Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center

Press Releases

May 20, 2015
Roy Hamilton, MD, assistant professor of Neurology, commented on the Montreal Cognitive Assessment in a New York Times article looking at the common tests clinics use when examining patients for memory loss that could lead to a clinical diagnosis.
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May 12, 2015
Frances Jensen, MD, chair of Neurology, appeared on Morning Joe to discuss teenagers and what makes them act the way that they do. Dr. Jensen also spoke about the teenage brain in a blog post feature on and in the Huffington Post.
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May 5, 2015
The Globe and Mail mentioned that Doug Smith, MD, a professor of Neurosurgery and director of the Center for Brain Injury and Repair, is examining what breaks inside of axons, the long nerve fibres that carry signals between nerves and the brain, when they’re rapidly stretched.
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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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