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DIBS Mourns Passing of Julie Rhodes

The DIBS family mourns the passing of Julie Rhodes, our first Communications Director. We celebrate all the special and talented ways in which she made us who we are today. 

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Adcock to Direct Center for Cognitive Neuroscience

The Faculty Governance Committee of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences (DIBS) has announced the appointment of R. Alison Adcock, MD, PhD, to the position of Director of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience (CCN). Dr.

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Huettel: Strong Link between Place & Memory

Places we have lived bring with them strong memories. Scott Huettel, PhD, Chair of Psychology & Neuroscience and DIBS Faculty Goverance Committee member, helps us understand why in this New York Times article.

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Duke Acts to 'Right-Size' Opioid Prescriptions

Started as a task force in 2013, Duke’s Opioid Safety Committee is now an integral and permanent entity within Duke Health, ensuring compliance with state legislation and initiating actions aimed at curbing the nationwide opioid epidemic.

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