News & Events

November 20, 2017: Delawrence presenting at the IRACDA Fellows’ Seminar.

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November 20, Noah Bizer, our alumnus releases his first full length album ‘Words Are Just Words Are Just Scribbles’. Congratulations Noah! We are proud of you!

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November 17, 2017: Jacek gives a talk at the Department of Biological Sciences, University of Toledo, hosted by Dr. Jianyang Du.

(Jacek, after his talk, with Farzaneh Naghavi, a graduate student from the Du Lab).

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November 14, 2017:’ Amanda presenting at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.

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November 10, 2017: Jacek gives a talk at the Society for Social Neuroscience Annual Meeting Symposium on “Anxiety and responding to threat: Neurobiological and contextual contributions to development” chaired by Harma Meffert and Kalina J. Michalska.

November 7, 2017: ‘Bean’ wins the Big Apple Film Festival ‘Best Feature Documentary Award‘! We are proud of you Alana!

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October 31, 2017: Richard Morris gives the annual Agranoff Lecture on “The Making and Keeping of Memory Capture”.

(Jacek with Richard Morris)

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October 27, 2017: Amanda receives the Rackham Travel Grant to attend the Society for Neuroscience 2017 Annual Meeting. Congratulations Amanda!

October 18, 2017: Julie publishes one of her Ph.D. thesis papers ‘Understanding pup affective state through ethologically significant ultrasonic vocalization frequency’. Congratulations Julie!

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October 12-13, 2017: Julie and Amanda attending the 2017 Developmental Affective Neuroscience Symposium at University of Pittsburgh.

September 15-16, 2017: Jacek giving a talk at the the Neuroscience of Enduring Change: Applications to Psychotherapy conference in Tucson, Arizona.

(Jacek with Edna Foa and Les Greenberg)

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August-September, 2017: Our lab grows! Welcome Delawrence, Chelsea, Alana and Weixin!!!

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August 31-September 3, 2017: Jacek presenting at the European Brain Pharmacology Biennial Meeting in Heraklion, Greece.

July 21, 2017: The review by Jacek and Andreas Olsson on social fear learning is out!

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May 19, 2017: The review by Julie, Amanda and Jacek on enduring effects of early life adversity is out! Excellent figures by Julie! Congrats!

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May 3, 2017: Regina Sullivan visits the lab and gives a Grand Rounds talk at the Department of Psychiatry.

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April 3, 2017: Adam Michnik gives the annual Copernicus Lecture at the University of Michigan College of Literature, Science and the Arts.

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February 9, 2017: Our lab receives a Sustainable Laboratory Certificate. Congrats Team!

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December 5, 2016: Jacek Debiec presenting at the American College for Neuropsychopharmacology Annual Meeting, Hollywood, FL.

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November 4, 2016: A new review on “The Neurobiology of Safety and Threat Learning” by Jacek and Regina Sullivan

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November 1, 2016: Welcome to our new lab member, Julie Boulanger Bertolus, a postdoctoral fellow who is joining us from the Anne Marie Mouly’s lab at Universite de Lyon!

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October 24, 2016: Jacek speaking at the 2016 GOLD Perinatal Online Conference on attachment learning and fear learning in early infancy. For the brief interview announcing Jacek’s talk, please click the image below.

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September 1, 2016: Welcome to Lorraine Horwitz, a University of Michigan Neuroscience Graduate Program student who is joining us for her fall rotation!

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June 17, 2016: Hailey is having her first brain anatomy class. It is never too early to start learning about the brain!

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May 19, 2016: Jacek giving a talk “Born to Be Scared: Social and Hereditary Determinants of Infant Fear Learning” at the 5ème Colloque du GDR NeuroMem in Lacanau, France.

(Left: Jacek with Nicole El Massioui from Institute des Neuroscience Paris-Saclay, Anne-Marie Mouly from Centre de Recherche en Neurosciences de Lyon and Chloé Hegoburu from Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne. Right: Jacek with Serge Laroche from Institute des Neuroscience Paris-Saclay.)
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April 30, 2016: Congratulations to Paige on her graduation and to Sophie on receiving the “Neuroscience Director’s Award” for her dissertation! We are proud of you!
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April 19, 2016: Da-Jeong’s and Jacek’s paper ‘Neural Correlates of the Mother-to-Infant Social Transmission of Fear’ is out!
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April 9, 2016: Jacek presenting at the North American Society for Psychosocial Obstetrics and Gynecology biennial meeting in New York, NY.

April 5, 2016: Paige presenting at the ‘Research Methods in Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Neuroscience’ University of Michigan Department of Psychology undergraduate course poster session.
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March 22, 2016: Da-Jeong and Hailey visited the lab!
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February 4, 2016: Jacek Debiec giving a talk at the University of Texas Department of Psychiatry, Houston, TX.

January 15, 2016: Jacek Debiec giving a talk at the Merill Palmer Skillman Institute for Child and Family Development, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.

December 11, 2015: Sophie Numbers presenting her High Honors Thesis.
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December 9, 2015: Jacek Debiec presenting at the American College for Neuropsychopharmacology Annual Meeting, Hollywood, FL.

December 2, 2015: Jacek Debiec giving a Grand Rounds talk at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

November 13, 2015: Hailey’s first visit in the lab! Welcome to our new lab member!
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November 7, 2015: Jacek Debiec giving a talk at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, New Orleans, LA.

October 28, 2015: Jacek Debiec giving a talk at the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX.

October 21, 2015: Joanna Hider presenting a poster at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL.
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October 18, 2015: Jacek Debiec giving a talk at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL.

September 24, 2015: Jacek Debiec giving a talk at Case Western University, Cleveland, OH.

September 13, 2015: Jacek Debiec presenting at the joint biannual European Brain and Behaviour Society / European Behavioural Pharmacology Society, Verona, Italy.

(Jacek Debiec with Valérie Doyère and Joe LeDoux)
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May 26, 2015: Jacek Debiec giving a lecture on ‘Intergenerational Transmission of Trauma: From Neurobiology to Society’ at the University of Opole, Poland.

(Right: Jacek Debiec with Dorota Simonides and Stanislaw Nicieja)
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May 21-22, 2015: Jacek Debiec giving a talk at the ‘Special Symposium on Emotional Brain’ at the Polish Academy of Sciences Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland

(Left: Jacek with the symposium hosts and organizers: Leszek Kaczmarek and Ewelina Knapska.  Right: Jacek with Greg Quirk under the photograph of Jerzy Konorski whose lab was at the Nencki Institute)
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April 21, 2015: Jacek giving a talk “The Neurobiology of the Intergenerational Social Transmission of Emotional Trauma” at the 10th Annual Uniformed Services University ‘Amygdala, Stress and PTSD’ Conference in Bethesda, MD.

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November 15-19, 2014: Jacek presenting at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.

October 20-24, 2014: Jacek presenting at the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 61st Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA.

July 14, 2014: “The Emotional Brain Revisited” co-edited by Jacek Debiec has been published!

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