on this upcoming seminar brimming with enriching and valuable information. Please feel free to share this information within […]

31 May

Systems Journal Club: Kepecs lab (WashU Neuroscience)

May 31, 2024
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Fort Neuroscience Research Building 10101 (NRB 10th floor; Medical Campus)

The Systems Journal Club has spirited discussions of recent systems neuroscience papers, covering sensory, motor and cognitive issues. If you have questions about schedule, food, computer setup, and the like, please email Yuma Kanazawa and Waleed Babar. Pizza at 11:45a. Full schedule and archives, Systems Journal Club For inquiries or to be added to the journal club […]

3 Jun

Presentations by winners of the 2024 Hope Center Awards Vishnu Muraleedharan Saraswathy: “Single-cell analysis of innate spinal cord regeneration identifies intersecting modes of neuronal repair”Julie Choi: “Single-Cell Sciatic Nerve Atlas Unveils Il-1β+ Macrophages and T Cells as Drivers of Neurodegeneration in a SARMopathy Mouse Model”Yuxiao Xu: “Mapping regenerative stem cells during innate spinal cord repair” […]

6 Jun

The 3rd Annual COBRAS Symposium on Sleep and Circadian Biology is hosted by the Center on Biological Rhythms and Sleep (COBRAS). Schedule 1:00p Opening Remarks Presentation of 2024 Feldman Fellow 1:15p Presentations from COBRAS Members: 2:30p Data Blitz 3:00p Keynote Address: Joseph Takahashi, PhD – “Circadian Clocks and Their Role in Aging and Longevity” 4:00p […]

6 Jun

CVRC Seminar: Allison Miller (Lang lab, WashU Physical Therapy)

June 6, 2024
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Zoom/Connor Auditorium (Farrell LTC, Medical Campus)

NOTE location Cerebrovascular Research Community (CVRC) Seminars are designed for all who conduct research related to stroke & cerebrovascular diseases and neurovascular injury & repair, including the clinical, basic, and translational sciences.  Full schedule, CVRC Seminars For inquiries contact Francesca Ryan.

6 Jun

DOVS Winston Fellow Award Competition

June 6, 2024
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Moore Auditorium (Medical Campus, North Building)

Hosted by the Interdisciplinary Training in Vision Science (ITVS) Pathway and the John F. Hardesty, MD Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences (DOVS) Students enrolled in the Interdisciplinary Training in Vision Science (ITVS) Pathway will present their research and compete for the inaugural Winston Fellow Award in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. Postdoctoral Finalists Tim Lee, […]

7 Jun

Advancing Neuroscience Seminar: Tychele Turner (WashU Gentics), Yo-El Ju (WashU Neurology), Joshua Rubin (WashU Pediatrics)

June 7, 2024
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Fort Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium (NRB, 1st floor; Medical Campus)

In celebration of the new Neuroscience Research Building, the Advancing Neuroscience seminars are designed to showcase the Washington University Neuroscience Community. Seminars are organized by Linda Richards (WashU Neuroscience) and David Holtzman (WashU Neurology). For inquiries contact Erica Gibbs at egibbs@wustl.edu.

7 Jun

Systems Journal Club: Snyder lab (WashU Neuroscience)

June 7, 2024
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Fort Neuroscience Research Building 10101 (NRB 10th floor; Medical Campus)

The Systems Journal Club has spirited discussions of recent systems neuroscience papers, covering sensory, motor and cognitive issues. If you have questions about schedule, food, computer setup, and the like, please email Yuma Kanazawa and Waleed Babar. Pizza at 11:45a. Full schedule and archives, Systems Journal Club For inquiries or to be added to the journal club […]

7 Jun

Physician-Scientist Symposium: Rodney Newberry (WashU Medicine), Julie Schwarz (WashU Radiation Oncology)

June 7, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Eric P. Newman Education Center, Seminar Room B (EPNEC; Medical Campus)

Hosted by the Division of Physician-Scientists Join us for the fourth annual WU Physician-Scientist Symposium highlighting the work of Washington University Physician-Scientist Trainees with keynotes by William H. Danforth Washington University Physician-Scientist Scholars Drs. Rodney Newberry and Julie Schwarz.  View event information Agenda Morning Session 9:00 AM Welcome Remarks9:15 AM Rodney Newberry, MD (Dr. Nicholas V. […]

14 Jun

Systems Journal Club: Monosov lab (WashU Neuroscience)

June 14, 2024
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Fort Neuroscience Research Building 10101 (NRB 10th floor; Medical Campus)

The Systems Journal Club has spirited discussions of recent systems neuroscience papers, covering sensory, motor and cognitive issues. If you have questions about schedule, food, computer setup, and the like, please email Yuma Kanazawa and Waleed Babar. Pizza at 11:45a. Full schedule and archives, Systems Journal Club For inquiries or to be added to the journal club […]

14 Jun

Hosted by the Hope Center for Neurological Disorders The 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 and […]

19 Jun

MIND Meeting: Rajeev Aurora (Saint Louis University), Daniel Lee (Randolph lab, WashU Pathology & Immunology)

June 19, 2024
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McDonnell Pediatric Research Building 8108, 8th Floor (Medical Campus)

Data blitz meetings of MIND: Microbiome, Immunology, Neuroscience Discussions MIND Meetings are on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 2 to 3 pm in McDonnell Pediatric Research Building (MPRB), 8th floor conference room (room 8101). Motivated postdocs and faculty members are welcome to participate! Snacks will be provided! Full schedule, MIND Meetings For inquiries contact […]

20 Jun

CVRC Seminar: Adam Bauer lab (WashU Radiology)

June 20, 2024
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Zoom/Holden Auditorium (Farrell LTC, Medical Campus)

Cerebrovascular Research Community (CVRC) Seminars are designed for all who conduct research related to stroke & cerebrovascular diseases and neurovascular injury & repair, including the clinical, basic, and translational sciences.  Full schedule, CVRC Seminars For inquiries contact Francesca Ryan.

27 Jun

Collaborative Pilot Award: “Testing human-specific microglial enhancers of Alzheimer’s risk gene orthologs via deep learning and functional validation”Individual Pilot Award: “The last Frontier: Small RNA epitranscriptome in Alzheimer’s Disease” Hosted by the NeuroGenomics and Informatics (NGI) Center Collaborative Pilot Award winners Individual Pilot Award winner For inquiries contact the NGI Center.

12 Jul

“Loss of dihydroceramide desaturase drives neurodegeneration by disrupting endoplasmic reticulum and lipid droplet homeostasis in glial cells” Hosted by the Hope Center for Neurological Disorders The 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 […]

17 Jul

MIND Meeting: Marta Celorrio (Friess lab, WashU Pediatrics)

July 17, 2024
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McDonnell Pediatric Research Building 8108, 8th Floor (Medical Campus)

Data blitz meetings of MIND: Microbiome, Immunology, Neuroscience Discussions MIND Meetings are on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 2 to 3 pm in McDonnell Pediatric Research Building (MPRB), 8th floor conference room (room 8101). Motivated postdocs and faculty members are welcome to participate! Snacks will be provided! Full schedule, MIND Meetings For inquiries contact […]

19 Jul

Celeste Karch: “TBA”Hong Chen: “TBA”Thomas Papouin: “Mapping the contribution of astrocytes to brain computation and outputs” In celebration of the new Neuroscience Research Building, the Advancing Neuroscience seminars are designed to showcase the Washington University Neuroscience Community. Seminars are organized by Linda Richards (WashU Neuroscience) and David Holtzman (WashU Neurology). For inquiries contact Erica Gibbs […]