Hoshal & Okada Awards

Undergraduate awards: Ben Hoshal won an MCB poster award and Nana Okada won a Psychology poster award. Congratulations to Ben and Nana!

Hoshal & Okada Awards2018-04-24T10:57:44+00:00

Congrats Wan Chen

Wan Chen Lin passed her qualifying exam! Congratulations Wan Chen!

Congrats Wan Chen2017-11-05T08:22:31+00:00

Wan Chen Lin Wins Poster Award at Flux

In September many of us attended the Flux Congress on brain development in Portland. Wan Chen Lin won a poster award. David Piekarski and Wan Chen Lin also won travel awards. Congratulations David and Wan Chen! Next year Flux will be in Berlin.

Wan Chen Lin Wins Poster Award at Flux2017-11-05T08:20:30+00:00

New Paper by Piekarski & Boivin

David Piekarski and Josiah Boivin have a new paper published in Current Biology that shows organizational effects of ovarian hormones on the maturation of inhibitory neurotransmission in the mouse frontal cortex during puberty.

New Paper by Piekarski & Boivin2017-08-02T18:40:57+00:00

Congratulations Dr. Boivin

​Josiah Boivin successfully defended his PhD thesis! Congratulations Joe! He will move on to postdoc at MIT with the Nedivi lab

Congratulations Dr. Boivin2017-08-01T13:38:21+00:00

Faculty Forum: Characterizing Effects of Inequality on Brain Development & Strengthening Resilience against Adversity

UC Berkeley’s Vice Chancellor for Research is holding a faculty forum on Characterizing Effects of Inequality on Brain Development & Strengthening Resilience against Adversity on Tuesday, October 4th at the Faculty Club.  The event is convened by Linda Wilbrecht, Silvia Bunge, Daniela Kaufer, Julianna Deardorff, and Lance Kriegsfeld
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Faculty Forum: Characterizing Effects of Inequality on Brain Development & Strengthening Resilience against Adversity2016-10-02T12:51:22+00:00

Wilbrecht in Conversation with Tom Stoppard and Carey Perloff

On Monday, October 3rd, Linda Wilbrecht will join Tom Stoppard and Carey Perloff in conversation at the ACT Theater.

Tom Stoppard and Carey Perloff—In Conversation

Monday, October 3, 7 p.m.
A.C.T.’s Geary Theater

Tony, Academy, and Olivier Award winner Tom Stoppard will join A.C.T. Artistic Director Carey Perloff “In Conversation” at The Geary Theater where they will discuss their decades-long collaboration and why Stoppard has long referred to A.C.T. as his “American home.” They will be joined on stage by neuroscientist Linda Wilbrecht from the University of California, Berkeley.

Wilbrecht in Conversation with Tom Stoppard and Carey Perloff2016-10-01T12:48:22+00:00