Angela Haeny, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, has been awarded a K23 career development award by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).
- July 22, 2021
As a newborn mammal opens its eyes for the first time, it can already make visual sense of the world around it. But how does this happen before they have experienced sight?
- July 21, 2021
Patricia Gruner, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, has been awarded the inaugural Bowers Prize by the Hartford Hospital Research Committee.
- July 08, 2021
Former Genetics graduate students awarded Carolyn Slayman Prize for exceptional research and service
The Carolyn Slayman Prize is awarded yearly in the Department of Genetics to recognize graduate students who have excelled both in their research as well as in fostering collaboration and growth in the larger community. This year, that prize has been awarded to Dr. Xiao Liu of the Hammarlund Lab and Dr. Daniel Burkhardt of the Krishnaswamy Lab.
- July 06, 2021Source: Yale News
In a new study, Yale researchers show that a single dose of psilocybin given to mice prompted an immediate and long-lasting increase in connections between neurons. The findings are published July 5 in the journal Neuron.
- June 21, 2021
Beginning in September 2021, Yale will lead a new study with an experimental implanted brain stimulator to improve consciousness during seizures.
- June 16, 2021Source: YaleNews
The results of the study may one day help identify people most at risk of depression and related psychiatric disorders and help doctors prescribe drugs best suited to treat the disorder.
- June 09, 2021
During the 2021 Yale Commencement Ceremony, three Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program (INP) graduates were honored for their achievements - Stefano Daniele, PhD; Maxwell Shinn, PhD; and Leon Tejwani, PhD.
- June 01, 2021
Shawn Ferguson appointed as Vice Chair for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Department of Cell Biology
The Department of Cell Biology is pleased to announce that Shawn Ferguson has been appointed to the new position of Vice Chair for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.
- May 19, 2021
Four Yale Department of Psychiatry researchers are recipients of 2021 Kavli Innovative Research Awards.