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Edward Brown, Ph.D.
Edward Brown, Ph.D.
Brown Lab

Biomedical Engineering
Neuroscience
Research Interest: Multiphoton Laser Scanning Microscopy, novel in vivo imaging and measurement techniques, tumor biology, angiogenesis
Laurel Carney, Ph.D.
Laurel Carney, Ph.D.
Carney Lab

Neuroscience
Biomedical Engineering
Research Interest: Auditory Neuroscience; neurophysiological, behavioral, and computational studies of hearing; signal processing for hearing aids.
Benjamin Crane, M.D., Ph.D.
Benjamin Crane, M.D., Ph.D.
Crane Lab

Neuroscience
Otolaryngology
Biomedical Engineering
Research Interest: The interaction of vision, the vestibular system, and human disease on motion perception.
Greg DeAngelis, Ph.D.
Greg DeAngelis, Ph.D.
DeAngelis Lab

Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Neuroscience
Biomedical Engineering
Research Interest: Visual neuroscience; multi-sensory integration; neural coding; linking neurons to perception
Edward Freedman, Ph.D.
Edward Freedman, Ph.D.
Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory

Neuroscience
Research Interest: Human neurophysiology in Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease, Dyslexia, Autism, Lysosomal Storage disorders, and sports concussions
Julie Fudge, M.D.
Julie Fudge, M.D.
Fudge Lab

Psychiatry
Neuroscience
Research Interest: Anatomy and neurochemistry of brain regions associated with symptoms in major psychiatric illnesses
J. Christopher Holt, Ph.D.
J. Christopher Holt, Ph.D.
Holt Lab

Otolaryngology
Neuroscience
Pharmacology & Physiology
Research Interest: Synaptic pharmaco-physiology of vestibular efferent-afferent interactions
Krystel Huxlin, Ph.D.
Krystel Huxlin, Ph.D.
Huxlin Lab

Ophthalmology
Neuroscience
Research Interest: Neural mechanisms of visual recovery in the adult; advanced physiological optics in the awake-behaving cat
Anne Luebke, Ph.D.
Anne Luebke, Ph.D.
Luebke Lab

Neuroscience
Biomedical Engineering
Research Interest: Role of cochlear outer hair cells in hearing and hearing loss
Ania Majewska, Ph.D.
Ania Majewska, Ph.D.
Majewska Lab

Neuroscience
Research Interest: Glia-neuron interactions during synaptic plasticity in health and disease
Margot Mayer-Pröschel, Ph.D.
Margot Mayer-Pröschel, Ph.D.
Mayer-Pröschel Lab

Biomedical Genetics
Neuroscience
Research Interest: Identification of different stem and precursor cell pools in CNS that may be critical for cell replacement therapies or are targets of insults that lead to developmental pathologies.
Jonathan Mink, M.D., Ph.D.
Jonathan Mink, M.D., Ph.D.
Mink Lab

Neurology
Neuroscience
Pediatrics
Research Interest: Physiology of movement, function of the basal ganglia, pathophysiology of movement disorders, and development of motor control
Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., DMSc
Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., DMSc
Nedergaard Lab

Neurosurgery
Neuroscience
Biomedical Engineering
Neurology
Research Interest: The basic biology of glial cells in the CNS and the role of astrocytes in several neurological diseases, including stroke, spinal cord injury, epilepsy, tremor, and ALS. Research is aimed at defining new strategies for the treatment of neurological diseases that target astrocytic dysfunction.
Shawn Newlands, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.
Shawn Newlands, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.
Newlands Lab

Otolaryngology
Neuroscience
Research Interest: Vestibular anatomy and physiology, recovery from vestibular injury, vestibular control of head unrestrained gaze.
Mark Noble, Ph.D.
Mark Noble, Ph.D.
Noble Lab

Biomedical Genetics
Neuroscience
Research Interest: Neuro stem cell biology and medicine, developing pharmacological and cell based approaches to peripheral and spinal cord injury.
M. Kerry O'Banion, M.D., Ph.D.
M. Kerry O'Banion, M.D., Ph.D.
O'Banion-Olschowka Labs

Neuroscience
Research Interest: Defining neuro-inflammatory processes that contribute to pathology and disease progression in Alzheimer's disease, as well as late CNS effects following radiation exposure
John Olschowka, Ph.D.
John Olschowka, Ph.D.
O'Banion-Olschowka Labs

Neuroscience
Research Interest: Mechanisms of neuroinflammation and neurodegeneration within the CNS, primarily Glial Cells and Vascular components of the brain.
Lizabeth Romanski, Ph.D.
Lizabeth Romanski, Ph.D.
Romanski Lab

Neuroscience
Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Research Interest: Organization and functions of the primate prefrontal cortex
Patricia White, Ph.D.
Patricia White, Ph.D.
Patricia White Lab

Neuroscience
Otolaryngology
Research Interest: Sensory regeneration of the inner ear, or hair-cell regeneration