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Addiction expert discusses football player’s road to recovery

Published: Sep 19th, 2018

Anthony Russell, M.D., assistant professor of psychiatry, was included in a WUFT feature highlighting a former football player’s struggle with addiction that led him to the UF Health Florida Recovery Center.

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Binge drinking and blackouts: Sobering truths about lost learning

Published: Sep 19th, 2018

In The Conversation, Dr. Jamie Smolen explains how research suggests that binge drinking in the college brain can impair not only learning, but also memorizing.

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Research Snapshots: Drs. Sara Jo Nixon & Linda Cottler

Published: Sep 18th, 2018

UF is part of the largest long-term study of brain development and health in children.

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Sept. 21: Dr. Duane Mitchell speaks at Biden Cancer Summit & team hosts Biden Cancer Community Summit

Published: Sep 17th, 2018

Watch Dr. Duane Mitchell’s talk at the Biden Cancer Summit live — and tune into talks from other UF Brain Tumor Immunotherapy Program team members leading up to it.

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MBI director Dr. Todd Golde hosts UF Eye Opener Discovery Breakfast

Published: Sep 14th, 2018

Dr. Golde discussed neuromedicine research on campus — from Alzheimer’s disease to age-related memory loss to brain cancer.

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Dr. Andres Pumariega discusses a lifesaving suicide prevention tool

Published: Sep 12th, 2018

In a short video and Conversation article, Dr. Pumariega explains how a modified version of the Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS), which began as a research and clinical tool, can be used by anyone to help prevent suicide.

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Dr. Duane Mitchell discusses glioblastoma in The Conversation

Published: Aug 27th, 2018

On Saturday, Aug. 25, Sen. John McCain lost his courageous year-plus battle with glioblastoma. Dr. Duane Mitchell discusses the disease and his hope for future research breakthroughs.

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Small changes to football practices can yield large reduction in head impacts

Published: Aug 24th, 2018

New research led by MBI member Dr. Jay Clugston recorded the number of head impacts during Gator football practices.

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Research Snapshots: Drs. Ashok Kumar & Thomas Foster

Published: Aug 24th, 2018

The relationship between brain inflammation, long-term potentiation and aging.

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Harnessing the power of the hub

Published: Aug 22nd, 2018

MBI members discuss how the service and science hub specialty care model is working at the Fixel Center.