Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center

Press Releases

March 6, 2015
Many Americans would not have quick access to the best healthcare options during a stroke, even under the most ideal circumstances, according to a new, hypothetical computer model, led by Michael Mullen, MD, assistant professor of Neurology.
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March 5, 2015
Courtney Benjamin Wolk, PhD, a postdoctoral researcher, spoke to PsychCentral about research suggesting that when Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is successful in reducing childhood anxiety, it also conveys considerable benefits years after the treatment.
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March 5, 2015
Yvette Sheline, MD, professor of Psychiatry, Radiology and Neurology, commented in a HealthDay article about research suggesting brain plaque buildup, long linked to the onset of Alzheimer's disease, has been identified in the brains of men and women as young as 20.
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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 Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center (PMNC) invites proposals for the support of pilot research projects in the broad category of the neurosciences.  The focus of the pilots this year is on “Interdisciplinary Research”
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>Read Articles at Research @ Penn                                         PMNC Newsletter - Spring 2014

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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