Topic: neuroscience


Neuroscience Center

Tulane School of Medicine opened the Clinical Neuroscience Research Center, a new center aimed at improving care for patients with neurological diseases. Dr. Gregory Bix is the center’s director, and Dr. Xiaoying Wang is the center’s program director of brain injury and research. Bix’s goal is to build on the university’s existing stroke research and expand efforts in traumatic brain injury, aging and dementia.

Outdoor portrait of Stacy Drury

New Hope for a New Generation

Are the clues to reducing community problems like poverty, bullying and crime held at the tip of a chromosome?

Monique Cola

Monique Cola: Scientist & Principal

Monique Cola (G ’04) trained as a neuroscientist, then pivoted to an academic career — for the love of research. Now, as principal of Sci High, she encourages high schoolers to be STEM-literate and to consider STEM careers.

Emma Louise Brandt Elston

Adding Life to Years

Tulane researchers are uncovering the science behind aging and learning how to add life to additional years.

Student photo collage

Challenge Accepted

With a focus on enhancing the undergraduate experience, Tulane encourages students to challenge themselves.