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Thomas Allen Woolsey (born 7 April 1963) is an American neuroscientist, currently George H. and Ethel R. Bishop Scholar in Neuroscience at Washington University in St. Louis. [1] [2] [3]

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He was born in Baltimore, studied for his B.S. at the University of Wisconsin (awarded 1956) and was awarded Doctor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University in 1969. [ citation needed ]

He was assistant professor of anatomy (and later also neurobiology) at Washington University from 1971 to 1977, becoming an associate professor from 1977 to 1983, and professor of neurology and neurological surgery since 1984.[ citation needed ]

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