Events for Feb 4 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 - 12:00am

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 »

Improving Neurosurgical Patient Outcomes in Uganda
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 12:00pm
Trent 040

Global surgery interventions encounter a multitude of challenges from human resource shortages to lack of adequate supplies to perform surgery. An oftentimes overlooked aspect of global surgery is perioperative care which can significantly impact surgical outcomes. This presentation will describe... read more about Improving Neurosurgical Patient Outcomes in Uganda »

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 12:00pm
MSRB 1, Room 001

Mentoring and Communication Series This workshop is for anyone in a mentoring role! It will focus on skills and topics such as active listening, providing constructive feedback, and maximizing equity and inclusion. To facilitate small group discussion, class size is limited to 25... read more about Mentoring Diverse Groups: How to Bring Out the Best in All »

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 12:00pm
Bryan Research 103

Duke Neurobiology welcomes Andrea Sorrano, PhD, from Washington University in St. Louis to give his talk "Single-molecule conformational analysis of Apolipoprotein E" read more about The Ruth K. Broad Foundation Seminar Series on Neurobiology and Disease »

Heather Cody Hazlett
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 2:30pm
Hock Plaza Auditorium

Heather Cody Hazlett, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry at UNC-Chapel Hill and a psychologist at the Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities. Our understanding of early brain development in autism has been informed by prospective longitudinal studies of... read more about Early Brain Development in Autism: What have we learned and where are we headed? »

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 4:00pm

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 »