The Cortex Club connects researchers at the University of Oxford with world-leading neuroscientists through a unique educational forum dealing with cutting-edge topics and significant challenges in neuroscience. Our events range from small intense debates with up-and-coming scientists to large discussion sessions led by internationally prominent speakers, followed by the opportunity to ask them questions over drinks.

Seminar: Professor Russell Foster

Clocks, Sleep and Light – Signaling pathways to new therapeutics
Tuesday 23 January @ 4.30pm5.30pm (Lecture Theatre, Le Gros Clark Building)

We are excited to host Professor Russell Foster, head of the Nuffield Laboratory of Ophthalmology and the Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience Institute at the University of Oxford on Tuesday 23 January 4:30 – 5:30 pm in the Lecture Theatre of the Le Gros Clark Building.

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Seminar: Dr Jason Rihel

Neuropeptides that Regulate Sleep in Zebrafish
Thursday 7 December @ 4.30pm5.30pm (OCGF Seminar Room, DPAG)

We are pleased to host Dr Jason Rihel from University College London on Thursday 7 December 4:30 – 5:30 pm in the OCGF Seminar Room, DPAG.

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Seminar: Dr Edward Bartlett

Paribas or Bury Pa? – Age-related changes in the neural representations of voice onset time in the inferior colliculus
Wednesday 22 November @ 2pm3pm (Sherrington Room, DPAG)

We are pleased to be co-hosting Dr Edward Bartlett from Purdue University on Wednesday 22nd November 2:00 – 3:00 pm (please note the unusual time) in the Sherrington room, DPAG.

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Symposium: Thalamocortical Interactions

Thalamocortical Interactions: A symposium in honor of the publication ‘The Brain as a Tool: A Neuroscientist’s Account’ by Ray Guillery
Tuesday 21 November @ 2pm7pm (Sherrington Library, DPAG)

We are thrilled to co-host an international symposium on thalamocortical interactions in honour of Ray Guillery and his very last publication “The Brain as a Tool: A Neuroscientist’s Account” with international guest speakers Guillermina López-Bendito and Francisco Clasca.

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