Whether you are a current member of Nu Rho Psi or interested learning more about the neuroscience honor society, please plan to attend our virtual member meeting and social via Zoom from 7:00PM to 8:30PM (EST). on Thursday, October 22nd. Our goal is to have at least one representative from each chapter. Pre-register using the link at the bottom of this page.

In line with our 2020-2021 Annual Theme – The Gut-Brain Connection, or keynote speaker will be Susan Erdman, DVM, MPH, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Professor Erdman’s research focuses on the influences of the gut microbiome on cancer, the brain, behavior and cognition. Following the her brief presentation, there will be a brief question and answer period.

In preparation for this opportunity for questions and answers, we have posted a related TEDx Talk by Professor Erdmand and links to research publications and other resources related to the 2020-2021 Annual Theme: CLICK HERE.

During the virtual meeting we will recognize the 2020-2021 recipients of various awards and grants:

  • 2020 Chapter of the Year Award
  • 2020 Outstanding Faculty member of the Year
  • 2020 Outstanding Student Member of the Year
  • 2020-2021 Chapter Activity Grant Awards
  • 2020-2021 Undergraduate Research Awards
  • 2020 Regional Conference Poster Awards

We are also seeking input from the membership to launch other member initiatives, to choose the topic of the 2021-2022 Annual Theme, and to identify other means to best serve the membership and advance the goals of the honor society society.

To insure you do not miss any of the virtual meeting: Pre-register HERE. Preregistration Once you have registered you will receive an email from the NRP Secretary (coleman.jam@northeastern.edu) with further information regarding the meeting and a reminder to add the event to their calendar.