Neuroscience Student Forum

All Neuroscience Student Forums are held on Thursdays, at 3:00 PM, in room 301 Erma Byrd BMRC (Biomedical Research Center).

Spring 2020

1/16/2020

"Distinguising Between Layer-1 and Layer-4 Targeting Somatostatin Interneurons With Fast Blue Dye"

Rachel Hostetler
Mentor: Dr. Ariel Agmon

1/16/2020

"Cerebrovascular Dysfunction With Chronic Stress"

Emily Burrage
Mentor: Dr. Paul Chantler

2/20/2020

'The Role of mitoNEET During Paraquat-induced Oxidative Stress and Neurodegeneration"

Jacob Boos
Mentor: Dr. Werner Geldenhuys

2/27/2020

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Divnie Nwafor
Mentor: Dr. Candice Brown

3/12/2020

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Sree Motipally
Mentor: Dr. Saravanan Kolandaivelu

3/19/2020

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Dr. Kate Weil
Research Assistant Professor, Neuroscience; Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute

4/2/2020

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Mason McCollum
Mentor: Dr. Charles Anderson

4/16/2020

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Tyler McGaughey
Mentor: Dr. Victor Finomore, Jr.

4/23/2020

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Allison White
Cellular and Integrative Physiology Program
Mentor: Dr. Vincent Setola

4/30/2020

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James Scripter
Mentor: Dr. Eric Tucker

5/7/2020

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Kaylynn Coates
Biology
Mentor: Dr. Andrew Dacks

Fall 2019

9/5/2019

"Cerebrovascular Pathology in Aging and Disease"

Dominic Quintana
Mentor: Dr. James W. Simpkins

9/12/2019

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Dr. Omid Dehzangi
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience; Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute

9/26/2019

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Dr. Rudolph Castellani
Professor, Pathology, Anatomy and Laboratory Medicine; Neuroscience; Rockefeller Neuroscience institute

10/3/2019

"Neuroscience Forum"

Raymond Anderson
Mentor: Dr. David M. Smith

10/10/2019

"Neuromechanical Tuning During Voluntary Reaching Tasks"

Russell Hardesty
Mentor: Dr. Valeriya Gritsenko

10/17/2019

"Post-Traumatic Vulnerability to Cerebral Ischemia"

Dr. Zachery Weil
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience; Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute

10/24/2019

"Invaginating Structures In Mammalian Calyx of Held Nerve Terminals"

Dakota Jackson
Mentor: Dr. George Spirou

10/31/2019

"A Novel Requirement for JNK Signaling in Axon Pathfinding"

Jessica Cunningham
Mentor: Dr. Eric Tucker

11/7/2019

"Manipulating the Perineuronal Net in Anterior Interpositus Nucleus: Altering the Net, altering eyeblink?!"

Deidre O'Dell
Mentor: Dr. Bernard Schreurs

11/21/2019

"Map3k12 Binding Inhibitory Protein (Mbip) Function Establishes the Appropriate Number of Cortical Interneurons"

Catherine Smoot
Mentor: Dr. Eric Tucker

12/5/2019

"Improving Post-Stroke Motor Performance through Biomechanically-derived Postural Support"

Ariel Thomas
Mentor: Dr. Valeriya Gritsenko

12/12/2019

"JNK Signaling Regulates Nucleokinesis, Leading Process Branching, and Organelle Dynamics in Migrating Cortical Interneurons"

Ariel Thomas
Mentor: Dr. Eric Tucker