Lataisia was selected as an IF/THEN Ambassador by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) to serve as a role model for the next generation of women pursuing careers in STEM (Sept. 9, 2019). Congratulations, Lataisia!
Recently published review paper in Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology! Congratulations to Amy, Ray and Kazue! The paper is titled, " Prenatal Environment That Affects Neuronal Migration." The authors are Hye M. Hwang, Ray Y. Ku, and Kazue Hashimoto-Torii. Paper is available here: https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fcell.2019.00138/full
Congratulations to Amy for receiving the Ruth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral Individual National Research Service Award (F31) from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)!!
Dr. Masaaki Torii & Dr. Hashimoto-Torii were promoted to Associate Professors with tenure at the George Washington University and Children’s National Health System. Congratulations!
Dr. Masaaki Torii & Dr. Hashimoto-Torii received an R01 from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). Congratulations!!
Congratulations for new paper contributed by Dr. Toru Sasaki in Journal of Neurotrauma! Three funding/award were received recently to the projects led by Drs. Ray Ku, Aminah Sheikh & Steve Page!!!
Congratulations to our undergraduate student, Aiesha Basha, on her 2nd Place Poster Award at GW Research Day! And a shoutout to our MD student, Vanessa Niba, on doing a great job with her poster presentation as well! https://researchdays.gwu.edu/
Recently published collaborative paper on the biocage in Scientific Reports! Congratulations to Alex and colleagues! The paper is titled, "An implantable micro-caged device for direct local delivery of agents." The authors are Alexander I. Son, Justin D. Opfermann, Caroline McCue, Julie Ziobro, John H. Abrahams III, Katherine Jones, Paul D. Morton, Seiji Ishii, Chima Oluigbo, … Continue reading Alex’s Biocage paper published in Scientific Reports! Congratulations to everyone involved!
"NIH-funded mouse study sheds light on neural risks associated with prenatal alcohol exposure" (NIH, July 19, 2017) https://www.nih.gov/news-events/nih-funded-mouse-study-sheds-light-neural-risks-associated-prenatal-alcohol-exposure "Center for Neuroscience Research investigators join CIFASD" (Innovation District, Children's National Health System, July 17, 2017) https://innovationdistrict.childrensnational.org/center-neuroscience-research-investigators-join-cifasd/
Dr. Hashimoto-Torii's UH2 award: UH2 and Dr. Torii's R01: R01 Shahid Mohammad's travel award: "...RSA Junior Investigator Award for the 2017 RSA Scientific meeting. This award is funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) and will provide a $100 travel reimbursement/stipend and your registration fee will be covered by this award."