BIRC Speaker Series 2018-19

First Wednesday of each month @ 1:30-2:30p
Arjona-307 unless noted


Vistors from UCHC are encouraged to use the UCHC-Storrs shuttle service. Talks can also be joined remotely. Please contact us if you are interested in meeting with a speaker.

Past BIRC Speaker Series Presentations can be viewed here 

Date Speaker Title
9/05 Lihong Wang PhD
UCONN Health, Dept of Psychiatry
Neuroimaging Markers of Cognitive Reserve and Brain Aging 
10/03 Fumiko Hoeft MD PhD, James Magnuson PhD, & Emily Myers PhD

Special Guests

Rachel Marshall and Louis Bach,

UCONN Foundation

Tips you won’t get at grant writing courses: From NIH, NSF, & foundations grants to philanthropy
11/07 David Steffens, M.D., M.H.S
UCONN Health, Dept of Psychiatry
Linking Late-Life Depression, Cognitive Impairment, and Dementia
12/05 Vincent Gracco PhD
Haskins & McGill

Distinguished Lecturer

Susan Whitfield-Gabrieli PhD
Northeastern & MIT

Special time & location: BOUS A106, 3:30-5p Clinical Translation of Resting State Networks

Distinguished Lecturer

James Haxby PhD
Dartmouth College

Special time & location: BOUS A106, 3:30-5p TBA
IBRAiN Students TBA
4/03 Theresa M. Desrochers, PhD

Brown University

5/01 Michele T. Diaz, PhD

Pennsylvania State University


See below or click to download flyers of the Spring 2019 and Fall 2019-Spring 2020 schedule.