Dr. Eric Nestler is the Nash Family Professor of Neuroscience at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, where he serves as Chair of the Department of Neuroscience and Director of the Friedman Brain Institute. He is a member of the Center for BrainHealth's scientific advisory board.
Dr. Didehbani conducts clinical research as a part of the BrainHealth Institute for Athletes team and administers neuropsychological assessments with professional athletes involved in the study. Dr. Didehbani, a liscensed psychologist, is also trained to conduct the repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation intervention as part of BrainHealth's research with service members returning from war.
The Reprogramming the Human Brain Symposium, an annual research and treatment conference organized in part by the Center for BrainHealth, will concentrate this year on the cognitive neuroscience of decision-making and addiction.
KERA's Lauren Silverman covers Center for BrainHealth's May 7, Boosting Brain Performance lecture featuring Daryl Johnston, Dr. John Hart, Brad Sham and Cooper Gardiner. The discussion covers concussion myths and facts as well as the changing rules and culture surrounding head injuries.
Jake Schick, part of the Warrior Training Team at the Brain Performance Institute at Center for BrainHealth, talks to Jane McGarry on Good Morning Texas about his experience in the Marines and the circumstances that have shaped his hopeful future as well as his desire to help others.