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Neuroscience Students Excel

Posted on: July 11, 2018

Alex Aguirre '20

Alex Aguirre is a Biochemistry and Neuroscience ILM major that participated in a collaboration with neurosurgeon Dr. Edward H. Scheid. The results from this project were presented at the American Association of Neurological Surgeons conference. The research addressed how to adapt motor evoked potentials to lower post-operative deficits during a lateral lumbar fusion. A link to the publication in The Spine Journal summarizing this work can be found here.

Nidia Bernal '20

Nidia Bernal is a Medicinal Chemistry and Neuroscience ILM major that received an internship in London with the Great Ormond Street Hospital for children in the Neurosurgical unit this summer.