Behavioural Neuroscience Seminars

This event occurs every week on Friday until Apr, 12th 2024
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Are you interested in learning more about behavioural neuroscience?

Join your colleagues on Fridays at 3 PM for the UBC Behavioural Neuroscience Seminars (BNS), a lecture series featuring trainees and professors in the department. Learn more about their research and academic work in a casual setting!
The talks take from every Friday from 3:00 to 4:00 PM in the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, room 3402A-C, and over Zoom (please see below for Zoom information). RSVP is not required!
If you would like to be added to the mailing list to receive reminders each week, please email Melody Salehzadeh ( and/or Jackson Schumacher (

Zoom Information:
Meeting ID: 613 1886 7702
Passcode: 1234


DateLecturerLecture titleLabPrincipal investigator
November 3, 2023Skylar Fang Examining hippocampal task-relevant coding in rats freely moving in a virtual-reality Dome apparatusNeural Circuits for Computation, Cognition and Control (NC4) LaboratoryDr. Manu Madhav
November 10, 2023 POSTPONED
November 17, 2023 Menghao Lu
The functions of CaMKII and PKC in Wnt-dependent neurite pruningMizumoto Lab at UBCDr. Kota Mizumoto
November 24, 2023Anna MazurenkoRegional Variations in Steroidogenic Enzymatic Activity in Rat Placenta and Implications for NeurodevelopmentThe Soma LaboratoryDr. Kiran Soma
December 1, 2023 Quincy CollinsExploring embryonic microglial responsiveness to maternal stress during pregnancyThe Rosin LabDr. Jessica Rosin
December 8, 2023 Michelle JungEffects of maternal sucrose consumption during pregnancy on maternal and fetal glucocorticoidsThe Soma LaboratoryDr. Kiran Soma