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NeuroChoice Calendar

The NeuroChoice Initiative hosts monthly talks (listed below):

2021:

Tuesday, June 8, 2021
4:00-5:00PM PST
Dr. Keith Humphreys, Ph.D, Dr. Windy McNerney, Ph.D, Dr. Michael Ostacher, M.D.
Discussant: Dr. Anna Lembke, M.D.
Panel discussion on “Teaching the Neuroscience of Addiction: What We’ve learned.”
Meeting held virtually by Zoom (for link please email Ryelee Vest at vest16@stanford.edu)

Tuesday, May 4, 2021
4:00-5:00PM PST
Dr. Sarah Yip
“Considerations for Brain-based Prediction of Clinical Outcomes in Addiction"
Meeting held virtually by Zoom (for link please email Ryelee Vest at vest16@stanford.edu)

Tuesday, April 6, 2021
4:00-5:00PM PST
Dr. Mathew Brian Pomrenze
"Dynorphin Circuits for Opioid Withdrawal"
Meeting held virtually by Zoom (for link please email Ryelee Vest at vest16@stanford.edu)

Tuesday, March 2, 2021
4:00-5:00PM PST
Dr. Susan Tapert, Professor, UCSD and Chief of Psychology, VA San Diego Healthcare System
“Alcohol and the Adolescent Brain”
Meeting to be held virtually by Zoom (for link please email Ryelee Vest at vest16@stanford.edu)

Tuesday, February 2, 2021
4:00-5:00PM PST
Dr. Xiaoke Chen, Dept. of Biology, Stanford U.
“Functional and Molecular Architecture of Descending Pain Modulation Pathways.”
Meeting to be held virtually by Zoom (for link please email Ryelee Vest at vest16@stanford.edu)

Tuesday, January 5, 2021
4:00-5:00PM PST
Dr. Isaac Kauvar, Postdoctoral fellow, Stanford U. (Stanford Autonomous Agents Lab)
“Fragmenting the self: Brainwide Recording and the Neurobiology of Dissociation”
Meeting to be held virtually by Zoom (for link please email Ryelee Vest at vest16@stanford.edu)

2020:

Tuesday, December 1, 2020
4:00-5:00PM PST
Dr. Brandon Bentzley and Dr. Neir Eshel, Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford U.
“The Neuroeconomics of Mesolimbic Dopamine"
Meeting to be held virtually by Zoom (for link please email Ryelee Vest at vest16@stanford.edu)

Tuesday, November 3, 2020
4:00-5:00PM PST
Dr. Ivan Soltesz, Professor and Vice Chair, Neurosurgery, Stanford U.
"Cannabinoid signaling in Health and Disease.”
Meeting to be held virtually by Zoom (for link please email Ryelee Vest at vest16@stanford.edu)

Tuesday, October 6, 2020
4:00-6:00PM
Dr. Warren Bickel, Psychology, Virginia Tech University
Lokey Stem Cell Building, Rm G1002

Tuesday, September 1, 2020
4:00-6:00PM
Dr. William Giardino, de Lecea Lab, Psychiatry, Stanford U.
Lokey Stem Cell Building, Rm G1002

Tuesday, February 4, 2020
4:00-6:00PM
Dr. Casey Harrison Halpern, Halpern-Malenka Lab, Psychiatry, Stanford U.
Lokey Stem Cell Building, Rm G1002

Tuesday, January 7, 2020
4:00-6:00PM
Dr. Brian Knutson, Spanlab & NeuroChoice, Psychology & Neuroscience, Stanford U.
Lokey Stem Cell Building, Rm G1002

2019:

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019
4:00-6:00PM
Dr. Bonnie Halpern-Felsher, Pediatrics, Stanford U.
"The Vaping Phenomenon: What it is, why it happened, and what we can do about it"
Lokey Stem Cell Building, Rm G1161

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019
4:00-6:00PM
Dr. Tommaso Di Ianni, postdoc for Dr. Raag Airan, Anesthesiology, Stanford U.
"Probing the action of psychostimulant drugs with localized ultrasonic drug uncaging"
Lokey Stem Cell Building, Rm G1161