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Brain Performance Institute Partnership Furthers Restoration of Memorial Day’s True Meaning

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The Center for BrainHealth's Brain Performance Institute partners with Carry The Load for a second consecutive year in an effort to restore the true meaning of Memorial Day.

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BrainHealth Brings You New Feature for February Lecture Series

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

The Center for BrainHealth invites you to watch for the first time, our annual sell-out, four-part lecture series "The Brain: An Owner's Guide." The lecture series is made possible by our visionary partners at The Container Store.

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Reprogramming the Brain to Health Research Symposium

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Thursday, March 26, 2015

The Center for BrainHealth, with its partners at the Henry H. Wheeler Jr. Brain Imaging Center, and the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute at the University of California, Berkeley, presented the ninth annual Reprogramming the Brain to Health Research Symposium on Friday, March 27, 2015 at UC Berkeley.

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Brain Health Breakthroughs:
 Good News for Service Members, Students and Seniors

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Thursday, March 19, 2015

Center for BrainHealth founder and chief director, Dr. Sandra Chapman, led the inaugural Congressional Neuroscience Caucus co-chaired by Reps. Earl Blumenauer and Cathy McMorris Rodgers on Thursday, March 19, 2015 in Washington, D.C.

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Taking “Smart Shopping” to a whole new level

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Friday, March 13, 2015

When you shop at The Container Store in Dallas on Northwest Highway March 21 & 22, 10% of the proceeds will directly benefit research at the Center for BrainHealth.

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Center for BrainHealth Presents “Virtual Reality: Building Healthier Social Brains” at SXSW

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

Center for BrainHealth's Founder and Chief Director, Dr. Sandra Chapman, and Brain Performance Institute Creative Director, Carl Lutz, shared virtual reality's potential to build healthier social brains at SXSW Interactive on March 17, 2015. The Center for BrainHealth and Brain Performance Institute also had a booth at the SXSW Health & MedTech Expo March 16 & 17.

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Brain Performance Institute warrior’s role in American Sniper: More than fifteen minutes of fame

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Monday, March 2, 2015

Brain Performance Institute warrior relations specialist and retired U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Jake Schick talks about his role in Clint Eastwood's blockbuster film American Sniper and leaves a powerful message for his fellow warriors.

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Center for BrainHealth Tool Provides Unique Insight for Those with Traumatic Brain Injury

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

Dr. Asha Vas and Dr. Sandra Chapman comment on their latest study that published Friday in the Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, which reveals individuals with traumatic brain injury (TBI) have significantly more difficulty with gist reasoning than traditional cognitive tests.

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Study Quantifies the Effect of Depressive Thoughts on Memory

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

Study lead author Nicholas Hubbard and principal investigator Dr. Bart Rypma publish the first study to quantify the effects of depressive thoughts on memory.

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An Investigation of Reasoning in Autism and Schizophrenia

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Saturday, December 20, 2014

A study from Dan Krawczyk, Ph.D., the Debbie and Jim Francis Chair in BrainHealth, reveals differences in reasoning ability in individuals with autism and individuals with schizophrenia.

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Letter from the chief director

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Thursday, December 18, 2014

As you may know, my motto is ‘no status quo’. Forcing the mind to ratchet up from one idea to the next, charging upwards and onwards keeps life exciting, engaging and, as our research continually reinforces, enhances brain performance.

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Big D Powder Puff Tackles Alzheimer’s

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Thursday, December 18, 2014

More than 150 of Dallas’ most beautiful and talented young-professional females took the field at the Cotton Bowl for the 7th Annual BvB Dallas Powder-Puff Football Game presented by Bud Light on August 16.

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Humanitarian Heart: Hamon Endowment for Veteran Support

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Thursday, December 18, 2014

The Hamon Charitable Foundation donated $1 million to the Center for BrainHealth’s Brain Performance Institute to establish the Hamon Endowment for Veteran Support. The permanent endowment will help fund treatment and training that helps bridge the transition from the battlefield to life as a civilian for returning veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces.

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Center for BrainHealth in the running for CultureMap Charity Challenge

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The Center for BrainHealth has a chance to win a $10,000 advertising package from CultureMap's Charity Challenge! Find out how you can help us win!

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Study shows cognitive training can improve brain performance of students in poverty

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Tuesday, December 9, 2014

The cognitive effects of poverty can be mitigated during middle school with a targeted intervention, according to researchers at the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas.

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Flex Your Cortex: 7 Secrets to Turbocharge Your Brain

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Friday, December 5, 2014

In under 10-minutes, Dr. Sandra Chapman will share habits that you can start today to attain better brain health and mental energy.

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