Pcol Alumni Update: Brandon Henderson, PhD


Dr. Brandon Henderson won the Top Student Trainee Oral Presentations Competition at the 9th Annual Drug Abuse Research Symposium held September 12th at the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science in Los Angeles. Brandon obtained his PhD in August, 2011 under Dr. Dennis McKay and he now works at CalTech in Dr. Henry Lester's lab. His presentation, titled Menthol alone alters receptor number and assembly of neuronal nicotinic receptors, can be viewed at:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ml6KyTfCKrQ  To see Brandon's interview about his award, go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zTojYR_0Mp8