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Brain Talk

Brain Talk, a BSi production, hosts weekly interviews covering a wide variety of topics in brain research.

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The Relationship Between Sleep and Alzheimer’s Disease

with Mark Wu, M.D., Ph.D. and Adam Spira, Ph.D.Dr. Wu is an Assistant Professor in Neurology, Medicine, Genetic Medicine, and Neuroscience Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Dr. Spira is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mental Health Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, jointly appointed in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Listen to the Podcast Download Transcript

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3 Dec 2013

Rank #1

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Restless Leg Syndrome

with Christopher Earley, M.B.B.Ch., Ph.D.Professor of NeurologyListen to the Podcast

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8 Aug 2013

Rank #2

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Sleep Disorders

with Charlene Gamaldo, M.D.Assistant Professor of Neurology and Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Medical Director, The Johns Hopkins Sleep Disorders CenterListen to the Podcast Download Transcript

3mins

21 Mar 2013

Rank #3

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The Role of Genes in Addiction

with George Uhl, M.D., Ph.D.Adjunct Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience (JHSoM) Adjunct Professor of Mental Health (JHBSPH) Chief, Molecular Neurobiology Research Branch, NIDA-IRP, NIHListen to the Podcast

3mins

6 Jun 2013

Rank #4

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Treating Insomnia Without Medication

with Rachel E. Salas, M.D.Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology Johns Hopkins School of MedicineListen to the Podcast Download Transcript

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8 Oct 2013

Rank #5

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How Light Affects Our Brain, Our Mood, and Our Sleep

with Samer Hattar, Ph.D.Associate Professor Department of Biology, School of Arts & Sciences Department of Neuroscience, School of MedicineListen to the Podcast

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4 Apr 2013

Rank #6

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Treating the Debilitating Depression Precipitated by MS

with Adam Kaplin, M.D., Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral SciencesListen to the Podcast Download Transcript

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15 Aug 2013

Rank #7

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The Best Brain Functioning as We Get Older

with Marilyn Albert, Ph.D. and Guy McKhann, M.D.Professors of NeurologyListen to the Podcast

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14 Feb 2013

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Finding a Cure for Parkinson’s Disease

with Ted M. Dawson, M.D., Ph.D.Leonard and Madlyn Abramson Professor of Neurodegenerative Diseases; Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience; Director, Institute of Cell EngineeringListen to the Podcast Download Transcript

5 Sep 2013

Rank #9

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The Science of ADHD

with Martha Bridge Denckla, M.D.Director, Developmental Cognitive Neurology, Kennedy Krieger Institute; Professor, Departments of Neurology and PediatricsListen to the Podcast

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8 Nov 2012

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Amnesia

with Barbara Landau, Ph.D.Dick and Lydia Todd Professor, Department of Cognitive ScienceListen to the Podcast

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17 Jan 2013

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A New Breakthrough in Understanding How Memory and Imagination Work

with David Foster, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Department of NeuroscienceListen to the Podcast

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9 May 2013

Rank #12

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Creativity and the Brain

with Charles J. Limb, M.D.Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Faculty, Peabody Conservatory of Music; Editor-in-Chief, Trends in AmplificationListen to the Podcast Download Transcript

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20 Dec 2012

Rank #13

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New Genetic Studies About What Triggers Schizophrenia

with Dimitri Avramopoulos, M.D., Ph.D.Assistant Professor Johns Hopkins McKusick – Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine and the Department of PsychiatryListen to the Podcast

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20 Jun 2013

Rank #14

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Cochlear Hearing Implants and the Importance of Building the Musical Brain Muscle

with Charles J. Limb, M.D.Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Faculty, Peabody Conservatory of Music Editor-in-Chief, Trends in AmplificationListen to the Podcast

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16 May 2013

Rank #15

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Learning, Memory, Fear & PTSD

with Richard L. Huganir, Ph.D.Professor and Director, Department of Neuroscience Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Co-Director, Brain Science InstituteListen to the Podcast Download Transcript

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29 Nov 2012

Rank #16

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Fighting Cancer with Fat

with Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa MD, DHL (hon), FAANS, FACSProfessor of Neurological Surgery, Oncology, Neuroscience, Cellular and Molecular Medicine Director, Brain Tumor Surgery Program, JHB Director, Pituitary Surgery Program, JHH Director, Neurosurgery Stem Cell Laboratory The Johns Hopkins University and the Johns Hopkins Medical InstitutionListen to the Podcast Download Transcript

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12 Sep 2013

Rank #17

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Are We Over-Diagnosing ADHD?

with Martha Bridge DencklaDirector, Developmental Cognitive Neurology, Kennedy Krieger Institute; Professor, Departments of Neurology and PediatricsListen to the Podcast

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25 Apr 2013

Rank #18

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Gasotransmitters - Novel Neural Messengers In The Brain

with Solomon H. Snyder, M.D.Professor of NeuroscienceListen to the Podcast

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31 Jan 2013

Rank #19

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The Hidden Epidemic of Traumatic Brain Injury

with Robert Stevens, M.D.Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Neurology, Neurosurgery and Radiology, Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineListen to the Podcast Download Transcript

3mins

23 Aug 2013

Rank #20