Neuroscience

Domain Chair:

Prof. Trevor Smart

Domain Coordinator:

Dr Matt Wakelin

Communication and Events Officer:

Rachel Heatley

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Seminars & Events

22 April, 2015Institute of Movement Neuroscience (IMN) Series - ‘Bidirectional interactions between the brain and implantable computers’
22 April, 2015MRC Prion Unit Events and Seminars: Tunnelling nanotubes and intercellular spreading of prions and prion-like aggregates in neurodegenerative diseases
24 April, 2015Neuroscience Career Network: Grant Writing Workshop
25 April, 2015Implications of Research on the Neuroscience of Affect, Attachment and Social Cognition
27 April, 2015UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar Series - Predicting psychosis in clinical high-risk cohorts
28 April, 2015ALS Seminar Series: Modulation of axonal retrograde transport in health and disease
28 April, 2015UCLP Centre for Neurorehabilitation symposium: goal-setting in neurorehabilitation - consensus and controversies
28 April, 2015Why does Auditory Cortex respond to light? Exploring the mechanisms and function of auditory-visual integration in Auditory Cortex
29 April, 2015Neuroscience Career Network: Lab Building Workshop
29 April, 2015Synaptic mechanisms for visual computation in retinal circuitry
29 April, 2015UCL School of Life and Medical Sciences Graduate Study Open Event
30 April, 2015Experimental Epilepsy Seminars: Exploiting new CRISPR/Cas9 gene targeting applications in cell reprogramming and neurological disorders
30 April, 2015Yale-UCL Senior Scientist Lecture Series: From chaperonins to sleuthing ALS mechanism
1 May, 2015FIL Brain Meeting: Title tbc
1 May, 2015The role of glucocerebrosidase in Parkinson’s disease pathogenesis
5 May, 2015Experimental Psychology Seminar: Cortical codes for sound perception in auditory cortex
5 May, 2015MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases Seminar Series: Investigating the Relationship between Skeletal Muscle Mass and Metabolism
5 May, 2015MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases: Update in Neuromuscular Disorders 2015
7 May, 2015Human cerebral cortex development and disease in stem cell systems
7 May, 2015Institute of Movement Neuroscience (IMN) Series - ‘How to cure any disease and get smart: An overview of tDCS mechanisms’
7 May, 2015Investigating the motor system using functional and structural MRI
8 May, 2015FIL Brain Meeting: Title tbc
11 May, 2015UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar Series - What does it take to collaborate? The role of heart, words and skills in interpersonal synergies
11 May, 2015Workshop for Clinical Researchers at Queen Square
12 May, 2015ALS Seminar Series: FUSsion of physiological RNA granules and pathological aggregates
12 May, 2015Experimental Psychology Seminar: Neural signatures of learning and decision-making across prefrontal cortex
13 May, 2015Centre for Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience speaker programme: Title TBC
13 May, 2015Division of Psychiatry seminar: Gene*environment interaction: scientific hypothesis or truism?
13 May, 2015Neuroscience Career Network: Fellowship and Grant Interviews Workshop
14 May, 2015What do we mean by brain plasticity, and is there more of it than usual after stroke?
14 May, 2015Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research: An implementation of reinforcement learning in the cerebellum
18 May, 2015UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar Series - Training working memory: exactly what is trained?
19 May, 2015Experimental Psychology Seminar: What does it take to collaborate? The role of heart, words and skills in interpersonal synergies?
20 May, 2015Leonard Wolfson Experimental Neurology Centre: Celebrating International Clinical Trials Day
20 May, 2015Paediatric Cerebrovascular Conference : diagnosis and disease in the 2lst century
26 May, 2015Experimental Psychology Seminar: Title TBC
27 May, 2015Division of Psychiatry seminar: PhD Upgrade presentations
29 May, 2015Queen Square Symposium
1 June, 2015UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar Series - Adaptive gain control during human decision-making
2 June, 2015Experimental Psychology Seminar: From infants’ preverbal to language-based learning about objects and categories
4 June, 2015Institute of Movement Neuroscience (IMN) Series - ‘Neural markers of cognitive & motor control, and their evolution during a pre-symptomatic monkey model of Parkinson’s disease’
8 June, 2015MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases Seminar Series: Molecular promiscuity: serine-palmitoyltransferase – the unfaithful enzyme
8 June, 2015UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar Series - Plasticity of the social brain
9 June, 2015Experimental Psychology Seminar: I can get that song out of your head; Decoding perceptual representations with retinotopic and tonotopic mapss
10 June, 2015Centre for Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience speaker programme: Title TBC
10 June, 2015Division of Psychiatry seminar: TBA
11 June, 2015The trials of conducting trials – practical problems encountered in rehab research and possible solutions
15 June, 2015UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar Series - Essential contributions of frontopolar cortex to primate cognition
16 June, 2015ALS Seminar Series: GENFI – the Genetic FTD Initiative, a multicentre biomarker study of MAPT, GRN and C9orf72 mutations
16 June, 2015Experimental Psychology Seminar: Do we adapt to the recent variance of sensory signals
18 June, 2015Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research: Title tbc
19 June, 20152015 Neuroscience Symposium
24 June, 2015Division of Psychiatry seminar: TBC
24 June, 2015MRC Prion Unit Events and Seminars: Title tbc
24 June, 2015NeuroTrials Day
25 June, 2015The evolution of the cortex
26 June, 2015Memory Enhancement by Targeting Cdk5 Regulation of NR2B
26 June, 2015UCL School of Pharmacy seminar programme: Mechanisms of postsynaptic plasticity at GABAergic synapse.
6 July, 2015MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases Seminar Series: Novel Treatments in Huntington’s Disease
8 July, 2015Centre for Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience speaker programme: Title TBC
8 July, 2015Division of Psychiatry seminar: TBC
9 July, 2015Cognitive Rehabilitation
22 July, 2015Division of Psychiatry seminar: Dopaminergic imaging in Possible Dementia with Lewy bodies: a randomised trial
7 September, 2015MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases Seminar Series: How to develop therapies for NM disease
10 September, 2015Integrating the management of bladder dysfunction in the rehabilitation of neurological patients
15 September, 2015ALS Seminar Series: The generation of diverse motor neuronal and glial subtypes from patient-specific iPSCs: Quo Vadis ALS?
6 October, 2015ALS Seminar Series: Understanding cellular heterogeneity
7 October, 2015MRC Prion Unit Events and Seminars: Title tbc
8 October, 2015Progress in rehabilitation research: what have we learned from the RCT? Where to from here?
14 October, 2015MRC Prion Unit Events and Seminars: Title tbc
10 November, 2015ALS Seminar Series: Timing and tracking ALS: a biomarkers perspective
12 November, 2015CNR@UCLP Seminar Series 2015: Title TBC
16 November, 2015MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases Seminar Series: Axonal signalling endosomes: trafficking sorting and disease
1 December, 2015ALS Seminar Series: Autophagy in ALS
10 December, 2015Therapy for cognitive impairment in TBI
12 January, 2016ALS Seminar Series: The tale of two motor cortices: do BA4a and BA4p have different functions in ALS?