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The Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust has committed a transformational $45 million grant to the University of Iowa that allowed for the creation of a comprehensive and cross-disciplinary neuroscience center within the Carver College of Medicine. Led by Ted Abel, PhD, the Iowa Neuroscience Institute conducts research to find the causes of — and preventions, treatments, and cures for — the many diseases that affect the brain and nervous system.

Events

INI Seminar: Rui Cheng, PhD

Friday, December 2, 2022, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

“A multidimensional coding architecture of the vagal interoceptive system.” Rui Chang, PhD, Assistant Professor in Neuroscience; Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and of Cellular and Molecular Physiology https://medicine.yale.edu/profile/rui_chang/

Hawk-IDDRC Grants Club

Wednesday, December 21, 2022, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Each third Wednesday of the month at noon we will meet to discuss one grant, specific aims page, letter of intent, research strategy, an outline of ideas, etc., for any funding mechanism. Trainees, faculty, and staff at all levels are invited to participate. We ask that materials be sent to Paula O’Brien to be circulated to the group one week in advance to give attendees time to read them. We encourage everyone to come prepared to discuss feedback (providing written notations is also welcomed...

Hawk-IDDRC Grants Club

Wednesday, January 18, 2023, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Each third Wednesday of the month at noon we will meet to discuss one grant, specific aims page, letter of intent, research strategy, an outline of ideas, etc., for any funding mechanism. Trainees, faculty, and staff at all levels are invited to participate. We ask that materials be sent to Paula O’Brien to be circulated to the group one week in advance to give attendees time to read them. We encourage everyone to come prepared to discuss feedback (providing written notations is also welcomed...

Pain Research Program Seminar - Andrea G. Nackley, PhD

Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 9:00am to 10:00am

"Peripheral mechanisms driving centrally-maintained primary pain" Presented by Andrea G. Nackley, PhD Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Pharmacology Duke University School of Medicine Durham, NC

INI Seminar: Mario Penzo, PhD

Friday, February 3, 2023, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Title TBD Mario Penzo, PhD, Chief, Unit on the Neurobiology of Affective Memory, National Institute of Mental Health https://www.nimh.nih.gov/research/research-conducted-at-nimh/principal-i...