Congratulations to Zachary Zeidler and Adele DeNicola for being awarded the 2018 President's Student Leadership and Service Award

Zachary Zeidler and Adele DeNicola were both awarded the 2018 President's Student Leadership and Service Award, which recognizes the accomplishments and contributions of outstanding student leaders at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.

Esther Krook-Magnuson PhD Named McKnight Land Grant Professor

Congratulations to Graduate Program of Neuroscience faculty member Esther Krook-Magnuson, in the Department of Neuroscience, who was named a McKnight Land-Grant Professor for 2018-2020. The award is designed to advance the careers of new assistant professors. 

http://www.scholarswalk.umn.edu/awards/mcknight/mcknight_landgrant.html

Patrick Rothwell and Sarah Heilbronner have been awarded NARSAD Young Investigator Grants

Patrick Rothwell and Sarah Heilbronner have been awarded NARSAD Young Investigator Grants.  Patrick's project is entitled, " Optogenetic Measurement and Manipulation of Striatal Microcircuit Dysfunction in Neuroligin-3 Mutant Mice" and Sarah's project is "Posteromedial cortex circuits in depression and schizophrenia".

Paul Iaizzo, Ph.D., Visible Heart Lab, Medical School

Paul Iaizzo, Ph.D., Visible Heart Lab, Medical School
Researchers look to hibernating bears for advancements in human medicine. is interviewed. KMSP-TV

Congratulations to Martha Streng for being awarded a Milne & Brandenburg Research Award

The Beatrice Z. Milne and Theodore Brandenburg Award recognizes exceptional research by graduate students in the basic biomedical sciences. The award reflects the thoughtfulness and generosity of Ms. Beatrice Z. Milne and serves as a lasting expression of her commitment to improving the health of the people of Minnesota, the nation, and the world.

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