Rising Stars workshop puts the achievements of women researchers in the spotlight

Many scientists could advance their careers if they could just get the hang of storytelling. Impact statements that describe how their research improves peoples’ lives could help researchers secure funding, find collaborators, and share their findings with wider audiences. “It’s not a matter of if your research will have an impact because it will,” said […]

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Kristin Gunnarsdottir receives American Epilepsy Society fellowship

Kristin Gunnarsdottir, a PhD student in the lab of ICM associate director and associate professor of biomedical engineering, Sridevi Sarma, has been awarded a fellowship from The American Epilepsy Society for the 2018-2019 academic year for her research titled, “A Novel Tool for Localizing the Epileptogenic Zone.” Gunnarsdottir, who is pursuing her PhD in biomedical engineering, […]

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Raina D’Aleo to attend MIT’s ‘Brains, Minds and Machines’ course

Raina D’Aleo, a neuroscience PhD student in the lab of Sridevi Sarma, associate director of the Institute for Computational Medicine, has been accepted into the 2018 Brains, Minds and Machines advanced research training course hosted by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Center for Brains Minds and Machines. The intensive three-week course held at at the University of […]

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