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Fulbright fellowship awarded to VTCRI research assistant

Aug. 6, 2018

Brennan Delattre, a lab manager and research assistant at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, was awarded a Fulbright fellowship for the 2018-2019 academic year. The prestigious fellowship will fund ...

American Heart Association award to support biological sciences graduate student at VTCRI who studies how viral infection can cause sudden cardiac death

Aug. 3, 2018

The American Heart Association awarded Patrick Calhoun, a biological sciences graduate student, a predoctoral fellowship to carry out his dissertation research at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute in the ...

First students earn degrees through innovative Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health program

May 9, 2018

When NithyaPriya Ramalingam and Kevin Pridham don caps and gowns for Virginia Tech’s graduate school commencement Thursday, they are making history as the first two graduates of the Translational Biology, ...

In memoriam: Dr. Charles Steger

May 8, 2018

Virginia Tech President Emeritus Charles William Steger Jr., who led Virginia Tech through a period of unprecedented growth and historic transformation into one of the nation’s leading research universities, died ...

VTCRI scientist awarded $2 million National Cancer Institute grant to study breast cancer

March 22, 2018

The National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health has award Deborah Kelly, an associate professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, $2 million to study the mutated ...

VTCRI summer undergraduate neuroscience research federally funded for five more years

Dec. 12, 2017

A summer pilot program for undergraduate neuroscience research at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute proved so successful that National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, of the National Institutes ...

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute awarded a Virginia Catalyst grant to curtail opioid overdoses

Dec. 4, 2017

A Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute project focused on the opioid epidemic will receive $1 million in combined grant funding, according to a Dec. 4 announcement by the Virginia Biosciences ...

Eminent scholar in developmental neuroscience joins Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Oct. 16, 2017

Albert Pan moved his developmental neuroscience laboratory the VTCRI, where he serves as an associate professor as well as the Commonwealth Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) Eminent Research Scholar in ...

Using social exchange games to probe the boundaries of mental health

Sept. 12, 2017

Read Montague’s research team uses neuroimaging and computational psychiatry to learn about human ability to understand and respond to others. The researchers have designed and utilized simple social exchange games ...

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute announces leading executives have joined its advisory board

June 21, 2017

Fifteen leaders of business, industry, and education — including a former Virginia Tech president — have been named to serve on the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute’s advisory board.

National Institute of Mental Health director to discuss new approach to psychiatric illnesses

June 2, 2017

Joshua A. Gordon, the director of the National Institute of Mental Health, will talk about efforts to understand and use neural circuits — networks of interconnected neurons that work together ...

Behavioral health scholar launches first interdisciplinary conference on decision-making processes

May 23, 2017

A new interdisciplinary conference devoted to the science of behavior change begins this week for researchers studying how an individual’s poor decisions may lead to a variety of health problems.

Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors rises at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

May 9, 2017

A new research center to understand and tackle the threat of lifestyle diseases — medical conditions such as obesity that are caused or aggravated by a person’s own behavior — ...

Smithsonian secretary to deliver distinguished public lecture at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute on May 18

April 26, 2017

David J. Skorton, the secretary of the Smithsonian, will deliver the Eric Shullman Distinguished Public Lecture at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute on Thursday, May 18.

Early career scientist receives international recognition from the Microscopy Society of America

April 24, 2017

Rengasayee “Sai” Veeraraghavan, a research assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, became the sixth person in the world to receive the George Palade Award from the Microscopy ...

Sen. Warner at VTCRI for biomedical fact-finding

April 13, 2017

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner investigated opportunities and challenges that face biomedical research and patient care at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute on Thursday.

Two new assistant deans announced at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

April 5, 2017

Two new assistant deans announced at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine.

Researcher elected biological sciences director for the Microscopy Society of America

April 3, 2017

Deborah Kelly, an assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, was recently elected as one of three directors of biological sciences for the [Microscopy Society of America](http://www.microscopy.org).

VTCRI prepares to welcome leading scientists, host Central Virginia Society for Neuroscience meeting

March 22, 2017

The challenges and opportunities of neuroscience will come into focus Sunday and Monday as researchers from universities across Virginia and special guests from elsewhere in the U.S. converge at the ...

Virginia Tech Foundation, Carilion Clinic form new VTC Innovation Fund

Feb. 28, 2017

The Virginia Tech Foundation and Carilion Clinic announced the formation of a $15 million VTC Innovation Fund focused on investing in life sciences and disruptive technology opportunities.

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute to host Brain Awareness Week

Feb. 16, 2017

Scientists will reveal more about what they have learned about the brain’s developmental journey when the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute opens its doors for its fifth annual Brain School ...

Leader of NIH’s alcohol addiction research programs spoke Thursday at VTCRI

Jan. 16, 2017

George Koob, the director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, will discuss the neurocircuitry of alcohol addiction at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 19, at the Virginia ...

Michael Friedlander to discuss doctoral training initiatives at Society for Neuroscience conference

Oct. 30, 2016

Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D., Virginia Tech’s vice president for health sciences and technology, will highlight neuroscience doctorate training at this year’s Society for Neuroscience annual conference on Nov. 12 in ...

Developmental and Translational Neurobiology Center to open at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Sept. 20, 2016

To better understand mechanisms underlying these diseases and disorders, researchers at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute are forming the Developmental and Translational Neurobiology Center.

Virginia Tech partners with Nordic universities to host first international precision neuroscience conference

Sept. 2, 2016

Roanoke will host the Virginia-Nordic Precision Neuroscience Conference from Oct. 5-7 at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute.

Third class joins Virginia Tech’s translational biology, medicine, and health doctoral program

Aug. 23, 2016

The third class of Virginia Tech’s translational biology, medicine, and health graduate program has arrived, and they’re ready to learn.

New journal launched for up-and-coming field of computational psychiatry

June 23, 2016

Researchers at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute are teaming up with neuroscientists the world over to address a gap in cognitive neuroscience with the new journal, Computational Psychiatry.

Scientists at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute take part in $15 million research project to study cigarettes and vaporized nicotine

June 13, 2016

The National Cancer Institute awarded $15 million to a consortium of 10 academic institutions in four countries to assess the likely impact of current and potential future policies regulating tobacco ...

Gov. McAuliffe signs bond bill, advances Health Sciences and Technology Innovation District in Roanoke

May 6, 2016

Gov. Terry McAuliffe authorized more than $2.2 billion in state capital improvement projects, including Virginia Tech’s request for about $45 million to expand health sciences and technology research and training ...

Endowed professorships named for Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scholars

March 25, 2016

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute faculty members Warren Bickel and P. Read Montague were appointed as endowed professors this week by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors.

Michael Friedlander named Virginia Tech’s inaugural vice president for health sciences and technology

March 22, 2016

Michael J. Friedlander, the founding executive director of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, has been named Virginia Tech’s inaugural vice president for health sciences and technology.

Virginia Tech, Carilion Clinic plant flag for Health Sciences and Technology Innovation District

March 21, 2016

Virginia Tech is staking a new claim in the world of health sciences through a strong public-private partnership with Carilion Clinic and an estimated $46.7 million vote of confidence from ...

Governor's bond package includes expansion for the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Dec. 11, 2015

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe announced this week his plan to issue $2.43 billion in bonds that would support, among other capital improvements, significant expansion of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research ...

Second class joins the Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health program

Aug. 24, 2015

Seventeen students recently became the newest members of the Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health program. The doctoral program, the Virginia Tech Graduate School’s largest interdisciplinary program, launched last year.

Trainees get behind-the-scenes insights into scientific careers through mini-internships

Aug. 13, 2015

Virginia Tech’s Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training program—known as the BEST program—recently hosted a series of short, intensive internships at several biotechnology companies in Virginia and Maryland.

Virginia Tech Carilion partnership now celebrated both on and off court

Aug. 5, 2015

The floor at Virginia Tech’s Cassell Coliseum has been renamed the Virginia Tech Carilion Court in recognition of the partnership between Virginia Tech and Carilion Clinic. Carilion was awarded naming ...

Harald Sontheimer to hold I. D. Wilson Chair in the College of Science

June 22, 2015

Harald Sontheimer, who joined Virginia Tech earlier this month to direct a university-wide neuroscience initiative, will hold the I. D. Wilson Chair in the College of Science. That appointment was ...

Michael Friedlander receives 2015 Regional Leadership Award

May 12, 2015

Michael Friedlander, founding executive director of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, received the 2015 Regional Leadership Award at the Roanoke-Blacksburg Technology Council’s TechNite Banquet 2015.

Harald Sontheimer to direct new Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute center

April 29, 2015

Harald Sontheimer, a professor of neurobiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and a nationally recognized neuroscientist and expert on the biology of glial cells, the brain’s most abundant ...

Brain School 2015 focuses on beginnings

March 6, 2015

As part of Brain Awareness Week, the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute will host its third annual Brain School to share neuroscientific nuggets and introduce the latest brain research.

Kenneth Oestreich recognized with international award

March 6, 2015

Kenneth Oestreich, an assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, was honored as this year’s Pfizer-Showell Travel Award winner for the annual meeting of the American Association of ...

Paul McDonald named a Passion in Science Award winner

Feb. 23, 2015

Paul McDonald, a research scientist at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, was recognized as a Humanitarian Duty Award winner, as part of the inaugural New England Biolabs Passion in ...

Building a heart: What goes right, what can go wrong

Feb. 3, 2015

The public is invited to learn more about heart development and current cardiovascular research during Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute’s first heart school.

Sharon and Craig Ramey to speak as part of Virginia Tech’s Martin Luther King Jr. celebration

Jan. 15, 2015

Two Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute professors will take part in the Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at Virginia Tech during the week of Jan. 19. Sharon and Craig Ramey, ...

But first let me take a #steptowardrecovery

Sept. 29, 2014

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientists are planning to use social media to help develop a new approach to addiction recovery, one that takes advantage of people’s instinct for social ...

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute launches upcoming season of three seminar series

Sept. 10, 2014

The complete schedules for the Distinguished Scholars Series, the Frontiers in Biomedical Research Seminar Series, and the Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Series can be found on the institute’s website.

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute announces medical research scholar awards

Aug. 8, 2014

Six doctoral students conducting research in laboratories at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute were recently named as medical research scholars. They will each receive a fellowship to support their ...

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute awarded grant to recruit eminent scholar in cancer biology

June 27, 2014

The Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute recently received a $250,000 grant from the Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund to recruit an eminent scholar to lead the institute’s cancer research center. The ...

Stephen LaConte earns College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Outstanding New Assistant Professor

June 17, 2014

Stephen LaConte, an assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, recently received the Virginia Tech College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Outstanding New Assistant Professor. The prestigious award ...

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute sets a new pace in heart research

May 15, 2014

The Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, well known for its innovative, world-class brain research, is launching a major new initiative in cardiovascular research.

Catalyst grant spurs advanced research into the repair and regeneration of damaged tissue

April 30, 2014

The Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute has been named a recipient of a generous grant from the Virginia Biosciences Health Research Corporation.

Virginia Tech neuroscientist to be honored for contributions to neuroscience research, education, and leadership

Jan. 21, 2014

Nearly a decade after leaving the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Michael Friedlander will be honored by the university’s undergraduate neuroscience society. Friedlander, founding executive director of the Virginia Tech ...

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute awarded grant to recruit eminent scholar in infectious disease and immunology

Jan. 16, 2014

The Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute recently received a $250,000 grant from the Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund to recruit an eminent scholar in infectious disease and immunology research. The award ...

State council approves graduate program in Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health

Jan. 15, 2014

Virginia Tech has received approval from the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) to award doctoral degrees through its new Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health program. The program ...

Growth factors could be key to warding off symptoms of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and aging

Jan. 3, 2014

An early-career researcher at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute has won his first major independent grant from the National Institutes of Health. And if his research pans out, the ...

Research into understanding alcohol dependence receives a major boost

Dec. 3, 2013

The Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute has received a five-year, $2.8-million grant to study interventions aimed at enhancing self-control among problem drinkers.

Virginia Tech Board of Visitors approves Faculty of Health Sciences

Nov. 21, 2013

Virginia Tech’s Board of Visitors recently approved a resolution to create a Faculty of Health Sciences. The new organizational framework is intended to serve as a catalyst for health sciences ...

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute fuels the fires of rising stars

Oct. 2, 2013

The Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute has announced the second class of recipients of its Medical Research Scholars fellowship program. The recipients will receive $35,000 to support their research and ...

Virginia Tech selected for new National Institutes of Health award in biomedical research workforce innovation

Sept. 19, 2013

Virginia Tech has been named one of ten academic institutions to receive a first-of-its-kind grant from the National Institutes of Health to help prepare graduate students and postdoctoral scholars for ...

Harry Dorn reappointed as Dr. A.C. Lilly Jr. Faculty Fellow in Nanoscience

Sept. 12, 2013

Harry Dorn, a professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute and a professor of chemistry in the College of Science at Virginia Tech, has been reappointed the Dr. A.C. ...

A nice dilemma to have: Two fellowships for the price of one

Sept. 3, 2013

Conventional wisdom states that, in general, two is better than one. But what if you’re not allowed to have both, even if you can get your hands on them? That ...

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute announces public lectures by distinguished world leaders in biomedical and health research

July 31, 2013

The fourth annual season of public lectures in the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute’s Distinguished Scholars Series will bring leading experts in biomedical and health research from across the nation ...

Board of Visitors approves graduate program in Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health

June 7, 2013

At its quarterly meeting on June 3, the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors approved a resolution to create a new doctor of philosophy degree in Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health. ...

William “Jamie” Tyler receives innovation award

May 17, 2013

William “Jamie” Tyler, an assistant professor in the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, recently received the 2013 Innovation Award from the Roanoke-Blacksburg Technology Council. Tyler was honored for pioneering a ...

Virginia Tech Carilion honored for outstanding contributions to bioscience

May 17, 2013

The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute has been honored as one of 20 exemplary institutions, individuals, and events that have made contributions to bioscience research and ...

Beating to a different flow

May 15, 2013

Rengasayee “Sai” Veeraraghavan, a postdoctoral associate at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, was recently awarded a Heart Rhythm Society Research Fellowship. The fellowship is given to a half-dozen emerging ...

Craig Ramey honored by Fordham University

April 22, 2013

Craig Ramey, a professor and distinguished research scholar at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, was recently honored with an Excellence in Early Childhood Award from Fordham University’s Graduate School ...

Read Montague to deliver the annual Mike McKay Lecture on the Mind

April 10, 2013

Read Montague, director of the Computational Psychiatry Unit at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, will deliver Randolph-Macon College’s Annual Mike McKay Lecture on the Mind on April 11. His ...

Read Montague participates in workshop focused on speeding therapies for neurological disorders

April 8, 2013

Read Montague, a professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, has been selected to participate in an Institute of Medicine workshop focused on accelerating the development of therapies for ...

Collaborations forged to create innovative solutions to children’s health issues

April 3, 2013

Virginia Tech, Children’s National Medical Center, and George Washington University have partnered in a unique program to create research breakthroughs in children’s health. The three institutions contributed a total of ...

Michael Friedlander named associate provost for health sciences at Virginia Tech

March 4, 2013

Michael Friedlander, PhD, has been named associate provost for health sciences at Virginia Tech. In this newly created position, he will be responsible for formalizing the creation of a Faculty ...

Warren Bickel appointed to national scientific advisory committee on tobacco products

Feb. 28, 2013

Warren Bickel, director of the Addiction Recovery Research Center at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, was recently appointed to the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee of the U.S. Food ...

Early education has been scientifically proved to help close the achievement gap

Feb. 15, 2013

Craig Ramey, PhD, the founder of a decades-long scientific study that has proved the enduring benefits of early education, today applauded President Obama’s call for universal access to high-quality preschool ...

Leading experts highlight innovations in medical research

Nov. 5, 2012

The Distinguished Scholars Series offers insights into our brains and our bodies.

Michael Friedlander delivers insights on everything from medical training to science nerds

Oct. 15, 2012

Over the next week, Michael Friedlander, executive director of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, will offer national lectures on everything from health curriculum design, to the global impact of ...

Jamie Tyler receives prestigious McKnight Technological Innovations in Neuroscience Award

July 24, 2012

William “Jamie” Tyler, an assistant professor in the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, has received a 2012 McKnight Technological Innovations in Neuroscience Award.

Encouraging lifelong success through early reading

July 16, 2012

Sharon and Craig Ramey played instrumental roles in Roanoke's being named an All-America City for a record-breaking sixth time.

Sherri Cook named senior associate director for finance and administration

May 10, 2012

Sherri Cook joins the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute after nearly 11 years at the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute.

Zhi Sheng named an assistant professor of biomedical sciences and pathobiology

May 8, 2012

Zhi Sheng seeks new therapeutic approaches to glioblastoma, an aggressive brain cancer with a poor prognosis.

VTCRI to serve as a TEDMED site

April 10, 2012

TEDMED, dubbed a cerebral Cirque du Soleil, asks leaders in a range of fields to lend their creativity to medicine. Join us in viewing these live, high-definition simulcasts from April ...

Michael Friedlander honored by the Association of American Medical Colleges

March 1, 2012

The Association of American Medical Colleges has named Michael Friedlander, executive director of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, a Distinguished Service Member.

Elizabeth McBride named director of development

March 1, 2012

Elizabeth McBride has assumed lead responsibility for planning and managing the fundraising program for the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Stephen LaConte chosen to represent the U.S. at a prestigious scientific symposium in China

Nov. 28, 2011

Stephen LaConte recently exported his insights into brain–computer interactions to China, where he received recognition for his innovative research.

Research on post-traumatic stress disorder in veterans receives multimedia attention

Nov. 6, 2011

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientists are investigating the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder on returning veterans, and their work has been featured in “PTSD: Private Battles," a special report ...

Read Montague receives the Walter Gilbert Award

Oct. 31, 2011

Dr. Read Montague, director of the Human Neuroimaging Laboratory at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, received the Walter Gilbert Award for his outstanding track-and-field career at Auburn University.

Michael Friedlander leads the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine

Oct. 14, 2011

Michael Friedlander, executive director of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, has assumed the role of president of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine.

Virginia Tech Carilion building wins awards for design excellence

Sept. 30, 2011

The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute recently received two awards for the design excellence of its building.

Renowned experts to bring medical science to life

Sept. 2, 2011

The biology of the criminal mind, the development of childhood obesity, and the mechanisms of chronic pain are among the many topics that will be explored in a new series ...

APA selects VTCRI professor Warren Bickel as Distinguished Scientist Lecturer

July 8, 2011

Warren Bickel, Ph.D., professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, director of the Advanced Recovery Research Center, and professor of psychology in the College of Science at Virginia Tech ...

VTCRI scientists to present at Research Center 'Meet the Scientists' event

June 7, 2011

VTC Research Institute scientists are among those scheduled to speak at the Virginia Tech National Capital Region Research Center's "Meet the Scientists" event in Arlington, Va. June 17.

VTCRI executive director gives commencement address at Roanoke's North Cross School

June 6, 2011

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute (VTCRI) Excecutive Director Michael Friedlander gave the commencement address at Roanoke's North Cross School Saturday, June 4 for the graduation of the 2011 senior high ...

Michael Friedlander named senior dean for research at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

May 16, 2011

The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine announced the appointment of Michael J. Friedlander to the position of senior dean for research.

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute holds Grand Opening Celebration

May 2, 2011

The community is invited to the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute's Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday, May 7, at the Roanoke campus, 2 Riverside Circle.

VTCRI director named president–elect of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine

April 20, 2011

Michael Friedlander, founding executive director of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute and professor of biological sciences in the College of Science at Virginia Tech, is president–elect of the Society ...

Renowned brain-tumor scientist Harald Sontheimer to speak at VTCRI

March 30, 2011

Harald Sontheimer, professor in the Department of Neurobiology, director of the Civitan International Research Center, and director of the Center for Glial Biology in Medicine at the University of Alabama ...

VTCRI Executive Director Michael Friedlander named to Eye and Brain editorial board

March 24, 2011

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute Executive Director Michael Friedlander has been named to the honorary editorial board of the public-access journal Eye and Brain.

Distinguished visiting scholars program offered in Roanoke

March 23, 2011

Stephen J. Suomi, chief of the Laboratory of Comparative Ethology at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, will speak at the Virginia Tech ...

Center for Substance Abuse director recognized for contributions to understanding, treatment of drug dependence

Feb. 16, 2011

Warren K. Bickel, director of the Center for Substance Abuse at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, has been selected as the 2011 recipient of the American Psychological Association Don ...

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute faculty member receives National Institute of Mental Health award

Feb. 3, 2011

Pearl Chiu, assistant professor with the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, has received a $1.125 million National Institute of Mental Health BRAINS award -- Biobehavioral Research Award for Innovative New ...

Structural biologist from Harvard joins Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Oct. 4, 2010

Deborah F. Kelly, a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University Medical School in the Department of Cell Biology, will be joining the growing biomedical research enterprise in Roanoke this January, announced ...

World Renowned Neuroscientist to join Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Sept. 13, 2010

Leading brain researcher P. Read Montague will join the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute on Nov. 15, announced institute director Michael Friedlander.

Founding executive director of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute named

March 3, 2010

Michael J. Friedlander, the Wilhelmina Robertson Professor and chair of the Department of Neuroscience and the director of Neuroscience Initiatives at the Baylor College of Medicine, has been named founding ...

Finalist for founding director of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute to present Monday

Sept. 30, 2009

Michael J. Friedlander, the Wilhelmina Robertson Professor and chair of the Department of Neuroscience at the Baylor College of Medicine, will present a seminar on Monday, Oct. 5, at 10:15 ...

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Match Day 2014

May 7, 2015 2:04 p.m.

The inaugural class of the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine recently learned where they will be going for their residencies. All forty of the students were matched with a ...