News and Events

August 6, 2021

Dr. Ran Barzilay's research on the protective effects of greenspace on mental health during COVID-19 was featured in CHOP's Cornerstone Blog. 

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July 19, 2021

Dr. Stewart Anderson, Dr. Raquel Gur, Donna McDonald-McGinn from CHOP’s 22q and You Center, and others from each of their groups were featured in CHOP’s Cornerstone blog for their paper in JAMA Psychiatry that identified a potential approach for prevention/treatment of schizophrenia in patients with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome.

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Click here to read the abstract in PebMed or full text in Jama Psychiatry.


September 6, 2020

Dr. Ran Barzilay was featured in an NBC interview to talk about findings from his COVID-19 and resilience survey, which was taken by respondents across the world.

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January 13, 2020

LiBI researcher, Dr. Ted Satterthwaite, was featured in Penn Medicine News for his research on the neural circuits that relate to self-control and decision making during adolescent brain development.

Click here to read the article in Penn Medicine News   or   click here to read the Dr. Satterthwaite's original publication.


April 11, 2019

LiBI researcher, Dr. Ran Barzilay, was interviewed by Medscape about his recent publication, "Neurocognitive Functioning in Community Youth with Suicidal Ideation: Gender and Pubertal Effects".

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April 8, 2019

The Lifespan Brain Institute (LiBI) held it's second annual symposium, "Early Contributors and Modulators of Brain Development".

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April 2, 2019

Research from Dr. Ran Barzilay on suicidal ideation and cognitive function featured in CHOP news article.

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March 28, 2019 

Lifespan Brain Institute (LiBI) research on Obsessive Compulsive Symptoms featured in Children's Doctor.

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March 12, 2018

The Lifespan Brain Institute (LiBI) held its first symposium, "Pathological Antecedents to Neuropsychiatric Disorders".

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