University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Neurological Sciences


Seminars, Grand Rounds, and Events

Students show their research posters at the 2013 Neuroscience, Behavior, and Health Research Forum



Neuroscience Seminar Series

The Neuroscience Seminar Series is sponsored by the Department of Neurological Sciences, the Neuroscience Center of Biomedical Research Excellence, the Neuroscience, Behavior, and Health Initiative,   the Vermont Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience, and the Neuroscience Graduate Program. All seminars are in HSRF 400 unless otherwise noted.

Seminar Schedule
Date Time Title Speaker/Affiliation





Neuroscience Graduate Program Student Journal Club

ANNB 381/382 is a graduate student-run journal club with research presentations and critical review of the literature in the neurosciences. Participation is open to all graduate students, but required of Neuroscience Graduate Program and Anatomy and Neurobiology Graduate students each semester.

For more details and a schedule of upcoming presentations, please refer to the NGP Student Journal Club website.

Neuroscience Grand Rounds

Neuroscience Grand Rounds are held September through June on Fridays from 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Davis Auditorium. For details, please contact our academic office at (802) 656-4588.

Upcoming Lectures
Date Title Speaker/Affiliation
May 1, 2015

“Progressive Supranuclear Palsy”




Lawrence Golbe, MD
Professor of Neurology
Director, Division of Movement Disorders
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

May 8, 2015




“Epidemiology of Functioning”



Gerold Stucki, MD, MS
Professor and Chair
Department of Health Sciences and Health Policy
University of Lucerne, Switzerland
Director, Swiss Paraplegic Research, Nottwil, Switzerland
Director, ICF Research Branch, WHO FIC CC Germany


May 15, 2015

“Clinical and Physician Integration Project”

Claude Deschamps, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer, UVM Medical Group; Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs,
UVM College of Medicine

Howard Schapiro, MD
Chief Clinical Integration Officer
University of Vermont Medical Center


May 22, 2015

“Improving Outcomes in Early Onset Epilepsy”

Helen Cross, MB ChB PhD
Prince of Wales’s Chair of Childhood Epilepsy
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
London, England


For a list of past lectures, please click here.

Annual Conferences

Society for Neuroscience

November 15 - 19, 2014

Washington, DC

American Academy of Neurology

April 26 - May 3, 2014

Philadelphia, PA

Cognitive Neuroscience Society

April 5 - 8, 2014

San Francisco, CA

International Society for Posture & Gait Research

June 29 - July 3, 2014

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Neuroscience-Related Events at UVM

Neuroscience, Behavior, and Health Research Forum

Neuroscience Graduate Program Calendar of Events

Continuing Medical Education Grand Rounds (CME GR): A searchable database including Neuroscience, Psychiatry, Surgery, and other clinical specialties at the College of Medicine

College of Medicine Events: This is a partial listing of College of Medicine events. Many departments list events on their individual web sites; click here for a list of departments.

Seminar Archives

For a list of previous seminars, please follow the link below. Please check back soon for updated information.

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