Armed with miniature white boards and colored markers, 30 10th graders are busy chatting and working with Penn students on a Thursday afternoon.
Jimmy Bianchi (Class of 2024) talks about his summer internship working under Dr. Shih-Shan Lang Chen in the Division of Neurosurgery at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
Through the PURM internship program, Julia Youngman and Eric Tao had the opportunity to work in neuroethologist Marc Schmidt’s lab studying the neural basis of courtship behaviors in songbirds.
Supported by the President’s Engagement Prize, 2021 graduates Amanda Moreno and Christina Miranda founded a nonprofit focused on eating disorder prevention, bringing workshops to Philadelphia publ
Recent work by Penn graduate Eric Teichner (BIBB, 2020) stands to significantly advance our understanding and treatment of persistent postconcussion syndrome (PCS), as describ
The BBB program provides opportunities for students to engage with the local community while honing their scientific communication skills.
We continue to celebrate our students’ research accomplishments at the annual BBB Student Research Symposium.
To provide technical skills and deeper knowledge of neuroscience research, the BBB program is developing a set of “lab courses.”
Dr. Cheney was an inspirational researcher, and her teaching was a true asset to the BBB program.