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  • Dr. Daniel Geschwind, professor of neurology, psychiatry, and genetics and director of the Neurogenetics Program and the Center for Autism Research and Treatment at the UCLA Semel Institute, was featured in a May 22 KNBC segment about Geschwind's research into the genetic causes of Autism in African American children.


  • Alzheimers Disease

    Should taking vitamin B protect Alzheimer's

    May 23, 2013

    Paul Thompson, professor of neurology and member of the UCLA Laboratory of Neuro Imaging in the department of neurology, was quoted in a May 20 Daily Mail (U.K.) article about research showing that vitamin B may help protect against Alzheimer's disease.

  • Dr. S. Thomas Carmichael, professor of neurology, was quoted in a May 14 Discover column examining various systems of financing medical research through competitive grants.

  • A new iPad-powered robot that can navigate Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center's neuro-intensive care unit on its own, affording physicians more time to care for critically ill brain-injury patients, was covered May 8 by AZoRobotics andTelepresence Options; May 7 by the Daily...

  • Mayank Mehta, professor of neurophysics in the departments of neurology, neurobiology, and physics and astronomy, was featured by various news outlets on his research on how the brain learns and navigates unfamiliar environments. Coverage included May 2 in Science Now, and May...