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November 2019

Cortex Club Presents: Professor Marcello Massimini

November 19, 2019 @ 16:00 - 17:00

We are excited to welcome Professor Marcello Massimini, from the University of Milan, on Tuesday 19th November, at 4 pm in the Small Lecture Theatre, Sherrington Building, Off Parks Road, OX1 3PT. Professor Massimini will be giving a talk on 'OFF-periods, causality and complexity in cortical networks during loss and recovery of Consciousness'. All Welcome! If you would like to attend the talk, please sign up at: https://cortex-club-massimini.eventbrite.co.uk . Abstract: Theoretical neuroscience suggest that consciousness depends on the ability of…

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Coupling the state and contents of consciousness

November 20, 2019 @ 08:00 - 17:00

On Friday, Nov 22, we have a special lecture as part of the Joint Oxford-Berlin Neuroscience meeting: www.dpag.ox.ac.uk/events/oxford-berlin-symposium. Join us for a talk given by Professor Matthew Larkum on 'Coupling the state and contents of consciousness'.

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Synaptic proteins guide cortical migration and influence cortex folding

November 28, 2019 @ 16:00 - 19:30

On Thursday, 28th November at 4 pm in the Sherrington Room, we are excited to welcome Dr. Daniel Del Toro, from Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, who will be giving a talk entitled ''Synaptic proteins guide cortical migration and influence cortex folding'. All Welcome! If you would like to join us for after-talk pub with the speaker, please sign up at: https://forms.gle/CprmcTazTWQcxukH9 Abstract: A fundamental question in neuroscience is which mechanisms drive folding of the cerebral cortex. One of the…

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December 2019

Q&A Lunch with Professor Guillermina Lopez

December 6, 2019 @ 13:00 - 15:00

On Friday 6th December, we are co-hosting with DPAG a Q&A lunch after-talk at 2pm in the Sherrington Library with Professor Guillermina Lopez-Bendito. If you would like to join us for free lunch, please sign up at: https://forms.gle/D3BGrRw5zZNgRWge6 The talk, instead, will be held at 1 pm in the Large Lecture Theatre, Sherrington Building, Off Parks Road, OX1 3PT. Title: Clonal Lineage determines the direct conversion of thalamic astrocytes into subtype-specific thalamocortical neurons Abstract: Forced expression of defined transcription factors…

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Panel Discussion on Sleep: Features and Functions

December 11, 2019 @ 17:00 - 19:30

We are excited to announce our final event of the year! On Wednesday 11th December at 5 pm in the Sherrington Library, in collaboration with the Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour (CNCB), we are hosting a panel discussion on Sleep: Features and Functions with: Prof. Amita Sehgal, from the University of Pennsylvania; Prof. Penelope Lewis, from the Cardiff University; Dr. Jason Rihel, from University College London; Prof. Stuart Peirson, Group Leader in the Sleep & Circadian Neuroscience Institute, University…

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