Yakeel T. Quiroz received the 2020 MGH Research Scholars award; the MGH Research Scholars program is a philanthropic initiative that provides unrestricted funding for forward-thinking medical researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital for five years.
Accepting MAPP Scholar Applications! Click here to learn more.Accepting MAPP Scholar Applications! Click here to learn more.
This year we will be accepting 2 scholars, applications are due February 3rd 2020. If you are currently enrolled in PhD programs related to Psychology, Neuroscience, or related fields –
Joshua Fox-Fuller was awarded a F31 NRSA from the National Institute on Aging to study working memory in preclinical Alzheimer’s disease (AD). His research relating to this award will gather new fMRI task-based
The New York Times: Why Didn’t She Get Alzheimer’s? The Answer Could Hold a Key to Fighting the DiseaseThe New York Times: Why Didn’t She Get Alzheimer’s? The Answer Could Hold a Key to Fighting the Disease
Recently, Dr. Yakeel Quiroz and colleagues published a Nature paper describing an individual who was able to resist Alzheimer’s Disease. A rare mutation in Apolipoprotein E (APOE) may protect against dementia.