Seminars

Attendance at BBIP seminars is required for all students in the training program and is restricted to students and faculty of the BBIP.  Starting in Fall 2021, seminars will be held in PBSB in B70. If you are interested in attending a seminar, please contact program director Susan Lutgendorf.

  • BBIP new faculty introductions

    September 28, 2021 - 5:15pm

    Four BBIP young investigators will introduce their path to our department and their lab's research:
    Dr’s McCleery, Baran, Kliemann, Traer

  • BBIP rotation talks

    October 12, 2021 - 5:15pm

    Students will present rotation talks

  • Dr. Amanda Thein

    October 26, 2021 - 5:15pm

    Round table with Dean of the Graduate College, Dr. Amanda Thein.

  • BBIP external advisory board meeting

    November 2, 2021 - 5:15pm

    Discussion with external advisory board members

  • Guest speaker Dr. Andreana Haley

    November 9, 2021 - 5:15pm

    Dr. Andreana Haley directs the Clinical Neuroscience Lab at the University of Texas, Austin. Her research focuses on identifying risk factors and mechanisms associated with cognitive and brain aging, and developing interventions to prevent or reverse their course. She will speak via zoom.

  • BBIP round-table on resilience

    November 30, 2021 - 5:15pm

    Informal round-table with a discussion to revisit topics introduced at the Fall retreat on developing resilience in graduate school.

Past Events

  • Dr. Ryan LaLumiere on giving effective talks

    September 14, 2021 - 5:15pm
  • Fall BBIP retreat

    September 11, 2021 - 9:00am to 1:30pm

    Save the date for our fall BBIP retreat, which will be focused on a resilience workshop. All students should join, and faculty are encouraged to participate. We will meet at PBSB and activities will be morning to lunch-time, and center on peer-peer discussion in an in-person format.

  • Introductions and BBIP on-boarding

    August 24, 2021 - 5:15pm

    The goal of this seminar is to reorient to the Fall semester and coming back in-person. We'll meet in B70 PBSB and utilize our space for discussion time among students and faculty.

  • Seminar

    April 27, 2021 - 5:15pm

    Dr. Elissa Epel, Ph.D, is a Professor, and Vice Chair, in the Department of Psychiatry, at University of California, San Francisco. Her research aims to elucidate mechanisms of healthy aging, and to apply this basic science to scalable interventions that can reach vulnerable populations. Read more about her research program here. She has a degree in Psychology (BA) and earned her PhD in clinical health psychology at Yale University. She has received numerous awards recognizing the significance and innovation of her research. She will talk about her research and career path, with a student-led round-table to follow.