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The Neuroscience Colloquium Series is an opportunity for both students and faculty members to attend a lecture from a researcher to learn about the groundbreaking advances being made in field. There is a new speaker every two weeks throughout the academic semesters. Anyone is welcome to attend the series.

Fall 2020

Friday October 2nd
Title: TBA
Dr. Michael Bodnar, Royal Ottawa Hospital
Hosted by Dr. Kim Hellemans.

Friday October 9th
Title: TBA
Dr. Yohannes Haile, Biomedical and Regulatory Scientist of Health Canada
Hosted by Dr. Shawn Hayley

Friday October 23rd
Title: TBA
Dr. Jason McDougall, Dpt. Of Pharmacology and Anesthesia, Dalhousie University
Hosted by Dr. Mike Hildebrand

Friday November 6th
Title: TBA
Dr. Arne Dietrich, Professor and Chair of the Psychology Department, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Hosted by Dr. Amedeo D’Angiulli

Friday November 13th
Title: TBA
Dr. Elda Arrigoni, Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University
Hosted by Dr. Melissa Chee

Friday November 20th
Title: TBA
Dr. John Howland, Department of Physiology, University of Saskatchewan
Hosted by Dr. Hongyu Sun

Friday November 27th
Title: TBA
Dr. Karolina Skibicka, College of Health and Human Development, Penn State University; Institute for Neuroscience and Physiology, Gothenburgh University, Sweden
Hosted by Dr. Alfonso Abizaid

Friday December 4th
Neuroscience Department Update on COVID Research Projects

Friday Dec 11th
Title: TBA
Khalil Shariff, Chief Executive Officer, Aga Khan Foundation Canada
Hosted by: Zul Merali

Winter 2021

Friday January 15th
Title: TBA
Dr. Albert Isaacs, University of Alberta School of Medicine
Hosted by: Dr. Alfonso Abizaid

Friday January 22nd
Title: TBA
Dr. Richard Eva, University of Cambridge 
John van Gueest Centre for Brain Repair, Cambridge UK

Hosted by: Dr. Patrice Smith

Friday January 29th
Title: TBA
Dr. Yasmin Hurd, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai
Hosted by Dr. Hymie Anisman/Kim Hellemans

Friday February 12th
Title: TBA
Dr. Melanie Seekers, Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa, Psychology
Hosted by Dr. Matt Holahan

Friday February 26th
Title: TBA
Dr. Ki Goosens, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai
Hosted by Dr. Alfonso Abizaid

Friday March 5th
Title: TBA
Dr. Ashley Swift-Gallant, Assistant Professor, Memorial University Department of Psychology.
Hosted by Dr. Matt Holahan

Friday March 12th (Special Time 1-2:00PM)
Title: TBA
Dr. Bosiljka Tasik, Director, Molecular Genetics, Allen Institute for Brain Science

Friday March 19th (Special Time 1-2:00PM)
Title: TBA
Dr. Marie Eve Trembley, Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Neurobiology of Aging and Cognition, Associate Professor, Division of Medical Sciences, University of Victoria, Victoria BC

Friday March 26th
Title: TBA
Dr. Yasmine Cisse, University of Maryland School of Medicine.
Hosted by SFN Ottawa Chapter

Past Talks

Department of Neuroscience Colloquium Series 2019 – 2020

Carleton University
Health Sciences Building
1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON, K1S 5B6
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Phone: 613-520-4020