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GUMC Professor Wins Award

Elissa Newport, professor of neurology and Director of the Georgetown University/MedStar National Rehabilitation Network Center for Brain Plasticity and Recovery, has been announced as one of the winners of the prestigious Franklin Institute Award for her research focusing on the acquisition of language, especially in children. Newport will be joined[Read More…]

by November 11, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

GUMC, MedStar Launch Center for Brain Plasticity and Recovery

Georgetown University Medical Center announced the launch of a new neuroscience research center in a press release Thursday. The Center for Brain Plasticity and Recovery, a collaboration with MedStar National Rehabilitation Network, will study neural plasticity using interdisciplinary methods, a rare approach among high-level research institutions, according to Howard Federoff, executive vice president[Read More…]

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