Functional neuroimaging measures activity in the brain and has both research and clinical applications. Although based upon only a few theories, there are a variety of functional imaging techniques using different technologies. Learn the basics and explore the differences between the current types of functional neuroimaging with this brief overview of fMRI, PET, fNIRS, MEG, EEG, and DTI.
In his 7 song 23 minute album, Kanye West addresses some major topics on mental health from stigma to suicidality to self-medication on his 2018 album ‘ye’. Kanye’s brazenness has been hallmark of his celebrity and his sheer popularity paves a path to opening dialogue around mental health, whichever direction that may be. Whether you are a fan of Yeezy or not, there are some valuable discourses to be opened on the subject of mental health.
Glioblastoma is a malignant tumor that affects the brain or spine. Typical treatments for this cancer include surgery followed by radiotherapy and chemotherapy, and result in a median survival of about 1.3 years. Despite various attempts, minimal progress has been made to increase this survival expectancy over the past decade.
Dr. Vokshoor and INI staff presented “Mindful Aging and Your Back” at a session of the Free Summer Education Series hosted by West Hills Hospital & Medical Center in collaboration with Belmont Village - Calabasas!
INI is starting to plan our annual gala! This year marks a particularly special milestone as we celebrate our 10th anniversary! Our theme for the year is... fundaMental Beauty!
fundaMental Beauty will celebrate the architecture of the brain as it relates to 'beauty' and pattern recognition as seen through the rich sensory arrays of the 'self' and its social and cultural implications.