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New MS Graduate Program Beginning Fall 2015

Clinical and Population Studies of Neuroscience-related Health Disparities

By 2060 in the U.S., current minority populations (e.g., black and Hispanic) will represent 57% of our population.  Disparities in neurological disorders in these populations are documented and these disparities are expected …

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2014-2015 NRSA Fellowship Recipients

Congratulations to the following graduate students upon receiving their NSF Fellowships and other student awards! 


National Science Foundation:
Amanda Smelser – Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Christopher Hauser – Neuroscience
Elizabeth Davenport  – Biomedical Engineering

National Research Service Award

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ITS Student Awarded Boren Fellowship


Nazanin Kaussair
MA – ITS Program

Nazanin Kaussari, MA student in the Interpreting and Translations Studies Program, has been awarded the prestigious Boren Fellowship. Nazanin was chosen from a very select group of graduate students to pursue her studies in …

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Byron Van Nest Awarded Heiligenberg Student Travel Award

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Please join me in congratulating Byron Van Nest, a Neuroscience PhD Candidate,  for being awarded the Heiligenberg Student Travel Award to attend the International Congress of Neuroethology in Sapporo, Japan next month. Additionally, his poster abstract was selected for …

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4th NIGMS-funded Short Course on Statistical Genetics & Genomics

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Kevin Meijan Guan, a PhD candidate in the Integrative Physiology and Pharmacology program, has been accepted to participate in the 4th NIGMS-funded Short Course on Statistical Genetics & Genomics on July 7-11, 2014, which will be held in Birmingham, …

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Clinician-Scientist Program


Greg Alberto, an MD/PhD Neuroscience student, has been chosen to participate in the NINDS/AUPN/ANA/CNS “Combining Clinical and Research Careers in Neuroscience” course to be held June 27–28, 2014 at the JW Marriott located in Washington, DC.   

The goals of this

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GRAD 720 & PRIME – How to prepare Board-Style Examination Questions 5/21

ExamQuestions-Learning Styles-May2014

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