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Upcoming Seminars

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ARUK Edinburgh Dementia Journal Club
Paper to be discussed: A three-dimensional human neural cell culture model of Alzheimer's disease. Choi et al., Nature. 2014 Oct 12.
Chris Henstridge, CCNS, Edinburgh
Luke Searcy, Centre for Neuroregeneration, Edinburgh
Monday 1st December 2014
4 pm, Common Room, 1 George Square
Organiser: Susan Simpson
Business School - Entrepreneurship Club
Visualisation, Data and Content Marketing
Steven Drost, Co-founder and CEO, Stips
Tuesday 2nd December 2014
6.30 pm - 8 pm, LT2, Business School, 29 Buccleuch Place
Series Organiser:
Jo Young
Cardiovascular Sciences
Manipulating the many inter(faces) of tropomyosin, in vivo

Dr. Anthony Cammarato, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
Tuesday 25th November 2014
12 noon, Wellcome Auditorium, QMRI, Little France
Host: Paul Hartley
Series Organiser
: Heather Laing
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click here for the progress in research programme
Clinical Brain Sciences - Academic Half Day
Pathogenesis of immune mediated neurological disorders
Prof Josep Dalmau
Thursday 27th November 2014
1.15 pm, DCN Seminar Room, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital
Series Organiser: Suvankar Pal
Those based at Little France can join a live-stream feed in Room 209, Chancellor's Building, RIE.
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Clinical Brain Sciences - Edinburgh Clinical Trials & Epidemiology Seminars
New large trials: TICH-2 and EuroHype
Prof. Nikki Sprigg, University of Nottingham
Stroke Forum run-through: 'An IPDMA of the risk of haematoma growth after intracerebral haemorrhage'
Prof. Rustam Salman, University of Edinburgh

Wednesday 26th November 2014
4 pm, CCBS seminar room, 1st Floor, Chancellor's Building, Little France
Series Organiser: Will Whiteley
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Clinical Brain Sciences - Psychiatry
Hepatitis C for psychiatrists
Drs Ewen Stewart, Roger Smyth and Ravneet Bhatra, Lothian Viral Hepatitis M anaged Care Network
Wednesday 3rd December 2014
4 pm, Departmental Lecture Theatre, Kennedy Tower, Royal Edinburgh Hospital
Host:
Mandy Johnstone
Series Organiser:
Stephen Lawrie, semins series part-sponsored by SMHRN
please note: the seminar scheduled for 19th November has been cancelled
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Clinical Psychology
no neuroscience-related seminar currently scheduled
Series Organiser: Paul Hutton
Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology - St Andrew's Day Lecture
Mendelian randomisation: The next ten years
Prof George Davey-Smith, Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol
Tuesday 25th November 2014
3 pm, Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation, Old High School, Infirmary Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LZ

Series Organiser: Caroline Brett
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Please note change of venue & time. Directions can be found here.
** This seminar follows on from the epigenetics discussion day at the same venue. The seminar is open to all but due to limited capacity at the venue registration is essential. Please register by emailing Sarah.Harris@igmm.ed.ac.uk. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis. **
Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology - Special seminar
Growing Up in New Zealand: Now we are two, the first 1000 days
Dr. Peterson, School of Psychology, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Wednesday 26th November 2014
1 pm - 3 pm, B21, Psychology, 7 George Square
Series Organiser: Caroline Brett
Tea/coffee making facilities available - please bring your own mugs/tea/coffee/milk
Attendees also welcome to bring own lunch.
Cognitive and Neural Systems
Encoding of fear and extinction behaviour in distributed neuronal circuits
Prof. Cyril Herry, Bordeaux University
Thursday 27th November 2014
12.30 pm, Gaddum Lecture Theatre, 1 George Square

Host: Iris Oren
Series Organiser
: Tara Spire-Jones
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College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine - Inaugural Lectures (open to the public)
Delirium: integrating research and clinical practice
Prof. Alasdair MacLullich, Chair of Geriatric Medicine
Monday 24th November 2014
5.15 pm, Lecture Theatre A, The Chancellor's Building, 49 Little France Crescent
Organiser: Jane Weaver
College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine - Medical Detectives Public Lecture
This series has finished for 2014; it will return in 2015
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Edinburgh Neuroscience - Public Christmas Lecture
Do our genes still fit? The neuroscience of appetite and obesity
Prof Gareth Leng, Centre for Integrative Physiology
Thursday 11th December 2014
6pm, Anatomy Lecture Theatre, Old Medical School, Teviot Place (enter via doorway 3)
free, registration here
Genetics and Molecular Medicine
no neuroscience-related seminar currently scheduled
Series Organiser: Eilidh Guild

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Geriatric Medicine
awaiting notification of next seminar
Organiser:
Fergus Doubal

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Imaging Seminars
Provisional results from a pilot 1.5T MRI brain scanning study of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: associations with cognitive abilities and plasma markers of systemic inflammation
Stewart Wiseman
title to be advised
Devasuda Anglagan
Friday 28th November 2014
1 pm, Mary Kinross Room, Queen's Medical Research Institute, Little France
Series Contact: Anne Grant

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Informatics - Adaptive and Neural Computation/ DTC Seminar
Receptive field formation by interacting excitatory and inhibitory plasticity
Claudia Clopath, Bioengineering Department, Imperial College London
Tuesday 25th November 2014
11 am, Room 4.31/4.33, Informatics Forum, Crichton Street
Series Organiser:
Iain Murray
Chair: Matthias Hennig
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Informatics - Perception, Action and Behaviour
no neuroscience-related seminar curently scheduled
Series Organiser: Bastiaan Boom
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Innovation Forum Edinburgh
Life Science spin-outs, start-ups and let downs
Carmel Reilly, Neurocentrx; Lysimachos Zografos, Parkure; Dr Frank Rinaldi, Evolution BioScience Ltd; Dr Diane Harbison, BioCity Scotland
Monday 24th November 2014
5 pm - 8 pm, Swann Lecture Theatre, King's Buildings
Series Organisers: The Edinburgh Chapter
Registration essential here
Integrative Physiology
Beyond Pretty Pictures - Optical Imaging in the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Rolly Wiegand, CIP, University of Edinburgh
Friday 28th November 2014
1 pm, Hugh Robson Lecture Theatre, Hugh Robson Building, George Square
Series Organisers: Mandy Jackson and Emanuel Busch
Seminar series sponsored in part by The Physiological Society
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Music in Human and Social Development
no neuroscience-related seminar currently scheduled
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Music Informatics, Cognition and Acoustics Seminars
From sound waves to brain waves
Dr. Tobias Reichenbach, Imperial College, London
Tuesday 25th November 2014
5 pm, Room 4.31/4.33, Informatics Forum, Crichton Street
Series Organisers: Alan Smaill, Stefan Bilba & Michael Newton

Neuroscience Seminars
Title to be advised
Prof David Baker, Centre for Neuroscience and Trauma, Blizard Institute, London
Monday 8th December 2014
1 pm, Lecture Theatre B, Chancellors Building
Host:
Dr. Anna Williams
Series Organisers
: Dave Lyons, HongYan Zhang and Anna Williams
Seminar series sponsorored in part by the British Neuroscience Association
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Neuroscience Translational Research Forum
next meeting to be held in 2015 - date to be confirmed
Organiser: Malcolm MacLeod
Neurological Student Society (EUNS)
2nd year MBChB students neuroscience exam revision tutorial
Tuesday 2nd December 2014
7 pm, Lecture Theatre 270, Old College
Series Organiser: Rory Piper
Free but register
here
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Patrick Wild Centre Supporters Day
Short presentation, refreshments and opportunities to ask questions about The Patrick Wild Centre for Research into Autism, Fragile X Syndrome and Intellectual Disabilties
Monday 24th November 2014
2 pm - 4 pm, Informatics Forum, 10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh
Hosts:
Andrew Stanfield & Peter Kind
Spaces are limited and allocated on first come first served basis. Confirm attendance to Claudia Pisani by 21/11/14
Philosophy, Psychology and Informatics Reading Group
no neuroscience-related seminar currently scheduled
4.30 pm - 6 pm, Room 2.14, Appleton Tower, 11 Crichton Street
link to paper being discussed is here
Series Organiser: Mark Sprevak
Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences Interdisciplinary Seminar
no neuroscience-related seminar currently scheduled
Series Organiser:
Thomas Bak
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Psychology
no neuroscience-related seminar currently scheduled
5.15 pm, Lecture Theatre 1, Appleton Tower, 11 Crichton Street
Series Organiser: Thomas Bak
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Psychology - Cognitive Ageing Journal Club
Making Working Memory Work: A Meta-Analysis of Executive-Control and Working Memory Training in Older Adults
Stuart Ritchie, Psychology, University of Edinburgh
Monday 24th November 2014
12.30 pm, Room S38 Psychology Building, 7 George Square
Series Organiser:
Stuart Ritchie
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Psychology - Human Cognitive Neuroscience
Additional neural recruitment and dedifferentiation in ageing
Alexa Morcom, University of Edinburgh
Friday 28th November 2014
4 pm, Room G32, Psychology Building, 7 George Square
Series Organiser: David Carmel
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Regenerative Medicine
no neuroscience-related seminar currently scheduled
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Please ensure you have your university or NHS ID card with you for seminars within SCRM as you will be asked to present it when signing in
Reproductive Health
no neuroscience-related seminar currently scheduled
12.30 pm, Wellcome Auditorium, Queen's Medical Research Institute, Little France
Host: Dr Erin Greaves
Please note: this replaces the scheduled lecture by Dr Katy Vincent, University of Oxford
Roslin Institute
Microscopy Image Analysis Seminar: New IMARIS 8
Delisa Garcia, Imaris
Wednesday 26th November 2014
10 am - 12 noon, The Roslin Institute Auditorium
Image Analysis Clinic: Bring your own images and learn how to analyse them with IMARIS
Wednesday 26th November 2014
1 pm - 5 pm, The Roslin Institute Auditorium
Image Analysis Clinic is by appointment only. Booking via delisa.garcia@bitplane.com
Series Organiser: Paula Brunton
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10th Scottish Chromatin Group Meeting
Includes stem cell talks and a talk by Steven Pollard (University of Edinburgh) on Epigenetic programming and reprogramming of glioblastoma stem cells
Wednesday 26th November 2014
1.30 pm - 5 pm, Room G10, Darwin Building, King's Buildings
Registration not required.
Further info: http://www.chromatingroup.org/

Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology
no neuroscience-related seminar currently scheduled
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Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility Seminar
no neuroscience-related seminar currently scheduled
click here for details of WTCRF training courses and registration

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