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UF researchers test drug to reverse memory loss in adults

Published: Apr 23rd, 2014

Barry Setlow, an associate professor at the UF College of Medicine, works in his lab at the McKnight Brain Institute. He and a team of researchers are testing a drug […]

Pete Earley

Gainesville Sun Editorial: A crazy system

Published: Apr 15th, 2014

Pete Earley, author of “Crazy: A Father’s Search Through America’s Mental Health Madness” Will be speaking at Grand Rounds on April 25, 2014 at 12:00PM in the DeWeese Auditorium, McKnight […]


Be Real UF

Published: Mar 31st, 2014

Be Real’s Mission is to engage the UF community in discussion and inspire them to connect with each other to make eating disorders socially unacceptable.


Congratulations! Our very own Priscilla Spence in the office of the Chairman has been nominated for a Champion for Change Award.

Published: Mar 27th, 2014

These awards, a collaboration of the Office of Sustainability and Healthy Gators, recognize individuals and groups that have made significant contributions to the UF community in the areas of sustainability […]


Laressa Gribbons Memorial Lecture

Published: Mar 21st, 2014

Laressa Gribbons Memorial Lecture was Friday March 21st where Dr. Zarate presented  An Update on the Treatment and Research of Treatment-Resistant Depression and Bipolar Disorder

K. Ahmad Khurshid, MD

Congratulations! Khurshid Khurshid, MD, FAASM

Published: Mar 20th, 2014

Dr. Khurshid is now a Fellow Member with the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) and has earned the designation that signifies his professional achievement in the field of sleep […]


Titletown Talks with Mark Gold, MD

Published: Mar 19th, 2014

Join us Wednesday, March 19, 2014 from 7:00pm-8:00pm for an engaging discussion on hedonic overeating and other addictions with UF distinguished faculty member, Dr. Mark Gold


Department of Psychiatry’s Donna Rowland is awarded the Superior Accomplishment Award

Published: Mar 12th, 2014

      This program recognizes staff members who contribute outstanding and meritorious service, efficiency and/or economy, or to the quality of life provided to students and employees. Recognition by […]


For older drivers, study finds, one drink may be one too many

Published: Mar 6th, 2014

Sara Jo Nixon, a professor in the departments of psychiatry and psychology at the University of Florida and doctoral candidate Alfredo Sklar tested how drinking legally non-intoxicating levels of alcohol […]


The McKnight Brain Institute is pleased to congratulate our 2014 Neuroimaging Pilot Grant Awardees

Published: Feb 25th, 2014

The MBI Neuroimaging Pilot Grants were established to support pilot studies using the AMRIS facility or developing novel neuroimaging capabilities.  Five winners were selected and will each receive $25,000 for […]