Dr. Frick receives a 2020 UW System Regent Scholar Award

Dr. Frick is one of 3 recipients of a 2020 UW System Regent Scholar Award. The Regent Scholar program recognizes individual faculty or campus programs that undertake undergraduate research projects having the potential to foster innovation, entrepreneurship, and talent development.

Click here for an article about the award in the UWM Report.

A link to the press release announcing the awards can be found here.

A video that highlights our lab’s Regent Scholar project can be found here.

“Estrogens and Memory” published by Oxford University Press!

Dr. Frick’s edited book on estrogens and memory is now available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or the Oxford University Press website!

This book is a compendium of chapters from the world’s leading researchers who study the effects of estrogens on memory and brain function in species ranging from rodents to humans. The topics cover both basic research and clinical studies to provide a translational perspective on the role that estrogens play in regulating memory throughout the lifespan.

Miranda Schwabe wins Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid for Research!

Graduate student Miranda Schwabe has been awarded a Grant-in-Aid for Research from the scientific research honor society Sigma Xi.  This $1,000 grant will be used for Miranda’s Masters project to understand the role of the nucleus reuniens of the thalamus in mediating memory on its own and in concert with the medial prefrontal cortex and dorsal hippocampus.  Congratulations Miranda!