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Pilot projects led by two University of Rhode Island researchers have each been awarded federal grant funding through Advance Clinical and Translational Research, a statewide program that supports scientific research that will improve the health of Rhode Islanders. more
Hakon Heimer is a science editor and consultant on mental illness and neuroscience based in Providence. He is the founder of Schizophrenia Research Forum, an online knowledge environment for researchers, and program adviser on cognitive disorders to the Banbury Center at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in New York. more
The second annual Brain Week Rhode Island, a celebration of brain health and brain science, will be held from March 11-19, with free events in and around Providence and the University of Rhode Island, in South Kingstown. more
Five Rhode Island companies have received Innovation Voucher grants from R.I. Commerce Corp., allowing them to partner with research and development centers at universities, medical centers or research facilities. more
Carol A. Peterson, a lifelong resident of Cranston, retired as senior vice president, administration from FM Global in 2001 to focus her efforts on community volunteering, primarily helping children. more
Bradley Hospital, the nation’s first children’s psychiatric hospital, which is now celebrating its 85th year in operation, recently awarded the inaugural Bradley Hospital Humanitarian of the Year Award as well as the first-ever Bradley Hospital Lifetime Achievement Award. more
Research has established that trauma has the potential to affect children long after they reach adulthood. Helping young adults with these experiences, which could include witnessing violent crime, enduring domestic violence, sexual assault … more
Rhode Island Hospital, a Lifespan facility, announced that researchers are studying whether transcranial magnetic stimulation can effectively treat frontotemporal dementia, which is a group of neurodegenerative brain disorders causing a progressive breakdown of language abilities. more
In the early 1990s, before joining Lifespan, Bradley Hospital was a very different place than it is today. It sometimes maxed out its credit line, operated in a 1930s-era building and offered a narrow line of services – inpatient hospitalization, … more
(Updated 4:40 p.m. and 8:42 a.m.) The Lifespan nonprofit health system in fiscal 2015 reported an increase in operating revenue and operating expenses compared with the prior year, but a loss when it had previously posted a profit. Similarly, Care New England saw its 2014 gain turn into a loss in 2015. more
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