05.03.2021: Owen Leitzel joined the lab as a Researcher II. Welcome Owen!
05.03.2021: Jose Francis de Oliveira joined the lab as a postdoctoral researcher. Welcome Jose!
01.19.2021: Victoria King joined the lab as a rotation graduate student. Welcome Tori!
12.09.2020: Minae had her presentation at the 59th Annual Meeting of American College of Neuropsychopharmacology.
11.30.2020: Alp Turgut and Rohit Reddy joined the lab as undergraduate students. Welcome Alp and Rohit!
10.22.2020: Kongpyung successfully extended his fellowship from the Takeda science foundation. Congrats Kongpyung!
10.01.2020: Minae was promoted to Associate Professor.
10.01.2020: Nori has been awarded an Emerging Scholar from the UAB Civitan International Research Center. Congrats Nori!
07.09.2020: The Niwa lab has been awarded a supplemental fund from NIMH.
04.01.2020: Norimichi Ito joined the lab as a postdoctoral fellow. Welcome Nori!
02.03.2020: Kongpyung attended an Optogenetic Innovation Laboratory Workshop.
01.24&02.28.2020: Kongpyung had his presentation at UAB GBS interview weekends poster sessions.
12.10.2019: Minae had her presentation at the 58th Annual Meeting of American College of Neuropsychopharmacology.
10.07.2019: Soumya Khanna joined the lab as an undergraduate student. Welcome Soumya!
09.18.2019: Rahul had his poster presentation at the UASOM Dale J. Benos Medical Student Research Day 2019. Congratulations Rahul on the first place in the section of Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases!
08.26.2019: Hector Caceres joined the lab as an undergraduate student. Welcome Hector!
08.20.2019: Dania Mallah joined the Niwa and Kano labs as a Researcher II. Welcome Dania!
08.16.2019: Kongpyung had his poster presentation at the UAB GBS/Joint Health Sciences 2019 Research Symposium.
07.17.2019: Kongpyung attended an in vivo Ca imaging Accelerate workshop.
06.10.2019: Rahul joined the lab as a medical student. Welcome Rahul!
04.26.2019: Rahul Gaini, a medical student, has been awarded a summer research fellowship through the Short Term Training in Health Professional Schools T35/NIH/SRTP. Congrats Rahul!
04.16.2019: Minae gave a talk at UAB psychiatry annual research symposium.
04.13.2019: The Niwa Lab receives a 5-year R01 research grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to understand the role of adolescent stress in postpartum mood and cognition.
04.01.2019: Kongpyung has been awarded a fellowship from the Takeda science foundation. Congrats Kongpyung!
03.01.2019: Kongpyung Kim joined the lab as a postdoctoral researcher. Welcome Kongpyung!
02.18.2019: Minae attended the Neuroimaging course 2019 at the Max Plank Florida Institute for Neuroscience.
01.01.2019: The Niwa Lab officially started @ UAB.