Research Team Briefs for February 2016

Gabriela Carrillo to present at American Society for Neurochemistry meeting

Feb. 16, 2016

Gabriela Carrillo to present at American Society for Neurochemistry meeting.

Harald Sontheimer honored with “Best Textbook” award

Feb. 11, 2016

Harald Sontheimer, a professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, was recently honored with a PROSE award for his textbook, Disease of the Nervous System.

Alexus McBride awarded first place at science fair

Feb. 9, 2016

Alexus McBride recently won first place in the Roanoke Valley Governor’s School for Science and Technology Science Fair and Student Project Forum.

Aboozar Monavarfeshani honored by the American Society for Neurochemistry

Feb. 8, 2016

Aboozar Monavarfeshani was recently named a recipient of the 2016 Young Investigator Educational Enhancement Travel Award.

John Chappell to present at Bite of Science event

Feb. 8, 2016

John Chappell, an assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, will present at the February 9 “Bite of Science” as a featured speaker.

Warren Bickel invited to speak at symposium at Stanford University

Feb. 3, 2016

Warren Bickel will participate in a symposium at Stanford University on December 1. Hosted by the Neurochoice Initiative, the symposium is titled, “Decisions about drugs: From neuroscience to policy.”