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News and Highlights

>> Members of the Young Lab celebrated Dr. Jessica Young's promotion to Associate Professor! Congrats to Jessica, from the Young lab team! 

[August, 2022]

>> Congratulations to Allison Knupp, who successfully defended her PhD thesis! 

[November, 2021]

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(Allison third from left)

Grants and Awards

>>  Congratulations to Andy Williams, PhD for receiving a position on the UW Alzheimer’s Disease Training Program Training Grant!

[Summer, 2022]


>> Congratulations to Eiden Brewer on the Mary Gates Undergraduate Research Scholarship​ 

[Spring/Summer 2022]


(Eiden, middle)

>> Congratulations to Swati Mishra, PhD for receiving the UW ADRC Development Grant (Defining the role of endo-lysosomal dysfunction in human microglia harboring Alzheimer’s disease (AD)- predisposing mutations in a 2-dimensional monolayer and a novel 3-dimensional cerebral organoid model system)


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(Swati, middle)

>> Congratulations to Kira Evitts on the Training Grant Fellowship (Biological Mechanisms of Healthy Aging)


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(Kira, left)

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