Upcoming Events

Monday, December 9, 2019 - 1:00pm
Bryan Research 103

Lunch reception at 12:30 PM. Part of the Duke Center for Neurodegeneration & Neurotherapeutics Seminar Series. The Petrucelli lab is ushering in a new era of neurodegenerative disease research. Dr. Petrucelli's team has been at the forefront of research investigating the cellular mechanisms... read more about Mechanistic and Therapeutics Insights into C9orf72 FTD/ALS »

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 12:00pm
Bryan Research 103

The hippocampal network is a region that is known to be important for spatial memory operations. But what happens in the hippocampal network when memory fails? This talk will present new evidence suggesting that the hippocampal neuronal ensembles are impaired at predicting trajectories toward... read more about The relationship between hippocampal place cell sequences and memory performance »

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 4:00pm
The Bullpen | 215 Morris St., #300, Durham, NC

The NC Women of Color in Research Network (NC WoCRN) is pleased to present a workshop on improving your networking skills by developing an "elevator pitch" to describe yourself and your science. The workshop will be led by Dr. Ariana Eily, science communication expert and Postdoctoral Associate... read more about Pitching Yourself & Your Science »

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
Bryan Research 301

Peter Weng is in the Bohorquez lab. He will discuss the paper: "Understanding how Neuromodulators Control Synaptic Vesicle Release in Human Neurons" https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2019.09.011 read more about Understanding how Neuromodulators Control Synaptic Vesicle Release in Human Neurons »

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 5:00pm
Bryan Research 103

The Duke Department of Neurology Division of Epilepsy and Sleep, and Gregory B. Cogan, PhD, Director of Research for the Duke Comprehensive Epilepsy Center (DCEC), are pleased to announce our Winter quarterly DCEC Epilepsy Research Symposium, which will be held Wednesday December 11th, 2019 at 5:... read more about Duke Comprehensive Epilepsy Center Quarterly Research Symposium - Winter 2019 »

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 12:00pm
Bryan Research 301

At my lab we are interested in forming an integrated picture of learning, memory and development, processes that share many common mechanisms. We do this by developing mathematical models of the substrates of these processes, and studying these models using both computer simulations and analytical... read more about It's about time »

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 12:00pm
Duke North, Room 2002

Sponsored by the Ewald W. Busse Lectureship. read more about Laughter: Benefits to Mind-Body-Spirit »