Upcoming Seminars

Sep
27

CVNR Internal Grant Review: Specific Aims Presentations - FY18 RR&D Winter Merit/CDA Round

All investigators who are submitting a new RR&D SPiRE grant in this round will be presenting their specific aims to the group for feedback.
Sept. 27, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122




Oct
04

Non-Visual Data Access: Little Big Data, Big Little Mess

Vincent F. Martin, M.S.
Ph.D. Student, Human Centered Computing
School of Interactive Computing
Georgia Tech
Oct. 4, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122




Oct
18

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and Neuropathic Pain

Albert Y. Leung, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiologist and Pain Management Specialist
University of California San Diego and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Diego
Oct. 18, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122




Nov
01

TBA

Kenneth Hepburn, PhD
Director of Education Core, Emory Alzheimer's Disease Research Center
Nov. 1, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122




Nov
15

TBA

Liang-Ching Tsai, PhD, PT
GSU Department of Physical Therapy
Nov. 15, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122




Dec
06

Medical Robotics Research in the RoboMed Lab (** Please note the seminar will be held at noon**)

Jaydev P. Desai, PhD
Director, Medical Robotics and Automation (RoboMed) Laboratory
Associate Director, IRIM - Medical Robotics and Human Augmentation
Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Dec. 6, 2017, noon
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122 ** Special Time: Noon**




Dec
20

Family-Centered Care – Engaging the Caregiver in Rehabilitation

Sarah Blanton, PT, DPT, NCS
Associate Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine
Dec. 20, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122




Jan
10

Vision Research Seminar Series (co-hosted by Emory Eye Center and CVNR): Automated Detection of Diabetic Retinopathy in Frontlines of Care (** Please note the seminar will be held at noon**)

Michael D. Abràmoff, MD, PhD
The Robert C. Watzke, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
Jan. 10, 2018, noon
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122




Jan
11

Vision Research Seminar Series (co-hosted by Emory Eye Center and CVNR): Diabetic Retinal Neurodegeneration as a causal factor in Diabetic Retinopathy

Michael D. Abràmoff, MD, PhD
The Robert C. Watzke, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
Jan. 11, 2018, noon
Emory University - Calhoun Auditorium, Clinic B




Feb
07

TBA

Peter R. MacLeish, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Neurobiology, Morehouse School of Medicine
Feb. 7, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122




Feb
21

TBA

Vonetta Dotson, PhD
Associate Professor, Psychology
Georgia State University
Feb. 21, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122




Apr
18

Meditation Interventions in Healthcare

Jennifer Mascaro, PhD
Emory University Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
April 18, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122




Jun
20

The Retinal Pigment Epithelium and Recovery of the Blood Retina Barrier

John M. Nickerson, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Ophthalmology
Emory University School of Medicine
June 20, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Atlanta VA Medical Center, Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Conference Room, 12C-122




Unless otherwise listed, all seminars are held in the CVNR Conference Room 12C-122, 9:30am - 10:30am

For more information contact Erica Watkins @ 404-321-6111 ext. 6396 or erica.watkins@va.gov.

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