Hearing, Balance and Chemical Senses Seminar Series

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

November 4 (In-person)
Thomas M. Coate, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Neurobiology Major Director
Georgetown University
"Mechanisms of axon guidance and spontaneous activity in peripheral auditory wiring”

Host: Yehoash Raphael, Ph.D.
Location: Taubman Health Sciences Library 2903
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/92358445309
Passcode: 562053

November 11
Maria Eugenia Gomez-Casati, Ph.D.
Laboratory of Neurobiology
"The Role of the Medial Olivocochlear System in Noise-induced and Age-related Hearing Loss"

Host: Gabriel Corfas, Ph.D.
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/93741489212
Passcode: 416418

December 2
Isabel Varela-Nieto, Ph.D.
Institute for Biomedical Research
“Alberto Sols“
Department of Pathophysiology Endocrine and Nervous System
"Small molecules-based therapies for hearing loss: lessons from preclinical studies”

Host: Gabriel Corfas, Ph.D.
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/98550244601
Passcode: 741253

December 9 (In-person)
Brett R. Schofield, Ph.D. 
Professor of Anatomy and Neurobiology
Hearing Research Group
Northeast Ohio Medical University
“Acetylcholine and modulation of hearing: brainstem circuits for a diversity of functions”

Host: Michael Roberts, Ph.D.
Location: Taubman Health Sciences Library 2903
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/92885831518
Passcode: 349210

December 16
Guoqiang Wan, Ph.D. 
Principal Investigator
Model Animal Research Center, Medical School
Nanjing University, China
"Application of cochlear organoid model for hair cell development and regeneration"

Host: Gabriel Corfas, Ph.D.
Join via Zoom: https://umich.zoom.us/j/97543726857
Passcode: 637316