Sally Temple is a neuroscientist tracing the natural interactions of differentiating neurons, bringing us
closer to developing effective methods for treating central nervous system damage.
MacArthur Fellowships offer the opportunity for Fellows to accelerate their current activities or
take their work in new directions. The unusual level of independence afforded to Fellows
underscores the spirit of freedom intrinsic to creative endeavors. The extraordinary creativity of
MacArthur Fellows knows neither boundaries nor the constraints of age, place, and endeavor.