De
Marco
Lab
RESEARCH SUPPORT

Honors
1995 Stock Exchange Fund Scholar, Buenos Aires, Argentina
1998 Antorchas Foundation Fellowship, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2007 PhD awarded with distinction, Columbia University, New York
2009 Postdoctoral Fellowship, Patterson Trust, Bank of America
2011 C.Storm Underrepresented Minority Fellowship, Excitatory Synapses & Brain Function, GRC
2011 NARSAD Young Investigator Award, Brain and Behavior Research Foundation
2012 K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award, National Institute of Mental Health (MH095825)
2015 Pediatric Epilepsies Award, Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy
2016 Leon Levy Fellowship Award, Leon Levy Foundation
2016 Frueauff Foundation Award
2017 Travel Award. AXON2017 conference, Austria

Ongoing grants
1R01MH110553 – 01. De Marco Garcia, Natalia (PI).
07/01/16-06/30/2021. Neural mechanism for the assembly of GABAergic circuits in the cerebral cortex.
Role: PI

5R01MH083680-08. Stuhlmann, Heidi; De Marco Garcia, Natalia (co-PI).
07/01/16-06/30/2019. Title: MicroRNA function in the development of cerebral cortex. This proposal will address a fundamental question of how a regulatory loop of miRNAs, their target genes and host genes controls proper cortical development.
Role: co-PI