2019-2020 Pilot Grant Awardee

Michael Tobia

The Research Center in Minority Institutions’ Pilot Grant Program assists promising junior investigators in career development, with a focus on obtaining pilot data and publications in preparation for external peer-reviewed grant funding.

Michael Tobias, senior research scientist for the Department of Physics, is one of the 2019-2020 Pilot Grant Awardees. Tobias’ project involves the sense of smell and brain connectivity associated with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.

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