Meredith Reid receives Civitan Emerging Scholars Grant

Meredith Reid, a Ph.D. student in Biomedical Engineering, was awarded a Civitan International Research Center Emerging Scholar Grant. The grant will provide $25,000 toward her current research project. The goal of Reid’s project is to characterize the neuroanatomical correlates of impaired cognition in schizophrenia. A technique called diffusion tensor imaging is used to examine the integrity of the brain's white matter and its relation to cognitive dysfunction in people with schizophrenia.

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