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
September 18, 2013

12:00 PM

"The Evidence for ALS as a Disorder of RNA Metabolism"

Michael J. Strong, MD, FRCP

Dean of the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
Professor and Co-Chair, Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences
The University of Western Ontario


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 Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 AM in the Davis Auditorium. For details, please contact our academic office at (802) 656-4588.

Upcoming Lectures
Date Title Speaker/Affiliation
December 5, 2013 "Information Processing, Neuronal Synchrony, Cognition and Epilepsy "

Pierre-Pascal Lenck-Santini, PhD

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurological Sciences
University of Vermont

December 12, 2013

"An Overview of Narcolepsy"

Ann Augustine, MD

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurological Sciences
University of Vermont


For a list of past lectures, please click here.

Annual Conferences

Society for Neuroscience

November 9 - 13, 2013

San Diego, CA

American Academy of Neurology

March 16 - 23, 2013

San Diego, CA

Cognitive Neuroscience Society

April 13 - 16, 2013

San Francisco, CA

International Society for Posture & Gait Research

June 22 - 26, 2013

Akita, Japan

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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