Announcements Archive


Neuroscientist Patricia Janak Named a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor

Neuroscientist Patricia Janak Named a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor
The second cohort of Bloomberg Distinguished Professors was announced this past summer, including neuroscientist Patricia Janak, who studies the biological basis of behavior and associative learning, with a particular focus on addiction. She is a member of the Krieger School’s Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences and of the School of Medicine’s Department of Neurology.


Clear Thinking About Brain Injuries

Clear Thinking About Brain Injuries
Dr. Gorman's class Brain Injury and Recovery of Function is featured in Arts & Sciences Magazine. Click to read the article.


Neuroscience Program Gets New Space in Undergraduate Teaching Labs

Neuroscience Program Gets New Space in Undergraduate Teaching Labs
The 105,000-square-foot facility, which opens Fall 2013, brings together under one roof undergraduate labs and faculty in the departments of Chemistry, Biology, Biophysics, and Psychological and Brain Sciences; and the undergraduate Neuroscience program.


Turning Spaghetti Into Numbers

Turning Spaghetti Into Numbers
Imagine waking up one morning to discover that you could no longer see letters or numbers. Instead, everything looked like a blur or a jumble of squiggly lines. Michael McCloskey, […]