BP-ENDURE Summer Virtual Seminars

is a special seminar series that will be offered every Wednesday from 5:00pm to 6:00pm (AST), for nine weeks in a row (June – July). These seminars will be featuring neuroscientists from our institutional network  and other institutions from the United States, that are going to share a variety of topics from their investigations with our students and community.


Presentation Videos from the Google Meet Virtual Seminars

Title: “Intranasal inflammation in COVID-19: a devil in disguise?”

Speaker: Dr. Diego Restrepo
Date: June 24, 2020

Title: “Sexual dimorphism in vision: A neuroethological approach to hormones, the retina, and visual processing”

Speaker: Dr. Hamilton Farris
Date: July 1, 2020

Title: “Potential environmental contributions to ALS: role of glumate-induced excitotoxicity ”

Speaker: Dr. William Atchinson
Date: July 8, 2020

Title: “Neural circuits for the modulation of pain and analgesia in the amygdala”

Speaker: Yarimar Carrasquillo, Ph.D.
Date: July 15, 2020

Title:“ Molecular underpinning of sleep and its regulation by circadian clocks”

Speaker: Dr. Ketema Paul
Date: July 22, 2020

Title: “Nervous system regeneration: As Viewed From a different phylum”

Speaker: Dr. Jose E. García-Arrarás
Date: July 29, 2020

Title:“From bench to press: tips for navigating your scientific career and the publishing process”

Speaker: Dr. Yomayra Guzmán
Date: August 5, 2020

Get to know our speakers here.