Michael D. Rugg, Ph.d.

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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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fNIM lab welcomes Dr. Wei Wang!

April 5, 2019

We are excited to welcome Dr. Wei Wang as a visiting research scientist in our lab. Dr. Wang received his PhD in psychology from Capital…

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fNIM lab at Cognitive Neuroscience Society meeting.

April 1, 2019

The fNIM lab recently attended the 26th Annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society in San Francisco, March 23-26, 2019. We had a great representation…

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New study on Neural selectivity highlighted in Science Magazine

February 18, 2019

fNIM lab receives a shout-out for our recent publication on age-related neural dedifferentiation. Neural dedifferentiation refers to the reduction of neural selectivity for specific classes…

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