Neurosciences : Seminars

The Department of Neurosciences at Cleveland Clinic's Lerner Research Institute comprises a group of internationally recognized scientists who are committed to understanding the mechanisms of brain development and function, as well as better understanding the causes of neurodegenerative diseases and developing and improving therapeutic strategies.


Wednesday, 01 May 2019 10:00
Department of Neurosciences

Location: NE1-205
Title: "Neuropathogenesis of the California Serogroup of Orthobunyaviruses"

Karin E. Peterson, PhD, Chief, Neuroimmunology Section, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, NIAID, NIH

Hosted by: Dr. Conni Bergmann

Wednesday, 08 May 2019 10:00
Department of Neurosciences

Location: NE1-205
Title: "Twists and turns (non helical) on the transcriptional road to oxidative neuronal death: implications for brain protection and repair"

Rajiv Ratan, MD, PhD, Burke Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience, Associate Dean, Weill Cornell Medical College, Executive Director, Burke Neurological Institute

Hosted by: Dr. Selva Baltan

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 16:00
Department of Neurosciences

Location: NC1-202
Title: "Immune-CNS crosstalk: Peripheral inflammation in Alzheimer's disease"

Evangelia Paouri, Ph.D. Laboratory of Dr. Dimitrios Davalos

Wednesday, 15 May 2019 10:00
Department of Neurosciences

Location: NE1-205
Title: "Intracranial Arteriopathy in Young Adult"

Shumei Man, MD, PhD, Associate Staff, Department of General Neurology, Cerebrovascular Center, Neurological Institute, Department of Neurosciences, LRI

Hosted by: Dr. Bruce Trapp

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 14:00
Department of Neurosciences

Location: NC1-202
Title: "Deep Brain Stimulation: A Systems-level Approach to Treating Neurological Disorders"

Ken Baker, PhD, Assistant Staff, Department of Neurosciences

Thursday, 23 May 2019 10:00
Department of Neurosciences

Location: NE1-205
Title: "The Remarkable Power of Lifestyle on Brain Health and Cognition"

Carl W. Cotman, PhD, Professor, Neurology , School of Medicine, Director, Institute for Brain Aging and Dementia, Research and Graduate Studies, University of California, Irvine

Hosted by: Dr. Dimitrios Davalos