University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
St. Louis, Missouri – United States
Aimee Morris is enrolled in the medical scientist training program at the University of Rochester and is pursuing a PhD in Neuroscience with a focus on functional neuroimaging of dystonia and essential tremor. She received a Bachelor of Music degree and Performance Certificate from the Eastman School of Music in 2010. After completing her undergraduate degree, she began pursuing a doctor of medicine degree at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and was accepted into the Academic Research Track in 2013 and awarded a one-year TL1 fellowship through the Clinical and Translational Science Institute to study focal embouchure dystonia in the lab of Jonathan Mink. She joined the Medical Scientist Training Program the following year and began her PhD training in the Neuroscience Graduate Program in the fall of 2014 where she has pursued her research into the mechanisms of focal embouchure dystonia and related movement disorders under the direction of Drs. Jonathan Mink and Joel Perlmutter. She earned a Master of Science in Neuroscience in 2016.
Thursday, November 7
3:16 PM – 3:33 PM