David Weiss Joins the Lab!

After rotating through the lab in the Spring of 2022, David will join permanently as a PhD Student! David earned a BS in Physics from Tufts University and an MSE in Bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania. He is also a fellow in the NIH/NIBIB Training Program in Computational Neural Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory. We are excited to have you on board, David!

Caleb Wright presents research at SfN and Cosyne

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Caleb Wright, a post-doc in the lab, recently presented his current research “Rapid sensory adaptation in the mouse thalamocortical circuit, and the relative contribution of thalamic state” to the Society for Neuroscience virtual conference. In addition, he has been accepted to present a poster at the virtual Cosyne conference in February 2021. Congratulations, Caleb!

Garrett Stanley to Direct the McCamish Parkinson’s Disease Innovation Program

Garrett will be the founding Director of the McCamish Parkinson’s Disease Innovation Program. ¬†This is an exciting opportunity to help drive the interface between basic neuroscience and neurotechnology toward helping to understand, treat, and cure Parkinson’s disease and other neurological disorders. ¬†Click here to see the full story.

 

Megan McDonnell Rejoins the Lab!

Welcome back Megan! After spending some time away from the lab, Megan finished her bachelors degree in BME from Georgia Tech. She will be heading to graduate school for neuroscience in the Fall of 2021. Megan will be working as a Lab Technician and Researcher in the lab for the next several months, and we are excited to have her back!