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June 20, 2022

Dr. Joanna Mattis joins U-M, MNI as New Affiliate Member

This month, the Michigan Neuroscience Institute warmly welcomes Joanna Mattis, M.D., Ph.D. as its newest affiliate member. Dr. Mattis is a physician-scientist with a clinical and research specialization in epilepsy.

May 27, 2022

MNI Research Faculty Promotions

Congratulations to MNI faculty Kathryn Hilde, Ph.D. , and Pam Patterson, Ph.D. on their recent promotions! Kathryn was promoted to Research Investigator and Pam was promoted to Assistant Research Scientist. Both are members of the Akil Lab.

May 23, 2022

MNI Faculty Affiliate Members Promoted

On May 19, the Board of Regents approved recommendations for promotions for regular associate and full professor ranks at the University of Michigan.

May 13, 2022

Congratulations to Dr. Dalia Murra

Dalia ( Akil Lab ) successfully defended her thesis " Neural and Behavioral Predictors of Vulnerability to Chronic Social Stress in Mice " on May 13th, 2022.

Congratulations Dalia!

Bernie Agranoff , M.D.
March 10, 2022

Tipping our Hats to Bernard (Bernie) Agranoff

On March 10, 2022, MNI proudly hosts The Annual Bernard W. Agranoff Lectureship in Neuroscience. This Lectureship honors Dr. Agranoff’s remarkable career as a leader in biochemistry and an internationally recognized expert in neuroscience.

January 18, 2022

Dr. Christian Burgess Named Director of U-M Neuroscience Innovators

Forum welcomes new leadership, new name

Effective January 18, 2022, Christian Burgess, Ph.D., assumes the Director of the U-M Neuroscience Innovators, formerly the Kavli Neuroscience Innovators. The Kavil Group is a forum initiated by early-career scientists to foster collaborative and innovative research across U-M’s neuroscience