Biology faculty honors

May 5th, 2014 by Olufunke

Faculty in the Program in Biology will be honored at the  University Award Ceremony on May 5 at Sayles Hall.

 

2014 Elizabeth Leduc Prize for Excellence in Teaching in the Life Sciences
Lundy Braun, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

​Inaugural College Dean’s Award for Teaching in the Life Sciences (for junior faculty or lecturer)
Richard Bungiro, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

BioMed Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, Advising, and Service (undergraduate education)
Mark Johnson, Department of Molecular, Cell Biology and Biochemistry

BioMed Dean’s ​Award for Excellence in Teaching, Advising, and Service (graduate education)
Kimberly Mowry, Department of Molecular, Cell Biology and Biochemistry

Early neural wiring for smell persists, adapts

April 17th, 2014 by Olufunke

New research tracks the development of sensory neurons in the mouse olfactory system.
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Scientists advance study of meditation

April 2nd, 2014 by Olufunke

Brown researchers are developing new, innovative methodologies to investigate the mental health benefits of mindfulness meditation.
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A night in the life: Brown Student Community Clinic

April 2nd, 2014 by Olufunke

On the fourth Monday of every month, first-year medical students work under the supervision of clinicians to care for patients at the Rhode Island Free Clinic.
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Match Day 2014

March 27th, 2014 by Olufunke

On Friday, March 21, at the stroke of noon, fourth-year medical students found out where they’d spend their residencies.
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See the gallery…
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Dr. Abrar A. Qureshi named dermatology chair

March 27th, 2014 by Olufunke

Abrar A. Qureshi, MD, MPH, has been appointed chief of the department of dermatology at Rhode Island Hospital, and chair of dermatology at Alpert Medical School.
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Study suggests new ovarian cancer targets

March 19th, 2014 by Olufunke

Scientists investigating the molecular drivers of ovarian cancer have identified an unsual suspect.
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Celebrate brain science at Brown

March 19th, 2014 by Olufunke

On March 25, Mind/Brain Research Day featured more than 150 research presentations on a range of topics, including autism, addiction, learning and memory, neurodegeneration, and stroke.
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How to improve health care for prisoners

March 4th, 2014 by Olufunke

Dr. Josiah Rich, professor of medicine and epidemiology, is lead author on a new Health Affairs article that offers recommendations to improve health care for prisoners.
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Researchers demystify PP1 enzyme

March 4th, 2014 by Olufunke

Brown scientists have made huge strides toward determining the specific behavior of PP1, an enzyme that is essential to many biological processes and associated with a wide range of diseases.
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