Building Camaraderie for Veterans: Highland Capital Management

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Highland Capital Management's generous $1 million gift to the Center for BrainHealth’s capital campaign will sponsor the Highland Warrior Lounge, a zen-like space for service members, veterans, and military spouses and caregivers who visit the Brain Performance Institute building.

World Renowned Brain Experts to Lead Center for BrainHealth’s Annual Public Lecture Series

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Monday, November 30, 2015

The Brain: An Owner’s Guide four-part lecture series sponsored by The Container Store begins February 2, 2016.

Center for BrainHealth’s Brain Performance Institute partners with Ciber to reach first responders in North Texas

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Thursday, November 12, 2015

Center for BrainHealth scientists and clinicians delivered our evidence-based high performance brain training program to a group of law enforcement officers in North Texas earlier this week, thanks to generous support from global IT consulting company, Ciber.

Fighting Wars at Home: A Veteran's Perspective and Passion for Change

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Wednesday, November 11, 2015

U.S. Marine Corps veteran Mike Rials talks about what it means to be a veteran today, the stigmata so many veterans face when they return home, and finding purpose after service by empowering others to care for their brain health.

Brain Imaging Reveals Possible Depression Signature in Traumatic Brain Injury

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Thursday, November 5, 2015

From Dr. Dan Krawczyk's lab: Kihwan Han lead authors a study that finds specific brain connectivity changes in individuals with depression after a traumatic brain injury that could lead to a biomarker for the common psychiatric diagnosis.

Study: How Depressive Thoughts Persevere, Interfere with Memory for People with Depression

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Research from Dr. Bart Rypma's lab sheds light on how depressive thoughts interfere with memory and its cognitive cost.

Enrich Your Mind: Dean Promotes Rapid Brain Translation

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Friday, October 9, 2015

For Dean Bert Moore's enduring commitment and dedication to advancing life-enhancing brain study, the Center for BrainHealth with the UT Regents has established an endowed chair -- the Bert Moore Chair in BrainHealth -- to permanently honor him.

'Friends of BrainHealth' Awards Research Grants to Distinguished New Scientists, Raises $298,000

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Wednesday, October 7, 2015

The Friends of BrainHealth, a circle of donors whose significant financial contributions directly impact scientific study at the Center for BrainHealth, has raised more than $298,000 this year to advance brain research and give young scientists an opportunity to design and lead their own research studies under the tutelage of UT Dallas faculty.

Center for BrainHealth Breaks Ground on New Brain Performance Institute

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Tuesday, October 6, 2015

On Oct. 14, the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas breaks ground on its Brain Performance Institute in Dallas’ growing Medical District. Slated to open its doors in the spring of 2017, the iconically designed 62,000-square-foot facility will make available to the public scientifically validated programs and assessments that enhance individual brain performance and health

BrainHealth's Brain Performance Institute Partners with Texas Tech Law

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Thursday, August 20, 2015

Center for BrainHealth collaborates with Texas Tech School of Law to minimize stress and improve productivity of first year law students.

Study Finds Nicotine Changes Marijuana’s Effect on the Brain

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Dr. Filbey's Cognitive Neuroscience of Addictive Behaviors lab at the Center for BrainHealth published findings that reveal significant differences in the brains of individuals who use both tobacco and marijuana and the brains of those who only use marijuana.

Center for BrainHealth's Brain Performance Institute, Operation Homefront partner to empower better brain health for America’s warriors

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Monday, July 20, 2015

The Center for BrainHealth's Brain Performance Institute will partner with Operation Homefront, a leading national military family and veteran support organization, to empower warriors and their loved ones to maximize their brain health.

Affordable, Non-Invasive Test May Detect Who is Most at Risk for Alzheimer's

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Research from the lab of John Hart, Jr., M.D., published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease is attempting to identify a potential biomarker that could offer a more complete picture of who is most at risk for Alzheimer's.

New Center for BrainHealth Faculty Member Aims to Tackle Neural Mechanisms of Addiction and Mental Health

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Monday, July 13, 2015

The Center for BrainHealth welcomes new faculty member, Dr. Xiaosi Gu, as an assistant professor to further research in addiction and lead one of three computational psychiatry laboratories across the globe.

Study Reveals Brain Network Responsible for Cognitive Changes in Multiple Sclerosis

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Monday, July 6, 2015

New research from BrainHealth's Bart Rypma, Ph.D., and doctoral candidate Nicholas Hubbard reveal brain network to blame for slowed cognitive speed in individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS).

Strategy-based brain training induces lasting brain, cognitive and mental health gains for veterans, civilians with brain injury, Center for BrainHealth study finds

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Thursday, May 28, 2015

In the first study of its kind, veterans and civilians with traumatic brain injury showed improved cognitive performance and psychological and neural health following strategy-based cognitive training.

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