UCL School of Pharmacy


UCL School of Pharmacy - Department of Pharmacology Seminar Series

This is a seminar series organized in collaboration with the Neuroscience in Health and Disease and Disease Models and Clinical Pharmacology Research Clusters. Organisers: Dr Audrey Mercer and Dr Arnaud Ruiz

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Thanks to the Physiological Society for sponsoring this seminar programme.

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  • September 25th 2015, 12.30pm, Room JHLT - Dr Lisa Topolnik, Laval University, Canada. VIP members of the hippocampus.
  • October 5th 2015, 1pm, Room 225- Prof Nigel Bunnett, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Australia. Endosomal platforms for signaling pain and inflammation.
  • October 30th 2015, 12.30pm, Room M2 - Dr Dominique Engel, University of Liege. High dendritic expression of Ih in the proximity of the axon origin controls the integrative properties of nigral dopamine neurones.
  • November 27th 2015, 12.30pm, Room M3 - Prof Peter Magill, University of Oxford. Neuronal substrates of a division of labor in the external globus pallidus.
  • December 11th 2015, 4pm, Room M2 - Dr Anita Luthi, University of Lausanne. Infra-slow neural and cardiac fluctuations drive behavioural arousability from NREM sleep in mice.
  • January 15th 2016, 12.30pm, Room M3 - Dr Christoph Schmidt-Hieber, UCL Wolfson Institute for biomedical research. Dendritic and cellular mechanisms of grid cell firing. 
  • January 29th 2016, 12.30pm, Room M2 - Dr Matt Jones, University of Bristol. Assembling cognitive moments across limbic-cortical circuits.
  • February 12th 2016, 12.30pm - Prof Frances Brodsky, Director of UCL Division of Biosciences.
  • March 11th 2016, 12.30pm - Prof Cliff Kentros, Kavli Institute for systems neuroscience, NTNU, Norway. Transgenic investigation of the neural circuitry of memory.
  • April 8th 2016 - Prof John Huguenard, Stanford University, USA.