Making Sense of Parkinson’s Disease2023-04-19
April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month. The number of people with Parkinson’s disease is increasing globally. In this talk, Dr. Albert Hung will review the symptoms, diagnosis, causes, and treatment of Parkinson’s disease.
Predicting and Promoting Recovery of Consciousness After Severe Traumatic Brain Injury2023-03-29
In this talk, Dr. Brian Edlow will discuss advances in brain imaging and how they are guiding new therapies aimed at promoting recovery of consciousness.
Brain Health for Disease Prevention2022-03-21
3 out of 5 people in the United States will develop brain disease in their lifetime and in many cases, this is preventable. Despite this, brain health is not commonly considered in preventive medicine. If this paradigm were to shift, it could reduce suffering worldwide. In this talk, we will discuss ways to promote brain health and why it is important to do so.
Transforming Medicine Through Innovation
Research at Massachusetts General Hospital integrates the full spectrum of "bench to bedside" discovery. Laboratory scientists work collaboratively with clinicians to make discoveries and turn them into treatments, diagnostics and devices that improve our quality of life.