MNI Killam Seminar Series

Supported by the generosity of the Killam Trusts, the MNI's Killam Seminar Series invites outstanding guest speakers whose research is of interest to the scientific community at the MNI and McGill University.

Seminars are held on Tuesday afternoons at 4:00 pm in the de Grandpré Communications Centre in the Brain Tumour Research Centre.

December 1, 2015       
Quifu Ma, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School                                      
Identification of Spinal Circuits.  Transmitting Mechanical Pain-Related Information

December 8, 2015       
Ragnhildur Thora Karadottir, University of Cambridge           
Neuronal Regulation of (re)myelination

December 15, 2015     
Christine DiDonato, Lurie Children’s Hospital & Stanley Manne Research Institute                        

                                                                             

January 12, 2016         
Alla Guekht, Professor of Neurology, Russian National Research Medical                                      
Stroke & Seizures:  Risk Factors & Mechanisms

January 19, 2016         
Juan Bilbao                   
Shades of Pathology in One Thousand Sural Nerves

January 26, 2016         
Sydney Cash                

February 2, 2016                                                

February 9, 2016                                                

February 16, 2016       
Graziella Di Cristo       

February 23, 2016                                              

March 1, 2016                                                     

March 8, 2016              
Chenghua Gu               

March 15, 2016            
Sanjay Bidchandani, University of Oklahoma Medical School
The Epigenetic Defect in Friedreich Ataxia

March 22, 2016                                                   

March 29, 2016            
Nathan Staff                

April 5, 2016                
Olaf Sporns                  

April 12, 2016              
Yu Tian Wang              
Critical Roles of AMPA Receptor Endocytosis in Learning & Memory

April 19, 2016              
Miratul Muqit               
Decoding Parkins’ Disease – The Role of the PINK1 Kiinase

April 26, 2016              
Bradford B. Lowell, MD, PhD.  Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School                                      
Jerzy Olszewski 2016 Named Lecture

May 3, 2016                 
Hans-Christian  Page  

May 10, 2016               
Julian Meeks                 

May 17, 2016               
Massimo Zeviani          

May 24, 2016                                                     
George Karpati Lecture

May 31, 2016