Neuroscience at President Ryan’s Inauguration 5K

October 2018 - The "B.I.G. Neuro" team had a showing of nearly 50 people for the Community Bridges 5K Run/Walk for President Jim Ryan's inauguration weekend. What a turnout! Special…

Jonathan Kipnis Receives NIH Director’s Pioneer Award

October 2018 - Congratulations to Dr. Kipnis and his lab for receiving the NIH Director's Pioneer Award! Click here to read the full UVA Today article.

John receives a 2018 NARSAD Young Investigator Grant!

We are grateful to the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation for their support of our research investigating the role of genomic sensors in psychiatric disease.

Newest Member of Lukens Lab!

Jessica and John are happy to introduce the newest member of the Lukens lab family - Bennett Leon Lukens!

Lukens Lab Publishes in Journal of Immunology

August 2018 - Lukens Lab is featured in the "Tech and Science" section of Newsweek for their recent publication! The full article entitled, "Critical Roles for Microbiota-Mediated Regulation of the…

Neuroscience Welcomes Dr. Ukpong Eyo

August 2018 - Dr. Ukpong Eyo is the newest primary faculty member in the Department of Neuroscience. Welcome Dr. Eyo!

Kipnis Lab’s Recent Publication

July 2018 - Congratulations to Dr. Sandro Ferreira Da Mesquita, Dr. Antoine Louveau, and the Kipnis Lab for recently publishing in Nature! The paper is titled, "Functional aspects of meningeal…

Cat Lammert’s Paper Featured in Newsweek!

July 2018 - Click here to see graduate student Cat Lammert's recent Journal of Immunology paper highlighted in the "Tech and Science" section of Newsweek!

Alban Gaultier is Promoted

July 2018 - Primary Neuroscience Faculty member Alban Gaultier is promoted to Associate Professor. Congratulations Dr. Gaultier!