UC Davis MIND Institute news http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/rss/{$key} UC Davis MIND Institute news UC Davis MIND Institute news http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/global/images/wordmarks/MIND_Institute.gif http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/rss/mi UC Davis MIND Institute news The functional anatomy of language: Four things you need to know http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10518/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10518 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 4, 2015) - Gregory Hickok, founder and director, Center for Language Science, UC Irvine, will discuss “The functional anatomy of language: four things you need to know,” during the December UC Davis MIND Institute Distinguished Lecturer Series presentation. Wed, 04 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10518 Phyllis Brown 2015-11-04T00:00:00Z MIND Institute offers program for adults with autism spectrum disorder http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10504/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10504 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 29, 2015) - Researchers with the Behavioral Health Center of Excellence and MIND Institute at UC Davis are seeking adult participants, aged 18 to 38 years and diagnosed with or suspected of having autism or Asperger’s disorder, to participate in a research study, the ACCESS Program (Acquiring Career, Coping, Executive-Function and Social Skills Program). Thu, 29 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10504 Phyllis Brown 2015-10-29T00:00:00Z Amaral appointed to Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee of the Department of Health and Human Services http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10506/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10506 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 28, 2015) - David Amaral, Beneto Foundation Chair and Director of Research, UC Davis MIND Institute, has been appointed by United States Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell to the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC), which advises the secretary on approaches to advance research, strengthen services and increase opportunities for people with autism spectrum disorder. Wed, 28 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10506 Phyllis Brown 2015-10-28T00:00:00Z UC Davis MIND Institute studies the use of sertaline (Zoloft ®) in young children with autism spectrum disorder http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10353/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10353 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 18, 2015) - Whether the language and social development of very young children with ASD can be improved through treatment with sertraline, commonly known by the brand name Zoloft ®, is the subject of a new clinical trial at the UC Davis MIND Institute. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10353 Phyllis Brown 2015-09-18T00:00:00Z 2015-16 MIND Institute Distinguished Lecturer Series starts Oct. 14 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10347/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10347 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 16, 2015) - The UC Davis MIND Institute kicks off its 2015-16 Distinguished Lecturer Series in October with an address by Lisa Croen, Director of the Kaiser Permanente Autism Research Program, who will address “The epidemiology of autism: Investigating perinatal risk factors.” The event will be held Wednesday, Oct. 14 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium of the MIND Institute, 2825 50th St. It is free and open to the public and no reservations are required. Wed, 16 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10347 Phyllis Brown 2015-09-16T00:00:00Z Initiative to improve treatment, services for children with autism receives $10 million grant http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10350/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10350 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 16, 2015) - Researchers with the UC Davis MIND Institute are participating in an initiative project to provide better treatment for children with autism in under-served areas through a five-year, $10 million grant from the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration. The program aims, to bring evidence-based research practices to communities throughout the U.S. Wed, 16 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10350 Phyllis Brown 2015-09-16T00:00:00Z UC Davis MIND Institute to present inaugural Lynne Ora Kushel Memorial Lecture on Bipolar Disorder http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10301/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10301 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 25, 2015) - Jair C. Soares, professor and Pat R. Rutherford, Jr., chair in psychiatry, UTHealth Medical School, will present the inaugural Lynne Ora Kushel Memorial Lecture on Bipolar Disorder at the UC Davis MIND Institute on Thursday, Oct. 1. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10301 Phyllis Brown 2015-08-25T00:00:00Z MIND Institute researchers receive grant to measure language acquisition in autism http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10300/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10300 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 24, 2015) - The evaluation of new treatments for autism spectrum disorder is being hampered by the lack of validated measures to assess the progress that individuals make in such treatments. UC Davis MIND Institute researchers, in collaboration with the University of Minnesota and University of Washington, will study the utility of methods for measuring language acquisition in people with autism spectrum disorder, in order to evaluate their treatment progress, through a $125,000 seed grant from the Simons Foundation for Autism Research. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10300 Phyllis Brown 2015-08-24T00:00:00Z Hormozdiari joins UC Davis MIND Institute, Human Genome Center http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10299/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10299 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 21, 2015) - Fereydoun Hormozdiari recently has joined the UC Davis faculty as an assistant professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, affiliated with the Human Genome Center and the UC Davis MIND Institute. Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10299 Phyllis Brown 2015-08-21T00:00:00Z Megan Dennis joins UC Davis MIND Institute, Human Genome Center http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10287/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10287 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 18, 2015) - Megan Y. Dennis recently joined the faculty of the UC Davis MIND Institute and the Human Genome Center as an assistant professor in biochemistry and molecular medicine. Dennis’s research involves the use of genomic and genetic techniques to explore the underlying causes of neurological disorders, including autism spectrum disorder.  Tue, 18 Aug 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10287 Phyllis Brown 2015-08-18T00:00:00Z Autism costs estimated to reach nearly $500 billion, potentially $1 trillion, by 2025 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10214/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10214 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 28, 2015) - UC Davis health economists have for the first time projected the total costs of caring for all people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in the U.S. for the current calendar year and in 10 years if effective interventions and preventive treatments for the condition are not identified and widely available. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10214 Susan Mar 2015-07-28T00:00:00Z UC Davis awards $1 million for brain research http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10116/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10116 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 24, 2015) - UC Davis is stimulating innovative, collaborative brain research with a new program offering funding for projects with strong potential to lead to impactful discoveries. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10116 Phyllis Brown 2015-06-24T00:00:00Z Evaluating intelligence testing in individuals with intellectual disability http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9345/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9345 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 18, 2015) - Since the latter part of the 19th and early 20th centuries, intelligence tests have attempted to measure human intellectual capabilities. The most common assigns an intelligence quotient, or “IQ” score for normal intelligence in the 90-to-110 point range. Below-normal intelligence falls below 80 IQ points. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9345 Phyllis Brown 2015-06-18T00:00:00Z UC Davis Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities to hold Summer Institute on Neurodevelopmental Disorders http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10100/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10100 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 18, 2015) - The 12th Annual UC Davis Summer Institute on Neurodevelopmental Disorders — one of the nation's premier gatherings of health professionals, educators and families interested in research and best practices in the field of neurodevelopmental disorders — will be held Friday, Aug. 7, from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the UC Davis Conference Center, 550 Alumni Lane, on the University of California, Davis campus. The Institute is sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (CEDD) of the UC Davis MIND Institute and the UC Davis Health System Office of Continuing Medical Education.  Thu, 18 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10100 Phyllis Brown 2015-06-18T00:00:00Z The constant movement in ADHD may help children think, perform in school http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10069/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10069 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 10, 2015) - The constant movement of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be distracting -- but the fidgeting also may improve their cognitive performance, a study by researchers with the UC Davis MIND Institute has found. The take-away message: The hyperactivity seen in ADHD may help children think. [en español] Wed, 10 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10069 Phyllis Brown 2015-06-10T00:00:00Z Early intervention program improves long-term outcomes for children with autism http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10075/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10075 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 9, 2015) - An early intervention program for toddlers with autism spectrum disorder improves their intellectual abilities and reduces autism symptoms -- and those results persist years after the children originally received treatment, a new study shows. Tue, 09 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/10075 Phyllis Brown 2015-06-09T00:00:00Z UC Davis MIND Institute research finds differences in the brains and behavior of girls and boys with autism http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9818/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9818 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 12, 2015) - New research conducted by the UC Davis MIND Institute on a large cohort of preschoolers with autism spectrum disorder has found differences in the underlying biology of their brains, and in  their behavior, that may help explain how the condition affects a little-studied and poorly understood population of children: girls. [en español] Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9818 Phyllis Brown 2015-05-12T00:00:00Z Marjorie Solomon named to Marvin 'Buzz' Oates and Family Endowed Chair in Lifespan Development in Autism http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9921/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9921 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 29, 2015) - Marjorie Solomon, associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and a with a faculty member at the UC Davis MIND Institute and Imaging Research Center, has been named to the Marvin "Buzz" Oates and Family Endowed Chair in Lifespan Development in Autism in the UC Davis School of Medicine. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9921 Phyllis Brown 2015-04-29T00:00:00Z MIND Institute researchers receive grant to study schizophrenia in children with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9939/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9939 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 21, 2015) - Researchers studying a genetic disorder that in childhood causes anxiety and learning differences, but in adolescence or early adulthood results in schizophrenia in nearly one third of those affected, will investigate how emotional and intellectual challenges impact the development of early psychosis symptoms in this very high-risk population, through a new five-year, $2.5 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9939 Phyllis Brown 2015-04-21T00:00:00Z The brain and behavioral effects of early exposure to chlorpyrifos http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9938/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9938 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 21, 2015) - In a presentation scheduled for May 20 Virginia Rauh, a researcher from Columbia University, will discuss her studies of the effects of prenatal exposure to chlorpyrifos, a common insecticide and neurotoxicant, in a group of inner-city minority children. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9938 Phyllis Brown 2015-04-21T00:00:00Z David Amaral named editor-in-chief of Autism Research http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9882/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9882 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 2, 2015) - David G. Amaral, director of research at the UC Davis MIND Institute, has been named the new editor-in-chief of Autism Research, the peer-reviewed journal of the International Society for Autism Research (INSAR) and its publishing partner, Wiley. Amaral succeeds Anthony J. Bailey, the journal’s first editor-in-chief, who will step down at the end of March after nearly six years in the position. Thu, 02 Apr 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9882 Phyllis Brown 2015-04-02T00:00:00Z International team of researchers led by UC Davis receives $4 million NIH grant to study skull disorder in infants http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9867/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9867 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 31, 2015) - Simeon Boyd, UC Davis professor of genetics and pediatrics, has received a nearly $4 million, five-year grant from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research to lead a team of physicians and scientists from more than 10 centers in the United States and seven international sites, including Australia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Germany, Hungary, Italy and the United Kingdom, to study craniosynostosis, the premature fusion of the bony plates of the skull in infants. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9867 Phyllis Brown 2015-03-31T00:00:00Z MIND Institute holds 6th Annual Poetry and Art Night http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9861/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9861 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 26, 2015) - On Monday, April 13, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., the UC Davis MIND Institute will partner with the Sacramento Poetry Center to present the 6th Annual Poetry & Art Night. The event will feature original works by poets who connect with the experience of living with autism. Attendees also will view the MIND Institute collection of paintings and drawings by artists with neurodevelopmental disorders. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9861 Phyllis Brown 2015-03-26T00:00:00Z UC Davis receives $10 million grant to establish center to study schizophrenia http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9769/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9769 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 26, 2015) - UC Davis will establish a prestigious, leading-edge center to advance innovative research into the origins of schizophrenia: A Silvio O. Conte Center for Basic or Translational Mental-Health Research, one of only 15 such centers in the United States. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9769 Phyllis Brown 2015-03-26T00:00:00Z ADHD Program selected for new PEER patient portal by Genetic Alliance http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9848/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9848 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 25, 2015) - The ADHD Program at the UC Davis MIND Institute has been selected to participate in an initiative that will link people with the condition in Sacramento and beyond with clinicians, researchers, advocates, support groups and each other, through an innovative privacy-assured online platform called Platform for Engaging Everyone Responsibly, or PEER. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9848 Phyllis Brown 2015-03-25T00:00:00Z Randi Hagerman receives International Sisley-Lejeune Foundation Award http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9821/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9821 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 18, 2015) - Randi Hagerman, medical director of the UC Davis MIND Institute, has received the prestigious International Sisley-Jerome Lejeune Award 2014 from the Paris-based Jérôme Lejeune Foundation, for her groundbreaking work developing targeted treatments for individuals with fragile X syndrome, a leading cause of intellectual disability and the leading single-gene cause of autism spectrum disorder.   Wed, 18 Mar 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9821 Phyllis Brown 2015-03-18T00:00:00Z Steinberg to present two lectures on mental-health policy in California at UC Davis in April http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9790/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9790 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 10, 2015) - Former California Senate Pro Tempore Darrell Steinberg, who recently joined UC Davis Health System as director of policy and advocacy for the UC Davis Behavioral Health Center of Excellence and visiting professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, will present two special lectures in April. Tue, 10 Mar 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9790 Phyllis Brown 2015-03-10T00:00:00Z Pediatric bipolar disorder the topic of next UC Davis MIND Institute distinguished lecture http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9802/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9802 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 9, 2015) - Mani Pavuluri, founding director of the Pediatric Mood Disorders Clinic and the Pediatric Brain Research and Intervention Center at the University of Illinois, Chicago, will address brain dysfunction in pediatric bipolar disorder during the next UC Davis MIND Institute Distinguished Lecturer Series address. Mon, 09 Mar 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9802 Phyllis Brown 2015-03-09T00:00:00Z What we can learn about dyslexia using brain-imaging studies http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9697/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9697 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 6, 2015) - How imagining technology illuminates the differences between the workings of the brain in children and adults with reading disability, or dyslexia, and those of people without the disorder, will be the topic of the March 2015 UC Davis MIND Institute Distinguished Lecturer Series presentation. Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9697 Phyllis Brown 2015-03-06T00:00:00Z Spanish-language seminar slated on the family dynamics of having a child with special needs http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9665/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9665 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (February 3, 2015) - The UC Davis Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (CEDD) will hold a panel discussion on “Developing and Maintaining Positive Relationships in the Community and the Family” for individuals with children with special needs on Saturday, Feb. 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Please note: This discussion will be presented entirely in Spanish. The presentation will be held in the MIND Institute auditorium, at 2825 50th St., Sacramento. It is free and open to the public and no reservations are required. Seating is first-come, first-served. No children will be allowed. Tue, 03 Feb 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9665 Phyllis Brown 2015-02-03T00:00:00Z Aubyn Stahmer, expert in translating autism research into community practice, joins UC Davis MIND Institute http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9593/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis MIND Institute news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9593 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 8, 2015) - Aubyn Stahmer, an expert in the translation of evidence-based autism research to community-based practice and delivery, has joined the UC Davis MIND Institute as an associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. Thu, 08 Jan 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/mindinstitute/9593 Phyllis Brown 2015-01-08T00:00:00Z