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Leading aging, vision experts to keynote international precision neuroscience conference in Roanoke this spring

Oct. 14, 2019

Neuroscientists, physicians, and graduate students from across the world will gather at the Precision Neuroscience Conference hosted by the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute in Roanoke, Virginia, in May. The keynote ...

Roanoke scientists give local youth behind-the-scenes look at biomedical research

Aug. 8, 2019

For the second year, Roanoke youth enrolled in Goodwill Industries of the Valley's YouthHQ@Goodwill Science Camp visited the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC this week. The campers learned about ...

Biomedical, business, engineering students set for HS&T shark tank-style competition

Nov. 21, 2018

This year’s biomedical “shark tank”-style competition, called the HS&T Hokie Pitch, will be at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute (VTCRI) on Nov. 30.

Governor, Virginia Tech Carilion officials break ground on VTC Biomedical Research Expansion

Oct. 25, 2017

Roanoke Mayor Sherman Lea (from left), Virginia Tech President Tim Sands, Vice President for Health Sciences and Technology Michael Friedlander, Gov. Terry McAuliffe, Carilion Clinic President and CEO Nancy Agee, ...

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 ...

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Integrated Biomedical Research Program

Nov. 13, 2019 6 p.m.

Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Biomimesis in Computer Simulation: Multiscale Modeling to Connect Micro, Meso, and Macro

June 3, 2019 3 p.m.

William Lytton, M.D. Professor Department of Physiology and Pharmacology; Department of Neurology Downstate Medical Center State University of New York

By Bradley Anglin

How Do Glia Sculpt Synaptic Circuits

April 26, 2019 10 a.m.

Cagla Eroglu, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Cell Biology Associate Professor, Neurobiology Department of Cell Biology, Duke University School of Medicine


Nov. 30, 2018 1:11 p.m.

HS&T HOKIE PITCH November 30, 2018, 2:15 p.m. Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, M203 2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016

Biomedical Research Expansion Groundbreaking

Oct. 24, 2017 1:30 p.m.

Groundbreaking ceremonies for the new Biomedical Research Expansion of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute in Roanoke, VA. Featured speakers were Michael Friedlander, Executive Director of VTCRI, Virginia Tech President ...