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January 15, 2016
Jill Glausier, PhD Selected for NARSAD Young Investigator Award
Dr. Jill Glausier, an Instructor in Dr. David Lewis’ lab, was selected to receive a two-year NARSAD Young Investigator Award, funded by the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation.

September 15, 2015
The Brain and Behavior Research Foundation Selected Dean Salisbury, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, for a 2015 NARSAD Independent Investigator Award
Dr. Salisbury serves as the Director of the Clinical Neurophysiology Research Laboratory. The laboratory utilizes multimodal brain imaging to examine thought disturbance (cognitive-level) and basic auditory processing abnormalities (sensory-level) in psychosis, and specializes in human neurophysiology. The goal of Dr. Salisbury’s work is to increase our understanding of the pathophysiology of psychosis.

August 5, 2015
Avniel Ghuman, PhD Awarded NIMH Biobehavioral Research Award for Innovative New Scientists (BRAINS)
Dr. Ghuman has been awarded the Biobehavioral Research Award for Innovative New Scientists (BRAINS) from the National Institute of Mental Health for his project entitled "Inside the Social Perception Network: Dynamics, Connectivity, and Stimulation." This is a prestigious 5-year R01 award that the NIMH gives to 7-10 early stage scientists annually to "support the research and research career development of outstanding, exceptionally productive scientists who are in the early, formative stages of their careers and who plan to make a long term career commitment to research in specific mission areas of the NIMH".

July 24, 2015
CTMHR Undergraduate Research Program Fellows Complete the 2015 Summer Program
On Friday, July 24, 2015, the ten week summer portion of the Undergraduate Research Program concluded with the students’ final presentations. The Undergraduate Research Program, directed by David Lewis, MD and coordinated by John Enwright, PhD, Debra Montrose, PhD and Lisa Murphree, engages undergraduate students in translational mental health research, giving them the opportunity to collect and analyze data for a research project, participate in journal clubs, shadow mental health clinicians and attend research seminars and didactic sessions on research strategies, ethics and career development.

Silvio O. Conte Center for Translational Mental Health Research
Funded by the National Institute of Mental Health (MH103204)

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