Name: Dr Armin Lak
DPAG, University of Oxford

Events this person is speaking at:

Tuesday 3 December 2019 (8th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Dopaminergic and prefrontal basis of learning from sensory confidence and reward value. Behavioural and Cognitive Neuroscience (Beacon) Seminar
Date: 3 December 2019, 13:00 - 14:00 (Tuesday, 8th week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Venue: Biology South Parks Road, South Parks Road OX1 3RB
Venue Details: Schlich Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Dr Nick Myers (University of Oxford )
Hosts: TBA

Monday 17 May 2021 (4th Week, Trinity Term)

Pint of Science 2021: Hear or here?
Date: 17 May 2021, 18:00 - 19:00 (Monday, 4th week, Trinity 2021)
Speaker s: Associate Professor Kerry Walker (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Venue Details: This show is live streamed to YouTube - register below to get the link
Organiser: Nikita Ved (DPAG, University of Oxford, 1928 Institute Co-founder)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 26 November 2021 (7th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Fellows Lecture in Pairs
Date: 26 November 2021, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 7th week, Michaelmas 2021)
Speaker s: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford), Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: The Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford), Associate Professor Duncan Sparrow (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Professor David Paterson (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Events this person is hosting:

Wednesday 4 December 2019 (8th Week, Michaelmas Term)

A normative perspective on the diversity of dopamine neurons
Date: 4 December 2019, 16:00 - 17:00 (Wednesday, 8th week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Professor Naoshige Uchida (Harvard University)
Venue: Sherrington Library, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Organiser: Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 22 October 2021 (2nd Week, Michaelmas Term)

Spying on neuromodulation with new genetically encoded fluorescent sensors
Date: 22 October 2021, 11:00 - 12:00 (Friday, 2nd week, Michaelmas 2021)
Speaker : Professor Yulong Li (Peking University, China)
Venue Details: This seminar will be held on Microsoft Teams. Please email hod-pa@dpag.ox.ac.uk for the link to join.
Organisers: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford), Associate Professor Duncan Sparrow (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 5 November 2021 (4th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Hallucinating mice, dopamine and immunity – towards mechanistic treatment targets for psychotic disorders
Date: 5 November 2021, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 4th week, Michaelmas 2021)
Speaker : Dr Katharina Schmack (Francis Crick Institute and University College London)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: The Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford), Associate Professor Duncan Sparrow (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Events this person is organising:

Wednesday 4 December 2019 (8th Week, Michaelmas Term)

A normative perspective on the diversity of dopamine neurons
Date: 4 December 2019, 16:00 - 17:00 (Wednesday, 8th week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Professor Naoshige Uchida (Harvard University)
Venue: Sherrington Library, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Organiser: Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 2 September 2022 (19th Week, Trinity Term)

Engineering extracellular microenvironment through Intravital 3D bioprinting
Date: 2 September 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 19th week, Trinity 2022)
Speaker : Professor Nicola Elvassore (Developmental Biology & Cancer Department, UCL GOS Institute of Child Health)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Mootaz Salman (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Prof Francis Szele (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 14 October 2022 (1st Week, Michaelmas Term)

Ηarnessing PTEN’s growth controlling potential in neuronal development and disease
Date: 14 October 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 1st week, Michaelmas 2022)
Speaker : Prof Dr Britta Eickholt (Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Mootaz Salman (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Professor Zoltan Molnar (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 21 October 2022 (2nd Week, Michaelmas Term)

Cortical Layers in Context and Learning
Date: 21 October 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 2nd week, Michaelmas 2022)
Speaker : Professor Randy Bruno (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Venue: Sherrington Library, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Organisers: Dr Mootaz Salman (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Professor David Paterson (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 4 November 2022 (4th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Mechanisms driving lipid droplet biogenesis during adipocyte differentiation
Date: 4 November 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 4th week, Michaelmas 2022)
Speaker : Associate Professor Robin Klemm (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Venue: Sherrington Library, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Organisers: Dr Mootaz Salman (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Professor Manuela Zaccolo MD (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 11 November 2022 (5th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Fellows Lecture in Pairs: ‘Macrophage function in the regenerating heart’ and ‘Transposons diversify the wired- and wireless neural network of a complex brain’
Date: 11 November 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 5th week, Michaelmas 2022)
Speaker s: Dr Filipa Simões (DPAG, IDRM, University of Oxford), Dr Christoph D. Treiber (CNCB, DPAG, University of Oxford)
Venue: Sherrington Library, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Organisers: Dr Mootaz Salman (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Professor David Paterson (DPAG, University of Oxford)

Friday 18 November 2022 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Optogenetic dissection of local and long-range connections in prefrontal circuits
Date: 18 November 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2022)
Speaker : Associate Professor Ofer Yizhar (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Mootaz Salman (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford)

Friday 25 November 2022 (7th Week, Michaelmas Term)

On the network influence of single interneurons from development into adulthood
Date: 25 November 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 7th week, Michaelmas 2022)
Speaker : Dr Rosa Cossart, INMED, INSERM (Aix-Marseille University)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Mootaz Salman (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Dr Adam Packer (University of Oxford)

Friday 2 December 2022 (8th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Engineering extracellular microenvironment through Intravital 3D bioprinting
Date: 2 December 2022, 13:00 - 14:00 (Friday, 8th week, Michaelmas 2022)
Speaker : Professor Nicola Elvassore (Developmental Biology & Cancer Department, UCL GOS Institute of Child Health)
Venue: Sherrington Building, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: Blakemore Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Dr Mootaz Salman (DPAG, University of Oxford), Dr Armin Lak (DPAG, University of Oxford)
Host: Prof Francis Szele (DPAG, University of Oxford)