Neurological diseases represent enormous health, economic and social burdens to the United States as well as the rest of the world. Chronic pain, for example, is estimated to affect more than 50% of the U.S. population, and its direct and indirect economic impact is estimated to exceed $100 billion annually.
The Center for Excellence in the Neurosciences aims to foster creativity and collaboration among people who have a passion for understanding the complexities of the nervous system and applying this knowledge to improve human health, productivity and quality of life.
Michael Burman, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Psychology and in the Center for Excellence in the Neurosciences, was interviewed by the Courier for...
High school students from across Maine will be doing some serious mental stretches at the University of New England Brain Bee Boot Camp on February...
On February 7, 2015, the Portland Press Herald printed an editorial by Susan Dudley Gold, founder of the Chronic Pain Support Group of Southern Maine,...
Seminar Brain Awareness Week
Dr. Frank Willard
Themed Event Brain Awareness Week
Seminar Center for Excellence in the Neurosciences Seminar Series
James Coffman, Ph.D.,