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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 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.


Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Elena Gracheva, PhD

Tuesday, September 13, 2022, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Cellular, Molecular, and Physiological Adaptations of Hibernation" Presented by Elena Gracheva, PhD Associate Professor Department of Cellular & Molecular Biology Yale University

INI Synapse Workshop

Thursday, September 22, 2022

This workshop is free for all UI faculty, staff, students and will feature both UI and invited guest speakers. Agenda will be posted when finalized: https://iniworkshop.conference.uiowa.edu/general-information

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Ege T. Kavalali, PhD

Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Functional Nano-Organization of Central Synapses" Presented by Ege T. Kavalali, PhD Professor & Chair Department of Pharmacology Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Marcelo Wood, PhD

Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 10:30am to 11:30am

Presented by Marcelo Wood, PhD Professor & Chair Department of Neurobiology & Behavior School of Biological Sciences University of California, Irvine

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Elizabeth A. Heller, PhD

Tuesday, November 29, 2022, 10:30am to 11:30am

Presented by Elizabeth A. Heller, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacology Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA