The Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA is pleased to present Semel Grand Rounds, our weekly educational conference featuring presentations on evidence-based clinical practices, cutting-edge insights from neuroscience, and the role of society in shaping mental health.

COVID-19: Semel Grand Rounds will be held in hybrid format starting March 1, 2022! Grand Rounds talks will return to being presented in the Semel Auditorium for those who would like to attend in-person, with a Zoom webinar livestream option for those who would prefer to join remotely. (Please note that some talks will not have an in-person option. This will be noted on the announcement flyer.)

In-Person: Proof of vaccination is required for in-person attendance. To receive CME credit for attending, please scan the QR code in the lobby to gain access to the survey.

Remote: If you plan to join remotely, please use the link associated with each event to register in advance of the talk. Please see our Events page for upcoming presentations.

More Information: If you have questions or need more information about Semel Grand Rounds, please send an email to For more information about our other Semel Institute educational programs, please call the Office of Professional and Community Education at (310) 206-9299 or send an email to