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The Peter Shrager Award

Named in honor of Professor Peter Shrager, this award is presented at the annual Neuroscience Retreat to a URMC faculty member for their commitment to exceptional service to the Rochester Neuroscience Community.



Photo of Tania PasternakTatiana Pasternak, Ph.D.



Photo of Gary PaigeGary D. Paige, M.D., Ph.D.


Photo of Peter ShragerPeter G. Shrager, Ph.D.

  • Professor - Department of Neuroscience 
  • Professor - Department of Pharmacology and Physiology 
  • Professor Shrager has more than 45 years of experience in biophysics and electrophysiology, with an emphasis on ion-channels, signal generation, propagation and transmission. He has successfully mentored graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, many of whom have progressed to excellent research careers.