Emily Holt Receives Rodney Parsons Award
2019 Jun 27
Emily Holt won the Rodney Parsons Award at UVM's College of Arts and Sciences Awards Ceremony held May 17.
This award is given annually to graduating senior neuroscience majors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in scholarship, leadership, and research in the field of neuroscience. The award is named for Rodney Parsons, who joined the UVM faculty in 1967, and served as Chair of the Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology from 1979-2013, and since 2001 has served as the Director of the UVM Center of Biomedical Research Excellence in Neuroscience. In addition to maintaining an outstanding research program, Dr. Parsons played an integral leadership role in developing and promoting neuroscience research and education at UVM.