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.
UNE researchers from the Center for Excellence in the Neurosciences attended the 2018 World Congress on Pain in Boston last week. This bi-annual meeting of...
Research by the Ganter Laboratory was recently published in Molecular Pain , a peer-reviewed medical journal covering all aspects of pain research. The article discussed...
Glenn Stevenson, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology and program coordinator for the Neuroscience major, recently appeared as a panelist on Maine Public’ s “Maine Calling”...
Richard Corey, M.F.A., Ph.D.
Seminar Center for Excellence in the Neurosciences Seminar Series