NIH continues Brown support with $12M grant to explore the fundamentals of brain function. The Desrochers Lab is among a group of labs to receive this funding. Please see the press release (along with images from our lab) here: https://news.brown.edu/articles/2018/12/cobre
Members of the Desrochers lab will be at the annual Society for Neuoscience meeting on November 3 - 7, 2018 in San Diego, CA.
Dr. Theresa McKim will present her poster. Information below:
This is a great piece on Brain Science at Brown University featuring some of the Desrochers lab's work. The article can be found here.
Congratulations to Gabriela Batista on a successful Summer UTRA Poster Session! Her profile, which is included on the Carney Institute for Brain Science News page, is live here.
Dr. Desrochers will be co-chairing a Cross-collaboration Breakout session at the Conference on Cognitive Computational Neuroscience, Sept. 5-8, 2018 in Philadelphia, PA. The schedule can be found here.
Members of the Desrochers lab will be attending the Neurobiology of Cognition Gordon Research Conference, July 22-27 in Newry, ME. Dr. Theresa McKim and Nadira Yusif Rodriguez will present both at the preceding GRS and posters at the conference.
Dr. Desrochers will give a short talk at the conference.
Dr. Desrochers will present at the 5th Bangalore Cognition Workshop held at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore, India from June 17-28, 2018. The conference schedule can be found here.
A $100 million gift to Brown will name Carney Institute for Brain Science to advance discoveries and cures in one of the single largest gifts to the University in its history. Brown News article here. In the opening frames of the video you can see images of data collected by the Desrochers Lab.
Congratulations to Meghan Hershkowitz and Gabriela Batista who have earned a competitive undergraduate teaching and research award (UTRA) for this summer! More information on the UTRA award here.
Gabriela Batista is currently a sophomore (Class of '20), and has provided a summary of her project. It is below:
As part of Brain Week RI, the Desrochers Lab presented an exhibit at the Brown Brain Fair on Saturday, March 17, 2018 in the recently opened Engineering Research Center at Brown University. Dr. Theresa Desrochers is quoted in an article published by The Brown Daily Herald about the Brain Fair. Brown news story here.