Events for Jan 16 2020

information.Due to the COVID-19 situation, all events at Duke are either canceled or moving to a virtual platform. This notice supersedes any announcements below.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020 (All day)

Psy-334 is a new and exciting lecture course on Cognitive Development. It covers lots of intriguing questions about how babies and children learn as much as they do, as quickly as they do. This course is perfect for undergrads with a psych course or two under their belt who enjoy thinking and... read more about New Course: Psy-334 »

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 11:30am
French Family Science Center 2237

Dr. Grenning’s broad research goal is to simplify complex molecule synthesis through the invention of novel chemical methodologies and strategies and to discover natural product-based chemotherapeutics. read more about New Twists on Classics: Cope rearrangements and Cannabinoids »

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 12:00pm
Duke North, Room 2002

Paul Kirwin, MD
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 12:00pm
Duke North, Room 2002

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 12:00pm
Bryan Research 301

Dr. Mark Histed's research interests: A single sensory stimulus or motor action changes the activity of thousands or more neurons in the mammalian cerebral cortex. Dr. Histed's group uses sensory behavior in the mouse, combined with in vivo electrophysiology, optogenetics, and two-photon imaging,... read more about Inhibition stabilization in the mouse cortex: how local circuitry constrains cortical responses »

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 1:00pm
Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room

Leading an Academic Unit at Duke (LAUD) Workshop Series Engage with colleagues and peers in a discussion about tips and strategies to cultivate a culture of research integrity and rigor within our academic units. Learn about resources and tools available at Duke to effectively manage your... read more about Promoting a Professional and Ethical Research and Mentoring Environment - Leadership Workshop »

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 5:30pm
Duke Diet and Fitness Center

Free one hour documentary Linking Childhood Experience and Adult Outcomes. Research has recently discovered a dangerous biological syndrome caused by traumas during childhood due to poverty, violence, abuse, and neglect. The new documentary Resilience, reveals that toxic stress can trigger... read more about Documentary Resilience The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope  »