Event Date: 
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Three faculty from the UI Carver College of Medicine will be presenting 20 min TED talks on their research.  Lunch will be provided afterwards in the MERF Atrium.

“Breaking the Code: How Molecular Machines Determine Brain Function”
Samuel Young, PhD, Associate Professor of Anatomy and Cell Biology

“Ability and Liability: Human Brain Evolution and Degenerative Brain Disease”
Peggy Nopoulos, MD, Professor of Psychiatry

“4 Hz Oscillations and Cognitive Control in Parkinson’s Disease”
Nandakumar Narayanan, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology


Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Sonya Housholder at the UI Carver College of Medicine in advance. 

Event Location: 
Medical Education Research Facility
375 Newton Road
Iowa City, IA 52246
Sonya Housholder