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Neuroscience Center Seminar Series

The University of Miami Neuroscience Center is a broad interdisciplinary program that unites neuroscientists from three campuses and more than a dozen basic science and clinical departments.

Each year they host a series of scientific events which include an invited lecturer that matches the interdisciplinary nature of the program.

Lectures are held in the James K. Batten Apex Center and Auditorium in the Lois Pope LIFE Center, 7th floor from 12-1pm.

If you have any questions or would like additional brochures and/or posters, please submit your request by email to: or contact the education program coordinator, Maria Chagoyen at (305) 243-7108.






September 28, 2018

Tiffany Schmidt, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurobiology
Northwestern University – Illinois


October 26, 2018

Xinzhong Dong, PhD
The Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience
Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore


November 3-7, 2018

Society for Neuroscience 48th Annual Meeting
San Diego, California


December 14, 2018

Deborah A. Fadool, PhD
Nancy Marcus Professor of Biological Science
Director, Chemical Senses Training Grant Program
Florida State University – Tallahassee


January 18, 2019

Vilas Menon, PhD
Visiting Scientist
Howard Hughes Medical Institute – Virginia


January 25, 2019

Richard Bunge Lecture


March 29, 2019

Elisa Konofagou, PhD
Robert and Margaret Hariri Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Radiology
Chair of Graduate Studies
Columbia University – New York