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Dr. Silvers Receives Joint UC Consortium Seed Grant with Dr. Camelia Hostinar of UC Davis

Dr. Silvers and Dr. Camelia Hostinar of UC Davis were awarded a $10,000 seed grant from the UC Consortium on the Developmental Science of Adolescence to study the influence of the stress hormone cortisol and inflammation on adolescent mental health and well-being. The researchers are particularly interested in internalizing symptoms, such as symptoms of depression,

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Dr. Silvers awarded grant from the Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology

The Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology’s (PNI) Seed Grant Program has awarded Dr. Silvers a grant to study the neuroinflammatory markers of early life stress during adolescent development. The Cousins Center for PNI is part of the¬†UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior. Information about the Seed Grant Program is available here. Congrats, Dr. Silvers!