Epidemiology of Brain Resilience to Aging

University of Pittsburgh eBRAIN Group

The eBRAIN research group coordinates and analyzes studies that focus on the interplay between brain integrity and function in a variety of neuroepidemiological studies. We apply brain imaging methods in population studies, study risk factors, utilize cognitive and mobility measures, characterize central & peripheral contributors to function.

Congratulations graduates!

Congratulations to Zack Hubbard and Wesley DeHaven on their graduation!

New study investigating how structural racism impacts dementia

How does structural racism impact dementia? Researchers seek answers in Pittsburgh neighborhoods. Researchers have received a $9.6 million grant to learn how structural racism has affected the cognitive health of Pittsburgh residents in two of the city’s historically...

The Brain Across the Lifespan: Tools and Methodologies for Measuring the Changing Brain Virtual Workshop

Save the Dates! Monday, April 18, 2022 11:00am – 5:00pm ET Tuesday, April 19, 2022 12:00pm – 5:00pm ET view flyer → Registration for the workshop is free and now open →

Writing in Population Neuroscience – Summer Term 2022

This is a 2-credit graduate course designed to reach pre- and postdoctoral trainees in epidemiology, neuroscience, neurology, psychiatry, rehabilitation, and data sciences. The purpose of this course is to write a manuscript or grant proposal related to population...

Creative Brain Week

Inaugural Creative Brain Week—a Global Brain Health Institute initiative at Trinity College Dublin from March 12-16, 2022. A pioneering event illustrating innovation at the intersection of arts and brain science featuring both online and in person sessions. Creative...


An online course on neuroimaging and data science called Neurohackademy run by the University of Washington held is being held over the summer both online and in person.

New PNA Training Grant Trainees

Introducing our two newest PNA Training Grant Trainees… Thomas Kraynak and Kailyn Witonsky. Welcome!

ISPGR 2022: Featured Keynote Speaker – Caterina Rosano

Caterina talks about her fascination with unravelling the mystery behind why / how some people age more robustly than others, and how this has led to her idea of mobility resilience and use of cutting edge methods to identify the factors which contribute to mobility...

Congratulations to Sara Godina on an amazing score!

Congratulations to Sara Godina on an amazing score on her R36 “The impact of neighborhood greenspace on cognitively healthy life years and structural markers of brain health” Well done, Sara!!

Rafael Migoyo selected for Pittsburgh Latinx Artist Residency Program

Rafael was awarded a spot in the inaugural Pittsburgh Latinx Artist Residency Program. Congrats! Pittsburgh Latinx Artist Residency → So excited to see more of your work!