BIOOOOO Dr. Brenda Bloodgood was a postdoctoral fellow and received her Ph.D. in Neurobiology (2006) from Harvard Medical School. She completed her BS Animal Physiology and Neuroscience at UCSD (2001). Brenda is a Searle and Pew scholar and the recipient of an NIH New Innovator Award. As a postdoc she was a Helen Hay Whitney, Charles A. King Trust and L’Oreal for Women in Science Fellow and a recipient of the Dorsett L. Spurgeon Research Award, and Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award.