Special Events

Apr April 12 - 13 Thu-Fri 2018

Childx Symposium

April 12-13, 2018
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Learning and Knowledge Center
291 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305

Apr April 17 Tue 2018

Static and dynamic properties of thalamocortical synapses in vivo

Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 2:00-3:00 pm •• Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center

Presented by Stanford Epilepsy Training Program and School of Medicine

Diego Contreras, MD, PhD
Professor, Neuroscience
University of Pennsylvania

Host: Brielle Ferguson (Huguenard Lab

May May 02 Wed 2018

Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences Career Development Awardees Mini-Symposium

8:30 - 11:45 a.m | May 2, 2018 | LKSC 101/102

Beth Mormino, PhD: Alzheimer’s disease genetic risk factors in older individuals without dementia

Karen Hirsch, MD: Post-cardiac arrest brain injury: using quantitative EEG and functional MRI to predict outcome and personalize resuscitation

Paul George, MD, PhD: Regenerative engineering to enhance neural recovery

Fiona Baumer, MD: Cortical excitability, synaptic plasticity, and learning in benign epilepsy with centrotemporal spikes

Keith Van Haren, MD: The human vitamin D transcriptome tells an unexpected story

Light breakfast will be available

Hosted by: Katrin Andreasson, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chair of Research
Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences

May May 06 - 08 Sun-Tue 2018

Stanford Neurosciences Institute Retreat

Pajaro Dunes, Watsonville, California

May May 10 Thu 2018

Staff Quarterly Speaker Series

Berg Hall, LKSC, Stanford, CA
11:30am-1pm - Lunch provided
Please RSVP to your department  DFA

Personalized Medicine

Euan Ashley, MD
Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford Department of Medicine, Co-Chair of Stanford Data Science Initiative and Co-Chair of Stanford Clinical Genomics Program

Jun June 01 Fri 2018

Bioscience and Medical Education @Stanford
The Joy of Teaching and Mentoring
Education Day & Stanford Innovations in Medical Education Conference III (SIMEC III)

Presented by The Teaching and Mentoring Academy and the Clinical Teaching Seminar Series

Friday, June 1 – Saturday, June 2, 2018
8:00am-5:00pm Friday & 8:00am-3:00pm Saturday
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge

Registration opens Wednesday, February 7

Jun June 08 Fri 2018

2018 Neuroscience Research Forum

Berg Hall, LKSC, Stanford, CA

Odette Harris, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Stanford

Aug August 28 Tue 2018

Staff Quarterly Speaker Series

Berg Hall, LKSC, Stanford, CA
11:30am-1pm - Lunch provided
Please RSVP to your department  DFA

Curing the Incurable

Maria Grazia Roncarolo, MD
Professor of Pediatrics and of Medicine, Chief of the Division of Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine

Oct October 09 Tue 2018

Staff Quarterly Speaker Series

Berg Hall, LKSC, Stanford, CA
11:30am-1pm - Lunch provided
Please RSVP to your department  DFA

The Importance of Teams

Tara van deer Veer
Head Coach, Stanford Women’s Basketball, 4-time National Coach of the Year, Inductee for Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame and Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame

Oct October 11 Thu 2018

2018 Stanford Neurosciences Institute Symposium

Artificial Intelligence/Natural Intelligence

Li Ka Shing Center | Paul Berg Hall

Upcoming Meetings


May 23-25, 2018 - European Stroke Conference, Athens, GREECE

July 20-22, 2018 - Sports Concussion Conference, Indianapolis, IN

August 7-10, 2018 - Stroke 2018, Sydney, Australia

October 6-10, 2018 - CNS, Houston, TX

October 10-13, AANEM, Washington, DC

October 15-18, 2018, 47th Annual Meeting of the Child Neurology Society, Chicago, IL

October 21-23, 2018 – American Neurological Association, Atlanta, GA

October 24-27, 2018 - Americal Autonomic Society, Newport Beach, CA

October 26-28,  2018– American Academy of Neurology Fall Conference, Las Vegas, NV

November 3-7, 2018  – Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA

November 15-18, 2018 - Neuro-Oncology National Meeting, New Orleans, LA

February 6-8, 2019 – International Stroke Conference, Hololulu, Hawaii

Weekly Conferences


Stanford ADRC/Pacific Udall Center 2017-2018 Distinguished Speaker

We are pleased to announce a new seminar series hosted by the Pacific Udall Center and the Stanford Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center. We will meet from 4-5 PM on the first Monday of every month at Li Ka Shing Center for a gathering among physicians and scientists interested in learning more about mechanisms of brain aging and neurodegenerative diseases and in developing interventions. All interested faculty, trainees and staff are welcome to attend.