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Dragoi Publishes Research on Brain Synergy

Valentin Dragoi, PhD,  Sunny Nigam, PhD, and Sorin Pojoga, PhD,  have their paper, “Synergistic Coding of Visual Information in Columnar Networks,”...

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Dragoi lab published in Nature Neuroscience

In their research, Neda Shahidi, PhD; Ariana Andrei, PhD; Ming Hu, PhD; and Valetin Dragoi, PhD (pictured above), investigated temporal...

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Zhang Wins Teaching Award

Han Zhang, MD, professor of neurobiology and anatomy, is the 2019 recipient of the John H. Freeman Award for Faculty Teaching....

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2019 Dean’s Excellence in Teaching

Congratulations to our faculty in winning the Dean's Teaching Excellence award for 2019. An awards ceremony is scheduled for May...

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Donate Life Month: The Willed Body Program

April is National Donate Life Month. This is a time to recognize the need that many patients have for replacement...

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Natasha Kharas Receives NIH Fellowship

Graduate student Natasha Kharas from the lab of Valentin Dragoi, has received a three-year, pre-doctoral fellowship from the National Eye Institute for...

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Dash to lead Neurobiology & Anatomy

Dean Barbara J. Stoll has announced the appointment of Pramod Dash, Ph.D. as the term chair for the Department of...

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Remembering First Patients

First-year medical students remember their first patients during the annual Cadaver Memorial Service Jan. 17 in the Fifth Floor Gallery....

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Cleary Receives President’s Scholar Award for Excellence in Teaching

Len Cleary, PhD, associate dean of educational programs, received the President’s Scholar Award for Excellence in Teaching. Read more on the...

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Waxham and Dash in PLOS Biology Journal

  Two McGovern Medical School faculty members contributed to research now published in the Public Library of Science (PLOS) Biology Journal,...

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Dragoi earns third NIH BRAIN award

Valentin Dragoi, Ph.D., has been awarded a three-year, $1.6 million award from the National Institutes of Health’s Brain Research through...

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Debes named inaugural recipient of Terry J. Crow, Ph.D., Scholarship in Neuroscience

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="300"] Pramod Dash, Ph.D., interim chair of the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy with Ms. Samantha Debes...

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Dasgupta First-Author Paper Published in The Journal of Neuroscience

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences student Rajan Dasgupta recently had a...

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Hulsebosch Wins Teaching Award

Claire E. Hulsebosch, Ph.D. Claire E. Hulsebosch, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy, is the 2018 winner...

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Byrne Scores ‘Hat-Trick’ With Research

Dr. John Byrne As soccer fans around the world are focused on the World Cup, here at McGovern Medical School,...

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Message from the Chair

Maintaining a healthy and “happy” brain is one of the most important goals individuals can have, not only for themselves...

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Graduate Students Win People’s Choice Award In SfN Video Contest

The Synaptic Plasticity video by graduate students Julia Hill and Natalia Rozas De O'Laughlin has won the People's Choice Award after placing third in the 2011 Inaugural...

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Dr. Valentin Dragoi To Receive EUREKA Award From NIH

Valentin Dragoi, Ph.D., Professor of Neurobiology and Anatomy at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, has been selected...

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