David McCormick, PhD

Professor Emeritus of Neuroscience

Contact Information

David McCormick, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Neuroscience

    PO Box 208001, 333 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8001

    United States

David McCormick
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B.A., B.S. 1979 Mathematics and Psychology from Purdue University
Ph.D. 1983 from Stanford University
Faculty, Yale University School of Medicine 1987 to present.

Interests: Cellular mechanisms by which the cerebral cortex operates, both normally and abnormally, using a variety of electrophysiological and advanced imaging techniques.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Stanford University (1983)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Jacob Javits Investigator Award (2nd time), NIHNINDS2016
MemberNational Academy of Medicine2015
FellowAmerican Academy of Arts and Sciences2014
FellowAmerican Academy for the Advancement of Science2013
Dorys McConnel Duberg ChairYale University School of Medicine2008
Jacob Javits Investigator AwardNIH2005
Yngve Zotterman PrizeSwedish Physiological Society2001
Investigator AwardMcKnight Foundation1997
Senior Investigator AwardEsther and Joseph Klingenstein Foundation1993
Sloan FellowshipSloan Foundation1990
Pattison AwardJane and Peter Pattison Foundation1989
Klingenstein FellowshipEsther and Joseph Klingenstein Foundation1987
Donald B. Linsley AwardSociety for Neuroscience1984
Giannini FellowshipGiannini Foundation1984
NRSA Postdoctoral FellowshipNIH1984
John R. Whittier AwardCommittee to Combat Huntington's Disease1983
Predoctoral FellowshipNIMH1981

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