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Zigmond named Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Michael Zigmond, PhD, Professor of Neurology has been named an AAAS Fellow in honor of his efforts to advance science. The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world's largest general scientific society, recognized him for his contributions to understanding the factors that influence neurodegenerative disease and for his service to academia, including his promotion of professional development and ethics training.  In addition to his research efforts, Zigmond is actively involved in several educational activities. He was the founding director of the Survival Skills and Ethics Program which provides workshops on professional skills and responsible conduct, and directs two training grants in the neurosciences sponsored by the National Institutes of Health. (1/10)