Queen Square Events

Goal-setting in neurorehabilitation - consensus and controversies

Start: Apr 28, 2015 9:00:00 AM
End: Apr 28, 2015 6:15:00 PM

Date: Tuesday 28th April 2015, 9am-6.15pm
A UCLP Centre for Neurorehabilitation all-day symposium

Modulation of axonal retrograde transport in health and disease

Start: Apr 28, 2015 12:30:00 PM
End: Apr 28, 2015 2:00:00 PM

Date: Tuesday 28th April 2015, 12:30pm
Speaker: Professor Giampietro Schiavo, Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience & Movement Disorders, UCL IoN

Exploiting new CRISPR/Cas9 gene targeting applications in cell reprogramming and neurological disorders

Start: Apr 30, 2015 11:30:00 AM
End: Apr 30, 2015 12:30:00 PM

Date: Thursday 30th April 2015, 11.30am-12.30pm
Speaker: Dr. Vania Broccoli, Head of Stem cells and Neurogenesis Unit
Division of Neuroscience San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan (Italy)

The role of glucocerebrosidase in Parkinson’s disease pathogenesis

Start: May 1, 2015 4:00:00 PM
End: May 1, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Friday 1st May 2015, 4pm
Speaker: Matthew Gegg, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Institute of Neurology, UCL

Investigating the Relationship between Skeletal Muscle Mass and Metabolism

Start: May 5, 2015 5:30:00 PM
End: May 5, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Monday May 5th 2015, 4.30 pm
Speaker: Ketan Patel

Investigating the motor system using functional and structural MRI

Start: May 7, 2015 1:00:00 PM
End: May 7, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Thursday 7th May 2015, 1 pm
Speaker: Adnan Alahmadi, NMR Research Unit, UCL Institute of Neurology

How to cure any disease and get smart: An overview of tDCS mechanisms

Start: May 7, 2015 4:15:00 PM
End: May 7, 2015 5:30:00 PM

Date: Thursday 7th May 2015, 4:15pm
Speaker: Professor Marom Bikson, Dept of Biomedical Engineering, The City College of New York

Workshop for Clinical Researchers at Queen Square

Start: May 11, 2015 11:45:00 AM
End: May 11, 2015 2:30:00 PM

Date: Monday 11th May, 11.45am-2.30pm

What does it take to collaborate? The role of heart, words and skills in interpersonal synergies

Start: May 11, 2015 4:00:00 PM
End: May 11, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Monday 11th May 2015, 4pm
Speaker: Riccardo Fusaroli, Interacting Minds Centre, Aarhus University

Venue: Wolfson Lecture Theatre, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London WC1 

FUSsion of physiological RNA granules and pathological aggregates

Start: May 12, 2015 12:00:00 PM
End: May 12, 2015 2:00:00 PM

Date: Tuesday 12th May 2015, 12:00noon
Speaker: Professor Vladimir Buchman, School of Biosciences, University of Cardiff

Immune mechanisms relevant to grey matter pathology in multiple sclerosis

Start: May 14, 2015 1:00:00 PM
End: May 14, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date:Thursday 14th May 2015, 1pm
Speaker: Dr Owain Howell, Associate Professor, College of Medicine, Swansea University

What do we mean by brain plasticity, and is there more of it than usual after stroke?

Start: May 14, 2015 5:15:00 PM
End: May 14, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Thursday 14th May 2015, 5.15pm
Speaker: Professor John Rothwell

Sharing our Practice along the Pathway

Start: May 19, 2015 5:00:00 PM
End: May 19, 2015 8:00:00 PM

The 2nd UCLP Centre For Neurorehabilitation Clinical Networking Event
Date: Tuesday 19th May 2015, 5 pm – 8 pm.

Leonard Wolfson Experimental Neurology Centre: celebrating international trials day

Start: May 20, 2015 11:30:00 AM
End: May 20, 2015 3:00:00 PM

Date: Wednesday 20th May 2015, 11.30am-3pm

Genome-Scale CRISPR knockout screening: technology development and applications for mapping proteostasis networks

Start: May 21, 2015 11:00:00 AM
End: May 21, 2015 12:30:00 PM

Date: Thursday 21st May 2015, 11:00am
Speaker: Dr Ophir Shalem, The Broad Institute and Visiting Scholar at UC Berkeley

Queen Square Symposium

Start: May 29, 2015 8:30:00 AM
End: May 29, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Friday 29th May 2015

Adaptive gain control during human decision-making

Start: Jun 1, 2015 4:00:00 PM
End: Jun 1, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Monday 1st June 2015, 4pm
Speaker: Chris Summerfield, Experimental Psychology Dept, University of Oxford

Venue: Wolfson Lecture Theatre, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London WC1

PCA and ADAD: Rare, but why should you care?

Start: Jun 3, 2015 4:00:00 PM
End: Jun 3, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Wednesday 3rd June 2015, 4pm
Speakers: Kirsi Kinnunen and Timothy Shakespeare, Department of

Neural markers of cognitive and motor control, and their evolution during a pre-symptomatic monkey model of Parkinson's disease

Start: Jun 4, 2015 4:15:00 PM
End: Jun 4, 2015 5:30:00 PM

Date: Thursday 4th June 2015, 4:15pm
Speaker: Dr Charlie Wilson, Inserm U846, Stem Cell and Brain Research Institute, Lyon, France

Plasticity of the social brain

Start: Jun 8, 2015 4:00:00 PM
End: Jun 8, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Effects of a one-year mental training on social cognition, attention, stress, interoception and pro-social behaviour
Date: Monday 8th June 2015, 4pm
Speaker: Tania Singer, Dept of Social Neuroscience, Max Planck Institute, Leipzig

Molecular promiscuity - Serine-Palmitoyltransferase the unfaithful enzyme

Start: Jun 8, 2015 5:30:00 PM
End: Jun 8, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Monday 8th June 2015, 5.30 pm
Speaker: Thorsten Hornemann

The trials of conducting trials – practical problems encountered in rehab research and possible solutions

Start: Jun 11, 2015 5:15:00 PM
End: Jun 11, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Thursday 11th June 2015, 5.15pm
Speaker: Professor Avril Drummond

Essential contributions of frontopolar cortex to primate cognition

Start: Jun 15, 2015 4:00:00 PM
End: Jun 15, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Monday 15th June 2015, 4pm
Speaker: Mark Buckley, Experimental Psychology Dept, University of Oxford

Venue: Lecture Theatre, Clinical Neuroscience Building, 33 Queen Square, London WC1 

Novel Treatments in Huntington’s Disease

Start: Jul 6, 2015 5:30:00 PM
End: Jul 6, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Monday July 6th 2015, 5.30pm
Speaker: Sarah Tabrizi

Cognitive Rehabilitation

Start: Jul 9, 2015 5:15:00 PM
End: Jul 9, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Thursday 9th July 2015, 5.15pm
Speaker: Dawn Langdon

Probing the Structure and Dynamics of Proteins and Protein Complexes Using Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometry

Start: Jul 15, 2015 1:00:00 PM
End: Jul 15, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Wednesday 15th July 2015 1pm
Speaker: Dr. Konstantinos Thalassinos, Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology, Division of Biosciences,UCL

How to develop therapies for NM disease

Start: Sep 7, 2015 5:30:00 PM
End: Sep 7, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Monday 7th September 2015, 5.30pm
Speaker: Thomas Voit

Integrating the management of bladder dysfunction in the rehabilitation of neurological patients

Start: Sep 10, 2015 5:15:00 PM
End: Sep 10, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Thursday 10th September 2015, 5.15pm
Speaker: Jalesh Panicker

The generation of diverse motor neuronal and glial subtypes from patient-specific iPSCs: Quo Vadis ALS?

Start: Sep 15, 2015 12:00:00 PM
End: Sep 15, 2015 2:00:00 PM

Date: Tuesday 15th September 2015, 12:00noon
Speaker: Rickie Patani, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge

Understanding cellular heterogeneity

Start: Oct 6, 2015 12:00:00 PM
End: Oct 6, 2015 2:00:00 PM

Date: Tuesday 6th October 2015, 12:00noon
Speaker: Dr Sarah Teichmann, EMBL-EBI Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge

Progress in rehabilitation research: what have we learned from the RCT? Where to from here?

Start: Oct 8, 2015 5:15:00 PM
End: Oct 8, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Thursday 8th October 2015, 5.15pm
Speaker: Professor Marion Walker

Timing and tracking ALS: a biomarkers perspective

Start: Nov 10, 2015 12:00:00 PM
End: Nov 10, 2015 2:00:00 PM

Date: Tuesday 10th November 2015, 12:00noon
Speaker: Andrea Malaspina, Centre for Neuroscience and Trauma, Queen Mary University London

Axonal signalling endosomes: trafficking sorting and disease

Start: Nov 16, 2015 5:30:00 PM
End: Nov 16, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Monday 16th November 2015, 5.30pm
Speaker: Professor Giampetro Schiavo, Sobell Dept of Motor Neuroscience and  Movement Disorders

Autophagy in ALS

Start: Dec 1, 2015 12:30:00 PM
End: Dec 1, 2015 2:30:00 PM

Date: Tuesday 1st December 2015, 12:30pm
Speaker: Kurt De Vos, Department of Neuroscience, University of Sheffield

Therapy for cognitive impairment in TBI

Start: Dec 10, 2015 5:15:00 PM
End: Dec 10, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Date: Thursday 10th December 2015, 5.15pm
Speaker: Professor David Sharp

The tale of two motor cortices: do BA4a and BA4p have different functions in ALS?

Start: Jan 12, 2016 12:00:00 PM
End: Jan 12, 2016 2:00:00 PM

Date: Tuesday 12th January 2016, 12:00noon
Speaker: Dr Nikhil Sharma, MRC Unit for Lifelong Health & Ageing, UCL Institute of Epidemiology & Health