News

November 2020: The Connor & Nielsen labs publish a paper in Current Biology!

August 2020: Erika defends her PhD thesis and graduates! Congrats! She will spend the next months as a Science Fellow in the Insight Health Data program.

March 2020: Ram leaves for a postdoc in the lab of Marlene Cohen at the University of Pittsburgh.

October 2019: Augusto, Dallas, Erika, Ram and Alice present posters at SfN in Chicago.

September 2019: Dallas and Josh present posters at the annual meeting of the Greater Baltimore SfN chapter.

September 2019: Ram defends his PhD thesis and graduates – congratulations! He will stay in the lab as a postdoc for a while longer to finish up his projects.

August 2019: The lab publishes a paper on ferret behavior in eNeuro!

May 2019: Augusto defends his PhD thesis and graduates – congratulations! He leaves us for a postdoc in David Fitzpatrick’s lab at the Max Planck Florida Institute.

April 2019: Erika presents a poster at the 5th Brain Initiative Meeting in Washington, DC.

January 2019: The lab publishes a paper on the ferret’s motion pathway in Current Biology!

January 2019: Kristina becomes the president of the Greater Baltimore SfN chapter for the year.

November 2018: Ram, Augusto and Sid present posters at SfN in San Diego.

September 2018: The lab, in collaboration with Ed Connor’s lab, receives an R01 from NEI.

November 2017: Augusto, Erika and Ram present posters at SfN in Washington, DC. The lab participates in the 3rd Ferret Brain Meeting, held at JHU.

September 2017: The lab’s research is funded by an NEI R01.

August 2017: The lab becomes part of an NSF funded NeuroNex consortium, led by Spencer Smith at UNC. The goal of the consortium is to develop and distribute new two-photon imaging technology.

July 2017: A collaboration between Uli Mueller’s lab and ours is funded by a Synergy award from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

November 2016: Augusto and Drew present posters at SfN in San Diego.

September 2016: A collaboration with Hey-Kyoung Lee’s labs is funded with an R21 from NEI.

March 2016: The lab receives a three year research grant from the Whitehall Foundation. We are very grateful for the support!

October 2015: Ram presents a poster at SfN in Chicago.

June 2015: The lab, in collaboration with Joshua Vogelstein, receives a research grant from the Science of Learning Institute at Johns Hopkins. Many thanks for the support!

November 2014: Sam presents a poster at SfN in Washington, DC.

July 2012: Lab opens.