Upcoming Science Luncheon Series


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.

Click here or see below for the Spring 2017 schedule

  • Feb. 06, 2017 | Science Luncheon Series

    Hippocampal Memory Network in Aging and Preclinical Alzheimer’s Disease

    Zhuang Song, Ph.D.

    UT Dallas - Center for Vital Longevity


  • Feb. 13, 2017 | Science Luncheon Series

    Biomarkers of Major Depressive Disorder

    Madhukar Trivedi, M.D.

    UT Southwestern Medical Center


  • Feb. 20, 2017 | Science Luncheon Series

    The Relationships Between Default Mode Activity, Memory Encoding, and Age-related Memory Decline

    Michael Rugg, Ph.D.

    UT Dallas - Center for Vital Longevity


  • Feb. 27, 2017 | Science Luncheon Series

    Neuroplasticity in Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury after Cognitive Training

    Kihwan Han, Ph.D.

    UT Dallas - Center for Brain Health


  • Mar. 06, 2017 | Science Luncheon Series

    In Search of a Human Self-regulation System

    Bill Kelley, Ph.D.

    Dartmouth College


  • Mar. 20, 2017 | Science Luncheon Series

    Impairment and Enrichment of Functional Brain Processes with Age

    Jingting Zhang, Ph.D.

    UT Dallas - Center for Vital Longevity


  • Apr. 03, 2017 | Science Luncheon Series

    Some Cool (and Not So Cool) Observations about Large-scale Brain Correlations

    Steve Petersen, Ph.D.

    Dept. of Neurology, Washington Univ. in St. Louis


  • Apr. 10, 2017 | Science Luncheon Series

    Human Connectomics: Mapping and Modeling the Networks of the Brain

    Olaf Sporns, Ph.D.

    Indiana University


  • Apr. 17, 2017 | Science Luncheon Series

    Preparatory Task Control Development

    Jessica A. Church-Lang, Ph.D.

    Univ. of Texas at Austin


  • Apr. 24, 2017 | Science Luncheon Series

    Pushing the Aging Brain: Functional Response to Cognitive Challenge

    Kristen Kennedy, Ph.D.

    UT Dallas - Center for Vital Longevity


  • May. 01, 2017 | Science Luncheon Series

    PET/CT in Neurodegenerative Imaging

    Rathan Subramaniam, M.D.

    UT Southwestern Medical Center