All Posts

Dr. Michael Okun

What is the link between Parkinson’s and Ali’s death?

Published: June 7th, 2016

While Muhammad Ali knocked out a slew of boxing greats inside the ring, his toughest battle was that against Parkinson’s disease. Michael Okun, M.D., chair of the UF Department of Neurology […]

Neuroscience interns present their research

Published: June 1st, 2016

Please join us as the first cohort of the Summer Neuroscience Internship Program “SNIP” students present their research. Thursday, Aug. 4 Noon-2 pm LG-110A/B McKnight Brain Institute  

New UF Health Neuromedicine Hospital to open in 2018

Published: June 1st, 2016

Two new hospitals –  the UF Health Neuromedicine Hospital and the UF Health Heart & Vascular Hospital – are currently under construction and set to become the Southeast’s most advanced center for […]

New MBI fact sheet published

Published: June 1st, 2016

The MBI’s mission is to understand how normal central nervous system development and function contribute to higher cognitive functions, including lifelong learning and memory, through complex interactive neural circuitries that produce all […]

Regina Bussing, M.D., named chair of the UF department of psychiatry

Published: May 31st, 2016

University of Florida College of Medicine leaders have appointed Regina Bussing, M.D., chair of the department of psychiatry. Bussing, a leader in developing comprehensive treatment approaches to attention deficit hyperactivity […]

MBI hosts new McKnight Neuromedicine Scholars Speaker Series

Published: May 2nd, 2016

The Evelyn F. and William L. McKnight Brain Institute of the University of Florida has launched a new speaker series as both a training opportunity and a venue to showcase the […]

MBI hosts Clinical Translation in Cognitive Aging and Memory Symposium

Published: February 17th, 2016

This symposium highlighted UF’s Age-related Memory Loss Program and its Cognitive Aging and Memory – Clinical Translational Research Program.

UF, Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida receive funding for Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

UF, Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida receive funding for Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

Published: September 9th, 2015

The National Institutes of Health is providing funds to University of Florida Health and Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach to establish a center dedicated to Alzheimer’s disease research.

New Multiphoton / Super Resolution Imaging System Coming to MBI

New Multiphoton / Super Resolution Imaging System Coming to MBI

Published: August 28th, 2015

We are pleased to announce a new Nikon Multiphoton / Super Resolution Imaging System coming this fall. This advanced Nikon A1RMPsi-STORM 4.0 will allow UF researchers to image deeper than […]

Nikon Multiphoton / Super Resolution Imaging System

Published: August 28th, 2015

This advanced Nikon A1RMPsi-STORM 4.0 allows UF researchers to image deeper than traditional confocal limitations, reconstruct super resolution structure and utilize single confocal imaging.