Asim A. Beg, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Office: 1220D MSRB III
Lab: 1200 MSRB III
Office: 734-615-9490 Lab: 734-615-6116

Areas of Interest

Molecular mechanisms underlying neural circuit connectivity and synapse formation

Honors & Awards

Alfred P. Sloan Fellow
Basil O'Connor Starter Scholar Award - March of Dimes
The Hartwell Foundation Individual biomedical Research Award
Biological Sciences Scholar, University of Michigan
American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellow, 2005-2008
Gatsby Initiative for Brain Circuitry, Columbia University, 2004-2007
NIH Neurobiology Training Grant, Columbia University, 2004-2005
James W. Prahl Award, Outstanding Thesis in Biomedical Sciences, University of Utah, 2004
Graduate Research Fellowship, University of Utah, 2002-2003
Epilepsy Foundation of America Predoctoral Fellowship, 2001-2002



Ph.D., Neuroscience, University of Utah, 2004
B.S. Neuroscience, University of Rochester, 1995

Post-Doctoral Training

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Columbia University, 2004-2008

Published Articles via PubMed

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