Welcome from the Directors

As a Center within the Perelman School of Medicine (PSOM) at the University of Pennsylvania, the Penn Medicine Translational Neuroscience Center (PTNC) is dedicated to accelerating and translating discoveries to transform the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of neuropsychiatric and neurological conditions. The PTNC works on initiatives around education, informatics, interdisciplinary research, and point of care research in the neuroscience domain. The center works closely with other The PTNC is working closely with Penn’s new Institute for Bioinformatics to create a neuro-informatics infrastructure to support translational research, and is developing a Translational Neuroscience Pipeline that facilitates industry partnerships. PTNC is also partnering with the Mahoney Institute for Neurosciences to enhance integration and synergies across the neurosciences at Penn. We welcome faculty within Penn’s neuroscience community to become members of the PTNC, and look forward to working with you to promote translational neuroscience research at Penn.

NIH launches first phase of $9.8 million competition to accelerate development of neuromodulation therapies

Seminars of Interest

  • Center for Neuroscience & Society (CNS) Public Talk Series: Wellbeing and the Brain Thursday, Feb 3, 2022 4:30 PM

    How do mindfulness interventions work? Building a neuroscience linking mindfulness interventions to wellbeing David Creswell, PhD Psychology Carnegie Mellon University Thursday, Feb 3, 2022 4:30 PM Location: Zoom - https://upenn.zoom.us/j/91004876401 RSVP REQUIRED: info@neuroethics.upenn.edu  

  • brainSTIM Year of Neuromodulation Seminar Series Thursday, February 10, 2022, 2 pm

    Next Seminar: Azadeh Yazdan-Shahmorad, PhD.

    University of Washington


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