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Spring 2014 Seminars

The Program in Neuroscience and Education of the Department of Biobehavioral Sciences at Teachers College, Columbia University is pleased to announce the 2014 lecture series on current issues in neuroscience. Each week we will discuss a variety of topics on the frontiers of neuroscience, from neurological disorders to development and neuroimmunology. Some of the most accomplished investigators in neuroscience from top universities in the NYC area will be presenting new developments in their leading-edge research.

Mondays at 3pm  |  January 27 - May 12, 2013

Cowin Center (147 Horace Mann)
Teachers College, Columbia University
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  ** All Lectures Are Free and Open to the Public **

Superfluidity: Optimizing the Brain's Plasticity for a Healthier Life
Christopher Bergland
Psychology Today
January 27, 2014 - 140 Horace Mann

Epigenetic Plasticity in the Developing Brain
Frances Champagne, PhD
Associate Professor, Columbia University
February 3, 2014 - Cowin Center

Beyond the Brain: Interactions Between Drugs and Environmental Factors
Carl Hart PhD
Associate Professor, Columbia University
February 10, 2014 - Cowin Center

Adaptive Programming of Brain development and Behavior Across Generations
Miklos Toth, M.D. PhD
Professor, Weill Cornell Medical Center
February 17, 2014 - 140 Horace Mann

Activity-Based Therapies for Repair of the Corticospinal System Injured During Development
John Martin, PhD
Professor, CUNY- Davis School of Biomedical Education
February 24, 2014 - Cowin Center

Traumatic brain injury: at the intersection of neuroscience and biomechanics
Barclay Morrison, PhD
3/3/2014 - Cowin Center

Effects of hormones on histone modifications in the brain
Donald Pfaff, PhD
3/10/2014 - Cowin Center

Experience shapes the brain across the lifecourse: towards a scientific basis for policy and practice
Bruce McEwen, PhD
3/24/2014 - Cowin Center

Goal directed memory through cortical intention/recollection cycles
Matthew Shapiro, PhD
3/31/2014 - Cowin Center

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