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May 14: Chipotle fundraiser for Facial Pain Research Foundation

Published: May 6th, 2018

All funds raised from this event by the Facial Pain Research Foundation will benefit projects at the McKnight Brain Institute.

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New technique could bring earlier diagnoses for muscular dystrophy, ALS

Published: May 4th, 2018

A new blood test could reveal the genetic roots of muscular dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other disorders caused by the expansion of DNA repeats.

Dr. Jamie Smolen addresses the U.S. drinking problem

Published: April 30th, 2018

Following a recent VA nomination and subsequent withdrawal, alcohol abuse became a part of the national conversation. Read Dr. Smolen’s article in The Conversation on the topic.

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Drs. Bizon, Krause and Setlow named UFRF Professors

Published: April 27th, 2018

Jennifer Bizon, Ph.D., professor of neuroscience and psychiatry, and Barry Setlow, Ph.D., professor of psychiatry, were recently named University of Florida Research Foundation Professors for 2018-2021.

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Dr. Brian Hoh discusses brain aneurysms in The Conversation

Published: April 24th, 2018

Following MLB pitcher’s brain aneurysm, Dr. Brian Hoh discusses this mysterious condition and how it can develop.

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Peripheral Neuropathy Clinic named CMTA Center of Excellence

Published: April 12th, 2018

The Peripheral Neuropathy Clinic at the University of Florida was recently named a Charcot-Marie-Tooth Center of Excellence, one of 17 in the U.S.

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Team-based science to change the way neurobiology research is done in Florida

Published: April 11th, 2018

Sara Burke, Ph.D., assistant professor of neuroscience, was featured by WUFT for her innovative approach to team-based science.

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Dr. Nixon receives RSA’s annual award

Published: April 10th, 2018

Sara Jo Nixon, Ph.D., professor of psychiatry, earned the Research Society on Alcoholism’s 2018 Henri Begleiter Award for Excellence in Research.

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May 12: UF Brain Tumor Education Day

Published: April 7th, 2018

UF Brain Tumor Education Day will offer patients with brain tumors and caregivers the opportunity to learn about treatment options and resources available at UF Health.

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May 5: Dr. Deeb keynotes Neuro Challenge Foundation event

Published: April 7th, 2018