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Professor Laurel Carney Receives NIH-NIDCD Grant Renewal
November 21, 2013
Professor Laurel Carney received a renewal for another five years for her NIH-NIDCD grant entitled
Auditory Processing of Complex Sounds. The new emphasis for the next five years is to investigate neural coding of speech sounds, starting with vowels. This new direction is possible thanks to the collaboration with Professor Joyce McDonough from the Linguistics Department. This grant will support graduate students and a post-doc in BME, Linguistics, or related fields who are interested in speech coding in the brain.