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Summer fun with a purpose

Camp led by MBI members helps kids with OCD and anxiety, advances research.

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Dr. Michael Okun discusses living with Parkinson’s

Following Alan Alda’s announcement that he has Parkinson’s, Dr. Michael Okun explains in an article for The Conversation that it’s a livable disease, but there’s a critical shortage of doctors to treat it.

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New Comprehensive Spine Center opens

MBI members played key roles in development of new UF Health Comprehensive Spine Center.

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Learning beyond the lab

The MBI’s Trainee Enhancement Opportunities program offers new opportunities for neuroscience trainees to get unique career-building experiences outside of the lab.

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Dr. Michela Gallagher delivers 2018 Luttge Lectureship

The Luttge Lectureship, established and sponsored by the McKnight Brain Research Foundation, honors the memory of Bill Luttge, Ph.D., founding director of UF’s brain institute.

2017 Year in Review: McKnight Brain Institute

Read about our faculty and staff’s accomplishments in 2017.

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Dr. Melissa Armstrong leads development of new disorders of consciousness guidelines

Aug 10th, 2018

Melissa Armstrong, M.D., M.Sc., was senior author on a new guideline highlighting the importance of an accurate diagnosis and proper care for those in vegetative and minimally conscious states.

Social Feature

Follow the McKnight Brain Institute on social media

Jul 20th, 2018

Check out the newly launched official McKnight Brain Institute social media accounts, a great source for news coming out of the MBI.

Researchers in the Spotlight

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Research Snapshots: Drs. Abbi Hernandez & Sara Burke

Aug 16th, 2018

The vulnerability of particular brain regions in old age that are important for problem-solving and reasoning.

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Examining the link between contact sports and neurological disease

Aug 13th, 2018

Steven DeKosky, M.D., professor of neurology and deputy director of the McKnight Brain Institute, was recently featured in a story published by the American Academy of Neurology's Brain & Life magazine revisiting the paper he co-authored with Dr. Bennet Omalu about CTE.

Destination UF Health – Dr. Duane Mitchell

Department Events

Aug16

GMS7794 - Neuroscience

From 9:00am until 10:00am

Aug17

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

From 12:00pm until 1:30pm

Aug20

CSB Seminar Series

From 4:00pm until 5:00pm

Aug21

Neurology Grand Rounds

From 12:00pm until 1:00pm

Aug22

Neuroimaging Research Meeting

From 2:30pm until 4:00pm

Aug23

GMS7794 - Neuroscience

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Aug24

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

From 12:00pm until 1:30pm