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
November 6, 2015

“Ethics and Professionalism Challenges Facing the Contemporary Physician”




James L. Bernat, M.D.
Professor of Neurology and Medicine
Neurology Department
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Lebanon, NH

November 13, 2015




“Position Encoding in the Hippocampus after Febrile Status Epilepticus”



Matthew Mahoney, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate
University of Vermont College of Medicine

November 20, 2015

“Dyslexia and Reading Imperatives: Implications from Neuroscience”

Blanche Podhajski, PhD
Stern Center for Language and Learning
Clinical Associate Professor of Neurological Sciences
University of Vermont College of Medicine


November 27, 2015




For a list of past lectures, please click here.

Annual Conferences

Society for Neuroscience

October 17-21, 2015

Chicago, IL

American Academy of Neurology

April 15-21, 2016

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Cognitive Neuroscience Society

April 2-5, 2016

New York

International Society for Posture & Gait Research

June 28 - July 2, 2015

Seville, Spain

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.

Last modified November 12 2015 01:00 PM