Neurotransmitter modulation of neural circuits.
University of California, San Diego, Ph.D.
Brandeis University, B.A.
Awards and Honors
George A. Miller Prize, Cognitive Neuroscience Society (2012)
Karl Spenser Lashley Prize, American Philosophical Society (2012)
Honorary Doctor of Science, Bowdoin College (2010)
Fellow, Biophysical Society (2008)
Past President, Society for Neuroscience (2008)
Member, National Academy of Sciences (2007)
President, Society for Neuroscience (2007 - 2008)
Gerard Prize, Society for Neuroscience (2005)
Trustee of the Grass Foundation (2002 - 2005)
Women in Neuroscience Mika Salpeter Lifetime Achievement Award (2002 - 2003)
Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences (2001)
Forbes Lecturer, MBL (2001)
MERIT (Method to Extend Rewearch in Time) Award, National Institutes of Health (1995 - 2000)
McKnight Endowment fund for Neuroscience Investigator Award (1994)
Victor and Gwendolyn Beinfield Chair (1994)
Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (1992 - 1993)
Jacob Javits Neuroscience Investigator Award, National Advisory Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stroke Council (1987 - 1994)
Sloan Foundation Fellowship (1980)
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