Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center

Press Releases

October 16, 2014
Mahendra Bhati, MD, assistant professor of Psychiatry, was interviewed in a 6ABC story looking into concerns that the multi-million dollar NFL concussion settlement may not cover the neurological illnesses that affect many players due to head trauma from repeated hits.
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October 10, 2014
Anthony L. Rostain, MD, MS
, professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, was interviewed on Attention Talk Radio about ADHD stimulant medications in the context of addiction.
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October 8, 2014
The Philadelphia Inquirer writes about Mariah Gladis, who has had ALS for 33 years and who is the subject of the upcoming film, Mariah: Unconditional Hope. Leo McCluskey, MD, medical director of Penn's ALS Center and Gladis' neurologist tells the paper, the condition is an "incredibly variable disorder" with less research funding than other ailments.
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The Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center (PMNC) is dedicated to the advancement of our understanding of the brain, spine and peripheral nervous system.

Developing effective treatments and therapies for disorders affecting these areas requires the expertise, dedication and cooperation of scientists from many fields of research.

The departments, centers, and institutes across the medical center are brought together in the PMNC to create an integrated approach to patient care, research and education.
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The Co-Directors of the Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center (PMNC) invite you to become a Member of the PMNC.  All faculty at Penn Medicine who work in any neuroscience-related area are welcome to become Members.
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