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Professor Awarded $3 Million NIH Grant to Study Language Impairments in Developing Brain

Professor Awarded $3 Million NIH Grant to Study Language Impairments in Developing Brain

A professor at The University of Texas at Austin has received a $3.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the neural basis of language development in order to better identify and treat children with learning impairments.

Health Behavior and Health Education Professors Receive Grant for Tobacco Use and Marketing Research

AUSTIN, Texas — Two University of Texas at Austin College of Education professors are among several scholars nationwide to receive funding from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study trends in young people’s tobacco use and the extent to which targeted marketing is contributing to an increase…   » Continue Reading

Texas Researchers Tackle Influenza by Studying Human Behavior

Texas Researchers Tackle Influenza by Studying Human Behavior

Lauren Ancel Meyers and Paul Damien will participate in a $3 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to fight influenza and other diseases by creating models that simulate the complex interplay between human behavior and the spread of disease.