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Congratulations to Dr. Stacy Hussong who received a American Aging Association Junior Faculty Award at the recent 2018 American Aging Association Annual Meeting in Philadelphia!

This award includes selection for an oral presentation and a Travel Award.

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Congratulations to Dr. Candice Van Skike who received an “American Aging Association Achievement Award” for 1st Place Oral Postdoctoral Presentation at the National American Aging Association Trainee Data Blitz and for having her recent paper in American Journal of Physiology Heart Circ Physiol be selected as an APSselect “Best Article”! Click here to learn more.

Dr. Candice Van Skike received an “American Aging Association Achievement Award” for 1st Place Oral Postdoctoral Presentation at the National American Aging Association Trainee Data Blitz at the 2018 American Aging Association Annual Meeting in Philadelphia. Dr. Van Skike also had a recent paper in the American Journal of Physiology Heart Circ Physiol be selected as an APSselect […]

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Congratulations to Angie Olson who received an American Aging Association Graduate Student Travel Award to attend the 2018 American Aging Association Annual Meeting in Philadelphia!

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Congratulations to Stephen Hernandez for receiving an award for a “Superior Poster Presentation by a pre-doctoral student” at the National American Aging Association Annual Meeting!

The meeting took place in Philadelphia.    

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Congratulations to Dr. T. Lee Gilman, post-doctoral fellow in the Daws lab, for receiving the inaugural Dennis L. Murphy Memorial Travel Award for young investigators. Lee received this prestigious award at the recent meeting of the International Society for Serotonin Research (ISSR), in Cork, Ireland, August 15-18, 2018.

Dennis L. Murphy, M.D., former Chief of the Laboratory of Clinical Science at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Intramural Research Program (IRP), passed away in 2017, after a brief illness.  Dr. Murphy was a giant in research geared toward understanding the etiology of, and improving treatments for, psychiatric disorders. In particular, he was […]

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Kyra Clarke (summer undergraduate research fellow (SURF) student in the Daws lab) received an award from the Molecular Pharmacology Division of ASPET to help defray costs to attend the ISSR meeting, in Cork, Ireland, August 15-18, 2018. Kyra presented a poster titled “OCT3, a putative mechanism contributing to the sedative/hypnotic effects of ethanol in mice”.

Kyra presented a poster titled “OCT3, a putative mechanism contributing to the sedative/hypnotic effects of ethanol in mice”.

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Congratulations to recent graduate Valentina Garbarino in Daws Lab on her publication in Pharmacological Research!! Click here to learn more.

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Faculty Spotlight – Dr. Swati Banerjee. Please click here to learn more.

Dr. Swati Banerjee was featured in The Pipette Gazette as the Faculty Spotlight. Click here to read the article.

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Congratulations to Dr. Jean Bopassa for being selected as the recipient of the Cardiovascular Outreach Award at the 2018 Basic Cardiovascular Sciences Sessions to be held July 30 – August 2!

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Congratulations to Julia Saifetiarova in Dr. Bhat’s Lab on her publication in the Journal of Neuroscience! Click here to learn more.

Saifetiarova J, Shi Q, Paukert M, Komada M, Bhat MA (2018) Reorganization of Destabilized Nodes of Ranvier in βIV Spectrin Mutants Uncovers Critical Timelines for Nodal Restoration and Prevention of Motor Paresis. J. Neurosci. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0515-18.2018

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