August 17, 2015

Vanderbilt researchers promise #WeWillNotGiveUp until diseases are cured!

In the latest VUCast: Learn how researchers behind a life-saving social media campaign are promising #WeWillNotGiveUp; find out how your brain “sees” in the dark; and hear about the No. 1 ranking that’s making Vanderbilt students happy. Watch now!

When you think about research being done at universities and hospitals—do you think positively or negatively? Unfortunately, some Americans worry tax dollars are being wasted. That’s why a group of Vanderbilt research students are sharing why they will not give up on curing diseases through a grassroots social media campaign.

Victoria Cavener is a PhD candidate in Cell and Molecular Neuroscience

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