Brain in the News is a monthly print publication that features neuroscience content from around the world and a column from scientific advisor Guy McKhann, M.D. His columns appear below.

A New Memory Aid

Guy McKhann, MD
May 2017
Researchers may have uncovered a new benefit to brain stimulation: enhancing memory.

An Open Letter to Congress

Guy McKhann, MD
April 2017
Now is not the time to cut funding for medical research.

Brain Awareness Week

Guy McKhann, MD
March 2017
Brain Awareness Week has a proud history and a bright future.

Machine Learning

Guy McKhann, MD
February 2017
The use of machine learning for prediction of disease activity is an exciting possibility.

Lies—Big and Small

Guy McKhann, MD
December 2016
fMRI may outperform a polygraph machine, but that doesn't mean it's 100 percent accurate

Far Transfer of Brain Training

Guy McKhann, MD
November 2016
There could be some benefits to brain training, but not exactly what the companies who make the products profess.

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