Upcoming Events

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 1:00pm
Online

The Cognitive, Auditory, and Neural Bases of Language and Speech (CANBLS) Research Group brings together researchers from Duke campus and medical school to explore in depth the many aspects that contribute to our unique ability to generate, and communicate via language and speech. The aim is to... read more » about Hemispheric specialization for speech and music: acoustical cues and connectivity profiles


Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 8:00am
Virtual

Our Grand Rounds are now being held virtually via Zoom. View them at: https://duke.zoom.us/j/9406012755 Check out our schedule for speakers and links at our intranet site. https://wiki.duke.edu/display/DON/Neurology+Department+Clinical+Grand+Ro... read more » about Neurology Grand Rounds - Abhay Moghekar, MBBS - Case by Lara Wadi, MD


Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 12:00pm
Online

This is part of the Duke Nicotine Research Series. My lab investigates the neural correlates of cognition with particular emphasis on attentional functions, their impairment in people with schizophrenia, and their pharmacological modulation. Of particular interest is the cognitive-enhancing... read more » about Duke Nicotine Research Series: Interacting Brain Systems--Nicotine effects on brain function-beyond dopamine


Eric J. Nestler, MD, PhD
Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 11:45am
Online

Sponsored by the Ewald W. Busse Lectureship Dr. Nestler is the Nash Family Professor of Neuroscience at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, where he serves as Dean for Academic and Scientific Affairs and Director of the Friedman Brain Institute. He received his B.A., Ph.D., and... read more » about Transcriptional and Epigenetic Mechanisms of Depression


David Yokum Colloquium Flyer
Friday, October 1, 2021 - 3:00pm

The world is embarking on an unprecedented effort to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Why do people get vaccinated; why do people not get vaccinated; and in what ways can behavioral science help people navigate their vaccination decisions? I'll discuss a suite of results from recent field and... read more » about What are the Uses—and Limits—of Using Behavioral Science to Increase Vaccination Rates?


Neurobiology Tuesday Seminar Series
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 12:00pm
Bryan Research 103

Postponed until Spring 2022, date tba. Duke Neurobiology welcomes Gilles Laurent, Ph.D., Director of the Department of Neural Systems and Coding at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research in Frankfurt am Main (Germany). (title tba) read more » about POSTPONED: Ruth K. Broad Seminar


Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 8:00am
Virtual

Our Grand Rounds are now being held virtually via Zoom. View them at: https://duke.zoom.us/j/9406012755 Check out our schedule for speakers and links at our intranet site. https://wiki.duke.edu/display/DON/Neurology+Department+Clinical+Grand+Ro... read more » about Neurology Grand Rounds -


Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 9:30am

Please join us for an Rx Racial Healing Circle to promote racial healing and relationship-building. Participants will engage in a storytelling experience to work toward dismantling racism by embracing our common humanity. Registration required: https://bit.ly/DIBS-IPDcircles read more » about Rx Racial Health Circles facilitated by the Duke Center for Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation


Maya Corneille PhD
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 4:00pm

Please join us for the next presentation in our 2021-2022 Duke Center for Autism Speaker Series! Our speaker will be Maya Corneille, Ph.D., co-director of the Collective Health and Education Equity Research (CHEER) Collaborative. Dr. Corneille's work uses both qualitative and quantitative... read more » about Approaches for Building Equity and Empowerment for Families with Autistic Children


Viviana Martinez-Bianchi, MD, FAAFP
Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 12:00pm
Online

Sponsored by the Hans Lowenbach Memorial Fund Viviana Martinez-Bianchi, MD, FAAFP is a family doctor, fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Associate Professor and the Director for Health Equity at Duke University's Department of Family Medicine and Community Health. She is... read more » about Pursuing, Teaching, and Adopting Health Equity as a Personal Value


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