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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: CSRD Research Career Scientist Award Application
Principal Investigator:

Mieke Verfaellie

Location: Boston, MA
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: October 2020 - September 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $237,645
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The aim of my research is (1) to elucidate the cognitive and neural bases of human memory, through a detailed characterization of the memory deficits seen in patients with medial temporal lobe (MTL) amnesia secondary to neurological disorders such as encephalitis, stroke, or anoxic injury and through neuroimaging studies of individuals with intact memory; and (2) to elucidate the clinical impact of memory disorders in a variety of syndromes in which memory is one of the presenting complaints. Wi...

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