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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.

Events

INI Minisymposium: Sleep

Friday, October 1, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:30pm

This virtual mini-symposium on sleep features presentations from: Gina Poe, PhD (UCLA); Penny Lewis, PhD (Cardiff U, UK); and Reto Huber PhD (U Zurich and U Children's Hospital Zurich)

INI Seminar: Catherine Jensen Peña, PhD

Friday, October 8, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

“Early life stress primes sensitivity to future stress: from epigenetics to engrams” Catherine Jensen Peña, PhD Assistant Professor Princeton Neuroscience Institute

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Xin-Yun Lu, MD, PhD

Tuesday, October 12, 2021, 10:30am to 11:30am

  Presented by Yin-Yun Lu, PhD Professor and Chair Department of Neuroscience & Regenerative Medicine Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar Chair    in Translational Neuroscience Augusta University Augusta, GA

DeLTA Center Roundtable - LANE IDDRC

Friday, October 15, 2021, 9:00am

Big Ten Neuroscience Seminar Series

Friday, October 15, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:30pm

The Big Ten Neuroscience Seminar Series highlights trainees and junior faculty from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in neuroscience. We meet virtually once each month—featuring one Big Ten institution—for presentations and discussion/networking. Seminars are scheduled for afternoons on the third Friday of each month. Zoom link is provided by the host institution. If not added in the event listing, please email iowa-neuroscience-institute@uiowa.edu the week of the seminar to...