Maurizio Grimaldi has joined Southern Research Institute to lead its drug-discovery team in efforts to develop new drugs for neurological and CNS disorders, SRI said last month. Prior to joining SRI, Grimaldi conducted research at the National Institute for Neurological Disorders and Stroke, the National Institute for Child and Human Development, and the National Institute for Mental Health.

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