News & Updates
Elana Goldenkoff selected to be part of the inaugural cohort for the Quad Fellowship
December 12 2022
Elana one of three UM doctoral candidates and alum selected to receive the Quad Fellowship, a program focused on interdisciplinary innovation and building ties with the new STEM generation. Congratulations Elana!
Jordan Raschi successfully defends her Honors thesis
December 7 2022
Jordan presents her latest results that show the “Behavioral Effects of Network-Targeted High-Definition Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (HD-tDCS) on the Visuomotor Grasping Circuit"
Elana Goldenkoff presents at Society for Neuroscience meeting
November 12-15 2022
Elana presents her latest results that show the additive effects of multiple, spaced cortical paired associative stimulation sessions on cortical excitability in the human motor system at the Society for Neuroscience meeting in San Diego.
B2Lab Volunteers at F.E.M.M.E.S
November 5 2022
B2Lab members Tess Davis, Maxine Kugelmas, and Joe Delusi volunteer at F.E.M.M.E.S. inspiring young minds to love and understand the importance of science!
Publication in Kinesiology Review
Elana Goldenkoff publishes in Journal of Science Policy & Governance
Joe Deluisi joins B2Lab Lab as PhD student
May 1 2022
Congratulations to Joe Deluisi for being accepted into the University of Michigan Kinesiology PhD program!
We look forward to Joe joining the B2Lab in August!
Jordan Raschi featured in The University Record
Dalia Khammash successfully defends her thesis
Autumn Graham presents at 2022 MRADS Spring Research Symposium Presentation
Ginsberg Is... Elana Goldenkoff
New paper in Journal of Gerontology, Series A
January 11 2022
Congratulations to Elana Goldenkoff and Rachel Logue, Dr. Brown's PhD student, on the new publication: Measuring Hand Sensory Function and Force Control in Older Adults: Are Current Hand Assessment Tools Enough?
Elana Goldenkoff helps with Michigan voter redistricting
Doctoral Student Assistantship available for Fall 2022
Welcome to our new lab manager, Ashley Rettmann, CCRP
July 1 2021
After many interviews, we are excited to welcome Ashley Rettmann, our new lab manager, to our lab. We are excited that you have joined our lab!
Dr. Taraz Lee awarded grant funding from the National Parkinson's Foundation
June 30 2021
Elana Goldenkoff, PhD candidate, awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
April 7 2021
Dr. Mike Vesia receives NIH R21 Grant from NINDS
James Brissenden awarded an NIH Training Grant
New Paper in Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience
New Paper in Neuroscience
January 1 2021
Congratulations to Elana Goldenkoff and IONM students - Puyan Gholizadeh and John Bridenstine, as well as our amazing collaborators - Heather McGregor ,Josh Mergos, and Matt Brown on new publication: Reversal of Visual Feedback Modulates Somatosensory Plasticity
Katy Michon joins Polk Lab as a PhD student
September 1 2020
Congratulations to Katy Michon, our former Research Assistant, for being accepted into the University of Michigan Psychology PhD program!
Danielle Destiny successfully defends her Honors thesis
New Paper in JoVE
February 23 2020
Congratulations to Elana Goldenkoff and Movement Science undergraduate students - Amir Mashni and Hannah Lewis, as well as our amazing RA Katy Michon on new publication: Measuring and Manipulating Functionally Specific Neural Pathways in the Human Motor System with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
Now out in J Vis Exp!