November 13, 2001
Flu Fighter Webster To Give Kinyoun Lecture, Nov. 19
Campus Building Like No Other
New Porter Neuroscience Facility Will Be One of World's Largest
By Carla Garnett
The soon-to-be-built John Edward Porter Neuroscience Research
Center will be like no other building on campus, because of the
unique interinstitute cooperation of the investigators who will
conduct research in the building, according to NIMH director Dr.
Steve Hyman. Hyman, along with former NINDS director Dr.
Gerald Fischbach, initiated the concept for the new laboratory
building in discussions with former NIH director Dr. Harold
NINDS/NIMH Celebrate Brain Science at Gala
By Shannon E. Garnett
Brain science has come a long way in the last 50 years. We now
know more about the brain and nervous system than ever before.
Yet, there is still much to learn and more research to do. That was
the resounding message heard at the jointly sponsored
NINDS-NIMH 50th Anniversary Symposium held recently at the
Natcher Conference Center.