Centre for Brain Research, IISc

CBR Lectures

Title Speaker Date/Time

Healthcare Innovation : Idea to Clinical Product

Chetan Mittal, MBBS, MMST, PGDBA
Chief Medical Officer, DocOnline Health India Private Limited, Bangalore

30th August 2019, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall, IISc


Big data for Social Value creation

Prof Pulak Ghosh
Faculty of Decision Sciences & Center of Public Policy
Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB).
He also holds the IIMB Chair Professor of Excellence

04th July 2019, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall, IISc


Role of MR imaging (MRI) and in vivo MR Spectroscopy (MRS) in Clinical Medicine

Prof N. R. Jagannathan
Department of NMR and MRI Facility
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

03rd June 2019, 4:00pm

Venue

Biological Sciences Auditorium, IISc


Early Life Origins of Diabetes in Indians

Prof C S Yajnik MD.FRCP
KEM Hospital & Research Centre, Pune

18th January 2018, 4:00pm

Venue

Biological Sciences Auditorium, IISc


Human genome research in the context of P4 medicine-How rosy and not so rosy is the picture?

Dr Thelma B.K
Department of Genetics,
University of Delhi South Campus,
New Delhi

15th November 2018, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall, IISc


Cardiovascular Disease in Indians: From reductionist paradigms to a holistic Context

Dr D.Prabhakaran MD, DM, MSc, FRCP, FNASc
Vice President (Research & Policy), Public Health Foundation of India
Executive Director of Centre for Chronic Disease Control
New Delhi, India

04th October 2018, 4:00pm

Venue

Biological Sciences Auditorium, IISc


Insight into Mental Illness from New Technology—and the Road Ahead

Prof Steven E. Hyman, MD
Director, Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research and
Core Member,
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard.

19th September 2018, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall, IISc


Human Origin,Health and Disease: Genomic Perspectives

Dr K.Thangaraj
Chief Scientist and Group Leader at the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB),Hyderabad.

31st May 2018, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall, IISc


Influence of life style on neurodegenerative disease and aging

Video

Prof Michael J. Zigmond, PhD
Professor Emeritus of Neurology, Neurobiology, and Psychiatry
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260

21st February 2018, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall, IISc


Neuroinflammation and Degeneration

Dr Shamik Bhattacharya, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School Chief, Division of Spinal Cord Disorders, Department of Neurology Partners MS Center, Division of Neurological Infections and Inflammatory Diseases Brigham and Women's Hospital

16th February 2018, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall, IISc


The Brain as a Target In Childhood Neurodegenerative Disorders: Bedside To The Bench

Dr Asuri N Prasad, MB BS, MD, FRCPC, FRCPE, FAES
Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics and Clinical Neurosciences
Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.

04th January 2018, 4:00pm

Venue

CNS Seminar Hall


From genotype to phenotype to function: Understanding the complex genetics of neurodevelopmental disorders

Dr Santhosh Girirajan
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Department of Anthropology 205A Life Sciences Building
Pennsylvania State University University Park, PA 16802

21st December 2017, 4:00pm

Venue

CNS Seminar Hall


The Global Challenge of Alzheimer's Disease: Setting the Research Compass

Dr Howard Feldman
Professor, Department of Neurosciences
Director, Alzheimer's Disease Cooperative Study
University of California, San Diego La Jolla, USA

6th December 2017, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall


Population Neuroscience: How Epidemiology helps us understand the Brain

Prof Mary Ganguli, MD, MPH
Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Epidemiology,
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and
Graduate School of Public Health

23rd November 2017, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall


Genetic Approaches to Understanding Human Disease

Prof Andrew Peterson, Senior Director of Molecular Biology and Metabolic Disease, Genentech, San Francisco, USA

30th June 2017, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall, IISc


Our Footprints on the Sands of Time

Prof Partha P Majumder.,
Indian Statistical Institute & National Institute of Biomedical Genomics

22nd June 2017, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall


Dementia and Insights into Brain Cognitive Functions

View: Abstract  Video

Dr Ratnavalli Ellajosyula MD, DM,
Senior Consultant Neurologist & Specialist in Cognitive Neurology, Manipal Hospital & Annasawmy Mudaliar General Hospital, Bangalore

15th May 2017, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall


Cardiovascular Disease in India : Pathways and Paradoxes

Prof Srinath Reddy, President, Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi

04th April 2017, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall, IISc


Enjoying a three-way marriage : A Story of Maths, Biology and Medicine

Dr Anurag Agarwal, Principal Scientist at CSIR-Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology, New Delhi

08th March 2017, 4:00pm

Venue

Biological Sciences Auditorium, IISc


Using Machine Learning to study Neural Representations of Language Meaning

Prof Tom M Michael, The E.Fredkin University Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, USA

06th December 2016, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall


Research across Borders

Prof Subra Suresh,
President Carnegie Mellon University, USA

04th August 2016, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall


Why brain research is important for us, in India

View: Abstract  Video

Mr Kris Gopalakrishnan, Co-founder of Infosys 04th Aug 2016
     

Molecular Neurobiology of Alzheimer's Disease

View: Abstract  Video

Dr Sangram S. Sisodia, Department of Neurobiology, The
University of Chicago, Chicago, USA.

17th May 2015, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall


Biologic Architecture of Age-Related Cognitive Decline

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Dr David A. Bennett
Director of the Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center and the Robert C. Borwell
Professor of Neurological Sciences at Rush University Medical Center.
Chicago.

22nd March 2016, 4.00 pm

Venue

Faculty Hall


Neuromorphic Engineering: Why is it such a hot topic?

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Prof Andre van Schaik
Research program leader, Biomedical Engineering and Neuroscience, MARCS
Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development, Western Sydney University

23 September 2015, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall


Recent progress and future challenges posed by neurological diseases

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Dr Avindra Nath M.D
Chief, Section of Infections of the Nervous System;
Clinical Director, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health

07 July 2015, 4:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall


Neuroscience of Wisdom, Resilience and Well Being

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Dr Dilip V. Jeste, M.D
Senior Associate Dean for Healthy Aging and Senior Care;
Estelle and Edgar Levi Chair in Aging;
Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neurosciences;
Director, Sam and Rose Stein Institute for Research on Aging;
University of California, San Diego

24 June 2015, 5:00pm

Venue

Faculty Hall