Channel

National Institutes of Health

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R&D Budget

$30.1 billion

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Number of Labs

900+

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Number of Scientists

6,000


PROFILE

Rahilla Tarfa

National Institutes of Health

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Trying to find the causes of Parkinson's disease in dopamine neurons

Primary Research

Neuroscience

Challenges

Parkinson's Disease

“The single-most important thing is to keep being curious.”
– Rahilla Tarfa

Are you curious enough?

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curious about the neurons affected by Parkinson's disease
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ABOUT Rahilla Tarfa

  • Nationality
  • American
  • Were my parents scientists?
  • Neither
  • Am I worrier?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I imaginative?
  • Yes
  • Am I competitive?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I spontaneous or a planner?
  • Both