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MBI director honors Presurgical Anesthesia Center staff for brain health initiative

Published: Jun 25th, 2018

The Perioperative Cognitive and Anesthesia Network program, led by Drs. Catherine Price and Patrick Tighe, assesses brain functions of older patients before surgery.

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Local Tourette supporters featured on BuzzFeed

Published: Jun 14th, 2018

Group’s contribution to Gainesville’s 34th Street Graffiti Wall in support of Tourette Awareness Month earns spotlight.

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Recognizing Risks

Published: Jun 12th, 2018

Team led by MBI member Dr. Catherine Price assesses brain functions of older patients before surgery.

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Dr. Michael Shapiro discusses pediatric depression

Published: May 31st, 2018

When does parental refusal for treatment of depression constitute medical neglect? Child psychiatrist and MBI member Dr. Michael Shapiro discusses this topic in The Conversation.

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Dr. Yulia Orlova explains how a new migraine drug works

Published: May 26th, 2018

Pain from migraine headaches is a major cause of disability. In The Conversation, Dr. Yulia Orlova explains how a new drug could prevent them.

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HIV lies dormant in brain, increasing risk of dementia, but how?

Published: May 23rd, 2018

MBI researcher Doug Miller discusses why people with HIV are more likely to develop neurological diseases and addiction in The Conversation.

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Brain activity alternates while walking

Published: May 14th, 2018

Adolfo Ramirez-Zamora, M.D., associate professor of neurology, provided his expertise in an article in Inside Science.

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Nobel Prize winner headlines UF Circadian Symposium

Published: May 10th, 2018

The MBI is co-sponsored May 11’s UF Circadian Symposium, which featured keynote speaker Dr. Michael W. Young, 2017 Winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

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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: Apr 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.