Upcoming Events

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.

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Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 12:00pm

Duke Neurobiology welcomes Michael Häusser, FRS, FMedSci,(UCL) to give his talk "All-optical interrogation of neural circuits during behaviour." For connection info to his Zoom seminar, email d.shipman@duke.edu. ABSTRACT: Understanding the causal relationship between activity patterns in neural... read more about Ruth K. Broad Seminar »

TBS poster session
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 6:00am

The Neurology Department's second translational brain sciences and neurology resident joint poster session will be held via zoom on the evening of October 1. Register here if you'd like to attend or present a poster. This event will build on our first poster session, which brought together more... read more about Translational Brain Science & Neurology Resident Joint Virtual Poster Session »

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 12:00pm

Sponsored by the Karen L. Wrenn Lectureship. Lon S. Schneider, MD, MS (Chair / Moderator) Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Gerontology, Della Martin Chair of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Director, California Alzheimer's Disease Center, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern... read more about Karen L Wrenn Lectureship: Dementia Prevention and Interventions. A Conversation with The Lancet Commission »

Friday, October 2, 2020 - 8:30am

The goal of the session is to consider how the issue of mistrust of the medical care system helps to provide the context for misinformation to thrive, and to look inward at how we might better earn the trust of patients, faculty, students, staff and community members. The keynote will feature Dr.... read more about "Misinformation and Mistrust: COVID-19 Conversations on Race and Gender Equity" »

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 8:00am
Duke North, Room 2003

Our Grand Rounds are now being held virtually via Zoom. View them at: https://duke.zoom.us/j/9406012755 Salvador Cruz-Flores MD. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso "Social Determinants for Stroke" - Case presentation by Danielle Howard, MD Check out our schedule for speakers... read more about Neuro Grand Rds - Salvador Cruz-Flores MD "Social Determinants for Stroke" »

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 12:00pm

Walter Sinnott-Armstrong is Chauncey Stillman Professor of Practical Ethics in the Department of Philosophy and the Kenan Institute for Ethics at Duke University. He holds secondary appointments in Duke's Law School and Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, and he is affiliated with the Duke... read more about Does Addiction Remove Responsibility? »

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Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 4:00pm

Roche scientists Chris Chatham, PhD, Clinical Computational Neuroscience Group Head, & Kevin Sanders, MD, Global Head of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, will deliver this presentation as part of the Duke Center for Autism Speaker Series. Event is FREE, but REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Please go to... read more about Challenges in Developing Novel Interventions for Autism at the Global Scale »

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 1:00pm

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. read more about CANBLS Lecture »

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 12:00pm

Duke Neurobiology welcomes Yeka Aponte, PhD, Principal Investigator for NIDA/NIH and Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University Neuroscience department, to give her talk "Hypothalamic cell types and circuits that drive survival behaviors" For connection info to her Zoom seminar, email d.shipman... read more about Neurobiology Invited Seminar »

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 8:00am
Duke North, Room 2003

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 - Virtual only (Neuroimmunology division presentation) »