Adekunle Bademosi, UQ : "Lateral trapping of syntaxin1A in nanodomains: key to neuroexocytosis?"

28 March 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Adekunle Bademosi (PhD Exit Seminar)
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

YeJin Chai, UQ :

4 April 2018 11:00am12:00pm
YeJin Chai (PhD Exit Seminar)
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Jazzing up the Brain

10 April 2018 6:00pm7:00pm

Dr Nathalie Dehorter, ANU : "Molecular Control of Interneuron Identity"

11 April 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Nathalie Dehorter
Group Leader at the Eccles Institute for Neuroscience,
The John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University, Canberra

Dr Yajie Sun, UQ

2 May 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Yajie Sun
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

MND Awareness Breakfast

9 May 2018 7:00am8:30am
Join us for an informative breakfast session highlighting Motor Neurone Disease research at the Queensland Brain Institute.

Professor Jonathon Howard, Yale : "Dendritic Branching Morphogenesis: Motors and Cytoskeleton"

11 May 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Jonathon Howard
Eugene Higgins Professor of Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry Yale University, USA

Marge Maallo, UQ

16 May 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Marge Maallo (PhD Exit Seminar)
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland


International Leaders in Neuroscience Seminar : Professor Marcel Kool, German Cancer Research Center : "Molecular characterization of pediatric brain tumors and preclinical models"

20 March 2018 4:00pm5:00pm
Professor Marcel Kool
German Cancer Research Center, Division of Pediatric Neurooncology, Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

A/Professor Ethan Scott, UQ : "Whole-brain imaging of sensory processing in larval zebrafish”

14 March 2018 11:00am12:00pm
A/Professor Ethan Scott
Head, Laboratory for Neural Circuits and Behaviour, School of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Queensland
International Women’s Day 2018

International Women’s Day 2018

8 March 2018 12:00pm
International Women’s Day Discussion Followed By The Inaugural QBI Networking Lunch
Please join us on International Women’s Day for a lively discussion on “Whose responsibility is it to effect change?” Hear about challenges, accomplishments and what role organisations versus individuals play in effecting change. 

Casey Linton, UQ : "Function and regulation of the fusogen EFF-1 during axonal repair"

7 March 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Casey Linton (PhD Exit Seminar)
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

A/Professor Sajikumar Sreedharan, National University of Singapore : "The p75 neurotrophin receptor is a necessary mediator of synaptic and behavioral changes induced by sleep deprivation"

28 February 2018 11:00am12:00pm
A/Professor Saji Kumar Sreedharan
Department of Physiology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117597

Shanzhi Yan, UQ : "NMDA Receptors in the Neural Circuit Underlying Fear Learning"

21 February 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Shanzhi Yan (PhD Exit Seminar)
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

International Leaders in Neuroscience Seminar : Professor Dame Linda Partridge, Max Planck Institute Germany and University College London : "The ageing fly nervous system"

14 February 2018 4:00pm5:00pm
Professor Dame Linda Partridge
Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne, Germany and Institute for Healthy Ageing, and GEE, University College London, UK

Dr Lin Kooi Ong, University of Newcastle : “Modulating the trajectory of brain recovery after stroke from bench to bedside"

7 February 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Lin Kooi Ong
School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy
University of Newcastle

Professor Mike Cousin, Edinburgh University : “Activity-dependent bulk endocytosis: presynaptic function and dysfunction in Huntington’s Disease”  

23 January 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Mike Cousin
Chair of Neuronal Cell Biology, Centre for Integrative Physiology, Hugh Robson Building, University of Edinburgh,
Edinburgh,  Scotland

Professor Josh Kaplan, Harvard : "From compost to the clinic: using C. elegans to study psychiatric disorders"

18 January 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Josh Kaplan
Department of Neurobiology Harvard Medical School Boston, MA 02115 USA

Dr Rachel Templin, UQ : "Circular polarization vision in stomatopod crustaceans"

10 January 2018 11:00am12:00pm
PhD Exit Seminar by Dr Rachel Templin, Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland
in the Physiology Lectures Theatres (Building 63), Room 358

Professor Mandayam A. Srinivasan, USA : "Haptics: Science, Technology, and Applications"

20 December 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Prof. Mandayam A. Srinivasan
TouchLab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

BLiSS Brisbane Life Science ECR Symposium

14 December 2017 8:15am
Discuss | Network | Collaborate

Systems & Computational Neuroscience Down Under (SCiNDU) 2017

13 December 2017 9:00am15 December 2017 5:00pm
Joint meeting with the 10th Australasian Workshop on Neuro-Engineering and Computational Neuroscience, and the 2017 QBI Plasticity Workshop.

Dr James Daniel, Germany : "Wrestling with SUMO at the synapse"

12 December 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Dr James Daniel
Molecular Neurobiology Group, Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine, Göttingen 37075, Germany

The 2nd Super-Resolution Microscopy Symposium 2017

7 December 2017 8:45am
This forum highlights super-resolution imaging techniques and novel scientific concepts emanating from using these techniques.

Professor Rena Li and Professor Yong Shen, China : "Sex-specific targets to Alzheimer’s disease" and "Why is a single molecule, BACE1, involved with multiple types of brain disorders?”

30 November 2017 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor Rena Li, Beijing Institute of Brain Disorders, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China and
Professor Yong Shen, Neurodegenerative Disorder Research Center, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China

Jenny Pavlides, UQ : "Integrating genome-wide association study data with gene expression to understand complex traits and common diseases"

30 November 2017 10:15am11:00am
MPhil Exit Seminar by Jenny Pavlides, Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland
in the IMB (Building 80), Level 3 Large Seminar Room (3.142)

Dr Melissa Sharpe, Princeton : "The contribution of dopamine to the model-based world"

29 November 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Melissa Sharpe
Princeton Neuroscience Institute & National Institute on Drug Abuse
Princeton, New Jersey 

Deep Brain Stimulation Symposium 2017

24 November 2017 9:00am25 November 2017 4:15pm
The 2017 DBS Symposium  is supported by the Asia-Pacific Centre for Neuromodulation (APCN) which is in collaboration with Medtronic and St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital. 

Professor Stephen Williams, UQ : "Cholinergic modulation is an essential component of neocortical circuit computations"

22 November 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Stephen Williams
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland


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