Dr. Jacqueline “Jacki” Crawley will be taking the Robert E. Chason chair in translational research at the UC Davis MIND Institute. From NIH Record:
“Among the numerous honors Crawley has received over her career are the Distinguished Scientist Award of the International Behavioural and Neural Genetics Society, the Marjorie A. Myers Lifetime Achievement Award of the International Behavioral Neuroscience Society and the Autism Awareness Day Keynote Award. She is looking forward to collaborating with clinical experts in autism research, allowing her to develop better models of autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders, with the ultimate goal of discovering effective therapeutics.”
Read more at the NIH Record.