The Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust has committed a transformational $45 million grant to the University of Iowa that allowed for the creation of a comprehensive and cross-disciplinary neuroscience center within the Carver College of Medicine. Led by Ted Abel, PhD, the new Iowa Neuroscience Institute conducts research to find the causes of — and preventions, treatments, and cures for — the many diseases that affect the brain and nervous system.

Events

INI Seminar: Jeffrey Diamond, PhD

Friday, September 20, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

"Diverse synaptic mechanisms and visual signaling in the retina" Jeffrey Diamond, PhD Senior Investigator, NINDS

Hacky Hour

Friday, September 20, 2019, 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Hacky Hour is an informal gathering of people to share knowledge and ask questions about their data and how to code analyses for their data.

INI Seminar: David Lovinger, PhD

Friday, September 27, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

"Synaptic Plasticity in Striatum: Mechanisms and Roles in Behavior" David M. Lovinger PhD, Chief National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism  

Hacky Hour

Friday, September 27, 2019, 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Hacky Hour is an informal gathering of people to share knowledge and ask questions about their data and how to code analyses for their data.

CCOM Spotlight on Current & Future Research

Monday, September 30, 2019, 5:00pm to 6:00pm

These quarterly short-talk seminars, hosted by Dr. Brooks Jackson, Vice President for Medical Affairs and Dean of the Carver College of Medicine, will feature a small number of presentations by CCOM investigators invited by Dr. Jackson to share research ideas, discoveries and a discussion of their current work and future plans for realizing their research aims.  A reception will follow to provide the opportunity for discussion and collaboration. ...