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Ciearra Smith awarded prestigious Neuroscience Scholars fellowship

Graduate biomedical sciences student developing new techniques to study nicotine receptors in the brain

Date Posted: Thursday, September 28, 2017
By: Sandra Gray

Ciearra Smith

The Society for Neuroscience has named Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences student Ciearra Smith a Neuroscience Scholar. One of only 15 students nationwide selected for the prestigious fellowship, Smith is researching genetic underpinnings of nicotine dependence and withdrawal in the lab of Paul Gardner, PhD.

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