Please contact Gregory Pearcey at gpearcey@northwestern.edu for passcodes to the recordings


Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Aleš Holobar

Title: Motor unit identification: where do we stand? 

Meeting Recording:  https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/iOt1bJyxNUSVkcH1hY9hDNNZpSbvOVzkjwxSJqy23vZwWiFewu_h4cf8WLCQAY6G.ubXsJL7vV87DUyD-

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Rob Brownstone 

Title: The spinal cord and the grammar of (dys)movement 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/it0h4ogikad9sCXxLhkwiSIZFnxussIVQt9gVr-NmE0ekEn9SpcA6G1fgeGnYcSn.Z0AV6RkDwY7CkDLu

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Laura McPherson 

Title: Decreased excitatory synaptic input to motoneurons is not enough to explain rate modulation deficits in proximal and distal arm muscles post-stroke 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/8unCeTEUgustjf6s3swCxEF2Iv22cwzdeiVAyUuMawb5VTKa0a3Zuvd3kxtoRS7y.EndO3FvT48YjPEDM 

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Leonardo Abdala Elias 

Title: Multiscale computational modeling to unveil mechanisms of neuromuscular control

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/sx2xK_PL8gyKXw6o36jfxWrClUVqsq_zGuQOqOLUFgw0qzmuF-Vi-Aarni7jk9MS.S4mGrdAVMFVP5zwo

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Francois Hug 

Title: Neural origin of individual movement signatures 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/EoN-locW6m5TaOXKHsEEWW0dwWl25oqi_jMwShfW_9Ika25CIxao13e8XG4iW-u-.8WBg7SFju10Peuga

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Veronique Marchand-Pauvert 

Title: Spinal excitability in patients with ALS 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/8iyCGz71q4YyIkIiUTvPHPZto7TImaZHm2kMPR1NI1c4yAs0MbjmE91LtjgxDyxO.-8WtI_EGILpxYQFj

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Tim Cope 

Title: Regenerated but Dysregulated: Spinal Circuit Function Following Peripheral Nerve Injury 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/FtgKDljDKLH7dT1IyxfP9NVlRYyBQ4wjr-h6wsNdz5ImtlxWdNNKB-4BaBJoeFKn.ETsikfXPZBKLUjip 

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Madeleine Lowery 

Title: Computational modeling of the neuromuscular system during deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/EdWegdx8cNdPKE5-XUsV1yMbH0XzU3hx7kfWnCBTF9iAey99Wa9Vj3A6er6IrPCT.5KZWwIJpwzHdWuzk

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Trainee talks #3 

Titles:  

James (Drew) Beauchamp: Support Vector Regression & Population Motor Unit Visualization 

Melissa Mazzo: Changes in neural drive to calf muscles during steady submaximal contractions after repeated static stretches  

Robyn Mildren: Triceps surae motor unit responses to Achilles tendon stimuli during standing 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/3lLFXcaW2ZhS3vAwC1dhZaJz4TYUYvEaOsSZOzGIdoyS6H1Yze90lTPGpJXBJZ6m.Lwk9JW8J4XWZ1qhr

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Chris Thompson 

Title: Estimates of synaptic drive to spinal motoneurons 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/7uWJBk27xuwSpAO1p_9FqJyWT760Gd-N3XUqYHOeJI4MpEYAIMDfl1Uv8T_nitdB.qp8uzXtCpa2DAdiG

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Alessandro Del Vecchio 

Title:Inferences on neural connectivity and motoneuron properties from motor unit discharge patterns in human and non-human primates 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/1eHI0J-imA_WRMIhsC5Fs_-TMrwDmZ38Ij35oNxyi_hI_Gk9RCDEQIeC4WWykHyE.u2VgzirUIel97Hzb

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Thomas Lapole 

Title:Acute and chronic effects of local vibration on central nervous system excitability 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/iQ_LZxt5oz_mRPzFTTHLR0Tg2aDZbGL8-WYp3pSLkMp4TTG6awQMRzCgcjyJoBh5.x2FvS9ModiQtDcwr

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Trainee session #2 

Titles:  

Eleanor Jones: Motor unit discharge properties following concentric and eccentric exercise-induced fatigue 

Antonio Gogeascoechea Hernandez: Towards Closed-Loop HD-EMG-Driven Trans-Spinal Electrical Stimulation  

Sabhya Rana: Low Dose Ampakines Enhance Breathing following Cervical Spinal Cord Injury 

Altamash Hassan: PICs and Aging: a preliminary investigation into age-related changes in estimated PICs in the upper limb 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/DRYUEX-WKmPAC2VVCUWpGzTz9DFk-BU4xv4ijtInrrYuA4kN812FKCgQcw0iNgER.yKJIYQA6BpdbYC4v

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is Mathew Piasecki 

Title: Human ageing and motor unit remodelling: Insights from the Masters Athlete

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/u4u6cb44o1VMGtL3BhcN9jEIXzz-wo7BmFJ17xQEwaB8_UpIeLnUZAQYYEdQPuFm.dV_sNcjEkY5Kw446

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker isDave Bennett 

Title: Nodal GABA facilitates axon spike transmission in the spinal cord 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/1XTWi1d9H29nEv2XcdriPzT-QklSgiS9hWlo_UglTUJLCnEqzQRIaojgbBBG0TLZ.z7VAPqgts065ydUy

Topic: Motor Unit Group Seminar Series (MUGSS) – Speaker is James Bashford 

Title: From twitchers to twitches: a view from afar 

Meeting Recording: https://northwestern.zoom.us/rec/share/VcxdKI7N6p4H-D1viUMsCRgvsO22eG2hNS0raZhgzb8E4GSNyOy68AdEBpkbuWsF.2I_RoI4hD5EaTISj