Michael D. Rugg, Ph.d.

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New beginnings for Paul and welcoming Sandra to the fNIM lab.

November 11, 2020

Dr. Paul Hill, our former postdoc, is leaving the fNIM lab to join the Human Spatial Cognition Lab with Dr. Arne Ekstrom at the University…

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Welcoming Muneeza Sheikh to the fNIM Lab!

July 17, 2020

We are thrilled to welcome a new lab member: Muneeza Sheikh! Muneeza is currently an undergraduate at UT Dallas majoring in Healthcare Studies. Her research interests include understanding…

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Warmest wishes to Erin and Mel

June 30, 2020

We bid a fond farewell to Dr. Erin Horne and Mel Racenstein who are leaving the fNIM lab to pursue great things in their careers.…

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We continue our work from home

April 28, 2020

Although our lab has paused all data collection, and the previously advertised presentations which were to take place in April at the Cognitive Aging Conference…

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Cognitive Aging Conference

January 22, 2020

Members of the fNIM lab will be attending the Cognitive Aging Conference (CAC) in Atlanta, GA from April 16 to 19, 2020. Dr. Rugg will…

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The fNIM lab has a great success at the Society for Neuroscience conference

December 25, 2019

Six members of the fNIM lab presented their work at the 49th Annual Society for Neuroscience meeting which took place in October in Chicago, IL.…

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fNIM Lab to present latest research at the Society for Neuroscience Meeting

October 4, 2019

fNIM lab is going to Chicago later this month to attend SfN’s Neuroscience 2019 meeting. Members of our lab will be presenting research findings from…

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Celebrating Dr. Erin Horne at Doctoral Hooding Ceremony.

August 27, 2019

We are delighted to be celebrating the achievements of Dr. Erin Horne who was hooded at a doctoral hooding ceremony earlier this month. Erin, a…

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New beginnings – Students join lab to study emotional memory

August 1, 2019

Derek, a PhD student, and Kalynn, an MS student, will work on an upcoming research project examining how emotional states affect neural mechanisms of memory.…

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Erin Horne successfully defends her PhD dissertation.

May 21, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Erin Horne who successfully defended her doctoral dissertation titled: “The Neural correlates of recollection and post-retrieval monitoring in younger and older adults“.…

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