Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center

Press Releases

July 29, 2014
A team of researchers from Penn, including Brian Litt, MD, professor of Neurology, and the Mayo Clinic has challenged the best minds in science and “machine learning” to improve devices to treat epilepsy with two competitions to detect and predict seizure onset.
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July 28, 2014
Friday’s Pulse on WHYY featured the work of Maria Geffin, PhD, assistant professor in the department of Otorhinolaryngolgy: Head and Neck Surgery, who studies speech comprehension and how the brain assigns meaning to sound.
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July 28, 2014
Akiva S. Cohen, PhD
has received a MERIT award from the National Institutes of Health for work on the cellular and molecular mechanisms of pathologies caused by head injuries.
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The Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center (PMNC) is dedicated to the advancement of the understanding of the brain, spine and peripheral nervous system.


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


At Penn, the schools, centers, and institutes across our campus are brought together in the PMNC to create an integrated approach to patient care, education and research.
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