Category: Department News

Graduate students received grant to launch urban service group

In February, two graduate students from the Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology, Jessica Hill and Julia Lai, received recognition and full grant funding from the Santander Bank-Boston University Urban Impact Program to launch their community initiative within the city of Boston. Educan!, spearheaded by Julia and Jessica, is an urban community service group comprised of […]

Brain Plasticity and Neuroimaging Laboratory in The News

Dr. Schon and her research team in the Brain Plasticity and Neuroimaging Laboratory have recently been featured on Boston University’s School of Medicine Research Page, and the story has been picked up by a few news outlets. Find the links to the stories below. Keep up the great research Dr. Schon and the Brain Plasticity […]

Two Anatomy Lab Members Featured in “Brainiacs” Article in CAS Magazine

Ben Coleman (Brain Plasticity & Neuroimaging Lab) and Samantha Calderazzo (Cognitive Neurobiology Lab) have been featured in the most recent CAS Magazine. The article, entitled, “Brainiacs” focuses on the “coolest” discovered that current neuroscience students have learned about the human brain. Read the full article here.    

Congratulations Dr. Karin Schon

Last Friday, Dr. Karin Schon was recognized with an Outstanding Mentor Award at Boston University’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program’s 2015 Symposium. This is the second year the symposium has recognized outstanding mentors. The award is based on student nominations. Congratulations, Dr. Schon. For more information on the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program, please follow the link […]

Dr. Kasthuri featured in BUToday

Dr. Bobby Kasthuri’s research creating a new system for imaging and analyzing neurons¬† has been highlighted in BUToday. Read the aritcle!

Congratulations Fredric Majonun

Recently, Fredric has won the Perkins Award for Distinguished Service to Boston University for his 14 years of service to Boston University and development of MED’s Office of Financial and Grant Administration. Read the full story on BU Today.

Congratulations Corie Nagel

Corie, an MS student, has recently been awarded first prize at the American Association Anatomists Meeting for her poster on Educational Neuroscience/Anatomy.