Hillary Decastro
Neuropathy Cure

AwardHonorable Mention

SchoolOrange High School

CityPepper Pike, Ohio

TeacherMaureen Cavotta

InternNaTasha Clark

MediumColored Pencil

Artist's Statement

My art piece shows a rat doctor with a pill that is the new neuropathic cure. My rat patient at the right side of the piece has band aids in his head because he just got out of brain surgery. My piece is very literal and simple; it goes around curing neuropathy in rats.


NaTasha Clark

A New Strategy to Treat Neuropathic Pain in Rats