Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Grand Rounds

Time: 11:00 - 12:30 

Location: Wilf Family Center Auditorium, UMMCH

2020 Schedule

March 18, 2020 - POSTPONED

MSTP Candidate

The Hidden Stars of Brain Reward Signaling: Investigating Astrocytes as a Novel Target for Dopamine Neuromodulation.


April 1, 2020 - POSTPONED

Bryn S. Esplin, JD, HEC-C

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Medical Education
University of North Texas Health Science Center, TCOM
Committed to Themselves: Understanding Psychiatric Advance Directives from Myth to Modernity


May 6, 2020 - POSTPONED

David Yaden, PhD

Research Scientist
University of Pennsylvania
Transcendent Experience: Perspectives from Psychology, Neuroscience, and Psychopharmacology.

June 3, 2020

Reena Kapoor, MD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry;
Associate Program Director, Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship, Yale

Talk Title TBD


August 5, 2020

Martin Paulus, MD

Scientific Director and President
Laureate Institute for Brain Research

Talk Title TBD


September 9, 2020

Michelle Craske, PhD

Professor of Psychology
Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences Miller Endowed Chair
University of California, Los Angeles

Talk Title TBD


October 7, 2020

Susan Whitfield-Gabrieli, PhD

Director and Professor
Northeastern University College of Science

Talk Title TBD


November 4, 2020

Scott A. Langenecker, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry
University of Utah

Talk Title TBD


December 2, 2020


Lecture Info

  • Open to the public (please sign in at the door)
  • CME credits are available to those who attend in person
  • With permission from the speaker, Grand Rounds are broadcast for live remote viewing as well as recorded for future review

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