BIRC Speaker Series

Fall 2019

First Tuesday of each month @ 1:30-3:00p in Arjona 307 unless noted*

**Webex Registration will be made available in late August 2019**

Past BIRC speakers & recordings can be viewed here

Visitors from UCHC are encouraged to use the UCHC-Storrs shuttle service. Please contact us if you are interested in meeting with a speaker.

Date Speaker Title
*Date Change*
09/10
Tor Wager, PhD

Dartmouth College (beginning July 2019)

TBA (MRI statistical analyses methods, pain processing)
*Date Change*
10/15
Uri Hasson, PhD

Princeton University

Face to Face, Brain to Brain: Exploring the Mechanisms of Dyadic Social
Interactions
11/05 Stephanie Jones, PhD

Brown University

TBA (integrating human brain imaging and computational neuroscience methods to study brain dynamics using MEG/EEG and tDCS/DBS/TMS)
12/03 Kimberly Noble, MD, PhD

Columbia University

TBA (socioeconomic disparities in children’s cognitive and brain development)

Spring 2020

First Tuesday of each month @ 3:30-5pm (location TBA)

Date Speaker Title
02/04 Katarzyna Chawarska, PhD

Yale University

TBA (social and affective dimensions of autism in young children)
03/03 David Badre, PhD

Brown University

TBA (cognitive neuroscience of memory and cognitive control)
04/07 Alex Martin PhD

NIH/NIMH

TBA (neural mechanisms of object recognition)
05/05 Michael Crowley, PhD

Yale University

TBA (brain basis of childhood anxiety disorders including avoidance, threat detection, and worry)

Fall 2021

First Tuesday of each month (time and location TBA)

Date Speaker Title
09/01
TBA TBA
10/06
TBA TBA
11/03 TBA TBA
12/01 György Buzsáki, PhD

New York University

TBA (hierarchical organization of spatial and temporal relationships of brain oscillations)