Science Luncheon Series: Fall 2015


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.

Fall 2015 schedule (PDF)

  • Sep. 21, 2015 | Science Luncheon Series

    The Motor System’s Contributions to Cognition

    Cherie Marvel, Ph.D.

    Johns Hopkins University


  • Sep. 28, 2015 | Science Luncheon Series

    Navigating Human Memory: Inspiration and Divergence from Rat Models of Navigation

    Arne Ekstrom, Ph.D.

    Univ. of California, Davis


  • Oct. 05, 2015 | Science Luncheon Series

    The Role of Retrieval-Monitoring Processes in False Memory Suppression

    Benton Pierce, Ph.D.

    Texas A&M - Commerce


  • Oct. 12, 2015 | Science Luncheon Series

    Mental and Physical (MAP) Training: A Neurogenesis-inspired Intervention

    Tracey Shors, Ph.D.

    Rutgers University


  • Oct. 26, 2015 | Science Luncheon Series

    Your Insula on Fire: A Role of Interoceptive Inference in Decision-making

    Xiaosi Gu, Ph.D.

    UT Dallas - Center for Brain Health


  • Nov. 02, 2015 | Science Luncheon Series

    White Matter Correlates of Neural Differentiation Across the Adult Lifespan

    Jenny Rieck, Ph.D.

    UT Dallas - Center for Vital Longevity


  • Nov. 09, 2015 | Science Luncheon Series

    Exercise and Antioxidant Effects on Cognitively Impaired Mice

    Nathalie Sumien, Ph.D.

    University of North Texas


  • Nov. 16, 2015 | Science Luncheon Series

    fMRI and Autobigraphical Memory

    Roberto Cabeza, Ph.D.

    Duke University