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Madeleine Kyrke-Smith receives NARSAD Grant with distinction

The Shepherd lab is pleased to announce that our senior Post-Doctoral Fellow, Madeleine Kyrke-Smith has received a Brain and Behavior Research Foundation NARSAD Grant! This award provides two years of funding for a young investigator to extend fellowship training. Madeleine was also selected for the Research Partner Program and named the Jeanne Marie Lee Investigator. Madeleine will use this grant to look at the contribution of Arc to developmental synaptic plasticity in the visual cortex, which is hypothesised to contribute visual symptoms of Schizophrenia.

Award: https://www.bbrfoundation.org/grants-prizes/bbrf-young-investigator-grants

October 23, 2019 / / - / Neuroscience