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Neuroscience alumni among 1,000 inspiring Black scientists in America

Neuroscience alumni among 1,000 inspiring Black scientists in America

Nathan A. Smith, Ph.D. (’13) and Monique Mendes, Ph.D. (’20) were named two of the 1,000 inspiring Black scientists in America in Cell Mentor.

Student Spotlight: Adnan Hirad

Student Spotlight: Adnan Hirad

Adnan Hirad is an M.D. / Ph.D. trainee in the UR Medical Scientist Training Program. He was recently the first author of a study published in Science Advances in August 2019 that identifies a single region of the brain that can be used to examine the impact of a concussion or repeated hits to the head.