Category: Stories

Case Study: Patient O

Before I go on to present the case study, I've got a disclaimer: I AM NOT A MEDICAL DOCTOR! It's hard for people in this part of the world to understand what the course I spent the last five years studying (Neuroscience & Clinical Neuroscience) entails, so they end up calling me 'doctor'. I actually ...

The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind (NY Times)

Barbara K. Lipska, a neuroscientist, is the director of the Human Brain Collection Core at the National Institute of Mental Health and this is her story ... As the director of the human brain bank at the National Institute of Mental Health, I am surrounded by brains, some floating in jars of formalin and others ...