Advocacy group Autism Speaks has named Nicole Zurcher Wimmer one of the 2014 class of Meixner Postdoctoral Fellows in Translational Research.
Seed grant funding will advance accelerated diffusion and functional MRI scans for children with autism
Dara Manoach and Co-PI Susan Whitfield-Gabrieli have received seed grant funding from the Simons Center for the Social Brain at MIT. The funding is for a project entitled "Development of accelerated diffusion and functional MRI scans with real-time motion tracking for children with autism." Investigators Dylan Tisdall, Andre van der Kouwe, Paul Wighton, Anastasia Yendiki and Kawin Setsompop will also contribute to this effort.