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2017 - 2018 Lecture Series
Presbyterian Hospital Building
19th floor, Sergievsky Conference Room
622 West 168th Street, New York NY 10032
Thursdays, 10:00 - 11:30 AM
For more information, please contact Korhan Buyukturkoglukb2997@cumc.columbia.edu and Patrick Laopjl2133@cumc.columbia.edu.

 

2018

Speaker

Title

Oct 25 Stephanie Brown, PhD 
Postdoctoral Fellow, Translational and Molecular Imaging Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Ultra High-field Strength Neuroimaging in Major Depressive Disorder
Oct 18 Patrick Lao, PhD
Postdoctoral Research Scientist, the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center
Tau PET Imaging with MK6240 in Alzheimer's Disease
Oct 11 Eleanna Burns, PhD
Postdoctoral Research Scientist, the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center
Using Functional Connectivity Methods to Study the Aging Brain
Oct 4 Silvia Chapman
PhD Candidate, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Columbia
University
Subjective Cognitive Decline Study: Preliminary Findings
Sep 27 Christian Habeck, PhD
Associate Professor of Neuroimaging (in Neurology and in the Taub Institute) at the Columbia University Medical Center
Simple and not-so-simple quantitative reasoning fallacies in the analysis of multi dimensional data
Sep 20 Victoria Leavitt, PhD
Assistant Professor, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of
Neurology, Columbia University
A multi-level intervention to increase physical activity in persons with multiple sclerosis
Sep 13 Yaakov Stern, PhD
Chief, Neurocognitive Science Division, Department of Neurology
Professor of Neuropsychology (in Neurology, in Psychiatry, in the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center and in the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain) at CUIMC
What causes age-related cognitive decline? An update on the RANN study
Aug 2 Michelle James, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology, Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University
PET Imaging of Neuroinflammation: Visualizing Neuroimmune Interactions From Mouse to Man
Jun 14 Preeti Sunderaraman, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia University
Financial Decision Making in Older Adults
Jun 7 Anna MacKay-Brandt
Research Scientist, Outpatient Research, The Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research
An Update on the NKI-Rockland Sample Data Sharing Initiative: A Lifespan Research Program of Brain-behavioral Relationships
May 31 Jennifer Manly, PhD
Associate Professor of Neuropsychology in Neurology, the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center and the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University
Educational Quality and Cognitive Outcomes in a National Cohort of African Americans and Whites: the Reasons for Geographic And Racial Disparities in Stroke Study
May 24 David Predovan, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia Univeristy
Effect of Physical Exercise on Cognition in Healthy Adults
May 17 Katherine Keyes, PhD
Associate Professor Epidemiology Co-Director, Psychiatric Epidemiology Training Program, Columbia University

As Adolescent Substance use Declines, Depression and Suicidality Increase: a Tale Across Generations

May 10 Sarah E. Tom, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology in Neurology and in the Sergievsky Center, Columbia University
A Lifecourse Perspective on Later Life Cognition: Examples from the Adult Changes in Thought Study and the Honolulu Asia Aging Study
May 3 Patrick Lao, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia University
Associations Between Cerebrovascular Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease Pathophysiology
Apr 26 Stephanie Cosentino, PhD
Associate Professor of Neuropsychology in Neurology, the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center and the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University
Characterizing Cognition in Essential Tremor
Apr 19 Edward D. Huey, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology in the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University
Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Frontotemporal Dementia and Related Disorders
Apr 12 Sylvie Goldman, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology in Neurology and the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center, Columbia University
Gait and Postural Assessment in Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Apr 5 Sara Ebrahimi, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia University
A Study of White Matter Pathology in Alzheimer’s Disease
Mar 29 James Sumowski, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology/Psychiatry, The Mount Sinai Hospital
Word Finding Difficulty as the Most Prevalent but Overlooked Cognitive Deficit in Multiple Sclerosis
Mar 22 Angeliki Tsapanou, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia University
Cognition: association with Sleep and Brain Markers
Mar 15 Lok-Kin Yeung, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia University
Exploring the Effects of Entorhinal Cortex Subfields and CSF Amyloid/tau on the ModRey List Learning Task
Mar 8 Miguel Arce, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia University
Bilingualism and Alzheimer’s Disease Risk
Mar 1 Jet Vonk, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center
The Value of Words in Alzheimer's Disease, Frontotemporal Dementia, and Healthy Aging
Feb 22 Vanessa Labode, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center
Immigration Status and the Aging Brain
Feb 20 Elizabeth Mormino, PhD
Assistant Professor (Research), Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford Medical School
Alzheimer's Disease Pathology and Cognitive Decline in Human Aging
Feb 15 The International Neuropsychological Society Conference -- No Lecture  
Feb 8 Yunglin Gazes, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology in Neurology and the Taub Institute, Columbia University Medical Center
Applications of White Matter Tractography to Aging Research
Feb 1 Korhan Buyukturkoglu, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center
Effects of white matter lesions on atrophy estimates in MS
Jan 25 Yian Gu, MD, MS, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurological Sciences in Neurology, Epidemiology and the Taub Institute
Test the Reserve Mechanisms for the Relationship Between Diet and Cognition: Cognitive Reserve vs. Brain Reserve
Jan 18 Eleanna Varangis, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of Neurology, Columbia University
Functional Network Inefficiency, But No Cognitive Deficits, Linked to Concussion History in Middle-Adulthood
Jan 11 Sandra Barral Rodriquez, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurogenetics, in Neurology, the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center and the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University
Genetic basis of cognition in the Aging Brain
Jan 4 Anita van Loenhoud
Visiting PhD candidate, Alzheimer’s center, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam
A Neuroimaging Method to Capture Cognitive Reserve

2017

Speaker

Title

Dec 28 UNIVERSITY HOLIDAY -- No Lecture  
Dec 21 UNIVERSITY HOLIDAY -- No Lecture  
Dec 14 Qolamreza Razlighi, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neuroimaging (in Neurology and the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain), Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Columbia University
Hierarchical Structure of the Brian’s Large-scale Networks
Dec 7 Herbert Terrace, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychology & Psychiatry, Columbia University
In the Beginning
Nov 30 Cancelled  
Nov 23 THANKSGIVING -- No Lecture   
Nov 16 Teal Eich, PhD
Associate Research Scientist in the Taub Institute, Taub Institute Research, Columbia University
Introducing the SOFIA (Study Of the Factor structure of Inhibition in Aging) Study
Nov 9 TAUB RETREAT -- No Lecture  
Nov 2 Niall Bolger, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychology, Columbia University
Causal Heterogeneity in Experimental Data
Oct 26 Robert Willis, PhD
Research Professor (in Population Studies Center and Survey Research Center) & Professor in Economics. University of Michigan
Seeking the Biological Foundations of Human Capital Theory
Oct 19 Christian Habeck, PhD
Associate Professor of Neuroimaging (in Neurology and the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain), Cognitive
Neuroscience Division, Columbia University
Probing the Neural
Substrates of Occupation, Education and Verbal Intelligence in Matched-pairs
Analysis
Oct 12 David Parker, MS 
PhD candidate, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Columbia University
Motion Correction in fMRI
Oct 5 Silvia Chapman, MS
Visiting PhD candidate, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Columbia
University
Cross Domain Self Monitoring in Anosognosia for Memory Loss in Alzheimer's Disease
Sep 28 Victoria Leavitt, PhD
Assistant Professor, Cognitive Neuroscience Division, Department of
Neurology, Columbia University
Aspirin Before Exercise:
Evidence from a Pilot RCT of Aspirin Pretreatment to Improve Exercise
Performance in Multiple Sclerosis
Sep 21 ROSH HASHANAH - No Lecture  
Sep 14 Yaakov Stern, PhD
Chief, Neurocognitive Science Division, Department of Neurology
Professor of Neuropsychology (in Neurology, in Psychiatry, in the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center and in the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain) at CUIMC
Update on Cognitive Reserve