Shepherd Lab Publication
RESEARCH
Aug 08, 2017

Shepherd Lab Publication

The Shepherd Lab published research titled, “Arc restores juvenile plasticity in adult mouse visual cortex” in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on August 8, 2017.... Read More

RESEARCH, RECOGNITION, EDUCATION
Jan 05, 2017

Scientific Achievement Award

Joe Yost was chosen to receive the 2017 Henry Gray Scientific Achievement Award, in recognition of his work on Left-Right developmental pathways that impact cardiovascular and neural development. This is AAA’s highest scientific award for his unique meritorious contributions and achievements in the anatomical sciences.... Read More

EDUCATION, RESEARCH, RECOGNITION
Jan 05, 2017

New Adjunct Faculty

The Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy is pleased to welcome two new adjunct faculty: Yashar Kalani, Department of Neurosurgery and Adrian Rothenfluh, Department of Psychiatry... Read More

RESEARCH, RECOGNITION
Jan 05, 2017

Grant Awarded

Paul Bonthius, in the Gregg lab, was awarded an NIH K99 grant for his project entitled, “Genomic Imprinting in Circuits for Social Behavior”.... Read More

RECOGNITION, RESEARCH
Jan 05, 2017

Research Grant Awarded

Jason Shepherd was chosen to receive a three-year award from the E. Matilda Ziegler Foundation for the Blind for his project entitled, “Investigating the Molecular Mechanisms of Critical Period Plasticity in the Mouse Visual Cortex”.... Read More

RECOGNITION, RESEARCH
Jan 05, 2017

2016 NARSAD Young Investigator Grant

Alex Shcheglovitov was awarded with the 2016 NARSAD Young Investigator Grant by the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation. This grant supports research on how mutations in synaptic proteins affect the connectivity of human neurons in the brain.... Read More

RECOGNITION
Jan 05, 2017

Distinguished Mentor and Scientist Award

Kurt Albertine is the 2017 recipient of the Bodil M. Schmidt‐Nielsen Distinguished Mentor and Scientist Award from the American Physiological Society. In addition to his many scientific contributions, he established the Anatomy Teacher-Scholar Program within the department that mentored future faculty who now lead anatomy programs across the US.... Read More

RECOGNITION
Jan 05, 2017

Distinguished Teaching Award

David Morton was selected as the 2016-17 recipient of the University of Utah Distinguished Teaching Award, which is the university’s highest honor for excellence in teaching.... Read More

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