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.
Benjamin Harrison, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Biomedical Science Department in the College of Osteopathic Medicine, recently received a grant of more than $315,000 from...
Eight members of the Center for Excellence in the Neurosciences recently took part in the 2019 North East Regional IDeA Conference. The bi-annual conference promotes...
Derek Molliver and colleagues receive $1.84 million grant to research new treatments for chronic pain
Derek Molliver, Ph.D., associate professor of biomedical sciences, has been awarded a $1.84 million grant by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke and...
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A UNE student during his recent trip to Ghana. Photo courtesy of Dan Lambert.