Postdoctoral fellow joins neurobiology faculty
Dr. Chrysanthi Fergani, a postdoctoral fellow in neuroendocrinology, has joined the Medical Center faculty as an instructor in neurobiology and anatomical science.
After receiving the DVM from the University of Thessaly, Greece, in 2006, Fergani earned the MSc in 2008 and a PhD in neuroendocrinology in 2011 at the University of Liverpool, United Kingdom. She then did postdoctoral training in neuroendocrinology at the University of Michigan from 2011-12 and at UMMC from 2012-14.
An active member of several professional societies, including the Society for Neuroscience and the Society for Endocrinology, Fergani has coauthored five articles in peer-reviewed professional publications and nine abstracts. She has served as an adjunct teacher in neuroendocrinology at Millsaps College since 2013.