Current & Recent Talks

Sep

24

eBrain Journal Club

GSPH 5th Floor Conference room 5140, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join the eBrain group's fall journal club on the fourth Monday of each month. An email with details on the journal article for discussion at each session will be sent prior to each meeting. More information at: https://www.facebook.com/e.brain.pitt/

Sep

24

eBrain Journal Club

Public Health 3121C, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The journal to be discussed is, "Association of Proton Pump Inhibitors With Risk of Dementia: A Pharmacoepidemiological Claims Data Analysis."

Sep

25

Neurobiology Distinguished Lecture

University Club Ballroom A, 4:00 PM

Dr. Yang Dan, Professor and HHMI Investigator, University of California, Berkeley, will present, “Neural Circuits Controlling Sleep.”

Sep

26

Cognitive Brown Bag Series

LRDC 9th Floor, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Dr. Anna Manelis, Department of Psychiatry, will present, "Toward Understanding of Anticipatory Processing in Healthy and Mood Disordered Individuals."

Sep

28

Reading & Language Group (RLG) Talk

LRDC 9th Floor, 10:00 AM - 11:30AM

Byeong-Young Cho, LRDC Research Scientist and Associate Professor of Instruction and Learning in the School of Education, will present "On the Use of Verbal Data in Reading: A Methodological Perspective."

Sep

28

Linguistics Department Colloquium

Cathedral of Learning, G-13, 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm.

Dr. Scott Schwenter from Ohio State University, will present "Gradience and Contrast in 2SG Direct Object Pronouns in Brazilian Portuguese," (Joint research with Bland, Dickinson, Hoff, and Lamberti)

Oct

4

CUE Lunch & Learn

Posvar Hall CUE Commons 4310, 11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

Breyon J. Williams, Ph.D. Candidate of Economics, University of South Carolina Darla Moore School of Business, will present "Who Does Aid Help? Examining Heterogeneity in the Effect of Student Aid on Achievement."

Oct

5

Mindscapes

Level Up Studios, 4836 Penn Ave., 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

This is an art event exploring the intersection of the lived experience and scientific basis of mental illness to reduce stigma. Scientific entries will be professionally printed and available for sale at the event, with proceeds to be donated to local organizations providing mental health services for under-served communities.

Oct

5

Linguistics Colloquim Series

Cathedral of Learning G-13, 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Dr. Scott Kiesling will present.

Oct

16

Lost Strategies for Community Agency

O'Hara Student Center Ballroom, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Dr. Vanessa Siddle Walker, Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of African American Educational Studies, Emory University, president-elect of the American Educational Research Association (AERA), will present findings from her book, The Lost Education of Horace Tate: Uncovering The Hidden Heroes Who Fought For Justice In Schools to discuss the tri-fold implication of the loss of aspiration, advocacy, and access in the schooling of children today.

Oct

18-19

Open Science Symposium

CMU Mellon Institute

The 18th will feature panel discussions with guest speakers and provide opportunities for conversation and forming collaborations, including an interactive “Scientific Speed Dating Event.” The 19th will be a series of hands-on workshops on tools that support open science. Please register by October 12: https://registration.mcs.cmu.edu/event/2/registrations/3/

Oct

22

eBrain Journal Club

GSPH 5th Floor Conference room 5140, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join the eBrain group's fall journal club on the fourth Monday of each month. An email with details on the journal article for discussion at each session will be sent prior to each meeting. More information at: https://www.facebook.com/e.brain.pitt/

Oct

25

Brain Day 2018

University Club, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

The University of Pittsburgh's Brain Institute is hosting Brain Day 2018 at the University Club. This event includes interactive posters sessions, an advocacy luncheon, and a keynote session. For more information and registration, visit https://www.pittbrainday.site.