Seminars

The Centre hosts weekly seminars with leading scientists and guest lecturers from all over the world. Below is a list of upcoming seminars for the 2024/2025 academic year.
15/5/25 13:00 Lecture series

Studying the plasticity and heterogeneity of neuroblastoma in the light of the embryonic context of emergence and neural crest cell of origin

Speaker: Valerie Castellani, MeLis, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1,Institut NeuroMyoGène, Lyon
Location: Gordon Museum, Hodgkin Building, Guy's Campus
Host: Robert Hinges
22/5/25 13:00

The development and evolution of vertebrate lateral line electroreceptors

Speaker: Clare Baker, Professor of Comparative Developmental Neurobiology, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge
Location: Gordon Museum, Hodgkin Building, Guy's Campus
Host: Anthony Graham
5/6/25 13:00 Lecture series

Fish cognition: From circuits to behavior

Speaker: Herwig Baier, Director Max Planck Institute for Biological Intelligence
Location: Gordon Museum, Hodgkin Building, Guy's Campus
Host: Robert Hindges
12/6/25 13:00 Lecture series

In vivo activity of transcriptomically identified cortical cell types

Speaker: Kenneth Harris, Professor of Quantative Neuroscience Department of Neuromuscular Diseases UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology, UCL
Location: Gordon Museum, Hodgkin Building, Guy's Campus
Host: Adil Khan
23/6/25 13:00 Lecture series

The role of human-specific transposable elements in human craniofacial and neural development

Speaker: Marco Trizzino, Senior Lecturer in Developmental Genomics Department of Life Sciences, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Imperial College London
Location: Gordon Museum, Hodgkin Building, Guy's Campus
Host: Benedikt Berninger
26/6/25 13:00 Lecture series

Dendritic contributions to biological and artificial learning systems

Speaker: Panayiota Poirazi, Research Director, Poirazi Lab, Athens
Location: Gordon Museum, Hodgkin Building, Guy's Campus
Host: Juan Burrone