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Michael Jaffee, M.D.

Even presidential candidates need sleep

Published: August 4th, 2016

Sleep is essential for good executive functioning and good general health. So how do candidates keep up the grueling demands of their schedules? Michael S. Jaffee, M.D., vice chair of UF’s […]

UF Health Neuromedicine ranked 21st nationally

Published: August 4th, 2016

UF Health Neuromedicine climbed 19 spots from last year to 21st in the country, according to the 2016-2017 U.S. News & World Report adult specialty rankings of the nation’s hospitals. […]

National MagLab hosts coil-building workshop at MBI

Published: June 23rd, 2016

The National MagLab site at the McKnight Brain Institute hosted five scientists from across North America in June to teach the theory and practice of radio frequency (RF) coils. RF […]

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 […]

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 […]