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New Gastronaut Podcast Available

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Dive into the gut and brain with The Gastronauts Podcast! Duke Neurobiology PhD students Peter Weng (host) and Meredith Schmehl (producer) highlight the research and career paths of scientists from the Gastronauts Seminar Series. The Gastronauts Podcast is available on all major podcast platforms,... read more about New Gastronaut Podcast Available »


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Duke Autism Center Offers Tips for Parents

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

From an opinion piece in the Washington Post, a parent writes, "The world is out of order and scary right now, for adults and for kids, and for my autistic son and many other neurodiverse individuals, those changes can be particularly difficult to navigate." Geraldine Dawson, PhD, Director of the... read more about Duke Autism Center Offers Tips for Parents »


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4/27: DIBS 'Coping with COVID-19' Zoom

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Members of the Duke community are invited to join the DIBS  Inclusion and Power Dynamics Team on Monday, April 27, for the kick-off event of our on-line conversation series to support our community during COVID-19. You may sign up and submit questions in advance at this link: https://duke... read more about 4/27: DIBS 'Coping with COVID-19' Zoom  »


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DIBS Seed Funds Lead to Interdisciplinary BRAIN Grants; 7:1 ROI

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Editor's note: Letters of intent for DIBS Research Incubator and Germinator Awards are due May 1, 5 p.m., EDT. More more information, click HERE. Researchers Calakos & Yin ​​​​​Duke researchers Nicole Calakos and Henry Yin are both interested in how the brain converts goal-directed,... read more about DIBS Seed Funds Lead to Interdisciplinary BRAIN Grants; 7:1 ROI »


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DIBS Cancels March 29 Discovery Day

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Due to Covid-19 concerns and new Duke guidance regarding large public gatherings on campus, we are canceling DIBS Discovery Day, our annual public outreach event. The event had been scheduled from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, March 29, with a sensory-friendly hour from 12 to 1 p.m. We appreciate support... read more about DIBS Cancels March 29 Discovery Day »


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Video Game-like Intervention 'Promising' in Improving ADHD Symptoms

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Video game-like interventions show promise in improving attention of children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, according to a study co-authored by Scott Kollins, PhD, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, and Director of the Duke ADHD Program. "A novel digital intervention for... read more about Video Game-like Intervention 'Promising' in Improving ADHD Symptoms »


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CCN Research Associate's Short Film Shown at Hayti Heritage Festival

Friday, February 14, 2020

Congratulations to Sade Abiodun, '18 Duke Neuroscience graduate, research associate at the DIBS Center for Cognitive Neuroscience--AND a filmaker! Her work, "Godspeed," was featured Feb. 14 as part of the annual Hayti Heritage Film Festival. For more information, click HERE for the Duke Chronicle... read more about CCN Research Associate's Short Film Shown at Hayti Heritage Festival »


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POSTPONED - CABC, Together for Resilient Youth Partner on April 17-18 Symposium

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Thank you for your interest in the Together for Resilient Youth/Duke Center on Addiction and Behavior Change Workshop.  Unfortunately, the event must be POSTPONED due to COVID-19 restrictions.  IF you register at this site, we will add you to the mailing list for updates as we select... read more about POSTPONED - CABC, Together for Resilient Youth Partner on April 17-18 Symposium »


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Eroglu Study Yields Huntington Clues

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

A research team led by DIBS Faculty Network Member Cagla Eroglu, PhD, has identified a new function of a gene, the mutation of which is related to Huntington's Disease. The team's publication appeared in Cell Report on Jan. 21, 2020. MORE read more about Eroglu Study Yields Huntington Clues »


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Duke Lowers Flags to Honor Prof. Warren Meck

Friday, January 24, 2020

Duke has lowered its flags to half-staff in honor of long-time faculty member Warren Meck, PhD, Psychology & Neuroscience, who died Jan. 21. Professor Meck was recognized for his ground-breaking research on human and animal perceptions of time. He was a member of the DIBS Faculty Network, as is... read more about Duke Lowers Flags to Honor Prof. Warren Meck »


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