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Transforming the Landscape of Behavioral Health Access for Geographically Dispersed and Military-Connected Children and Families across the Midwest

MIDB received $3.5M to lower barriers to accessing & navigating services for children with developmental/emotional/behavioral concerns.
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High School Students Who Report Using Alcohol, Cannabis or Nicotine at Higher Risk for Suicidal Thoughts and Other Mental Health Disorders

The research team found that alcohol, cannabis and nicotine use were each associated with an increased prevalence of suicidal thoughts.
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In Breakthrough Study, Researchers Map Converging Trajectories of Cognitive Development through Adolescence

The findings have implications not only for psychiatrists and neuroscientists, but also for parents and educators.
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Future of Neuroscience: Sanju Koirala

Sanju Koirala is featured in the Society for Neuroscience “Future of Neuroscience” series of interviews with rising members of the field.
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Expanding Understanding of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience at the 11th Annual Flux Congress

Many MIDB members and students attended last month's Flux Congress in Santa Rosa, Calif.
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MIDB Members Present at the Research Society on Alcohol Meeting

Members of the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Research Lab presented at the 46th Annual Research Society on Alcohol Scientific Meeting.
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MIDB Research Staff Participate in MINDS Poster Session

Top Poster awards were presented to Mia Kellman and Alana Lieske.
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MIDB Member Helen Vuong Named 2023 Pew Scholar

The program provides funding to young investigators of outstanding promise in science relevant to the advancement of human health.
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MIDB Member Raghu Rao Receives Midwest SPR 2023 Founders Award

The award is the highest honor given by the Midwest Society for Pediatric Research.
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The World Inside You: Research on Creativity and the Adolescent Brain at the U of M

This spring, the Weisman Art Museum presented the World Inside You, an exhibition of artwork made by Creativity Camp participants.