Center for Neuroscience
Welcome to the WVU Center for Neuroscience
Registration is now open for the 2015 Neuroscience Retreat!
 
The 2015 Neuroscience Retreat will be held on July 19 - 20, 2015, at Oglebay Resort & Conference Center in Wheeling, WV. Mark your calendars! A general schedule will be available in the next couple of weeks. 

Registration for this year's retreat is now available and can be found here: 2015 Retreat Information. The deadline to reserve a room for Sunday night is Friday, June 19!

We anticipate another fun and exciting retreat, with a few new additions to the schedule! If you have any questions, contact Erica Stewart at elstewart@hsc.wvu.edu

See you in July! 

 
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    Paul Holcomb
    Neuroscience Graduate Student Awarded NRSA
    Paul Holcomb, a neuroscience graduate student in Dr. George Spirou's lab, was recently awarded a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA), to complete a research project entitled, "Structural Polarity Influences Terminal Placement and Competition in Formation of the Calyx of Held."
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    Matt Boots
    Boots Wins Ruby Distinguished Doctoral Fellowship
    Matthew Boots, a Mechanical Engineering graduate student pursuing research in assistive robotics to help stroke survivors with daily challenges, has been awarded a Ruby Distinguished Doctoral Fellowship. Matt is currently working on his research in Dr. Yakovenko's Neural Engineering Lab at the CN.
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    Dr. Simpkins
    WVU Awarded $10.7M CoBRE Grant
    WVU has been awarded a $10.7 million CoBRE grant to conduct research in stroke, in the Center for Basic and Translational Stroke Research (CBTSR), directed by Dr. Jim Simpkins.
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    Dr. Taura Barr
    Dr. Barr wins WVU Innovation Award
    Dr. Taura Barr and her research team received a 2015 WVU Innovation Award for having recently developed a diagnostic tool that can tell from a blood draw if a person is having a stroke, and when it began.