Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center

Press Releases

April 15, 2014
Lauren Massimo, CRNP, a postdoctoral fellow at Penn's Frontotemporal Degeneration Center and H. Branch Coslett, MD, professor of Neurology, spoke with the Philadelphia Inquirer about emotional functioning in people with dementia-related frontal lobe damage or right-sided strokes.
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April 14, 2014
Charles O’Brien, MD, PhD
, professor of Psychiatry, who heads a committee of doctors studying whether caffeine use disorder should be categorized as a mental illness, said more research is needed in an interview airing on CBS television affiliates in New York and Philadelphia.
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April 11, 2014
In an interview with USA Today regarding the school stabbing in Murrysville, PA, Steven Berkowitz, MD, associate professor of Psychiatry and director of the Penn Center for Youth and Family Trauma Response and Recovery, said, "In these kinds of situations, the psychological casualties usually outnumber the physical casualties." Coverage also appeared on CNN and in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review.
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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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