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Enhancing Brain Health with Functional MRI: Insights and Lessons - Frontiers of BrainHealth Lecture

Friday, September 8 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Center for BrainHealth
2200 West Mockingbird Lane Dallas, TX 75235

Enhancing Brain Health with Functional MRI: Insights and Lessons

The Center for BrainHealth invites scientists to share their scientific study with students and other researchers at the BrainHealth Frontiers Lunch Lectures. The lectures are heavily science focused and are not intended for a lay audience.

Friday, 9/8/2023 at noon

Registration is free. Please Register to attend this in-person and virtual event.

Monroe Turner, PhD
UT Dallas Center for BrainHealth

In terms of as-yet-unsolved mysteries, the brain has no rival within the human body. Neuroimaging techniques like functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) provide a non-invasive and real-time window for peering into the workings of this fascinating two pounds of tissue. In this talk, Monroe Turner, PhD, explores what fMRI reveals about brain health, exploring the use of the blood-oxygen-level-dependent (BOLD) signal to map blood oxygen levels within the brain, as well as future opportunities to predict brain health trajectories for both healthy individuals and those with brain disease.

The host for this event will be Dan Krawczyk, PhD

The fall 2023 season will be hybrid. Register free of charge for the season and join us for as many talks as you are able.
Center For BrainHealth
2200 West Mockingbird Lane
Dallas, TX 75235

UTD strives to create inclusive and accessible events in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you require an accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact the event coordinator (listed below) at least 10 business days prior to the event. If you have any additional questions, please email and the AccessAbility Resource Center at

Event Type

Lectures & Workshops

Target Audience

Faculty & Staff, Undergraduate Students, General Public, Prospective Students, Graduate Students


Science & Technology, Research


brain, science, Addiction

Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Center for BrainHealth
Contact Information
Center for BrainHealth
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