Seed Grant Awardees

UCI-183
UCI-186

Winners were announced during the 7th Annual Symposium held on February 25, 2020 at the Beckman Center of the National Academies of Sciences & Engineering in Irvine, California.
And the awardees are…

Aaron Bornstein, PhD Autumn S. Ivy, MD, PhD Kevin T. Beier, PhD
Assistant Professor

Cognitive Science

Assistant Professor

Pediatrics

Assistant Professor

Physiology & Biophysics

Project Title:

A computational model-based investigation of early life adversity effects on event segmentation.

Project Title:

Can adolescent exercise “treat” early-life adversity? Identifying epigenetic targets of early-life experiences using the Emx-NuTRAP mouse.

Project Title:

Identifying neural circuit basis of early life adversity-induced susceptibility to opiate addiction.