null BRaIN Program Seminar Series Fall 2021

BRaIN Program seminars are held on Wednesdays from 12 to 1 p.m. (unless otherwise stated). Seminars will be in English.

Seminars will be online during the COVID-19 pandemic. For the Zoom registration link, please contact the BRaIN Program at brain [at]

September 22, 2021
Leigh Anne Swayne, PhD
Topic: The dynamic life of pannexin 1, a multimodal neuroplasticity regulator in brain health and disease
October 6, 2021
Dr. Katrina Y. Choe
Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University
Topic: TBD
October 20, 2021
Dr. Samuel Paul Louis Veissière
Department of Psychiatry, McGill University
Topic: Is Brain Science the New Shamanism? Culture, Context, and Placebo Effects in Psychiatry and Neuroscience
Host: BRaIN Program EDI Committee
October 27, 2021
Dr. Michael Mack
Department of Psychology, University of Toronto
Topic: The computational dynamics of the human hippocampus in concept learning
Host: BRaIN Program Trainee Council
November 3, 2021
Dr. Shernaz Bamji
Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences, University of British Columbia
Topic: Palmitoylating Enzymes in Brain Development and Disease
December 8, 2021
Dr. Emma G. Duerden
Department of Education and Brain & Mind Institute, University of Western Ontario
Topic: TBD
Host: Kathy Mullen