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Epilepsy Awareness Month

posted Nov 1, 2017, 12:44 PM by Chris Krook-Magnuson

November is Epilepsy Awareness Month.  For information visit the Epilepsy Foundation, Minnesota at:

Zoé Christenson Wick's Image selected for the cover of the November 2017 JNR

posted Oct 30, 2017, 11:26 AM by Chris Krook-Magnuson

Zoé's image was selected to be the cover image of the December 2017 issue of the Journal Of Neuroscience Research. Congrats!

Rise Above Seizures Walk 2017

posted Sep 11, 2017, 8:40 PM by K-M Lab   [ updated Sep 20, 2017, 12:32 PM ]

Members of the KM Lab will be walking in the EFMN's "2017 Rise Above Seizures Walk" under the team name "Scientists against Seizures".
In order to raise money and awareness for this cause, we held bake sale on Friday 9/15/2017 from 11am-2pm in Moos Tower. 

  For more information on the Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota (EFMN), please visit their website at

Zoé Christenson Wick is awarded a Hello Bio Travel Award

posted Jun 13, 2017, 9:32 AM by K-M Lab

Congratulations to Zoé for receiving a Hello Bio Travel Award in order to attend the Gordon Research Conference 'Inhibition in the CNS' in Les Diablerets, Switzerland.

The IWSP8 will be held in Minneapolis this August!

posted May 14, 2017, 5:55 PM by Chris Krook-Magnuson

The IWSP8 will be held in Minneapolis this August! Details for The ICTALS2017 Conference "Designing the next generation of closed loop seizure control" can be found here:

Job Opening - 317038 - Position has been filled

posted Apr 24, 2017, 1:37 PM by K-M Lab   [ updated Jun 1, 2017, 8:43 AM by Chris Krook-Magnuson ]

06/01/2017 Update: The position has been filled

The Krook-Magnuson lab is hiring a technician (Researcher I).
For more information, search for the job listing number 317038 (the number changed 4/24/2017) at the following site:

Senator Franken came to the U to discuss NIH Funding

posted Apr 18, 2017, 8:03 PM by Chris Krook-Magnuson   [ updated Apr 18, 2017, 8:24 PM ]

It was great to hear from Senator Franken that funding for NIH has bipartisan support in congress. 
Call your representatives to express your support!
For UMN community: UMN Action Alert
For everyone: Contact your Representatives

Welcome to the world Alister!

posted Mar 6, 2017, 8:01 PM by Chris Krook-Magnuson

Congratulations to Wilson and Danyi!!!  They are the proud new parents of little Alister.  We can't wait to meet the little one!

Best Undergraduate Research Mentor

posted Mar 6, 2017, 7:58 PM by Chris Krook-Magnuson

Esther is honored to have received the Golden Pipettes award "Best Undergraduate Research Mentor" by the CBS Student Board.

Congrats to Martha Streng on receiving a Milne & Brandenburg Research Award

posted Mar 6, 2017, 7:55 PM by Chris Krook-Magnuson

Congrats to future lab member Martha Streng on receiving a Milne & Brandenburg Research Award. 

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