2017 Distinguished Visiting Scientists Awarded

The Kavli NDI Visiting Scientist Program was developed to foster collaborations between Kavli NDI members and internationally renowned scientists. 

Visiting scientists are hosted by Kavli NDI to share their expertise and stimulate interdisciplinary scientific interactions that advance our understanding of the structure and function of the brain.

The 2017 Kavli NDI Distinguished Visiting Scientists are: 



INGEBI CONICET, Universidad de Buenos Aires

Hosted by: Paul Fuchs, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Project: Structure and function analyses of how calcium influx, endoplasmic storage and release may contribute to synaptic function.



Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School

Hosted by: Xinzhong Dong, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Neuroscience

Project: Advanced methods to determine glial cells influence on nerves, pain transmission and sensation.



Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience/ Centre for Neural - NTNU

Hosted by: Michael Miller, Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Project: Development of a common representation of structural data on animal models, AD patients, and healthy humans focussing on the entorhinal-hippocampal system.


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