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Pediatric Neuroscience Collaboration (PNC) Tuesday Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 4pm to 6pm

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SEMINAR DESCRIPTION:

This Kennedy Krieger Institute (KKI) and Johns Hopkins University (JHU) collaborative educational/training and multi-disciplinary neuroscience seminar series spans many subspecialties including translational modeling to better quantify brain injury and repair.

WELCOMED PARTICIPANTS:

All KKI and JHU staffs with an interest in brain injury across the lifespan are welcome to participate. Clinicians, Scientists and trainees from Neurology, Developmental Medicine, Neuropsychology, Psychiatry, Rehab Medicine, Anesthesia & Critical Care, Neonatology, Neurosurgery, Neuropathology, Pediatrics and Neuroscience across KKI and JHU are regular participants in this seminar series regarding.

TOPICS AND SPEAKERS:

Probing the Function of the Peripheral Nervous System in Health and Disease

Beyond nociception: a novel task to study pain in mice- Maira Bicca, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Neurosurgery and Neurosurgery Pain Research Institute, Laboratory of Chloe Alexandre and Alban Latremoliere, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine

Reduced neuropathic mechanical allodynia in mice lacking Merkel cells - Sangmin Jeon, Ph.D., Instructor, Department of Neurosurgery and Neurosurgery Pain Research Institute, Laboratory of Michael Caterina, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine

The Neuronal Membrane Proteasome Modulates Sensory Neuron Activity in the Peripheral Nervous System - Eric Villalon, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biological Chemistry and Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience, Laboratory of Seth Margolis, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine

GUEST HOST:

Michael Caterina, M.D., Ph.D., Solomon H. Snyder Professor, Professor of Neurosurgery, Biological Chemistry and Neuroscience, Director, Neurosurgery Pain Research Institute, Director, Department of Biological Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine

CHAT INSTRUCTIONS:

Unless otherwise indicated, the chat function is only for directing your questions to the speakers and not for real-time dialogue among audience members. Specifically, the host may choose to read the questions posed to the speaker at the end of the presentation.  When you are asking a question, please write your name, affiliation and position as well as the question you have via chat.

REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Please contact Peggy Squirewell directly at Squirewell@kennedykrieger.org, 443-923-9312 regarding this event.  Screen share and dial-in information will be sent to you by way of email.