Displaying items by tag: neuroscience

A new NIH grant could allow researchers to better predict risk factors for patients using blood-thinners by examining the influence of genes, lifestyle, clinical factors and environment.
Observations on depression with insight gleaned from the laboratory and the clinic are the focus of the third UAB Neuroscience Café at the Hoover Library.
Parkinson’s disease awareness is highlighted with official recognition from Alabama and the city of Birmingham in April.
UAB’s Epilepsy Center is housed in the Department of Neurology under the direction of Jerzy Szaflarski, M.D., Ph.D.
Learn about Lou Gehrig’s disease at the second UAB Neuroscience Café at the Hoover Library.
Neuroscience Café serves healthy portions of fascinating topics in the field of neuroscience at 6:30 p.m. on the third Monday of every month.
Researchers at UAB show that high-intensity strength training improves mobility, mood and overall quality of life for Parkinson’s patients.
Seniors who undergo cognitive training show increased and sustained capabilities for reasoning and speed of processing.
CNET promotes the discovery of novel treatments for neurodegenerative disorders, teaches scientists and clinicians about these diseases, and facilitates the application of these discoveries to the clinical care of patients.

The foundation was created by Mike Jezdimir, who contracted transverse myelitis (TM) in 1967.

The conference will feature world-class researchers from UAB and around the nation in fields such as Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease and ALS.

New textbook offers first, comprehensive summary of an emerging field along with stunning neurobiological vistas.

The professorship will promote research and education in neurology with a focus on Parkinson’s disease.

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