Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

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    Small Particle, Big City

    For 20 years the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, in sponsorship with the Nashville Mayor’s Advisory Committee for People with Disabilities, has put together an annual exhibit of work by artists with a wide range of ages, abilities and disabilities called Creative Expressions. Read More

    Mar 23, 2015

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    Photo: Anniversary celebration

    The Vanderbilt Kennedy Center is celebrating 50 years of transforming the lives of people with disabilities through discovery, service and training. Read More

    Mar 12, 2015

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    Autism Partnership founder to speak Feb. 23

    The Vanderbilt Kennedy Center will welcome Autism Partnership founder and co-director John McEachin, Ph.D., on Monday, Feb. 23, at 4:10 p.m. as he presents a lecture titled “Helping Children with ASD Become More Responsive Learners.” A reception will be held following the lecture. Read More

    Feb 19, 2015

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    Copper toxicity and Parkinson’s

    A genetic predisposition to Parkinson’s disease makes neurons more vulnerable to the toxicity of heavy metals such as copper. Read More

    Feb 5, 2015

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    Vanderbilt Star competition rescheduled for March 22

    Ten students from Vanderbilt University and Belmont University will compete for a one-song record deal. Read More

    Jan 29, 2015

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    New view of dopamine heteromers

    Although heteromeric dopamine receptors composed of both D1 and D2 subunits have been proposed to play a role in depression and schizophrenia, recent studies suggest these heteromers do not exist. Read More

    Jan 23, 2015

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    The most popular research news stories of 2014

    Electricity, learning, marijuana, outer space and planet Earth were the hot topics of 2014. Read More

    Dec 26, 2014