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SPRING SEMESTER 2016
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Xiao-Ming Xu, Ph.D.
Professor and Hulman Chair,
Neurological Surgery
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN
Neuroprotection after Spinal Cord Injury.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Armin Blesch, Ph.D.
Professor,
Neurological Surgery
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

  Update on ongoing projects.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Xingjie Ping, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Anatomy & Cell Biology
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Development of cortical hyperexcitability after TBI.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Lab Affiliation: Xiaoming Jin

Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Xiaoting Wang
Anatomy & Cell Biology Graduate Student,
Candidate for Ph.D.
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine

Synaptic zinc deficiency impairs neurogenesis in the hippocampus in aging mice.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Advisor: Jinhui Chen

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Yongzhi Xia, Ph.D.
Visiting Scholar,
Neurological Surgery
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana Unviersity School of Medicine

Remodeling perineuronal net in mediating lumbar motoneuron plasticity after spinal cord injury.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Lab Affiliation: Xiao-Ming Xu

Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Tyler Nguyen 
Anatomy & Cell Biology Master's Program Student,
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

 Changes in glutamate receptor functions following mTBI.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Advisor: Xiaoming Jin

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

 Xiang Gao, Ph.D.
Research Associate, Neurological Surgery
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Notch signaling in dendrtie development in the naïve and TBI-injured Brain.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Lab Affiliation: Jinhui Chen

Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Yan Sun, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Neurological Surgery
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

 Transplantation of Human Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived immature astrocytes improves functional recovery after spinal cord injury.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Lab Affiliation: Xiao-Ming Xu

Tuesday, March 29, 2016
David J. Loane, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor,
Shock, Trauma, and Anesthesiology Research (STAR) Center
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

 NOXious Neuroinflammation in the TBI Brain.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Host: Jinhui Chen

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

 Junmei Wang, Ph.D.
Visiting Scholar,
Anatomy & Cell Biology
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Effect of Chinese herbs on brain functional recovery after moderate traumatic brain injury.


4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Lab Affiliation: Xiaoming Jin

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Thomas M. Reeves, Ph.D.
Associate Professor,
Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA 
 New therapeutic targets in white matter pathology after TBI.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Host: Jinhui Chen

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 Shu Zhao, Ph.D.
Visiting Scholar,
Neurological Surgery
Stark Neuroscience Research Institiute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN
 Neurogensis in Young Brain Versus Adult Brain with TBI.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Lab Affiliation: Jinhui Chen

Tuesday, May 03, 2016 Chen Chen
Candidate for Ph.D.,
Medical Neurosciences Graduate Program
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN
 
Vascular Dysfunction following CNS Injury- Concepts & Future Directions.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Advisor: Xiao-Ming Xu

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Xiaoming Jin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor,
Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapois, IN

Activity enhancement for controlling neuropathic pain and posttraumatic epilepsy.


4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room


Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Warren Alilain, Ph.D.
Associate Professor,
Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Lexington, KY

Cervical Contusion Injuries and Restoration of Respiratory Motor Function.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Host: Samy Meroueh

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

 Ling-Xiao Deng, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Neurological Surgery
Stark Neuroscience Research Institute
Indiana University of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Functional dissection of propriospinal tract in contusive spinal cord : current progress and future direction.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Lab Affiliation: Xiao-Ming Xu

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 Radhika Puttagunta, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator,
Laboratory for Neuroregeneration,
Spinal Cord Injury Center
Heidelberg University Hospital
Germany
Unraveling intrinsic signaling and transcriptional regulation in a pro-regenerative paradigm.

4:00 PM
NB, 101 Conference Room

Host: Armin Blesch

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