The San Diego Basal Ganglia Club (SDBGC) meets roughly once a month at 5:30pm. (location and day vary month to month).
Here we will post the schedule including papers covered and their presenters. The author’s name contains a link to the PDF with SI.
Nov 1, 2017: Shannan McClain
A basal ganglia circuit for evaluating action outcomes
Stephenson-Jones et al, Nature, 2016, Vol 539, p289-93.
Jan 8, 2018: Dr. Nader Pouratian Chalk Talk on DBS (UCLA)
Feb 13, 2018: Emily Baltz
Dopamine neuron activity before action initiation gates and invigorates future movements
Alves da Silva et al, Nature, 2018, advanced online.
Mar 7, 2018: Vignesh Muralidharan on computational modeling of BG in relation to PD and gait
Schedule is tentative beyond this point….
Apr 4, 2018: Katie Fife/Tom Hnasko
May 2, 2018: Christian Cazares
Jun 6, 2018: Jason Klug/Nick Hollon
July 2018: Adam Aron
Image credit: Matt Banghart