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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 ...
Aging Reimagined: A New View of Old Age Aging Reimagined: A New View of Old Age Education

Aging Reimagined: A New View of Old Age

  • By Sally Parker
  • Nov. 4, 2022
Scientists and clinicians in the University of Rochester Aging Institute are blowing stereotypes of old age out of the water, proving older adults can be capable of far more—cognitively, physically, ...
Aging Reimagined: Vital Care Aging Reimagined: Vital Care Education

Aging Reimagined: Vital Care

  • By Sally Parker
  • Nov. 4, 2022
The primary aim is to increase access to high-quality geriatrics care—driven by technology and data—in the region. The University of Rochester Aging Institute makes sure best practices and care ...