Past Seminars


Moriah E. Thomason, Ph.D.
Brian B. Avants, Ph.D.
“ANTs, Eigenanatomy and Neural Signature of Social Experience”

July 17, 2013 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Brain Mapping Center Conference Room (221)
Zohar Eviatar, Ph.D.
“Resolution of Ambiguity: Clues to the Mechanisms of Reading”

September 26, 2013 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Brain Mapping Center Conference Room (221)
Hengyi Rao, Ph.D.
“Brain Imaging of Sleep Deprivation and Recovery”

November 7, 2013 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
David Shattuck, Ph.D.
“Computational Methods for MRI Segmentation, Registration, Connectivity Analysis and Visualization”

December 5, 2013 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
Elizabeth Aylward, Ph.D.
Jesse Rissman, Ph.D.
“A shared role for rostral prefrontal cortex in memory and reasoning”

March 6, 2014 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
Dylan J. Edwards, Ph.D., P.T.
“Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation and Robotics in Human Motor Recovery”

April 10, 2014 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
Elizabeth R. Sowell, Ph.D.
“Looking inside the adolescent brain and assessing the impact of perinatally acquired HIV”

May 1, 2014 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
Damien Fair, PA-C, Ph.D.
“Using Graph Theory to Inform Heterogeneity in Typical Development and in ADHD”

June 5, 2014 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
Essa Yacoub, Ph.D.
“Special Seminar: Multiband techniques, challenges, and applications for fMRI and diffusion imaging”

June 26, 2014 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ahmanson-Lovelace Brain Mapping Center Conference Room (221)
660 Charles E. Young Drive South
Gerhard Laub
“From Trio to Prisma: what happens to my research study?”

November 13, 2014 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Lino Becerra, Ph.D.
“Functional Neuroimaging of Pain and Analgesia”

December 11, 2014 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Daniel H. Wolf, M.D., Ph.D.
“Neuroimaging of symptom dimensions in schizophrenia and at-risk adolescents”

January 9, 2015 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
David C. Van Essen, Ph.D.
“The Human Connectome Project: Progress and Prospects”

March 5, 2015 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Vincent P. Clark, Ph.D.
“Neurostimulation Combined with Neuroimaging for Cognitive and Clinical Research”

April 2, 2015 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
M. Dylan Tisdall, Ph.D.
“Quantifying and correcting the effects of motion in structural MRI using volumetric navigators (vNavs)”

April 9, 2015 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ahmanson-Lovelace Brain Mapping Center Conference Room (221)
660 Charles E. Young Drive South
Piotr Winkielman, Ph.D.
““Rational” Emotional Embodiment: Faces, gestures, and concepts in context”

May 7, 2015 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Giacomo Rizzolatti, M.D.
“2nd Biennial Lovelace Lecture”
Mirror Neurons: Past, Present, and Future
May 28, 2015 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Festschrift for Eran Zaidel, PhD
“Being in balance: The (dis) connected brain”

September 10, 2015 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Alan Anticevic, PhD
“Towards Computational Neuropsychiatry by Combining Neuroimaging, Pharmacology & Computation”

October 1, 2015 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Bernard Mazoyer, PhD, MD
“BIL&GIN, a database for investigating human brain and behaviour lateralization. Design and preliminary findings.”

November 13, 2015 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Marom Bikson, PhD
“How does tDCS work for so many things?”

December 10, 2015 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
E. Mark Haacke, PhD
“Research insights in MRI and their application to neurovascular imaging”

January 13, 2016 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ahmanson-Lovelace Brain Mapping Center Conference Room (221)
660 Charles E. Young Drive South
Brad Postle, PhD
“Cognitive Neuroscience of Visual Attention and Working Memory”

March 3, 2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Alexander Huth, PhD
“Mapping representations of meaning in the human cortex”

April 7, 2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Yaling Yang, PhD
“Neural mechanisms of gene-environment interaction effects in the development of conduct problems”

May 5, 2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Katherine Narr, PhD
“Imaging biomarkers of clinical response to ECT in major depressive disorder”

June 2, 2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Nader Pouratian, MD, PhD, FAANS FACS
“SEMINAR CANCELLED”

October 6, 2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Carrie Bearden, PhD
“Convergent mechanisms of psychosis risk in clinical and genetic high risk populations”

November 3, 2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Martin Monti, PhD
“Speak to me: 18 years of neuroimaging in disorders of consciousness -- what have we learned?”

December 1, 2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
James Coan, PhD
“Health, Well Being and the Social Regulation of Effort”

February 2, 2017 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Bernadette T. Gillick, PhD, MSPT, PT
“Neuroimaging and Neuromodulation in Perinatal Stroke”

March 2, 2017 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Andrei Irimia, PhD
“Connectomics, traumatic brain injury and brain aging”

April 6, 2017 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Ivanka Savic-Berglund, MD, PhD
“A new theory about the neurobiology of gender dysphoria”

May 4, 2017 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)
635 Charles E. Young Dr. South