Past Events

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 12:00pm

Dr. Koenig completed his undergraduate education at Stanford University, his medical school training at the University of California at San Francisco, and his geriatric medicine, psychiatry, and biostatistics training at Duke University. He is board certified in general psychiatry, and formerly... read more about Religion, Spirituality and Mental Health: Research and Clinical Applications »

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 12:00pm

Benjamin Wade is a postdoctoral researcher in the Ahmanson-Lovelace Brain Mapping Center at the University of California, Los Angeles. His research focuses on the development of machine learning and statistical models to identify multimodal neuroimaging biomarkers of clinical outcomes for rapidly-... read more about Special Lecture: Contending with Symptom Heterogeneity in Biomarker Discovery for Rapidly-Acting Antidepressant Interventions: Ongoing Work and Future Directions »

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 10:00am

Gastronauts is a focused group of researchers passionate about gut-brain matters. From food to mood, we are always thinking about how to tap into the gut to improve human health and the world we live in. Join us every First Tuesday of the month! read more about Gastronauts: The gut that moves us »

Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 12:00pm

Judy Seidenstein serves as the Associate Dean for Diversity & Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) for the Duke School of Medicine. As a member of the Dean's senior leadership team, she focuses her efforts on the development and management of a comprehensive strategy providing leadership... read more about The Path Towards Inclusive Excellence: Exploring & Navigating Implicit Bias »

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 4:00pm

Our speaker will be Vanessa Bal, PhD, Associate Professor in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology and the Karmazin and Lillard Chair in Adult Autism at Rutgers University. Dr. Bal's research program emphasizes a lifespan perspective to furthering understanding of autism... read more about Assessment of Minimally Verbal Children and Adults »

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 12:00pm

Neurobiology welcomes Roy Sillitoe, PhD, Associate Professor of Pathology and of Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine. Please contact for connection details.Abstract: The cerebellum is critical for motor function. Accordingly, the canonical cerebellar circuit, with the... read more about Genetic dissection of cerebellar function by generating mice with disease-like phenotypes »

Friday, November 20, 2020 - 9:00am

The Long Hangover: Adolescent intermittent alcohol's enduring effects on hippocampal structure and function. Kati Healey, PhD,  Schwartzwelder Lab, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences. Register here to receive Zoom details. read more about DIBS Postdoctoral Consortium Works-in-Progress Seminar »

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 8:00am
Duke North, Room 2003

Our Grand Rounds are now being held virtually via Zoom. View them at: James Burke, MD, PhD, will give a lecture on Alzheimer's disease. Check out our schedule for speakers and links at our intranet site. read more about Neurology Grand Rounds - James Burke, MD, PhD »

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 12:00pm

Duke Neurobiology welcomes neuroscientist Marina Picciotto, PhD, Charles B. G. Murphy Professor of Psychiatry at Yale University School of Medicine and editor-in-chief of the Journal of Neuroscience. For connection details to her Zoom seminar, email Partial abstract:... read more about Acetylcholine signaling in the basolateral amygdala: influence on emotional behaviors »

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 4:00pm

This talk is part of the 2020-2021 Duke Center for Autism Speaker Series. Our speaker will be Darren Hedley, PhD, from La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia. Dr. Hedley is currently a Suicide Prevention Australia (SPA) Research Fellow and is based at the Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre (... read more about From Employment to Mental Health and Suicide Prevention: Reflecting on Five Years of Research with Autistic Adults »