Fred Kavli Lecture in Neural Plasticity

The Fred Kavli Lecture in Neural Plasticity is an annual visiting lectureship initiated in 2008. It aims to host esteemed scientists on campus, providing a platform to showcase their research and engage in meaningful discussions with faculty and graduate students, fostering knowledge exchange and collaboration.

Past Recipients


Giacomo Rizolatti
University of Parma, Italy
“Mirror Neutron: Interpretations and Misinterpretations”


Seth Grant
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK
“Evolution and Organization of Synapse Complexity”

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Roger Nicoll
University of California, San Francisco
“The Ins and Outs or Glutamate Receptor Trafficking”