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Congratulations to NPP’s Maria Fitzgerald

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Congratulations to Professor Maria Fitzgerald, FRS, who has been awarded Honorary Membership of the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) for exceptional accomplishments in pain research.
The Fitzgerald lab at UCL is internationally recognised for pioneering work in the basic developmental neurobiology of pain and is a world leader in science of pain in infants and children. 

Congratulations to NPP's Dr Isaac Bianco

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Dr Isaac Bianco (NPP, Division of Biosciences) and Dr Elena Dreosti (WIBR, Division of Medicine) are part of a consortium of 13 academics and European SMEs that has been successfully awarded an EC Horizon 2020 Innovative Training Networks funding. Their “ZENITH" programme will train 15 graduate students who will undertake highly interdisciplinary systems neuroscience projects investigating sensorimotor processing. Students will work in at least two labs in two European countries and also benefit from a range of workshops, symposia and industrial internships. The programme will start in September 2019.

Dr Vilaiwan Fernandes receives a Wellcome-Beit Prize

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We are pleased to report Dr Vilaiwan Fernandes (research profile) was awarded a Wellcome-Beit Prize of £25,000 for her research "Exploring glial roles in sculpting brain development ".
This prize is awarded to promising fellows in additional recognition of their success in obtaining a Wellcome Trust Fellowship to enable them to develop into independent researchers and leaders in their chosen fields.

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