January 2016

Suzie's poster, entitled, "Complex Influences of Anterior Temporal Degeneration of Hopelessness and Dysphoria", was accepted for the 2016 Society for Affective Science (SAS) conference. Catch her presentation at 6:45PM on March 17th, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago!

December 2015

We'd like to wrap up the year by noting how prolific Dr. Shinigawa has been in 2015, with a total of 5 accepted papers! The two most recent titled, "Classifying eating-related problems among institutionalized people with dementia", and "Neural basis of motivational approach and withdrawal behaviors in neurodegenerative disease" published in Psychiatry Clinical Neuroscience and Brain Behavior, respectively. Fantastic work, Dr. Shinigawa!

November 2015

We are happy to announce our newest team member, Dr. Gianina Toller. Dr. Toller has joined our lab all the way from Switzerland, where she recently completed her PHD, studying epilepsy at the Swiss Epilepsy Center. She will be working closely with Kate Rankin and other team members on the Functional Imaging Project, studying socioemotional functioning in patients with bvFTD. Welcome, Dr. Toller!

October 2015

The Rankin Lab attended the annual UCSF MAC Retreat at the Memory and Aging Center.

Check out this group photo!