GAIL F. BEACH MEMORIAL VISITING LECTURESHIP SERIES

The Gail F. Beach Memorial Visiting Lectureship Series has brought many renowned neuroscientists from all over the world to our campus and has provided outstanding opportunities for The Miami Project faculty and our neuroscience colleagues at the University of Miami.

The lectureship series is dedicated to Gail F. Beach, a schoolteacher and person with SCI, whose generosity and foresight continues to provide significant contributions to our research efforts today.

Lectures are held on the first Wednesday of the month and begin at noon EST.

September through December 2021
Lectures will be held via Zoom Meeting.
Meeting ID: # 946 8320 8853             Passcode: #521910

January through May 2022
Lectures will be held in-person at the James K. Batten Auditorium located on the 7th floor in the Lois Pope LIFE Center Building.

We will continue to stream via Zoom Meeting for those who would prefer to attend remotely.

Questions?

If you have any questions or would like additional brochures and/or posters, please contact the education program coordinator Maria Chagoyen at mchagoyen@med.miami.edu or (305) 243-7108.

Individual Meeting Requests
Individuals wishing to meet with a particular visiting lecturer may request a meeting time by emailing the address above at least one week prior to the lecturer’s visit. Please include the name of the visiting lecturer and the times you are available to meet.

 

Nov
3
Wed
ZOOM: Gail F. Beach Memorial Lecture: Neural Basis for Skilled Movement – Adam Hantman, Ph.D. @ ZOOM
Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lecture to be held via Zoom Meeting.

Meeting ID: 946 8320 8853               Passcode: 521910

Adam Hantman, Ph.D.

Adam Hantman, Ph.D.
Group Leader, Janelia Research Campus
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
VA

Nov
17
Wed
ZOOM: Gail F. Beach Memorial Lecture: Emily Sena, Ph.D. @ ZOOM
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Lecture to be held via Zoom Meeting.

Meeting ID: 946 8320 8853               Passcode: 521910

Emily Sena, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer
Stroke Association Kirby Laing Foundation
Centre of Clinical Brain Sciences
University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Dec
1
Wed
ZOOM: Gail F. Beach Memorial Lecture: Erica A. Dale, Ph.D. @ ZOOM
Dec 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lecture to be held via Zoom Meeting.

Meeting ID: 946 8320 8853               Passcode: 521910

Erica A. Dale, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology
University of Florida, Gainesville

Dec
15
Wed
ZOOM: Gail F. Beach Memorial Lecture: Silvia Arber, Ph.D. @ ZOOM
Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lecture to be held via Zoom Meeting.

Meeting ID: 946 8320 8853               Passcode: 521910

Silvia Arber, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Neurobiology and Cell Biology
University of Basel, Switzerland

Jan
19
Wed
Gail F. Beach Memorial Lecture: Michael Lane, Ph.D. @ The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
Jan 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lecture to be in person at the James K. Batten Auditorium on the 7th Floor of the Lois Pope LIFE Center.  The lecture will also be streamed via Zoom Meeting.

Meeting ID: 946 8320 8853               Passcode: 521910

Michael Lane, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Neurobiology
Drexel University College of Medicine
Pennsylvania

Feb
16
Wed
Gail F. Beach Memorial Lecture: Mary Jane Mulcahey, Ph.D., OTR/L @ The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
Feb 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lecture to be in person at the James K. Batten Auditorium on the 7th Floor of the Lois Pope LIFE Center.  The lecture will also be streamed via Zoom Meeting.

Meeting ID: 946 8320 8853               Passcode: 521910

Mary Jane Mulcahey, Ph.D., OTR/L
Professor
Department of Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation
Thomas Jefferson University
PA

Mar
16
Wed
Gail F. Beach Memorial Lecture: David J. Sharp, Ph.D. @ The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
Mar 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lecture to be in person at the James K. Batten Auditorium on the 7th Floor of the Lois Pope LIFE Center.  The lecture will also be streamed via Zoom Meeting.

Meeting ID: 946 8320 8853               Passcode: 521910

David J. Sharp, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Physiology, Biophysics, Opthamology and Neuroscience
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
New York

Apr
6
Wed
Gail F. Beach Memorial Lecture: Naomi Kleitman, Ph.D. @ The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lecture to be in person at the James K. Batten Auditorium on the 7th Floor of the Lois Pope LIFE Center.  The lecture will also be streamed via Zoom Meeting.

Meeting ID: 946 8320 8853               Passcode: 521910

Naomi Kleitman, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President
Grants & Research
Craig H. Neilsen Foundation
California

Gail F. Beach Memorial Visiting Lectureship Series 2021-2022
Gail F. Beach Memorial Visiting Lectureship Series 2021-2022