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

LECTURE SERIES

 

BBS Colloquium Series

No RSVP is required.

DATE SPEAKER TITLE HOST
Feb 12, 2021
Virtual Event
9:30AM
Gary Aston-Jones, PhD
Brain Health Institute at Rutgers University
Unraveling Brain Circuits for Drug Demand: A Central Role for Orexin in Addiction Catherine Thorn, PhD
Mar 26
Virtual Event
9:30AM
Cathie Tamis-LeMonda, PhD
New York University, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
TBD Meghan Swanson, PhD
Apr 16
Virtual Event
9:30AM
Denise Park, PhD
UT Dallas, Center for Vital Longevity
TBD Catherine Thorn, PhD
BBS Colloquium Series Archive

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Career Roadmap Series

Depending on the event, RSVP may be required. Click each event link for more details.

DATE SPEAKER TITLE TIME/LOCATION
No events scheduled at this time
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Center for Children and Families Forum

Registration is required for this event.

DATE KEYNOTE SPEAKER TITLE
No events scheduled at this time
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Center for Children and Families Spring Lecture Series

DATE SPEAKER TITLE
Feb 2, 2021
Virtual Event
Meghan Swanson, PhD
UT Dallas
Talking to Babies: The Universal Ingredient for Language Learning
Feb 26
Virtual Event
Salena Brody, PhD
UT Dallas
Conversations that Create Change: Talking to Kids about Injustice
Apr 27
Virtual Event
CCF Faculty Relational Health: From Research to Practice with Families of Children with Autism or Hearing Differences
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Center for Vital Longevity Science Series

Please RSVP to [email protected].

DATE SPEAKER TITLE
Jan 25, 2021
Virtual Event
Craig Stark, PhD
UC Irvine
Old Brains, New Tricks: Can Environmental Enrichment Improve Our Aging Memory?
Feb 8
Virtual Event
Rik Henson, PhD
Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
Relating Age, Brain, and Cognition: Results from the Cambridge Centre for Aging & Neuroscience
Feb 22
Virtual Event
BoKyung Park, PhD
UT Dallas
TBD
Mar 8
Virtual Event
Darrell Worthy, PhD
Texas A&M
Proactive Versus Reactive Decision-Making Strategies in Younger and Older Adults
Mar 22
Virtual Event
Nancy Dennis, PhD
Penn State
Age Deficits in Neural Discriminability and its Relationship to Memory
Apr 5
Virtual Event
Yune Lee, PhD
UT Dallas
The Brain, Music, and Well-being: the BMW Story
Apr 19
Virtual Event
Mariam Aly, PhD
Columbia University
How Hippocampal Memory Shapes, and is Shaped by, Attention
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FLASH Series

Please RSVP to Lynne Perler.
Bruton Conferences are sponsored by the David Bruton, Jr. Endowed Lecture Series on Communication Disorders.

DATE SPEAKER TITLE
Feb 5, 2021
Virtual Event
Laiah Factor, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, UT Dallas
A Longitudinal Study of Novel Hand Gesture Phonology in Children with Developmental Language Disorder
Feb 19
Virtual Event
Kathryn Victoria Kreidler
PhD Student, UT Dallas
Rhythmic Sequence Production in Children with Developmental Language Disorder
Feb 26
Virtual Event
Abbey Thomas
PhD Student, UT Dallas
TBD
Mar 5
Virtual Event
Lindsey Hiebert, PhD
Missouri State University
Adult Abstract Language Use During Parent-Child Science Activities
Mar 12
Virtual Event
Elena Keltnor
PhD Student, UT Dallas
TBD
Apr 2
Virtual Event
Boji Lam, PhD
University of North Texas
Emotion in Non-Native Speakers: New Insights From Two New Executive Function Measures
Apr 9
Virtual Event
Erika Skoe, PhD
University of Connecticut
TBD
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Frontiers of BrainHealth Lecture Series

These events are free, but please register online.

DATE SPEAKER TITLE HOST
Jan 15, 2021
Virtual Event
John Cryan, PhD
UCC
Microbial Endocrinology: The Microbiota-Gut-Brain Axis in Health and Disease Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Jan 29
Virtual Event
Ana Solodkin, PhD
UT Dallas
The Virtual Brain: A Computational Microscope to Elucidate Brain Mechanisms from Health to Dementia Bart Rypma, PhD
Mar 12
Virtual Event
Rik Henson, PhD
Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
Healthy Aging of Brain and Cognition (results from the CamCAN cohort, MRI, MEG, behavior) Bart Rypma, PhD
Mar 19
Virtual Event
Judson Brewer, PhD
Brown University
TBD Lori Cook
Apr 2
Virtual Event
Vince Calhoun, PhD
Georgia Institute of Technology
TBD Francesca Filbey, PhD
Apr 16
Virtual Event
Michael Merzenich, PhD
University of California San Francisco
New Strategies for Managing Organic Brain Health Sandra Chapman, PhD
Apr 23
Virtual Event
Eric Nestler, MD, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
TBD Francesca Filbey, PhD
May 21
Virtual Event
Ed Boyden, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
TBD Dan Krawczyk, PhD
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Neuroscience Seminar Series

DATE SPEAKER TITLE HOST
Jan 14, 2021
Virtual Event
Randy McIntosh, PhD
University of Toronto
Theory and Application of Connectome-Based Modelling with TheVirtualBrain Ana Solodkin, PhD
Jan 21
Virtual Event
Thomas Szabo-Pardi
PhD Student, UT Dallas
Investigating Cell-Specific Mechanisms Driving Sex Differences in the Development of Neuropathic Pain Michael Burton, PhD
Feb 4
Virtual Event
Jayme McReynolds, PhD
University of Cincinnati
TBD Christa McIntyre, PhD
Feb 11
Virtual Event
Sheel Dodani, PhD
UT Dallas
TBD Theodore Price, PhD
Feb 25
Virtual Event
Meono Kume
PhD Student, UT Dallas
TBD Theodore Price, PhD
Mar 5
Virtual Event
Ron de Kloet, PhD
 
Stress in the Brain Rimenez De Souza, PhD
Mar 11
Virtual Event
Ream Al-Hasani, PhD
 
TBD Ben Kolber, PhD
Mar 25
Virtual Event
David McCormick, PhD
 
Rapid Changes in Brain State Explain Variation in Neuronal and Behavioral Variance Katy Thorn, PhD
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Psychology Lecture Series

Formerly the Developmental, Cognitive and Social/Personality Brownbag Series (DCS).

DATE SPEAKER TITLE
Jan 14, 2021
Virtual Event
Salena Brody, PhD
UT Dallas
Discussion of the Book “Not Light, But Fire: How to Lead Meaningful Race Conversations in the Classroom”
Jan 21
Virtual Event
Zhengsi Chang
PhD Student, UT Dallas
Functional Performance in a Virtual Reality Task with Differential Executive Functional Loads
Jan 28
Virtual Event
Luke Moraglia
PhD Student, UT Dallas
Big, Small, They’re All the Same to Me: Accounting for Varied Factor Structures in Two-Table Multivariate Analysis
Feb 4
Virtual Event
Desiree’ Knoch
PhD Student, UT Dallas
Investigating the Moderating Role of Relationship Length on the Association between Partner Personality Perceptions and Romantic Relationship Satisfaction
Feb 11
Virtual Event
Yuguang (Irene) Zhao
PhD Student, UT Dallas
TBD
Apr 8
Virtual Event
Candice Pattisapu
PhD Student, UT Dallas
Using Cognitive Diagnostic Models to Evaluate Learning Taxonomy Assumptions
Apr 22
Virtual Event
Samantha Plas
Master’s Student, UT Dallas
Reversing Trauma Induced Extinction Impairments
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Sips & Science Lecture Series

DATE SPEAKER TITLE PRESENTING SPONSOR
Jan 21, 2021
Virtual Event
Kirk Erickson, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
Walk Like a Greek, Think Like Aristotle  
Mar 18
Virtual Event
Jud Brewer, MD, PhD
Brown University
TBD  
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The Brain: An Owner’s Guide (February Lecture Series)

DATE SPEAKER TITLE
Feb 2, 2021 Lisa Mosconi, PhD
Weill Cornell Medicine
Hormones’ Impact on Cognitive Health & Alzheimer’s
Feb 9, 2021 David Katz, PhD
Yale University
The Acute Case for Chronic Health: Vital Lessons In Weathering Duress
Feb 16, 2021 Nancy Kanwisher, PhD
MIT
Portrait of a Brain: A Window into the Architecture of Our Mind
Feb 23, 2021 Drew Ramsey, MD
Columbia University
Improve Your Brain Health with Brain Foods
The Brain: An Owner’s Guide (February Lecture Series) Archive

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