Pest control: A profile of Laura Duvall, PhD

Laura Duvall and Washington University shield logo

From circadian rhythms in Drosophila to feeding and mating in mosquito, Duvall is revealing the inner workings of insect behavior—and how to manipulate it.

Neuroscience philosopher: A profile of David Kaplan, PhD

David Kaplan

The cognitive neuroscientist at Macquarie University got his first wet lab experience as a postdoc at WashU, and now addresses those same questions about hand-eye coordination and sensory-motor integration in his research on surgeons’ skills.

Sabin Nettles receives SfN Next Generation Award

Sabin Nettles

Nettles has led outreach efforts to bring neuroscience into St. Louis classrooms, all while making inroads into the biology of Rett Syndrome for her graduate research in Harrison Gabel’s lab.