Dr. Tom Kash Receives Highest National Award for Early Career Scientists

Dr. Tom Kash receives the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) in recognition of his research contributions on the effects of alcohol on neural circuits in the brain.

PECASE 2011

UNC School of Medicine full article

 

Tom Kash Receives PECASE Award at Ceremony

Tom receiving PECASE award from NIH Director Francis Collins, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, and Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy John Holdren (Photo courtesy of NASA/Paul E. Alers)

 

Obama With PECASE Recipients at Whitehouse

President Barack Obama greets the 2010 PECASE recipients in the East Room of the White House, Oct. 14, 2011. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)**

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