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Vanessa Brown Receives VTCRI Medical Research Scholar Award


Vanessa Brown, graduate student in the Clinical Science program will receive a 2014-15 Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute Medical Research Scholar award. The competitive award provides support for the year up to $35,000. Vanessa was one of six awardees. She works with Dr. Pearl Chiu and has authored five papers and six poster presentations. Vanessa's dissertation research is on the neural substrates of reward and punishment learning in major depression.