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April 23, 2020

A Community Effort to Fight Brain Cancer: Sean Hunter Research in Action Bowling for Brain Cancer

by Caroline Mekhiel

On Sunday, March 1, 2020 community members and physicians gathered at the Bowlmor Bowling alley in Santa Monica in the name of fighting for brain cancer.

Dr. Kesari with Ring founder, Jamie Siminoff
April 15, 2020

Business Minds Meet Medicine Minds in Annual YPO Event

by Caroline Mekhiel

In February 2020, founder and CEO of Ring, Jamie Siminoff, invited Dr. Santosh Kesari, to speak to top business influencers at a YPO event held in Los Angeles to discuss modern advances in medicine including early detection and prevention of cancer and other neurological diseases, precision medicine,...

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February 27, 2020

New Hope for Preserving Brain Cells After Stroke

by Guest Author

Research shows that a new drug helps to preserve brain cells for a time after stroke. University of Calgary-led international study reports promising results for neuroprotection by combining endovascular therapy with nerinetide.  In February 2020, the University of Calgary released the results of a multi-center,...

February 7, 2020

Pacific Brain Health Center: Seeking A Cure For Alzheimer’s Disease

by Zara Jethani

Pacific Neuroscience Institute brain health specialists are striving to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease, which is the most common type of dementia. In the United States, about 5.5 million people are affected by Alzheimer's disease, and the worldwide prevalence is estimated to be as high as 24 million. Watch this video to find out about research and clinical trials at the Pacific Brain Health Center at PNI.

September 5, 2019

Pacific Brain Health Center: Dementia and Alzheimer’s Research

by Zara Jethani

At the Pacific Brain Health Center in Santa Monica, our experts treat a wide range of neurocognitive conditions that affect the brain such as dementia and Alzheimer's disease. As these are not curable at this time, clinical trials and research are necessary to develop new and more effective ways of halting and even reversing cognitive decline in these diseases. Find out more in this informative video.

Naveed Wagle MD
September 3, 2019

Professional Spotlight: Dr. Naveed Wagle

by Nikki Mena

The Pacific Neuroscience Institute is pleased to announce the newest neuro-oncologist at the Pacific Brain Tumor Center, Naveed Wagle, MD. Find out more.

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August 7, 2019

Dr. Santosh Kesari Joins The BrainMind Ecosystem

by Zara Jethani

Santosh Kesari, MD, PhD, has been granted membership into the BrainMind ecosystem to help accelerate the discovery of breakthroughs in brain science and translate them from the lab to all people. Read more.

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August 3, 2019

Brain Matters: Alzheimer’s Disease and Vision

by Howard R. Krauss

Advances in research and clinical practice suggest that unusual vision changes may be an indicator of Alzheimer’s disease. Find out more.

La Odisea 2019
Dr. Kesari with two peers
Dr. Kesari at "The Duke" Awards 2019
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Dr. Santosh Kesari holding an award
Dr. Santosh Kesari and Kirk Cameron
Dr. Santosh Kesari and Rick Muchow
"The Duke" Awards 2019
Dr. Santosh Kesari at "The Duke" awards
Dr. Santosh Kesari at an award ceremony
Dr. Santosh Kesari at an award ceremony
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Dr. Santosh Kesari at an awards ceremony
May 8, 2019

Professional Spotlight: Dr. Santosh Kesari Awarded “The Duke” at 34th Annual Odyssey Ball

by Guest Author

The John Wayne Cancer Institute Auxiliary (JWCIA) honored neurologist and neuro-oncologist Santosh Kesari, MD, PhD, with "The Duke" Special Service Award, and philanthropist and President of Premier Girls Fastpitch Dan Hay with the Generation of Hope Award, at La Odisea, the 34th Odyssey Ball on May 4, 2019. Read more.

Elmar Nurmemmedov PhD MBA
April 10, 2019

Professional Spotlight: The Science Nomad

by Nikki Mena

Dr. Elmar Nurmemmedov’s fascination with science has taken him across the world to discover drugs that will help cure cancer. Find out more.

Last updated: April 10th, 2019