Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Annual Albert Barrett Neuroscience Lecture - Neurobiology of Social Behavior Circuits

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

BSRB, Kahn Auditorium

Annual Albert Barrett Neuroscience Lecture

Catherine Dulac, PhD

Higgins Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator

Catherine Dulac is a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, Higgins Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology in the Faculty of Arts & Sciences at Harvard University. Her work explores the molecular biology of pheromone detection and signaling in mammals, and the neural mechanisms underlying age-, species-and sex-specific behaviors. She graduated from the Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, she received her PhD from the University of Paris VI at the Institute of Molecular and Cellular Embryology (Nogent-sur-Marne), and was a postdoctoral fellow at Columbia University. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, she is a member of the French Academy of Sciences, Institute of France and a Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur. She is a recipient of the Liliane Bettencourt Prize, the Richard Lounsbery Award, the Perl/UNC Neuroscience Prize and the IPSEN Foundation Neuronal Plasticity prize.


Title: Neurobiology of Social Behavior Circuits

Disclosures: None

Hosting Faculty: Gregory Dalalck, MD

CME Available: Yes