Best & Brightest: Brielle Smith, Westminster Schools of Augusta

...assistant volunteer, Goodwill customer service volunteer COLLEGE/CAREER: Attend Johns Hopkins University majoring in neuroscience, psychology minor, pre-med, study abroad, participate in Johns Hopkins University's Tutorial Project and help tutoring...

Parkinson's disease increasing, but so are better treatments

...Therapeutics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, spoke to a forum for patients and caregivers hosted by Georgia Regents Neuroscience Center.Risk for Parkinson's increases with aging, with an average of one case per 100 at age 65 but two or three per...

Westminster senior wins Best and Brightest award

...helping others. Everyone deserves the chance to be successful."Smith plans to attend Johns Hopkins University, majoring in neuroscience and minoring in psychology."I find the brain to be very fascinating. We can always learn more about it, and it affects...

Lightning top Canadiens in six, reach conference finals

...February at his home in Ontario.His brain was donated to the Canadian Sports Concussion Project at Toronto's Krembil Neuroscience Center for analysis. Dr. Charles Tator says the autopsy showed widespread chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, throughout...

College takes on cerebral subject

...as one of four students in the new neuroscience doctoral program at Medical College...with the recently created Institute of Neuroscience at MCG and will be aided by a rare...the School of Graduate Studies. "Neuroscience as a program or a discipline is one...

On the move

Bill Hamilton, administrative director of the MCG Neuroscience Center, was recently elected president of the Association...directing the clinical and research programs of the Neuroscience Center as well as managing the Departments of Neurology...

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Isakson applauds work of facility

...R-Ga., visited Fort Gordon's Dwight D. Eisenhower Neuroscience Center Tuesday to witness firsthand the work of medical staff...Signal Center of Excellence, Fort Gordon Garrison and the neuroscience center. The hospital opened its Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic...

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School photo picks defy logic

...popular -- chosen by 65 percent of parents.)Behavioral economics is drawing on other sciences, including psychology and neuroscience, to better understand the choices people make. As the school photo order forms come home, be careful to compare all available...

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Blueberries boost balance

...short-term memory, a study published in the Journal of Neuroscience said. A cup of blueberries is a normal serving. Like other...why," said Marcelle Morrison-Bogorad, who directs the neuroscience and neuropsychology program at the National Institute of...

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On the move

...of Medical Practice Executives. Mr. Hamilton is responsible for directing the clinical and research programs of the MCG Neuroscience Center and the professional clinical practice of the Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery at MCG Health System. He...