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CBP and the Neuroscience Center Welcomes Greg Scherrer and Adam Hantman

Cell Biology and Physiology and the Neuroscience Center are excited to welcome Drs. Gregory Scherrer and Adam Hantman!   Dr. Gregory Scherrer will join Cell Biology and Physiology and the Neuroscience Center in September 2019.  Dr. Scherrer comes to UNC from Stanford University where he was an Assistant Professor.  The Scherrer Lab investigates the neurobiology … Continued

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Carol Otey Receives Instructor of the Year Award

Dr. Carol Otey was awarded Instructor of the Year, selected by the first-year students in the PharmD doctoral program.  The award was presented by class Vice-President, Kendrick Cobb (pictured with Carol Otey).

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Michelle Itano Earns CZI Grant to support Imaging Scientists

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative will support the innovative imaging work of Michelle Itano, PhD, director of the UNC Neuroscience Microscopy Core facility for five years thanks to a grant totaling nearly $800,000.  Click here for article.

Lorenzo earns ADA junior faculty award

The American Diabetes Association selected Damaris Lorenzo, PhD, as a winner of its Junior Faculty Development Award, which carries with it funding for further research on diabetes-related investigations.  Click here for article.

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