Research Seminars

February 2019

Unexpected Lessons on Neuromodulator Action from Imaging Molecular Signals


Yao Chen, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Neuroscience

Washington University School of Medicine

Simultaneous Mapping of Lineage and Identity in Direct Reprogramming


Samantha A. Morris, PhD

Assistant Professor

Departments of Genetics and Developmental Biology

Washington University School of Medicine

March 2019

Curious about the future? The drive to reduce uncertainty is mediated by a novel cortico-basal ganglia network in primates


Ilya Monosov, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience

Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Washington University School of Medicine

April 2019

N-of-1 Trials for Making Personalized Treatment Decisions


Christopher Schmid, PhD

Professor and Chair of Biostatistics

Brown University School of Public Health

Transitional Pain Medicine: Improving Peri-Hospital Care as a Model for Long-Term Change in Pain Management and Opioid Prescribing


Hance Clarke, MD, FRCPC, PhD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesia

University of Toronto

Director, Pain Services

Medical Director, Pain Research

Toronto General Hospital

Prospective Pragmatic Clinical Trial


Jesse Ehrenfeld, MD, MPH

Professor of Anesthesiology, Biomedical Informatics, Surgery and Health Policy

Associate Director, Vanderbilt Anesthesiology & Perioperative Informatics Research (VAPIR) Division

Vanderbilt University

May 2019

Cell Type Specific Activity Signatures Underlying Sex Differences in Valence-based Decision Making


Erin S. Calipari, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Pharmacology

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

November 2019

Robert Sanders, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

University of Wisconsin


“Anesthesia, Predictive Coding & Sensory Disconnection”

Yumiko Ishizawa, MD, MPH, PhD

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Assistant Professor

Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care & Pain Medicine

Massachusetts General Hospital

Harvard Medical School


“Dynamics of Anesthetic-Induced Loss and Return of Consciousness in the Primate Brain”

Elyssa B. Margolis, PhD

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Associate Professor

Department of Neurology


“A Pain Selective Target for Opioid Analgesia”