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Neurological Institute in the News
EHRs, Analytics Merge to Head Off Alzheimer’s
The Center for Brain Health is running data in NorthShore’s records system through analytics to identify patients at risk for Alzheimer’s, and then preemptively direct patients to take...
Developing an Alzheimer’s Risk Score as an Epic Widget
Demetrius Maraganore, M.D., chairman of NorthShore’s Department of Neurology...“We know from observations made in tens of thousands of subjects over decades that how you live and behave is strongly associated with your likelihood of getting...
Should You Let Your Son Play Football?
Experts aren’t sure how often kids are being hurt while playing football. Injury rates...are hard to quantify, according to neuropsychologist Elizabeth Pieroth, PsyD...at NorthShore...
Biomarkers a step forward in treating concussions
"The ElMindA BNA evaluation is a painless, FDA-approved study that requires approximately 30 minutes to complete," reports sports neurologist Dr. Nicole Reams, Associate Director of the sports concussion program at NorthShore...
Tau May Be Link Between TBI and Neurodegeneration
Julian Bailes Jr., MD, co-director of the NorthShore Neurological Institute in Chicago, who wasn't involved in the study, said that even though it's early, the findings are valuable for what they reveal about the mechanism of neurodegeneration following TBI.
Blog Posts & Online Chats
Alzheimer's Disease and Memory Disorders
Brain and Spine Tumors
Head Injury & Concussion
2015 Understanding Parkinson's Disease event
Thank you to all who helped make this event a success. We hope you find the presentations helpful and informative.
2014 Understanding Parkinson's Disease event