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"Gut-Brain Signaling and Motivated Behavior" by Linda Rinaman, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Florida State University

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Topics
gut-brain, neuroscience
Sponsor
Neuroscience Program
Location
Beckman Institute, Room 1005
Date
Oct 30, 2018   4:00 - 5:00 pm  
Speaker
Linda Rinaman
Originating Calendar
Neuroscience Program Seminars
Sensory feedback from the body influences the activity of brain circuits that organize motivated behavior and affective state. We use rodent models to study central neural pathways through which gastrointestinal signals shape stress responsiveness and aversively-motivated avoidance behaviors.
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