High School Student Lunch & Learn
Come meet other summer interns in the Conte Center & neighboring labs, and hear from a distinguished neurobiologist and author, Professor John E. Dowling:
Zebrafish: An animal that sees!
John E. Dowling, PhD
Gordon and Llura Gund Research Professor of Neurosciences
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Tues July 28
1:00 pm in Northwest 353
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday October 23, 2015
FEATURING LECTURES BY:
Simon Baron-Cohen, PhD
University of Cambridge, UK
David Eagleman, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
Takao Hensch, PhD
Harvard University and Boston Children's Hospital
Edward Hubbard, PhD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
David Lewkowicz, PhD
Daphne Maurer, PhD
McMaster University, Canada
Alvaro Pascual-Leone, MD, PhD
Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Summer Student Lunch & Learn
Come meet other summer interns in the Conte Center & neighboring labs, and hear from a postdoctoral fellow doing neuroscience research in the Dulac Lab.
"Neural circuits for instinctive behaviors in mice"
Dhananjay (DJ) Bambah-Mukku, PhD
"Exploring Neuroscience and Mental Health" Summer Workshop
The Conte Center & Life Sciences Outreach Program at Harvard joined forces to offer this fourth annual summer enrichment workshop for 25 high school biology teachers from the Greater Boston area. The program featured basic and clinical science lectures, tours, discussions and a lab activity.
MATERNAL CARE OR NEURONAL DESPAIR?
What Parenting Looks Like in the Brain
Featuring Lectures by Marian Joels, Michael Meaney and Catherine Dulac, as well as an undergraduate research poster session.
Larry J. Young, PhD
Director, Silvio O. Conte Center for Oxytocin and Social Cognition
William P. Timmie Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University
Neural Mechanisms of Social Bonding:
Implications for Novel Therapies for Autism
Leah Somerville, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard University
Risk and Opportunities:
Adolescent brain development & psychological functioning
Amy Arnsten, PhD
Professor of Neurobiology and Psychology
Member, Kavli Institute of Neuroscience at Yale University
Dynamic Network Connectivity in Prefrontal Cortex:
Molecular Basis for Vulnerabilities in Mental Illness
Theresa A. Jones, PhD
Professor, Psychology Department & Institute for Neuroscience, The University of Texas at Austin
“Re-Learning" to Remodel the Adult Damaged Brain:
Experience-Driven Competition in Neural Mechanisms of Stroke Recovery
Christopher Walsh, MD PhD
Chief, Division of Genetics and Genomics, Children's Hospital Boston
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Bullard Professor, Pediatrics and Neurology, Harvard Medical School
One Brain, Many Genomes:
Genomic variability between single neurons in health and disease