Neurology & Neurological Sciences Conferences

Jan January 11 Fri 2019

Faculty Retreat

Department of Neurology & Neurological Sciences half-day Faculty Retreat.  The retreat will be held in Tresidder Union from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on January 11, 2019.

Jan January 25 Fri 2019

Maternal and Child Health Research Institute Seminar Series

Neurological Sciences

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Li Ka Shing Learning and Knowledge Center, Room # 101

Gerald Grant, MD, FACS - Associate Professor, Departments of Neurosurgery and, by courtesy, of Neurology & Neurological Sciences; Recipient of Transdisciplinary Initiative Program Award (FY14) and Arline and Pete Harman Faculty Scholar Award (FY16)

Fan Yang, PhD - Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, and of Bioengineering; Recipient of Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health Faculty Scholar (FY14)

Feb February 01 Fri 2019

Stanford Brain Rejuvenation Project
Mini - Symposium

"Innate DNA sensing: Expanding roles in immunity and inflammation"
Andrea Ablasser, PhD
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

"Epigenomic regulation of neural stem cell aging"
Robin Yeo
Stanford University (Brunet Lab)

"Therapeutic dissolution of aberrant phases by nuclear-import receptors"
James Shorter, PhD
University of Pennsylvania 

"A surprising link between lysosomal and RNA biology in ALS pathogenesis"
Michael Ward, MD, PhD
National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH

Feb February 04 Mon 2019

Frontiers in Aging

New strategies for accelerating regeneration

Nadia Rosenthal, PhD, FMedSci, FAAHMS
The Jackson Laboratory

Munzer Auditorium •• 4pm

Feb February 08 Fri 2019

Being Different Puts You Out of Sync: Voltage Gated Sodium Channel Diversity and Epilepsy

A SPECIAL SEMINAR Presented by Stanford Epilepsy Training Program and Neurology Dept.  

JACOB M. HULL
Neurosciences
University of Michigan

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8TH, 2019,  11:00 to 12 noon

HEALTH RESEARCH & POLICY (HRP) ROOM T138B, REDWOOD BUILDING

Host: John R. Huguenard

Feb February 11 Mon 2019

Targeting neural circuits to address pain and opioid addiction

Xiaoke Chen, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology at Stanford University

4-5pm, Clark Center Auditorium

 

Feb February 25 Mon 2019

Department of Biology Seminar: Sensory representation in the Drosophila Brain

Sophie Caron
Assistant Professor at the University of Utah, School of Biological Sciences

4-5pm Clark Center Auditorium

Feb February 26 Tue 2019

The epileptic brain: from the mathematics of seizure dynamics to a clinical trial

Christophe Bernard, PhD
Institut de Neurosciences des Systèmes
Aix-Marseille Université, France

Tuesday Feb 26th, 2019 - 01:30PM
Li Ka Shing Center (LKSC)
LK130 Classroom

Special Seminar Sponsored by the Epilepsy Training Program and Department of Neurosurgery
Host: Ivan Soltesz, PhD

Mar March 22 Fri 2019

Department of Biology Seminar: Neural circuitry of controlling internal states and innate behaviors

David Anderson
California Institute of Technology

Clark Auditorium - 4pm

Apr April 15 Mon 2019

Frontiers in Aging

Stressing hematopoietic stem cells to age

Isabel Beerman, PhD
NIH, Translational Gerontology Branch/
Epigenetics and Stem Cell Aging Unit

Munzer Auditorium •• 4pm

May May 07 Tue 2019

2019 Stanford Neurology Alumni Reception

Annual reception for our alumni network of excellence will be held during the AAN meeting in Philadelphia from 5:30-7:30pm on Tuesday, May 7.

May May 13 Mon 2019

Frontiers in Aging

Nutrient signaling mechanisms that influence aging

Keith Blackwell, MD, PhD
Harvard Medical School

Munzer Auditorium •• 4pm

Jun June 07 Fri 2019

2019 Neuroscience Research Forum

7am-2pm, LKSC Berg Hall

Keynote Speaker: Michelle Monje, MD, PhD