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Alexander Hatoum Dosier/Muenzinger award for outstanding contribution to basic research

April 18, 2019

Dr. Naomi Friedman writes that Alex , who is in the Behavioral, Psychiatric, and Statistical Genetics program, has a breadth of work that incorporates many areas of psychology, particularly genetics, cognition, neuroimaging, and clinical psychology. She states, “the level of integration Alex has achieved is one that I would consider...

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Alta du Pont wins Dosier/Muenzinger award for outstanding contribution to translational research

April 18, 2019

Dr. Soo Rhee writes that Alta , who is on track to complete her Clinical Ph.D. as well as the IBG Interdisciplinary Certificate Program and the Graduate Certificate in Quantitative Methods for Behavioral Sciences, has been very active and productive in research in her time at CU. She already has...

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Graduate student Alta du Pont receives P.E.O. Scholar Award

April 11, 2019

Alta du Pont received the P.E.O. Scholar Awards from the P.E.O. Sisterhood. The award is a competitive, merit-based award for women working towards a Ph.D.

Anuradha Prakash and her poster
IBG lab assistant wins first place in the animal category at Corden Pharma Science Fair

Feb. 22, 2019

Congratulations to IBG lab assistant and Fairview High student, Anuradha Prakash, who won first place in the Animal Science category at the Corden Pharma Science Fair, and won the Regional Special Award from the American Statistical Association. She advances to state competition!

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Behavioral impact of return of genetic test results for complex disease: Systematic review and meta-analysis

Jan. 18, 2019

IBG graduate student Maia Frieser, faculty Fellow Scott Vrieze, and colleague published a meta analysis reporting that after genetic testing carriers of genetic risk factors for complex diseases show significant behavior changes after six months when compared to noncarriers.