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



2021 Archive

Jan 15, 2021
Virtual Event
John Cryan, PhD
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
Mid-Life Activities are Important for Late-Life Cognition Bart Rypma, PhD
Mar 26
Virtual Event
Judson Brewer, MD,PhD
Brown University
From Lemons to Lemonade: Using an Understanding of How Our Brains Process Fear and Uncertainty to Break Free of Anxiety and Other Bad Habits Lori Cook, PhD
Apr 2
Virtual Event
Vince Calhoun, PhD
Georgia Institute of Technology
Brain-Based Biomarkers: A Focus on the Heterogeneous: Enhancing Sensitivity to Brain Disorders and Change 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 30
Virtual Event
Eric Nestler, MD, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Transcriptional and Epigenetic Mechanisms of Addiction Francesca Filbey, PhD
May 21
Virtual Event
Ed Boyden, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Tools for Analyzing and Repairing the Brain Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Oct 1, 2021
Virtual Event
Mary Helen Immordino-Yang, EdD
University of Southern California
Building Meaning Builds Teens’ Brains: Adolescents’ Narratives Predict Their Neural Development and Young Adult Wellbeing Julie Fratantoni, PhD
Oct 15
Virtual Event
Michael Platt, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
Neuroscience and the Future of Management Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Oct 29
Virtual Event
Jerillyn Kent, PhD
UT Dallas
The Cerebellum: Contributions to Cognition and Implications for Psychopathology Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Nov 4
In-Person and Virtual Event
Sid E. O’Bryant, PhD
UNT Health Science Center
Biomarkers of Alzheimer’s Disease among Diverse Populations — the Health & Aging Brain Study Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Nov 12
Virtual Event
BoKyung Park, PhD
UT Dallas
The Psychology of Group Membership: A Social, Cultural, and Affective Neuroscience Perspective Bart Rypma, PhD
Dec 3
Virtual Event
Lin Lin, EdD
University of North Texas
Intersections of the Brain and Technology Lori Cook, PhD, CCC/SLP


2020 Archive

Jan 17
Stream on Zoom
Leanne Young, PhD
Applied Research Associates, Inc.
Taking SMART from the Laboratory to the Wild Daniel Krawczyk, PhD
Mar 13
Event Canceled
Steven Vernino, MD, PhD
UT Southwestern
Update on Autoimmune Encephalitis Sandra Chapman, PhD
Mar 27
Event Canceled
Swati Biwas, PhD
UT Dallas
Risk Prediction for Contralateral Breast Cancer and Substance Use Disorders Francesca Filbey, PhD
Apr 10
Event Canceled
Brendan Kelley, MD
UT Southwestern
TBD Sandra Chapman, PhD
Apr 17
Event Canceled
Sara Konrath, PhD
Indiana University
Empathy and its Implications in Uncertain Times Julie Fratantoni, PhD
Apr 24
Event Canceled
Ana Solodkin, PhD
UT Dallas
TBD Sandra Chapman, PhD
May 8
Event Canceled
Wendy Rogers, PhD
University of Illinois
TBD Sandra Chapman, PhD
May 29
Event Canceled
Jarrod Millman, PhD
University of California, Berkeley
TBD Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Sep 18, 2020
Virtual Event
David Lary, PhD
UT Dallas
Cognitive Performance and the Environment Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Sep 25
Virtual Event
Harris Eyre, MD, PhD
Advancing Brain Capital as a New Approach to the COVID Economic Challenge Sandra Chapman, PhD
Oct 2
Virtual Event
Robert C. Green, MD, MPh
The Path to Preventive Genomics Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Oct 16
Virtual Event
Dina Hooshyar, MD, MPh
UTSW, VA; Director, National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans
VA National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans: An Overview Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Oct 30
Virtual Event
Nancy Gee, PhD
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Health Benefits of Companion Animals; Dogs in Educational Settings and RCT Results Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Nov 13
Virtual Event
Steven Vernino, MD, PhD
Update on Autoimmune Encephalitis Sandra Chapman, PhD
Nov 20
Virtual Event
Namrata Das, MD, PhD, MPH Brain Energy Metabolism and Cognition in Alzheimer’s disease: A spectroscopy study at 7-Tesla Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Dec 11
Virtual Event
Sara Konrath, PhD
Indiana University
Empathy and its Implications in Uncertain Times Julie Fratantoni, PhD


2019 Archive

Jan 18 Spencer Miller, MD
University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Magnetic e-Resonance Therapy: Using Brainwave Analysis to Personalize Neuromodulation Leanne Young, PhD
Jan 25 Catherine Thorn, PhD
UT Dallas
Neuromodulatory Signaling in Motor Cortical Plasticity Francesca Filbey, PhD
Feb 1 Stuart F. Cogan, PhD
UT Dallas
Ultramicroelectrodes for High-density Recording and Stimulation of the CNS Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Mar 8 Meghan Swanson, PhD
UT Dallas
Charting Brain, Behavior and the Home Environment to Understand Infants with Neurodevelopmental Disorders Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Mar 29 Amy Pinkham, PhD
UT Dallas
Understanding Social Dysfunction in Schizophrenia: The Roles of Social Cognition and Introspective Accuracy Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Apr 19 Hanli Lui, PhD
UT Arlington
Non-invasive Imaging and Boosting the Human Brain by NIR Light Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Apr 26 Adam Green, PhD
Georgetown University
Neuromodulation- and Real-World STEM Spatial Education-Based Improvements in Relational Reasoning Dan Krawczyk, PhD
May 31 Deborah Backus, PT, PhD FACRM
Shepherd Center, Atlanta, GA
Advancing Rehabilitation Science, Improving Lives Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Jun 7 Kirk Erickson, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
Exercise and Brain Plasticity Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Jun 14 Eric Kildebeck, MD, PhD
UT Southwestern
Gene Editing Technologies for Treating Neurological Disorders Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Sep 6, 2019 Yasin Dhaher, PhD
UT Southwestern
The Complexity of Meta Plasticity in the Motor System: Implication to Rehabilitation Medicine Daniel Krawczyk, PhD
Sep 13 Joel Kramer, PhD
The Myth of Cognitive Aging Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Sep 20 Aron Barbey, PhD
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Scientific Innovations for Healthy Brain Aging Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Sep 27
No videolink
Anke Henning, PhD
UT Southwestern Imaging Director
Imaging Human Brain Metabolism Exploiting Ultra-High Field Magnetic Resonance Imaging Bart Rypma, PhD
Oct 4
No videolink
Katherine Rankin, PhD
Functional Brain Networks Enabling Social Sensitivity and Empathy Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Oct 11
Stream on Zoom
Tracy Centanni, PhD
Heterogeneous Neural Deficits in Dyslexia During Speech Sound Processing Tasks Lori Cook, PhD
Oct 25
Stream on Zoom
Michael Scullin, PhD
Baylor University
Sleep, Cognition, and Aging Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Nov 1
Stream on Zoom
Fangyu Peng, PhD
UT Southwestern
Assessment of Altered Copper Fluxes in Brain Disorders with 64CuCl2 PET Imaging Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Nov 11
Lecture is on a Monday
Stream on Zoom
Sandra Gordon-Salant, PhD
University of Maryland
Age-Related Decline in Auditory and Speech Processing: Peripheral, Central, and Cognitive Influences Lori Cook, PhD
Nov 22
Stream on Zoom
Kendra Seaman, PhD
UT Dallas
Modeling Value in Decision Making Daniel Krawczyk, PhD
Dec 6
Stream on Zoom
Matthew Kmiecik, PhD
UT Dallas
Using Senseless Sentences to Study Cognition: Insights from Traumatic Brain Injury and Electrophysiology Daniel Krawczyk, PhD


2018 Archive

Jan 12 Daniel Krawczyk, PhD,
Deputy Director
Center for BrainHealth
Analogy and the Brain: What we are Learning About Mechanisms and Disorders  
Jan 19 Michael Kilgard, PhD,
UT Dallas
Directing Neural Plasticity to Treat Neurological and Psychiatric Disease Daniel Krawczyk, PhD
Jan 26 Rita Goldstein, PhD,
Ichan School of Medicine, Mount Sinai
The Prefrontal Cortex in iRISA (impaired response inhibition and salience attribution) in Cocaine Addiction: Lessons from Neuroimaging in Humans and an Eye Towards Intervention Development Xiaosi Gu, PhD
Feb 2 Bruce Wexler, MD,
Yale School of Medicine
Closing School Achievement Gaps Associated with Poverty Using Evidence-Based Computer and Physical Cognitive Training Exercises that Harness the Brain’s Neuroplastic Potential Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Mar 2 Aparna Agrawal, PhD,
Washington University School of Medicine
Unfolding of Genetic Propensity to Cannabis Use and Misuse Francesca Filbey, PhD
Mar 9 Tom Lewis, PhD,
RealHealth Innovations, LLC, Tampa Bay, FL
Measuring Eye Pathology, Physiology, and Lifestyle as a Comprehensive Approach to Root-Cause Diagnosis and Treatment of Brain Disorders Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Mar 23 Justin Feinstein, PhD,
Laureate Institute for Brain Research
Enhancing Interoception and Mindfulness in Anxious Patients Using Floatation-REST Daniel Krawczyk, PhD
Mar 30 Christa McIntyre, PhD,
UT Dallas
Preclinical Studies of Vagus Nerve Stimulation as a Potential Adjunct to Exposure-Based Therapies Xiaosi Gu, PhD
Apr 6 Jiyoung Park, PhD,
UT Dallas
Cultural Shaping of Emotional Processing: A Cultural Neuroscience Approach Daniel Krawczyk, PhD
Apr 20 Michael Burton, PhD,
UT Dallas
Sensory Neuron-Restricted CB1R Does Not Mediate Analgesia Francesca Filbey, PhD
May 18 Timothea Toulopoulou, PhD
Bilkent University
Cognitive Intermediate Phenotypes and Genetic Risk for Schizophrenia Francesca Filbey, PhD
Jun 1 Laura Germine, PhD
Harvard Medical School
Measuring the Brain in the Wild: New Approaches to Old Metrics Leanne Young, PhD
Jun 8 Samarpita Sengupta, PhD
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Essentials of Scientific Writing Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Jun 14 Walter Greenleaf, PhD
Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab
How Virtual and Augmented Reality Technology Will Impact and Transform Healthcare Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Sep 7 Mustafa Husain, MD
UT Southwestern
Brain Stimulation: A New Era in the Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Oct 12 Sushmita Purkayastha, PhD
Southern Methodist University
Cerebral Blood Flow Regulation Following a Sports Related Concussion Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD
Nov 9 Mark B. Powers, PhD
Baylor University Medical Center,
UT Austin
Recent Advancements in the Treatment & Prevention of PTSD Lori Cook, PhD
Nov 16 Jon Bakdash, PhD
Texas A&M Commerce,
UT Dallas
Visualizing and Modeling Dependencies in Data Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Nov 30 Jeff Spence, PhD
UT Dallas
Birds Eye View of Machine Learning Dan Krawczyk, PhD
Dec 7 John Desmond, PhD
Johns Hopkins University
Cerebellar Contributions to Cognition: Insights from the Phonological Loop Bart Rypma, PhD


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