OYM58: Ain’t no REST for Nipun Chopra

OYM58: Ain't no REST for Nipun Chopra
We’re excited to welcome Nipun Chopra (@nipunchopra7) to the On Your Mind studio this week, who’s taken time out of his own science and podzilla life to talk neuroscience with us.  Having gone from high school biology teacher to doctoral student at Indiana University Indianapolis, he’s got a lot to add to the On Your ...

OYM57: ERKquake!

OYM57: ERKquake!
This week, it business as usual for the On Your Mind team, except for one small exception.  While Liam keeps plugging away at his Westerns and Kat moves ahead with her experiments, Adel has officially finished and submitted his Master’s thesis!  Ok, so maybe that’s a huge exception.  With the end in sight, he’s finally ...

OYM56: KATs resist depression, KYNA

OYM56: KATs resist depression, KYNA
This week On Your Mind: We’re welcoming the Adel back to talk science with us this week! He’s still working away at his medical degree, but even moving across the globe won’t let him escape the world of research.  In between anatomy labs and patient intake interviews, he’s working on a summer research project that will ...

OYM55: SFN Good! 3

OYM55: SFN Good!
This week on the On Your Mind Neuroscience Podcast: We’re back on home soil!  After an exhausting and exhilarating week in Washington, D.C. for SfN, Liam and Kathryn are back to share some of the things they’ve seen.  Besides the amazing research that Kat got to hear about, Liam found some time away from the ...

OYM54: Clarifying Brain Training with Claire Champigny

OYM54: Clarifying Brain Training with Claire Champigny
Only one week left until our trip to Washington, D.C.!  On Your Mind will be at SfN this year, with a booth in the exhibitor area.  If you’ll be at the meeting, from November 14-19, stop by to say hello and/or talk science with the hosts! We have the pleasure of welcoming Claire Champigny to ...

OYM 53: Everyone’s doing mTOR

We’re gearing up for our trip to SfN!  On Your Mind will be in the exhibitor area with our very own booth this year from November 15 through the 19th so, if you’re going to be there and want to say hi and/or talk science, stop on by!  Or drop us a line at oympodcast@gmail.com It’s ...

OYM52: SKA2 Sucks

OYM52: SKA2 Sucks
We’ve got the pleasure of welcoming Ian Mahar back to the hosts’ table this week, and he’s bringing tales of foreign adventure with him.  Having recently attended a neuroscience conference in Brazil, he’s had a taste of how science is done, and how academic conferences are structured outside of North America.  As an ambassador for ...

OYM51: Pruning and Postdocs

OYM51: Pruning and Postdocs
On Your Mind is going international!  Liam and Kat will be heading to Washington this year for the 2014 Society for Neuroscience Meeting.  We’ve even got an exhibitor booth this year!  So, if you’re attending the conference, stop by to say hello and talk science with the team. It’s the calm before the storm for ...

OYM 50(ish): Still NFty at 50!

It’s our 50th episode (for real this time) and the whole gang is back together to celebrate and talk science! Adel’s taken time from his busy med school schedule to bring us tales of life and work across the pond.  Meanwhile, back at home, it’s funding season and Liam and Kathryn have been tackling the ...

OYM 49b: Neuroscince Retreats

*producers note: I don’t care how I have to fudge the numbers, we will have a 50th episode reunion!* We’ve got a special episode this week, bringing you our thoughts and experiences from the 2014 McGill IPN Retreat.  Both Kat and Liam had posters at this year’s retreat and discuss their preferred approach to poster ...