Monday Noon Seminars

Talks organized around themes of shared biological mechanisms, neurobiology, and therapeutics Read More


Monday Noon seminars are hosted by the Hope Center and the Department of Neurology.  Talks are organized around mini-series topics; each mini-series is organized by Hope Center faculty members to feature investigators from Washington University as well as one outside speaker. Monday Noon seminars run during the academic year, typically September through May.

All seminars are listed on the Neuroscience Calendar of the Office of Neuroscience Research.

For inquiries, contact John Cirrito or Cindy Lawrence.

2018/2019 Schedule

Mondays, 12-1p
September – June
Holden Auditorium (Farrell Learning and Teaching Center)

Mini-Series Topics:

Translational Machinery and Neurological Diseases
Sleep and Disease
Environmental Factors in Disease
Stroke and Recovery
Cholesterol Metabolism in Disease
Joint Series with Developmental Biology: TBA

Special Hope Center Seminars

Translational Machinery and Neurological Diseases

Organizer, Joseph Dougherty

  • September 24: Eric Wang (University of Florida)
  • October 8
  • October 15
  • October 22

Sleep and Disease

Organizer, Yo-El Ju

  • November 19
  • November 26
  • December 3
  • December 10: Jon Willie (Emory University)

Environmental Factors in Disease

Organizer, Ream Al-Hasani

  • January 7
  • January 14
  • January 28
  • February 4

Stroke and Recovery

Organizer, Jin-Moo Lee

  • February 18
  • February 25
  • March 4: Thomas Carmichael (University of California, Los Angeles)
  • March 11

Cholesterol Metabolism in Disease

Organizers, Anil Cashikar, Steve Mennerick

  • March 25
  • April 1
  • April 8
  • April 15

Joint Series with Developmental Biology TBA

Organizer, Andrew Yoo

  • April 22
  • April 29
  • May 13
  • May 20

Special Seminars

  • June 3: Winners, Hope Center Awards

Past Mini-Series Topics

Mini-series topics from previous seasons.

Previous mini-series