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Recent Lab News

Job Opportunities! We are currently looking for a motivated postdoc, research technician, and graduate student to join the team.

June 2015: Danielle successfully defends her Master's Thesis - congrats!  Julie is off to spend 8 weeks at the Neural Systems & Behavior course in Woods Hole.

May 2015 - Congrats to the graduating seniors Lloyd and Haley!

Apr. 2015: Check out the pubs page for some recent papers. Undergrad researcher Daniel Vilchez joins the team - Welcome!

Mar. 2015: Congrats to Charles & Kara for being accepted to the LSU-HHMI Research Program!

Feb. 2015: Julie has been selected to attend the 2015 Neural Systems & Behavior course at MBL!  Danielle has been accepted to the PhD program at University of Mississippi Medical Center. Congratulations!

Feb. 2015: Karen F. has been elected president of LSU BioGrads - Congrats! Kara Johnson & Vincent Tran join the lab - Welcome!

Jan. 2015: The lab attends the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology (SICB) meeting in West Palm Beach, FL. Karen M. gives a talk, and Julie and Karen Jr. both give posters on their research.

Dec. 2014: Dr. Brian Grone visits the lab to begin new collaborations & our CRH2 gar paper was accepted by JCN! Charly graduates - congrats!

Nov. 2014: The lab attends the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) meeting in Washington D.C. Danielle gives a poster on her research at SfN and Karen M. gives a talk at the Society for Social Neuroscience (S4SN) meeting.































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Neural Mechanisms of Behavior • Hormones and Sensory Processing • Sensory, Behavioral and Neural Plasticity

Last updated: 6/11/2015