BIG Seminar Series

Every other Thursday, 4-5 p.m.

The BIG Seminar Series showcases polished projects, published or unpublished. Speakers can be faculty, postdocs, or graduate students who have a largely completed project. The audience includes WashU and non-WashU scientists unless otherwise requested by the speaker.

2022-2023 Seminar Series

Held every other Thursday from 4 – 5 p.m unless otherwise noted.

DateSeminar TitlePresenterLocationFlyer
May 25, 2023
“What do reactive astrocytes (really) do?”
Shane LiddelowConnor AuditoriumLiddelow flyer (pdf)
Summer break Jun-Sept, 2023
9/8/2023Coming soonSarah AckermanTBD
9/21/2023Coming soonGary Grajales-ReyesTBD
10/5/2023Coming soonFelipe RibeiroTBD
10/19/2023Coming soonCody J. SmithTBD
11/2/2023Coming soonGreg LemkeTBD
11/16/2023Coming soonHui ZhenTBD
11/30/2023“The Myeloid Side Of The Brain”Marco PrinzTBD
12/14/2023“Microbiome control of host immunity”Yasmine BelkaidTBD
Winter break

Sign Up to Present

Sign up on our shared spreadsheet to share projects focusing on a range of topics including, but not limited to, neuroimmunology, CSF circulation, and glial biology.

Questions? Contact Nora Abduljawad at
or Travis Tabor at