Recent news related to current and former Klingenstein Awards in the Neurosciences. Fellows: if you have information you would like to contribute, please send it to Kathleen Pomerantz.
May 10, 2013
The Esther A. & Joseph Klingenstein Fund is pleased to announce its
2013 Fellowship Awards in the Neurosciences.
April 2, 2013
The Esther A. & Joseph Klingenstein Fund congratulates Cornelia Bargmann (former Klingenstein Advisor), co-chair of NIH’s BRAIN Working Group, along with committee members Joshua Sanes (Klingenstein Advisor), Karl Deisseroth (2005 Fellow), Peter MacLeish (1985 Fellow), and Mark Schnitzer (2004 Fellow).
July 10, 2012
Guy M. McKhann, II (99 Fellow) appears on episode 1 of NY Med.
May 29, 2012
The Esther A. & Joseph Klingenstein Fund is very pleased to announce that Jeremy Nathans has joined its Advisory Committee.
May 11, 2012
The Esther A. & Joseph Klingenstein Fund is very pleased to announce that Lily Jan (83 Fellow) has joined its Advisory Committee.
April 18, 2012
Edward F. Chang (11 Fellow), led a study with his colleague Nima Mesgarani, working with patients who were undergoing brain surgery for severe epilepsy, solving the longstanding mystery of how selective hearing works.
February 16, 2011
Gabriel Kreiman (08 Fellow), in collaboration with Itzhak Fried, investigated the neuronal circuitry underlying volition and showed that neurons in the human medial frontal cortex are activated several hundreds of milliseconds before subjects become aware of their own volitional intentions.
September 8, 2010
The Rockefeller University announced today that its Board of Trustees has elected Marc Tessier-Lavigne (92 Fellow) as its tenth president, effective on March 11, 2011.
August 4, 2010
Mark J. Zylka, (06 Fellow) has made an exciting new discovery related to PAP and pain mechanisms that will be published in Journal of Neuroscience today. The discovery has implications for treating chronic pain.