Upcoming Neuroscience Events

Practical Update in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Practical Update in Neurology & Neurosurgery

A fully accredited day-long symposium covering multiple areas of neuro specific content. May 14, 2021 from 8:00am -5:00pm. The complete list of speakers and agenda are available at the link below.

Kentucky Spinal Cord & Head Injury Research Trust Symposium

26th Annual KSCHIRT Symposium

The 26th Annual Kentucky Spinal Cord & Head Injury Research Trust Symposium will be held on May 18-19, 2021 virtually. Prominent researchers in the fields of spinal cord and traumatic brain injury from across the nation will join UK Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center (SCoBIRC) faculty to share current research advances.

neuroscience conference KNI research symposium


Past Events and Conference Materials

KNI Clinical-Translational Research Symposium

The Kentucky Neuroscience Institute hosts an annual daylong symposium that provides the opportunity for basic, translational, and clinical neuroscience investigators including trainees, laboratory and program directors throughout the university to discuss their work, share progress, and develop collaborations. Choose a year below to access previous abstracts.

2019       2018       2017       2016 


neuroscience news archive healthcare research NRPA



Blood, BBQ, and How One UK Neurologist Tracks Familial ALS

A Stroke at Age 27 Inspired Dedication to Cardiovascular Research

UK Study: Amphetamines Don't Improve Motor Recovery After Stroke

Sanders-Brown Grant Trains New Generation of Dementia Researchers

Research Shows More Seniors Are Happy Despite Cognitive Decline

Mice with Frequent Flyer Miles Advance the Alzheimer's Cause

Research Identifies Potential Predictors of Vascular Cognitive Impairment and Dementia in Alzheimer's

Wonder Women: Young Scientists Help Confirm Presence of Breathing "Ghost Network"

New Options for Parkinson's Patients

Head Injuries and the Path from Pilot Study to Major Grant

New Study Gives a Closer Look at Blood-Brain Barrier Dysfunction in Epilepsy

New Clinical Trial Takes Personalized Approach for Rare Type of ALS in Appalachia

KNI Neurologist's Work Featured in Major National News Outlet

Gentry Receives National Award for Outstanding Mentorship

UK Biochemist Recognized for Work in FUS-ALS

Two Sanders-Brown Studies Show Connection Between Diet, Cognitive Function

New Options for Parkinson's Patients

Young Stroke Patient Baffles and Surprises Doctors

Two Strokes and Three Surgeries Later, Lexington Teen Set to Graduate High School

UK Researchers Study Rapid Blood Test for Concussions

Beloved Dog and UK Healthcare's Comprehensive Stroke Center Save Patient

Novel Use of Spinal Cord Stimulation is Life Changing for UK Geologist and Patient

College of Health Sciences Aphasia Lab Helps Stroke, TBI Survivors Find Their Voice