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Student Spotlight: Johanna Fritzinger Student Spotlight: Johanna Fritzinger People

Student Spotlight: Johanna Fritzinger

  • By Kelsie Smith Hayduk
  • Jan. 27, 2023
Johanna Fritzinger is a fourth-year Neuroscience graduate student at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Fritzinger graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a BS in Electrical ...
Faculty Q&A – Peter Shrager, PhD Faculty Q&A – Peter Shrager, PhD People

Faculty Q&A – Peter Shrager, PhD

  • By Kelsie Smith Hayduk
  • Jan. 27, 2023
Peter Shrager, PhD, is a professor of Neuroscience and of Pharmacology & Physiology at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC). In 1971, Shrager came to URMC to work in what was then the ...
Researchers reveal how trauma changes the brain Researchers reveal how trauma changes the brain Research

Researchers reveal how trauma changes the brain

  • By Kelsie Smith Hayduk
  • Dec. 7, 2022
Researchers have found exposure to traumatic events may physically change the brain, including the mechanism used for learning and survival. These findings could significantly advance future ...
Student Spotlight: MaKenna Cealie Student Spotlight: MaKenna Cealie Education

Student Spotlight: MaKenna Cealie

  • By Kelsie Smith Hayduk
  • Oct. 18, 2022
MaKenna Cealie is a fourth year in the Neuroscience Graduate Program at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (SMD). The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism ...
Faculty Q&A: Emily Knight Faculty Q&A: Emily Knight People

Faculty Q&A: Emily Knight

  • By Kelsie Smith Hayduk
  • Oct. 17, 2022
Emily Knight, M.D., Ph.D., is an assistant professor of Neuroscience and Pediatrics at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Her research aims to understand neural mechanisms of sensory ...