Newest McNair Scholar named at Baylor College of Medicine

Dr. François St-Pierre Dr. François St-Pierre, a quantitative neuroscientist and neuroengineer, has been named the newest McNair Scholar at Baylor College of Medicine. The McNair Scholar program at Baylor identifies influential researchers in breast and pancreatic cancer, juvenile diabetes and neuroscience. It is supported by The Robert and Janice McNair Foundation and managed by the McNair Medical Institute. “I am honored to be selected as a McNair Scholar and to join a community of researchers who are leaders in their respective fields. Given the generosity of Robert and Janice McNair and of The Robert and Janice McNair Foundation, I now have the resources to develop new technology to study how the brain functions normally and how brain circuits change in neurological diseases,” St-Pierre said. St-Pierre’s research focuses on optical methods…


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