2019 Hearing, Balance and Chemical Senses Seminar Series

All seminars are held at 12:00 pm in Room 5623 Med Sci II, unless otherwise noted.

January 10
Bruno Giordani, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry, Neurology and Psychology
Adjunct Professor, School of Nursing
Chief Psychologist, Department of Psychiatry
Senior Director, Mary A. Rackham Institute (MARI)
Associate Director, Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Center (MADC)
“Age-related cognitive decline and interactions with hearing”

January 17
Brikha Shrestha, Ph.D.
(faculty candidate)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Harvard Medical School
"Diversity through activity: molecular bases and emergence of neuronal heterogeneity in the auditory periphery"

January 24
Bing Ye, Ph.D.
Burton L. Baker Professor of the Life Sciences
Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Life Sciences Institute
Department of Cell & Developmental Biology
“Encoding the intensity of sensory stimulus: How do Drosophila larvae do it?”

January 31

February 7

February 14
Andrej Kral, MD, Ph.D.
Chair and Professor of Auditory Neurophysiology
Medical University Hanover
“Corticocortical processing requires developmental hearing experience”

February 21

February 28

March 7

March 14
Jun Hee Kim, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology
UT Health San Antonio

March 21

March 28

April 4
Alan Cheng, M.D.
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Stanford University

April 11
Sandra Gordon-Salant, Ph.D.
Professor and Director,
Doctoral Program in Clinical Audiology
Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences
University of Maryland

April 18

April 25