Dr. Dwayne Godwin

Advisor & Consultant

Dr. Dwayne Godwin is Dean of the Graduate School and Professor in the Departments of Neurobiology and Anatomy and the Institute for Regenerative Medicine at Wake Forest University.  He is a neuroscientist with extensive experience in studies of synaptic pharmacology of the brain and translational interests in the physiological basis and neuroimaging of brain injury, alcohol abuse, epilepsy and seizure, Alzheimer’s and PTSD.  Dr. Godwin also has experience creating, developing and administering programs at the interface between science, technology, and business, and experience consulting with the pharmaceutical industry on preclinical drug development. He earned his PhD in Behavioural Neuroscience from the University of Alabama, and completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship at the State University of New York – Stony Brook.