“A brain that can think critically, that can function under stress, a brain that is resilient in the face of trauma, a brain that is creative, that is thoughtful, that is socially active … we all need and want that kind of brain.” — Admiral (ret.) William McRaven, spokesperson for BrainHealth Week
Each month, some of the most fascinating speakers participate in interactive conversations about the latest advances in brain health science, technology and real-world application.
All talks are virtual and free of charge. Register for the season and attend as many talks as you like. [Read more…] about Reminder: UT-Dallas BrainHealth presents virtual talks with Alvaro Fernandez (this Thursday, April 21st) and Sanjay Gupta (next Tuesday, April 26th)
Each month, the most fascinating speakers participate in interactive conversations about the latest advances in brain health science, technology and real-world application.
All talks are virtual and free of charge. Register for the season and attend as many talks as you like.
» Learn More & Register HERE
NAVIGATING THE DIGITAL BRAIN HEALTH MARKET
with Alvaro Fernandez
April 21, 2022 | 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
Mr. Fernandez, named a Young Global Leader, runs SharpBrains, an independent market research firm tracking applied neuroscience will present the latest trends in digital brain health and society’s march toward pervasive neurotechnology.
He is the editor-in-chief of seminal market reports on Pervasive Neurotechnology and Digital Brain Health, and co-author of the books The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness and El Cerebro Que Cura.
with Sanjay Gupta, MD
April 26, 2022 | 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
Sanjay Gupta – neurosurgeon, medical reporter and author – is a leading voice on health, wellness and active living, and a trusted resource for expert advice on how to stay healthy and safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.
As the country’s premier narrator of health, he makes important scientific developments relatable. He will share insights from his recent NY Times best-seller Keep Sharp: Build a Better Brain at Any Age.
Scientist Gets Grant for Study of Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injuries (UT Dallas release):
A researcher from the Center for BrainHealth at UT Dallas has been awarded a $2.7 million grant from the Department of Defense (DoD) under the Joint Warfighter Medical Research Program.
The grant, awarded to Dr. Daniel Krawczyk, deputy director of the Center for BrainHealth, will fund research, via a virtual technology platform, to improve cognitive and functional deficits for [Read more…] about UT Dallas researcher secures $2.7m grant to better monitor and address TBI-related cognitive and functional deficits