2015 Special Events

Poverty, Biology, and Health: Will the Circle Be Unbroken?

Event was held January 22, 2015 at Fralin Life Science Institute

Craig Ramey, PhD, and Sharon Ramey, PhD

Distinguished Research Scholars, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute; Research Professors of Psychology, Virginia Tech; Professor of Psychiatry and Professor of Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, Virginia

The Civil Rights of Health, Education, and Biology: The Enduring Legacy of Martin Luther King

Event was held January 23, 2015 at Virginia Bioinformatics Institute

Craig Ramey, PhD, and Sharon Ramey, PhD

Distinguished Research Scholars, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute; Research Professors of Psychology, Virginia Tech; Professor of Psychiatry and Professor of Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, Virginia

Stressed Out and Hyperactive: The Role of Astroglia in Degenerative CNS Diseases

Event was held July 15, 2015 at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Cherie Eileen Bond, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biology, Ferrum College, Ferrum, Virginia

Medical Research Camp at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Event was held July 20, 2015 at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Development of Interactive Learning Module (ILM) for Active Teaching of Neuroscience to Medical Students

Event was held July 21, 2015 at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Thomas I. Nathaniel, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Neuroanatomy, Division of Basic Medical Sciences, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville, South Carolina

Translating from Wild to the Bedside: Mechanisms of Neuroprotection in the Treatment of Ischemic Stroke

Event was held July 22, 2015 at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Thomas I. Nathaniel, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Neuroanatomy, Division of Basic Medical Sciences, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville, South Carolina

The Basal Ganglia and Movement Disorders

Event was held August 6, 2015 at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Uhnoh Kim, PhD

Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Physiology, Department of Basic Sciences, The Commonwealth Medical College, Scranton, Pennsylvania

Parallel Streams of Cutaneous and Proprioceptive Processing for Somatic Motor Integration in the Cerebral Cortex

Event was held August 7, 2015 at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Uhnoh Kim, PhD

Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Physiology, Department of Basic Sciences, The Commonwealth Medical College, Scranton, Pennsylvania

Into the Deep: Hands-On, Minds-On Biomedical Research (Virginia Science Festival 2015)

Event was held September 26, 2015 at Taubman Museum of Art