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Fixel Center earns Lewy body dementia designation

Published: Apr 3rd, 2018

Learn about this designation and how a couple found peace due to a correct diagnosis and a multidisciplinary team led by Dr. Melissa Armstrong.

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MBI Brain Awareness Week concludes with SfN Conference

Published: Mar 23rd, 2018

The MBI’s Brain Awareness Week events concluded Friday, March 16 with the eighth annual North Central Florida Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience Conference.

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Dr. Michela Gallagher delivers 2018 Luttge Lectureship

Published: Mar 20th, 2018

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.

ALS

Dr. James Wymer discusses ALS

Published: Mar 16th, 2018

Following legendary physicist Stephen Hawking’s passing after battling ALS for more than 50 years, Dr. James Wymer discusses this unforgiving disease.

MBI tour

Celebrate Brain Awareness Week, March 12-18, 2018

Published: Mar 9th, 2018

Join the McKnight Brain Institute and the UF neuroscience community for several events during Brain Awareness Week, March 12-18.

Dr. Teitelbaum earns ASAM’s Annual Award

Dr. Teitelbaum earns ASAM’s Annual Award

Published: Mar 7th, 2018

The American Society of Addiction Medicine named Scott Teitelbaum, M.D., UF Health Florida Recovery Center medical director, winner of its prestigious award.

Sleep deprivation

Why are we so sleep deprived, and why does it matter?

Published: Mar 7th, 2018

Dr. Michael Jaffee’s article in The Conversation addresses the prevalence of sleep deprivation in America and how it affects our brains.

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MBI members’ commentary on NFL mortality study featured in JAMA issue

Published: Mar 1st, 2018

Drs. DeKosky, Jaffee and Bauer’s JAMA editorial addresses long-term mortality in NFL football players.

AD

Researchers talk Alzheimer’s findings on Reddit

Published: Jan 29th, 2018

Visit Drs. Todd Golde and Brenda Moore’s Reddit Science AMA from Jan. 31, where they answered questions about the future of Alzheimer’s research.

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Brain injury program gets creative support

Published: Jan 25th, 2018

Cindy LaRoe, M.D., had to give up her medical practice and her other passion — cycling — after an accident while racing left her with a traumatic brain injury.