2020 AWARDEES


Constanza Cortes Rodriguez, BSc, PhD — Assistant Professor
Department of Cell, Development, & Integrative Biology
UAB – School of Medicine
Project Title: Enhanced Skeletal Muscle as a Novel Exercise Mimetic Maintaining Stem Cell Resilience in the Aging CNS

Roy Martin PhD— Associate Professor
Department of Neurology
UAB – School of Medicine
Project Title: Presurgery Cognitive Status as a Predictor of Post-Operative Delirium in Older Adults Undergoing Elective Surgery

Noha Sharafeldin MBBCh, MSc, PhD Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology & Oncology
UAB — School of Medicine
Project Title: Study of cognitive outcomes in advanced prostate cancer patients treated with combined androgen deprivation  and second-
                       generation androgen blocker therapies

Edward Taub, PhD — Professor
Department of Psychology
UAB – College of Arts and Sciences
Project Title: A New Form of Rehabilitation for Chronic Cognitive Impairment after Critical Care for Covid-19 and Other Conditions