Congratulations to two CEBH trainees who were awarded individual NIH Fellowships in the past year and a half!
Trainee Maureen Shader (HESP) was awarded an F32 for her application entitled, "Temporal Processing Ability in Older Cochlear-Implant Users." Maureen is co-mentored by Matt Goupell and Sandra Gordon-Salant
Congratulations to postdoctoral trainee Katie von Holzen and her co-author, Christina Bergmann, who won the Metalab Contribution Challenge sponsored by the Berkeley Initiative for Transparency in the Social Sciences.
A team of four University of Maryland researchers has been awarded a $1M, 18-month cooperative agreement by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for “An Optimization-Based Approach to Breaking the Neural Code.” The project is part of DARPA’s Lagrange program.
The principal investigator is Professor Steve Marcus (ECE/ISR). He is joined by three co-investigators: ISR-affiliated Assistant Professor Behtash Babadi (ECE), Professor Michael Fu (BMGT/ISR) and Professor Jonathan Simon (ECE/Biology/ISR).
Dr. Sandra Gordon-Salant received the Honors of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association in November! This is the highest honor the Association bestows, and recognizes members of the association who have made “distinguished contributions to the discipline.”