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Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience Builds Bridges Across the Globe with Annual Neuroscience Retreat

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FAU and Max Planck Unveil First-of-its-Kind Honors Program

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Scientific Seminars

Spatial and Temporal Control of Synaptic Transmission
Shigeki Watanabe, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University
Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018, 11:00 AM
Neural Learning Rules in the Cerebellum
2017-18 SEMINAR SERIES: Jennifer L. Raymond, PhD, Professor, Department of Neurobiology, Stanford University
Thursday, January 25th, 2018, 11:00 AM
A Spike Timing-Dependent Plasticity Rule for Single, Clustered and Distributed Dendritic Spines
Roberto Araya, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Neuroscience, University of Montreal
Tuesday, January 30th, 2018, 11:00 AM