Hearing, Balance and Chemical Senses Seminar Series

All seminars are held virtually at 11:45 am unless otherwise noted.

February 4
Brice Bathellier, Ph.D.
Research Associate
Hearing Institute
Research Center of the Institut Pasteur
Paris-Saclay Institute of Neuroscience (NeuroPSI)
Paris, France
“Population decorrelation of sound representations in the mouse auditory system”

Host: Pierre Apostolides
Join via Zoom: https://umich-health.zoom.us/j/94198480429

February 18
Victoria M Bajo Lorenzana, MD, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neuroscience
Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics
"Targeting neural plasticity by optogenetic silencing in the auditory cortex"

Host: Susan Shore
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/98634940636

March 25
Stefan Heller, Ph.D.
Professor, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery Divisions
Stanford University
Edward C. And Amy H. Sewall Professor in the School of Medicine
“Hair cell regeneration in the chicken cochlea – unraveled with single cell transcriptomics”

Host: Joerg Waldhaus
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/97549966852

April 8
Jennifer Stone, Ph.D.
Research Professor, Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
UW Medicine

Host: Gabriel Corfas
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/96826640629

April 15
Vatsun Sadagopan, Ph.D
University of Pittsburgh
Center for Neuroscience
"Cortical mechanisms underlying the invariant perception of complex sounds"

Host: Michael Roberts
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/93175421875

April 22
Matthew Goupell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences
University of Maryland
"Correcting interaural mismatch to improve spatial hearing in cochlear- implant users"

Host: Bryan Pfingst
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/93473559934

April 29
Charles Anderson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute
West Virginia University School of Medicine

Host: Michael Roberts
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/92945260263

May 6
Teresa Nicolson, Ph.D.
Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Divisions
Stanford University
“The mechanotransduction complex in zebrafish hair cells”

Host: Joerg Waldhaus
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/92917134978