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Social Psychology Seminar Series (SPSS)

How we know what not to think (3pm start)

UserDr Fiery Cushman (Harvard University).

Housevia zoom .

ClockWednesday 24 February 2021, 15:00-16:00

CamBRAIN Virtual Journal Club

A generative n​etwork model of neurodevelopment

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85395342039

UserDr Danyal Akarca, MRC CBU.

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 24 February 2021, 16:00-17:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Oncological Imaging: i. Introduction & Non-radionuclide techniques ii. Radionuclide techniques

UserProf Ferdia Gallagher, Dept of Radiology, & Dr Luigi Aloj, Dept of Nuclear Medicine, CUH NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseOnline - Google Meet as below.

ClockThursday 25 February 2021, 09:30-10:30

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

Imaging the locus coeruleus in Parkinsonian disorders

UserDr Luca Passamonti, Dept of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 25 February 2021, 12:00-13:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Phenomics of stomata and WUE in bioenergy sorghum

UserJohn Ferguson, Kromdijk group.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 25 February 2021, 13:00-14:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Behavioral addictions: COVID-19 considerations and more (NOTE time: 1-2 pm)

Chair: Prof Ed Bullmore

UserProf Marc Potenza, Yale University School of Medicine.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 25 February 2021, 13:00-14:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Campylobacter in the food chain: Survival

UserEmily Stoakes, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 26 February 2021, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Does patient positioning affect the ease of cystolith retrieval during percutaneous cystolithotomy?

UserRebekah Knight, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 26 February 2021, 08:45-10:00

Zangwill Club

An auditory thread: music, sleep, brain stimulation, and neuroplasticity

UserEmily BJ Coffey, PhD .

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 26 February 2021, 16:30-18:00

Microglia webinar series

Microglia at the interface of chronic neurodegeneration and systemic inflammation

This is a live webinar on Zoom using the link indicated above

UserColm Cunningham, Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin..

Househttps://zoom.us/j/92332561649?pwd=cW83TGNIWVJ6OHk5T1puM0t4R2FrQT09.

ClockMonday 01 March 2021, 16:00-17:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

Rules of engagement: molecular arms races between host and viral genomes

UserDr. Harmit Singh Malik, Professor, Division of Basic Sciences & HHMI Investigator, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

HouseWebinar - https://zoom.us/j/92208122335?pwd=UGJIN3k3TnJYNWloNFBhVDlOaldZUT09.

ClockTuesday 02 March 2021, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

This talk has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for later this year.

Host: Hansong Ma

UserDr Yanlan Mao, MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, University College London.

HouseVenue to be confirmed.

ClockThursday 04 March 2021, 00:00-00:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Mathematical and evolutionary approaches to cancer

UserDr Jamie Blundell, Early Detection Programme, Dept of Oncology.

HouseOnline - Google Meet.

ClockThursday 04 March 2021, 09:30-10:30

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserAhmet Hoke, Professor of Neurology & Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 04 March 2021, 14:00-15:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Understanding and improving regulation of photosynthesis

Note the time change to 3pm.

UserKrishna Niyogi, Berkeley.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 04 March 2021, 15:00-16:00

Foster Talks

TBC

UserRoberto Mayor, UCL.

HouseLive Zoom webinar, followed by Q&A session.

ClockThursday 04 March 2021, 16:00-17:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Grand Rounds

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 05 March 2021, 08:45-10:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Continued development: the plasticity of adult organs

UserIrene Miguel-Aliaga, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Imperial College London.

HouseWebinar via Zoom - Please subscribe to mailing list for link.

ClockFriday 05 March 2021, 13:15-13:55

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Title to be confirmed

Please email mkp38@cam.ac.uk for the zoom link for this talk (internal only)

UserJulija Krupic, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge.

HouseOnline via zoom.

ClockMonday 08 March 2021, 16:00-17:15

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

UserAndrew Hein - University of California.

HouseOnline (ask organizers for link).

ClockTuesday 09 March 2021, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Seminars

Dr Jing Ren - Title TBC

UserDr Jing Ren, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology.

HouseRegister on Zoom - link in abstract.

ClockTuesday 09 March 2021, 16:00-17:00

Early Science and Medicine

Birth, fate, and Roman futures

UserAnna Bonnell Freidin (University of Michigan).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 09 March 2021, 17:00-18:30

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

Cancer evolution, immune evasion and metastasis

UserProfessor Charles Swanton FRCP FMedSci FAACR FRS.

HouseGoogle Meets.

ClockWednesday 10 March 2021, 18:00-19:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Early detection and treatment of lethal prostate cancer.

UserDr Charlie Massie, Dept of Oncology and Dr Harveer Dev, Clinical Lecturer Early Detection Programme.

HouseOnline - Google Meet.

ClockThursday 11 March 2021, 09:30-10:30

Genetics Seminar

PP2A-B55 inhibitors Arpp19 and ENSA define the cell cycle program by controlling the temporal pattern of protein phosphorylation

Hosts: Helene Rangone-Briatte and David Glover

UserDr Anna Castro, CRBM-CNRS, Montpellier .

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 11 March 2021, 16:00-17:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Postponed - Protecting the Environment

Postponed for now. Plants@Cambridge Annual Virtual Seminar Series

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 11 March 2021, 16:00-17:30

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Title to be confirmed

UserLuca Shiavo, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 12 March 2021, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

The emergence and global spread of the zoonotic pathogen: Streptococcus suis

UserGemma Murray, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 12 March 2021, 08:45-10:00

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

The art of conversation

UserProfessor Antje S. Meyer.

HouseGoogle Meets.

ClockFriday 12 March 2021, 18:00-19:30

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Title to be confirmed

Please email mkp38@cam.ac.uk for the zoom link for this talk (internal only)

UserZoe Kourtzi, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseOnline via zoom.

ClockMonday 15 March 2021, 16:00-17:15

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar: Functions of Ribosome-Associated Chaperones in Health and Disease

UserProf. Dr. Elke Deuerling, Chair of Molecular Microbiology, University of Konstanz, Germany.

HouseWebinar - https://zoom.us/j/97041423092?pwd=dDFuelNtb0o2cTdWL1BabFBhbldFQT09 .

ClockTuesday 16 March 2021, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Seminars

Dr Hatice Gunes - Title TBC

UserDr Hatice Gunes, Computer Science and Technology.

HouseRegister on Zoom - link in abstract.

ClockTuesday 16 March 2021, 16:00-17:00

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

Mass spectrometry: From ribosomes to receptors

UserProfessor Dame Carol Robinson DBE FRS FMedSci.

HouseGoogle Meets.

ClockTuesday 16 March 2021, 18:00-19:30

Social Psychology Seminar Series (SPSS)

Do We Report the Information that is Necessary to Give Psychology Away?

UserBharathy Premachandra (Cornell University).

Housevia zoom .

ClockWednesday 17 March 2021, 16:00-17:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Paediatric malignancies: an overview

UserDr Amos Burk Clinical Consultant, Dept of Paediatric Haematology, Oncology and Palliative Care.

HouseOnline - Google Meet.

ClockThursday 18 March 2021, 09:30-10:30

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

Immune/inflammatory mechanisms in stroke

UserProfessor Stuart Allan, University of Manchester.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 18 March 2021, 12:00-13:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

A digital revolution for mental health science

Chair: Dr Rudolf Cardinal

UserDr Claire Gillan, Trinity College Dublin .

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 18 March 2021, 12:30-13:30

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Title to be confirmed

UserShirley Liu, Dana Farber.

HouseOn Zoom.

ClockThursday 18 March 2021, 13:00-14:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Plant Sciences Seminar

UserProf Hailing Jin, UCR Riverside.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 18 March 2021, 13:00-14:00

Foster Talks

Memory, learning, and control of cognitive representations

UserAndre Fenton, New York University.

HouseLive Zoom webinar, followed by Q&A session.

ClockThursday 18 March 2021, 16:00-17:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Title to be confirmed

User Wilma Huneke (Australian National University).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Zoom.

ClockWednesday 24 March 2021, 10:00-11:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Breast Cancer – demographics, presentation, diagnosis and patient pathway

UserDr Richard Baird, Dept of Oncology, CUH NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseOnline - Google Meet.

ClockThursday 25 March 2021, 09:30-10:30

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Neurocognitive Predictors of Depression Relapse

Chair: Dr Rudolf Cardinal

UserDr Quentin Huys, University College London.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 25 March 2021, 12:30-13:30

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Title to be confirmed

User Andrea Rochner (University of Exeter).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Zoom.

ClockWednesday 07 April 2021, 14:00-15:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Chair: Dr Valerie Voon

UserProf Colleen Hanlon, Wake Forest School of Medicine.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 15 April 2021, 16:00-17:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

TBC

UserDr Kathleen Curtius from UCSD in San Diego .

HouseZOOM (live).

ClockMonday 19 April 2021, 17:00-18:15

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

CSAR webinar: Graphene and GaN - From Basic Science to Manufacturing Devices

UserProf Sir Colin Humphreys, Professor of Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London..

HouseLocation: Zoom. See CSAR emails for joining information..

ClockMonday 19 April 2021, 19:30-21:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Title to be confirmed

User Sønke Maus (Norwegian University of Science and Technology).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Zoom.

ClockWednesday 21 April 2021, 14:00-15:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Psychedelics: brain mechanisms

Chair: Dr Graham Murray

UserDr Robin Carhart-Harris, Imperial College London.

HouseWebinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 22 April 2021, 12:30-13:30

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Title to be confirmed

Please note this seminar is on a Friday

UserJim Norman, Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockFriday 23 April 2021, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Hosted by: Eric Miska & Julie Ahringer

UserHoward Chang, Stanford University Medical Center, USA.

HouseWebinar.

ClockMonday 26 April 2021, 16:00-17:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Striatal dopamine computations in learning about agency

Chair: Prof Paul Fletcher

UserProf Michael Frank, Brown University.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 29 April 2021, 12:30-13:30

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Plant Sciences Seminar

UserKumari Billakurthi, Hibberd group.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 29 April 2021, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Host: Anne Ferguson-Smith

UserDr Sarah Teichmann, Wellcome Sanger Institute, Hinxton.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 29 April 2021, 13:30-14:30

Foster Talks

Regulation of stem cell fate by niche-derived factors and forces.

UserSara Wickström, University of Helsinki.

HouseLive Zoom webinar, followed by Q&A session.

ClockThursday 29 April 2021, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Seminars

Can we repair the Parkinsonian brain?

UserProfessor Roger Barker, Clinical Neurosciences.

HouseRegister on Zoom - link in abstract.

ClockTuesday 04 May 2021, 16:00-17:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Title to be confirmed

User Hartmut Hellmer (Alfred Wegener Institute).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Zoom.

ClockWednesday 05 May 2021, 14:00-15:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Plant Sciences Seminar

UserProf Kerry Franklin, University of Bristol.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 06 May 2021, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Host: Rosana Collepardo-Guevara

UserProfessor Geeta Narlikar, University of California, San Francisco.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 06 May 2021, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

CSAR webinar: Sounding out wearable and audio data for health diagnostics.

UserProfessor Cecilia Mascolo, Professor of Mobile Systems, Department of Computer Science and Technology; Co-director for the Centre for Mobile, Wearable Systems and Augmented Intelligence, Cambridge University.

HouseLocation: Zoom. See CSAR emails for joining information..

ClockMonday 10 May 2021, 19:30-21:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

What’s behind the trauma

Chair: Dr Paul Wilkinson

UserProf Helen Minnis, University of Glasgow.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 13 May 2021, 12:30-13:30

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Plant Sciences Seminar

UserChris Lambing, Henderson group.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 13 May 2021, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Host: Cahir O'Kane

UserProfessor Patrick Chinnery, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 13 May 2021, 13:30-14:30

Cambridge Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Seminars

Dr Thóra Káradóttir - Title TBC

UserDr Thóra Káradóttir, WT-MRC Stem Cell Institute.

HouseRegister on Zoom - link in abstract.

ClockTuesday 18 May 2021, 16:00-17:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Title to be confirmed

User Elizabeth Yankovsky (New York University).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Zoom.

ClockWednesday 19 May 2021, 14:00-15:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Clinical Neuroscience and the Heart-Brain Axis

Chair: Prof Paul Fletcher

UserProf Sarah Garfinkel, University College London.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 20 May 2021, 12:30-13:30

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Growing a sustainable bioeconomy

Plants@Cambridge Annual Virtual Seminar Series

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 20 May 2021, 16:00-17:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Hosted by: Julie Ahringer & Andrea Brand

UserOliver Hobert, Columbia University, USA.

HouseWebinar.

ClockTuesday 25 May 2021, 15:00-16:00

Cambridge Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Seminars

Professor Zoe Kourtzi - Title TBC

UserProfessor Zoe Kourtzi, Department of Psychology.

HouseRegister on Zoom - link in abstract.

ClockTuesday 25 May 2021, 16:00-17:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Title to be confirmed

User Louis-Alexandre Couston (Laboratoire de Physique, ENS de Lyon).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Zoom.

ClockWednesday 02 June 2021, 14:00-15:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Hosted by: Gurdon Institute Postdoc Association (GIPA)

UserRachel Smith-Bolton, Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, University of Illinois, USA.

HouseWebinar.

ClockTuesday 08 June 2021, 14:30-15:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Hosted by: Julie Ahringer & Eric Miska

UserAnja Groth, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

HouseWebinar.

ClockMonday 14 June 2021, 11:00-12:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Title to be confirmed

UserMarcia Haigis, Harvard Medical School.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 17 June 2021, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Hosted by: Gurdon Institute Postdoc Association (GIPA)

UserMonika Gullerova, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, UK.

HouseWebinar.

ClockTuesday 29 June 2021, 13:00-14:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Title to be confirmed

UserNikolaus Rajewsky, MDC Berlin.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 02 September 2021, 13:00-14:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Title to be confirmed

UserSenthil Muthaswamy, Harvard.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 16 September 2021, 13:00-14:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Title to be confirmed

UserElizabeth M Jaffee, John Hopkins.

HouseOn Zoom.

ClockThursday 14 October 2021, 13:00-14:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Title to be confirmed

UserAmos Tanay, Weizmann Institute of Science.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 18 November 2021, 13:00-14:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Title to be confirmed

UserAndy Minn, University of Pennsylvania.

HouseZoom.

ClockThursday 16 December 2021, 13:00-14:00

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