Science Luncheon Series: Spring 2016


The Center for Vital Longevity's Science Luncheon Series is a program of weekly talks that brings together UT researchers and outside experts to talk about recent developments in cognitive neuroscience and aging research. All lectures will take place at 12:00 p.m. in the 8th Floor Conference Room at the Center for Vital Longevity, 1600 Viceroy Drive, Dallas, TX. Please RSVP to cvlevents@utdallas.edu.

For a .pdf of the Spring 2016 schedule, click here.

  • Jan. 25, 2016 | Science Luncheon Series | Talks by Scientists

    Pesticide Exposure and Neurodegenerative Diseases: Alzheimer’s Disease and Parkinson’s

    Dwight German, Ph.D.

    UT Southwestern


  • Feb. 01, 2016 | Science Luncheon Series | Talks by Scientists

    Individual Variability in Resting-state Functional Connectivity Systems

    Evan Gordon, Ph.D.

    U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs


  • Feb. 08, 2016 | Science Luncheon Series | Talks by Scientists

    Neuroimaging of Network Changes in Neuroplasticity in the Non-human Primate Brain

    Paula Croxson, Ph.D.

    Mt. Sinai Hospital


  • Feb. 15, 2016 | Science Luncheon Series | Talks by Scientists

    CVL Student Presentations

    Michelle Farrell & Jenny Rieck, Ph.D.

    UT Dallas - Center for Vital Longevity


  • Feb. 22, 2016 | Science Luncheon Series

    Targeting Neuronal Signaling to Treat CNS Disorders

    James Bibb, Ph.D.

    UT Southwestern


  • Feb. 29, 2016 | Science Luncheon Series | Talks by Scientists

    Hierarchical Models of Working Memory: Influences of Long-term Memory and Age on Memory Updating

    Chandramallika Basak, Ph.D.

    UT Dallas - Center for Vital Longevity


  • Mar. 07, 2016 | Science Luncheon Series | Talks by Scientists

    Spatial Navigation in Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease

    Denise Head, Ph.D.

    Washington Univ. in St. Louis


  • Mar. 21, 2016 | Science Luncheon Series | Talks by Scientists

    Influence of Age and Culture on Memory

    Angela Gutchess, Ph.D.

    Brandeis University


  • Mar. 28, 2016 | Science Luncheon Series | Talks by Scientists

    The Effects of Corticosteroids on the Human Brain

    Sherwood Brown, M.D.

    UT Southwestern


  • Apr. 11, 2016 | Science Luncheon Series | Talks by Scientists

    High-Fat Diet Impairs Spatial Memory & Hippocampal Excitability: Role of Glucose, Hormones & Insulin

    Tres Thompson, Ph.D.

    UT Dallas - Behavioral and Brain Sciences


  • Apr. 25, 2016 | Science Luncheon Series | Talks by Scientists

    Statistical Learning in the Mind and Brain

    Nick Turk-Browne, Ph.D.

    Princeton University