BP-ENDURE Virtual Seminar Series:
 Innovative Neuroscience and Impactful Networking  

is a series of seminars that will be offered every Wednesday from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm (AST), during this academic semester. Featuring neuroscientists from our institutional network and other institutions from the United States, that will share a variety of topics from their investigations with our students and community.


Presentation Videos from the Google Meet Virtual Seminars

Title: A Stimulating Question: Can A Neural Circuit of Memory Be
Harnessed to Combat Depression (in Mice)?

Speaker: Dr. Amelia J. Eisch 
Date: September 2, 2020


Title: Alternative Splicing Choices for Synaptic Function

Speaker: Dr. Andrea Gómez
Date: September 9, 2020


Title: “How to change your mind: Molecular mechanisms of
excitatory synapse development and plasticity”

Speaker: Dr. Elva Díaz 
Date: September 16, 2020

Title: “A role for matrix-metalloprotease 9 in neural
development and neurodevelopmental disorders”

Speaker: Dr. Carlos Aizenman
Date: September 23, 2020

Title: “Unveiling brain function through Motion Sequencing”

Speaker: Dr. Sandeep Robert Datta
Date: September 30, 2020

Title: “A translational approach to the study and treatment of
leptomeningeal metastasis”

Speaker: Dr. Adrienne Boire
Date: October 7, 2020

Title: “APOE and Alzheimer’s disease”

Speaker: Dr. Bill Rebeck
Date: October 14, 2020

Title: “Life slows down with more neurons in the cerebral cortex”

Speaker: Dr. Suzana Herculano
Date: October 21, 2020

Title: “Rewiring synapses to treat addiction”

Speaker: Dr. Meaghan Creed
Date: November 4, 2020

Title: “Thalamic Pathology in Parkinson Disease:
A Potential Source of Early Cognitive Impairments”

Speaker: Dr. Yoland Smith
Date: November 11, 2020

Title: “Molecular and genetic mechanisms of glial cell
development and function”

Speaker: Dr. Kelly Monk
Date: November 18, 2020

Title: “Re-opening of juveniles like plasticity using
pharmacological and digital therapeutics in adult mice”

Speaker: Dr. Héctor De Jesús-Cortés
Date: December 2, 2020


Title: “Changes in human brain function and structure in relation to experience during typical and atypical development

Speaker: Dr. Edith Brignoni-Pérez
Date: December 9, 2020

Title: “Development of motion vision
in ferrets

Speaker: Dr. Kristina Nielsen
Date: December 16, 2020


Get to know our speakers here.