Melanie receives a Bass Connections pilot grant to support her thesis study which will enroll individuals with low levels of depression and anxiety (who are currently excluded from our neuroscience research) into our study on health behavior change.
New R24 grant funded to support the Scientific Research Network on Decision Neuroscience and Aging currently co-directed by Gregory Samanez-Larkin (PI) and Nichole Lighthall.
New R25 grant funded to support a summer school in neuroeconomics and social neuroscience to be co-directed by Gregory Samanez-Larkin (PI), Molly Crockett, and Jamil Zaki.
New R25 grant funded to facilitate collaboration between academic scientists and the private sector to be co-directed by Laura Carstensen (MPI) at the Stanford Center on Longevity and Gregory Samanez-Larkin (MPI) at the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences.
New R01 grant funded to examine how individual and age differences in dopamine receptors, release, and transporters are related to individual differences in decision making. The project is a collaboration between the Zald lab at Vanderbilt and the Samanez-Larkin lab at Yale.