News Archive


Cassie Mitchell Receives 2019 Award from the American Neurological Association

Awards recognize work in the genetics of Alzheimer’s disease, the microbiome and stroke, clinical trial design, and more

Thu, Aug 22, 2019 | Read story
NIH Award Supports Groundbreaking Brain Research at Tech

Rozell and Stanley leading five-year, $1.6 million study to develop new algorithms to interact with neural circuitry

Wed, Aug 21, 2019 | Read story
How to Influence Perception

Research from Haider lab demonstrates that visual behavior is impacted by the moment-to-moment state of activity in the primary visual cortex

Tue, Apr 9, 2019 | Read story
Sloan Foundation Awards Fellowships to Two BME Faculty

Eva Dyer and Chethan Pandarinath ranked among top young scientists in the country

Tue, Feb 19, 2019 | Read story
Support for New Strategies to Restore Movement

BME/Petit Institute researcher Chethan Pandarinath awarded NIH Grant to develop brain-machine interfaces for rehabilitation

Tue, Feb 5, 2019 | Read story
Haider Receives BRAIN Award

BME/Petit Institute researcher exploring the role of attention in sensory perception

Tue, Jan 22, 2019 | Read story


Dyer Developing New Maps of Global Brain Connectivity

BME/Petit Institute researcher gets NSF award

Tue, Oct 2, 2018 | Read story
New Approach to Alzheimer’s

BME/Petit Institute researcher using first R01 grant to support non-invasive brain stimulation

Sat, Sep 29, 2018 | Read story
Mitchell Gets Alzheimer’s Association Award

Coulter Department/Petit Institute researcher building a case against chief suspect in devastating disease

Fri, Sep 21, 2018 | Read story
Pandarinath Part of $1 Million Brain Research Team

NSF award supporting researchers at Georgia Tech, Emory, Northwestern, and the University of Chicago

Tue, Sep 11, 2018 | Read story
Buzzing Cancer Drugs into Malignancies in the Brain

As a new anti-cancer drug delivery method heads into phase I clinical trials, researchers explore the tissue-level mechanisms that make it work.

Fri, Sep 7, 2018 | Read story
Arvanitis and Team Receive NSF Award

Interdisciplinary researchers studycoupling of skull-brain vibroacoustics and ultrasound for enhanced therapy and diagnosis

Fri, Aug 31, 2018 | Read story
National Neurotrauma Society Names Michelle LaPlaca as President-Elect

LaPlaca begins her term as president starting in 2019 through 2020

Wed, Aug 15, 2018 | Read story
Neuroscientists Team with Engineers to Explore how the Brain Controls Movement

Emory and Georgia Tech researchers recently received a $200,000 Technological Innovations in Neuroscience Award from the McKnight Foundation

Tue, Aug 7, 2018 | Read story
Simon Sponberg Wins Major Funding to Study Insect Brains

Support will help reveal how neural systems organize for sophisticated behaviors like flight.

Mon, Jul 2, 2018 | Read story