Doctors at the Harvard NeuroDiscovery Center


March 27, 2015

Researchers seek to short-circuit Alzheimer's
Reisa Sperling leads study
The Boston Globe

March 20, 2015
Biogen Reports Its Alzheimer’s Drug Sharply Slowed Cognitive Decline
The New York Times

March 4, 2015

NIH-led effort launches Big Data portal for Alzheimer's drug discovery
NIH Newsroom

February 2, 2015

Fight Parkinson's: Exercise may be the best therapy

October 23, 2014

Cutting Edge Genomic MS Research Earns Philip De Jager, MD, PhD, of Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard, the 2014 Barancik Prize for Innovation in MS Research
National MS Society

October 12, 2014
Breakthrough Replicates Human Brain Cells for Use in Alzheimer's Research
The New York Times

August 20, 2014
'Sleep switch' neurons diminish with age and Alzheimer's disease
Harvard Medical School News

August 7, 2014
Harvard researchers may have found clue to how ALS works
Harvard Medical School News

August 6, 2014
Low Vitamin D level could double Alzheimer's risk, study finds
CBS News

July 13, 2014
HNDC Member Reisa Sperling is mentioned.
Alzheimer's researchers hunt for new tools to identify disease's onset
The Washington Post



March 2015

Funding Opportunity: Disease-Focused Research Grants Program
Harvard NeuroDiscovery Center (HNDC) is pleased to announce this request for proposals for our grants program to support translational neuroscience. For details and a copy of the RFA, click here. 
Applications are due April 17th, 2015.

March/April 2015
Spring Virtual Microscopy Workshop
presented by HNDC Enhanced Neuroimaging Core
This workshop focuses on several basic and popular topics in optical imaging technology, including resolution limit, super-resolution, confocal imaging and digital image processing.
This workshop is free, but requires registration. For details, click here.

April 9, 2015
Join us for a very special program co-hosted the HBS Alumni of Boston (HBSAB), The Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI), and the Harvard NeuroDiscovery Center
The Business of the Brain 2.0
The moderated panel will consider and discuss:

 *Patient Advocate
 *Academia-Industry-Private Philanthropy
 *New approaches to Funding Research
 *Clinical Advances

For details, click here.

October 2014
2014 NeuroBehavior Laboratory Pilot Project Awardees Announced!

For details click here.

Fall 2014
Who can make use of Harvard NeuroDiscovery Programs and how to access the programs? Please click here for our new, more inclusive policies.


Synapse illustration by Hybrid Medical Animation