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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
Georgia Tech Team Receives DARPA Grant to Apply Neuroscience to Machine Learning

New research for DARPA combines neuroscience and computer science to work on machine learning problems.

Mon, Jun 18, 2018 | Read story
P is for Predictive Healthcare

Big data helps doctors treat, cure and improve patient outcomes

Thu, May 24, 2018 | Read story
Engineering Training Helps Emory-Georgia Tech Researcher Treat Movement Disorders

Lena Ting named a 2018 Health Care Hero Award winner

Mon, May 21, 2018 | Read story
Kim Gets NIH Support

Georgia Tech researcher working on a better way to deliver therapeutics for Alzheimer’s disease

Fri, Mar 30, 2018 | Read story
Data Detectives Shift Suspicions in Alzheimer's from Usual Suspect to Inside Villain

It may be high time to refocus Alzheimer's research, as a new study strongly points to a biochemical culprit traditionally less pursued.

Mon, Feb 19, 2018 | Read story
Haider Named Sloan Fellow

BME assistant professor among 126 early-career researchers honored by Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Thu, Feb 15, 2018 | Read story
Stanley Wins Third BRAIN Award

BME professor, Petit Institute researcher tapped again for national initiative

Thu, Feb 15, 2018 | Read story


The Force is with Muscle Spindles

Groundbreaking research from Ting lab could shed new light on movement disorders

Fri, Nov 17, 2017 | Read story
Dyer Tapped by Allen Institute for Brain Science

BME assistant professor named Next Generation Leader, invited to participate in advisory council

Thu, Nov 9, 2017 | Read story
Annabelle Singer Named Packard Fellow

Georgia Tech researcher one of 18 innovative young scientists in the nation to receive prestigious honor

Mon, Oct 16, 2017 | Read story
Lena Ting Receives $2.6 Million NIH Grant to Identify Balance Impairment Mechanisms for those with Parkinson’s Disease

Her research seeks to identify optimal treatments for the rehabilitation of balance impairments using neuromechanical approaches

Mon, Oct 2, 2017 | Read story
Lu Wins NSF NeuroNex Award

Petit Institute researcher contributing to ambitious BRAIN Initiative

Thu, Aug 17, 2017 | Read story