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DIBS Faculty Network Member Blake Wilson Received North Carolina's Highest Honor

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Congratulations to DIBS Faculty Network Member Blake Wilson for earning North Carolina's highest civilian honor, the North Carolina Award. Click here for the Duke Today article.   read more about DIBS Faculty Network Member Blake Wilson Received North Carolina's Highest Honor »


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DIBS Announces 2021-2022 Germinator Awards

Friday, November 12, 2021

The Duke Institute for Brain Sciences is once again funding an excellent slate of collaborative, interdisciplinary projects that have great promise to generate significant advancement in our knowledge of brain science. Four Incubator Awards will support interdisciplinary teams working on... read more about DIBS Announces 2021-2022 Germinator Awards »


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DIBS Announces 2021-2022 Incubator Awards

Friday, November 12, 2021

The Duke Institute for Brain Sciences is once again funding an excellent slate of collaborative, interdisciplinary projects that have great promise to generate significant advancement in our knowledge of brain science. Four Incubator Awards will support interdisciplinary teams working on... read more about DIBS Announces 2021-2022 Incubator Awards »


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Two Duke Brain Scientists Named Howard Hughes Investigators

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Drs. Kafui Dzirasa and Cagla Eroglu, both DIBS Faculty Network Members, have been named Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators.  This prestigious award honors their long records of excellent work investigating mechanisms of human health and disease.  They will receive nearly $9M... read more about Two Duke Brain Scientists Named Howard Hughes Investigators »


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Len White Receives National Recognition for Teaching Excellence

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

We at DIBS are honored to work with an amazing teacher and mentor, Dr. Len White.  For his long and distinguished history of excellence in medical education, Dr. White has received the American Association of Medical Colleges 2021 Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award... read more about Len White Receives National Recognition for Teaching Excellence »


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Learning Something Surprising About “SuperLearners”

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

DIBS Researcher Nicole Calakos and her team discovered an interesting role for the stress response pathway in learning.  Their findings may have important implications for the treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease. Click here for the article on Duke Research Blog.   read more about Learning Something Surprising About “SuperLearners” »


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Call for Incubator and Germinator Proposals 2021

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

DIBS Announces Call for Incubator and Germinator Proposals!  Applications are welcome for innovative, interdisciplinary brain science research.  Letters of Intent Due June 11, 2021.  Full proposals due August 20, 2021.  Click here for more information.   read more about Call for Incubator and Germinator Proposals 2021 »


2021 DIBS Distinguished Lecture & Symposium - Virtual Poster Session

Monday, April 12, 2021

Congratulations to Danielle Clark and Jia Hou Poh, winners of the poster contest at the 2021 DIBS Distinguished Lecture and Symposium!   read more about 2021 DIBS Distinguished Lecture & Symposium - Virtual Poster Session »


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Two Prestigious Duke Awards, One Psychiatry Winner

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Congratulations to DIBS Faculty Network member Kafui Dzirasa on two well-deserved honors!  Read here for details!   read more about Two Prestigious Duke Awards, One Psychiatry Winner »


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Black in Neuro

Friday, March 26, 2021

Black In Neuro is a grass-roots effort to empower black scholars in Neuroscience.  Read here to learn how you can support their endeavors.      read more about Black in Neuro »


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