Research Team Briefs for June 2013
June 21, 2013
Stephen LaConte, an assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, was invited to present at the 19th annual meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping in Seattle on June 17.
June 20, 2013
Zhi Sheng, an assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, and Sarah Young, a first-year medical student in the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, have received the 2013 American Brain Tumor Association’s Medical Student Summer Fellowship. The grant comes with $3,000 for medical students to spend a summer conducting brain tumor research in a mentorship setting to provide introductory learning experiences.
June 17, 2013
Read Montague appeared on Virginia Conversations, a program on Virginia Public Radio, on April 19 to discuss neuromarketing and how the human brain responds to advertising.
June 7, 2013
Rosalyn Moran, an assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, recently spoke at Rhythmic Dynamics and Cognition, a two-day event on the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.