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.

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 12:00pm

"Brain-Controlled Muscle Stimulation for Restoration of Function" A. Bolu Ajiboye Case Western Reserve University Thursday, Feb 4 12:00 - 1:00 on ZOOM read more about Brain-Controlled Muscle Stimulation for Restoration of Function »

Walter Bockting, PhD
Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 12:00pm

Walter Bockting, PhD, is Professor of Medical Psychology (in Psychiatry and Nursing) at Columbia University. He is Director of the Columbia Gender Identity Program and Co-Director of the Division of Gender, Sexuality, and Health, NYSPI/Columbia Psychiatry in New York City. A clinical psychologist,... read more about The Role of Mental Health in Gender-Affirming Care for Trans and Nonbinary Adolescents and Adults »

Monday, February 8, 2021 - 11:30am

Xin Jin, currently a Harvard Junior Fellow working in the labs of Paola Arlotta (Harvard Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology) and Feng Zhang (MIT/Broad), will present "How Genes and Environment Shape Brain Development: in vivo Perturb-seq and Beyond" on Zoom. Please email d.shipman@duke.edu for the... read more about How Genes and Environment Shape Brain Development: in vivo Perturb-seq and Beyond »

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Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 12:00pm

Duke Neurobiology welcomes Yossi Yovel, Associate Professor in the School of Zoology and in the School of Neuroscience at Tel Aviv University, and the head of the lab of NeuroEcology. For connection info, email d.shipman@duke.edu. Abstract: Bats are extreme aviators and amazing navigators. Many... read more about On cognitive maps and reinforcement learning in large-scale animal behavior »

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 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 »

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 9:00am

Between the pandemic and many other stressful events, it may have seemed impossible to get any work done. In addition, you may have tried some new things that you would like to carry forward into our "new normal." Come and hear from 4 Duke faculty members who have made things work and even thrived... read more about Leadership in the Pandemic: What is working and lessons learned »

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 11:30am

Dmitry Velmeshev, currently a postdoctoral scholar in Regeneration Medicine at UCSF, will present "Investigating cell type-specific molecular changes during human cortical development and in neurodevelopmental disorders" on Zoom. Please email d.shipman@duke.edu for the link. read more about Investigating cell type-specific molecular changes during human cortical development and in neurodevelopmental disorders »

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 12:00pm

Dr. Henderson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences at Marshall University's Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. Brandon received a BS (with distinction) in Chemistry at The Ohio State University. There he started research, initially as an Analytical Chemist in the lab... read more about Flavors enhance nicotine addiction-related behaviors by altering ventral tegmental area neurons »

Friday, February 12, 2021 - 12:00pm

The Center for Cognitive Neuroscience Spring 2021 Colloquium Series Presenting: Audrey Liu read more about CCN Colloquium - Student Presentations »

Monday, February 15, 2021 - 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. The aim is to... read more about Speaking and Hearing: Sensory-motor integration in the non-human primate auditory cortex »