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School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences - The University of Texas at Dallas

Lecture and Brownbag Series


BrainHealth Series Developmental, Cognitive and Social/Personality Brownbag Series
Center for Children and Families Series/Forum FLASH Series
Center for Vital Longevity Series Neuroscience Brownbag Series
Colloquium Series  

 

BRAINHEALTH SERIES

 

BRAINHEALTH FRONTIERS SERIES

Mark your calendars and come join us for this semester's BrainHealth Frontiers Series.  All presentations will be held in the International Reception Hall at 12:00-1:00pm, unless noted otherwise. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to Teressa Roberson.


DATE
SPEAKER
TITLE
Jan 16, 2015 Timothy T. Brown, PhD Multimodal and Multidemensional Imaging of Child Brain Development
Jan 23 Kathleen R. Bell, MD
 Six Easy Steps: Problem Solving After TBI
Jan 30 Michael P. Milham, MD, PhD Unraveling the Miswired Connectome: A Developmental Perspective
Feb 20 Tal Yarkoni, PhD Neurosynth: An Open Framework for Large Scale Synthesis of the MRI Literature
Apr 3 Kim Fromme, PhD TBD
Apr 24 Tatiana T. Schnur, PhD TBD
May 1 Genevera Allen, PhD TBD
June 12 Emily Rogalski, PhD TBD

BrainHealth Frontiers Series Archive

 

BRAINHEALTH LECTURE SERIES

Mark your calendars and come join us for this semester's BrainHealth Lecture Series. All presentations will be held at the Center for BrainHealth, 2200 W. Mockingbird Lane in Dallas.


DATE
SPEAKER
TITLE
Feb 3, 2015 Ian Robertson, PhD The Winner Effect: How Power Affects Your Brain
Feb 10 Jean and Howard Somers, MD Heartbreak to Healing: How One Warrior's Parents are Waging War Against Veteran Suicide
Feb 17 Michael Merzenich, PhD Utilize Your Brain's Plasticity for Brain Health

Feb 24

 

Talk Postponed
Dr. Debbie Crews, PhD The Brain Science Behind Golf: Why Some Experience the 'Yips'

BrainHealth Lecture Series Archive

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CENTER FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES SERIES/FORUM

 

CENTER FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES SPRING LECTURE SERIES

Mark your calendars each spring and come join us for our annual lecture series.  The lectures are a series of talks by Center-affiliated researchers. All lectures are held on the campus of UT Dallas and are free and open to the public. Click here for more information.


DATE
SPEAKER
TITLE
Jan 23, 2015 Margaret Tresch Owen, PhD Supporting School Readiness by Building a Communication Foundation
Feb 13 Anne Van Kleeck, PhD Scholars in the Sandbox: Academic Talk with Preschoolers
Mar 27 Karen Huxtable-Jester, PhD Mindsets and Motivation as the Keys to Academic Success
Apr 17 Bill Barfoot, PhD Promoting Academic and Socioemotional Growth Among Exceptional Learners

CCF Lecture Series Archive

CENTER FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES FORUM

Mark your calendars and come join us for this year’s annual forum.  The forum will be held at The University of Texas at Dallas from 9:00am–1:30pm. Click here for more information.


DATE
KEYNOTE SPEAKER
TITLE
Events to be announced

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CENTER FOR VITAL LONGEVITY SCIENCE SERIES

 

Mark your calendars and come join us for this semester's CVL Science Luncheon Series.  All presentations will be held in the Center for Vital Longevity Conference Room (8th floor) at 12:00-1:00pm, unless noted otherwise. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to cvlevents@utdallas.edu.


DATE
SPEAKER
TITLE
Feb 2, 2015 Josh Koen, PhD Memory Encoding and Memory Interference: An fMRI Study
Feb 9 Brad Lega, MD Episodic Memory in Epileptogenic Hippocampi: Predicting Memory Deficits
Feb 16 Silvia Bunge, PhD Building Blocks of Reasoning Ability

Feb 23

 

Talk Postponed
Marie Monfils, PhD Attenuation and Social Transmission of Fear
Mar 2 John Wixted, PhD The representation of episodic Memory in Single Neurons of the Human Hippocampus
Mar 9 Elana Ivleva, MD, PhD What Do Grey Matter Volume Biomarkers Tell Us About the Psychosis Dimension?
Mar 23 Steve Nelson, PhD How Does Testing Affect Learning? From Careful Anatomy to a Remindings Account via Reverse Inference
Apr 6 Sven Vanneste, PhD A Pathophysiology-based Treatment for Fibromyalgia
Apr 13 Audrey Duarte, PhD The Role of Attention in Age-related Associative Memory Impairments
Apr 20 Greg Dussor, PhD Investigating Migraine Pathophysiology Using Preclinical Models in Rodents
Apr 27 Elizabeth Mormino, PhD Aβ Status Interacts with Multiple Risk Factors to Influence Cognition in Clinically Normal Individuals

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COLLOQUIUM SERIES

 

Mark your calendars and come join us for this year’s Colloquium Series.  All presentations will be held in GR 4.428 from 9:30–10:30am, unless noted otherwise.  REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED.


DATE
SPEAKER
TITLE
HOST
Feb 6, 2015

Howard Eichenbaum, PhD

 

Boston University

The Hippocampus in Space and Time Tres Thompson

Apr 10

Richard Aslin, PhD

 

University of Rochester

The Dynamics of Learning and Attention in Infants and Adults Melanie Spence, Andrea Warner-Czyz

Apr 24

 

Time Change: 10:00-11:00am

Ross Roeser, PhD

 

Distinguished Lecturer in the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, UT Dallas

Scientific Truth (In Audiology): The Process Dean Bert Moore

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DEVELOPMENTAL, COGNITIVE AND SOCIAL/PERSONALITY BROWNBAG SERIES

 

Mark your calendars and come join us for this semester's DCS Brownbag Series.  All presentations will be held in JO 4.306 at 9:00-10:00am, unless noted otherwise. 


DATE
SPEAKER
TITLE
Jan 21, 2015 Rob Ackerman, PhD Power Analysis for the Actor-Partner Interdependence Model
Jan 28 Amanda Hahn Forensic Examiners' Performance on Facial Comparisons
Feb 4 Julie Schneider TBD
Feb 18 Brittany Boyer and Justin Scott Maternal Conflict Behavior Profiles and Child Social Skills
Mar 4 Matt Brown, PhD and Eun Ah Lee Exploring Implicit Understanding of Engineering Ethics in Students Teams
Mar 25 Jon Shasteen TBD
Apr 8 Cherise Chin-Fatt TBD
Apr 15 Rick Addante, PhD TBD
Apr 22 Danny Pacheco Change in Self-Regulation Among Low-Income, Ethnic Minority Preschoolers: A Person-Centered Approach

Apr 29

D. S. Gorfein, PhD On the Effects of Word Meaning Selection

DCS Brownbag Series Archive

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FLASH SERIES

 

Mark your calendars and come join us for this semester's FLASH (Friday Seminars in Speech, Language and Hearing) Brownbag Series.  All presentations will be held at Callier Center Dallas room A 229 with videolink to Callier Center Richardson in 1.508 from 12:00-1:00pm, unless noted otherwise. REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED. Please RSVP to LaRuth Smith.


DATE
SPEAKER
TITLE
Jan 23, 2015 Noah Sasson, PhD The Broad Autism Phenotype in Parents of a Child with Autism and the General Population
Jan 30 Barbara Davis, PhD Lexical vs. Phonological Factors in Early Word Productions of Children
Feb 6
BBS Colloquia

Howard Eichenbaum, PhD

No FLASH
Feb 13 Mary Beth Schmitt, PhD The Role of Behavior Regulation in Therapy for Children with Language Impairment
Feb 20 Denise Park, PhD The Scaffolding Theory of the Aging Mind: Can We Predict Successful Aging?
Feb 27   No FLASH
Mar 6 Margaret Owen, PhD Beyond the 30 Million Word Gap: Building a Communication Foundation is Essential for Early Language
Mar 13 William Katz, PhD A Web-Based Study of Texas Accents
Mar 20 Spring Break
Mar 27 Kelly Fazel Pursuit Tracking Studies: Investigating the Functional Basis of AOS
Apr 3 Olga Peskova TBD
Apr 10
BBS Colloquia

Richard Aslin, PhD

No FLASH
Apr 17 Doris Baker, PhD Research Evidence of Building Children's Vocabulary Instruction Early
Apr 24
BBS Colloquia

Ross Roeser, PhD

No FLASH
May 1 Laurence Leonard, Pam Hadley, Marc Fey, Elena Plante Callier Prize

FLASH Series Archive

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NEUROSCIENCE BROWNBAG SERIES

 

Mark your calendars and come join us for this semester's NSC Brown Bag Series.  All presentations will be held in GR 4.428 rom 1:00-2:00pm, unless noted otherwise. REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED.


DATE
SPEAKER
TITLE
Jan 16, 2015 Lindsey Noble The Effects of Vagus Nerve Stimulation on Anxiety
Jan 23 Armen Akopian, PhD TBA

Jan 30

 

Talk Canceled
Perry Fuchs, PhD The Past, Present and Future of Preclinical Pain Research
Feb 13 Erin Horne Age-related Differences in Event-related Functional Connectivity During Associative Encoding
Feb 20 Xuejun Song, MD, PhD TBA
Feb 27 Mike B TBA
Mar 6 Amanda Alvarez-Dieppa VNS-paired Extinction in a VPA-induced Animal Model of Autism
Mar 13 Shayne Hassler TBA
Mar 27 Feng Tao, PhD TBA
Apr 10 Anthony Nguyen TBA
Apr 17 David Pruitt, Derek Wills TBA
Apr 24 Amanda Alvarez TBA
May 1 Marina Asiedu TBA
May 8 Vivekanand Jeevakumar TBA
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