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Graduate Student, Joe Luchsinger (Winder Lab), awarded research fellowship from the NIAAA

Jul. 18, 2019—Graduate Student, Joe Luchsinger, awarded research fellowship from the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

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Fuhrmann Awarded 2019 Catalyst Award for Innovative Research Approaches for Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Jul. 18, 2019—Sabine Fuhrmann (Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences has been awarded $3000,000 RBP Catalyst Award for Innovative Research Approaches for Age-Related Macular Degeneration to support her research. This award is co-sponsored by the American Macular Degeneration Foundation. The award is designed to support novel, ground-breaking research into AMD, with the ultimate goal of creating effective treatments for...

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Graduate Student, Kellie Wilson awarded the HHMI Gilliam Fellowship

Jun. 24, 2019—Kellie Wilson (Winder lab) was recently awarded the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Gilliam Fellowship for Advanced Study. Congratulations Kellie!

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Graduate Student, Lauryn Luderman awarded NIDCR fellowship

Jun. 24, 2019—This past month, Lauryn Luderman (lab of Ela Knapik, Medicine) was awarded a fellowship from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research for her work on distinguishing the role of ERC1 isoforms in membrane trafficking during craniofacial and neuronal development. Congrats!

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Graduate Student, Gabriella DiCarlo (Wallace Lab), wins The Vivien Casagrande Neuroscience Travel Award

Apr. 25, 2019—The Vivien Casagrande Neuroscience Travel Award is given in recognition of outstanding research by a graduate student or post-doctoral scholar to support their travel for presenting their research at a conference. This award honors the outstanding scientific achievements of Professor Casagrande and her dedication to the career of young scientists at the graduate and post-doctoral stages of their career. The winner will receive travel support for up to $1,500 to...

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Researchers find high-risk genes for schizophrenia (Jim Sutcliffe, Ph.D.)

Apr. 18, 2019—Researchers find high-risk genes for schizophrenia

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Lippmann awarded NSF CAREER grant to study mechanics of blood-brain barrier

Apr. 15, 2019—Lippmann awarded NSF CAREER grant to study mechanics of blood-brain barrier

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Brain Blast 2019

Mar. 11, 2019—https://www.newschannel5.com/news/vanderbilt-brain-institute-invites-k-8th-graders-and-their-families-to-brain-blast-2019

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