Center for Healthy Minds at UW–Madison to launch research on connection between asthma and Alzheimer’s disease
Chronic inflammatory diseases can compromise brain health and increase dementia risk, but why and how that happens is a lingering scientific puzzle. A multi-disciplinary team of University of Wisconsin–Madison researchers is set to launch a five-year investigation into this question.
Center for Healthy Minds will research machine learning predictions of well-being
Researchers are working on one possible solution that leverages artificial intelligence to deliver personalized well-being content through a person’s mobile device when they need it most.
Q&A: Catching Up with the McNair-Center for Healthy Minds Scholars
We recently caught up with scholars Augusta Ike and Godwill Oke, who participated in the McNair-Center for Healthy Minds Scholars Program.
'What’s the Big Idea?' Richard Davidson Speaks at Investiture Ceremony
Center for Healthy Minds Founder and Director Richard Davidson Speaks at UW–Madison Chancellor's Investiture in April 2023.
For Stressed-out Grad Students, Mindfulness Makes Big Difference
While recent studies and polls indicate the nation is in the midst of a mental health crisis, the situation in academia is even more grim: Within the high-stress, high-pressure, often socially isolated world of advanced education, graduate students experience depression and anxiety at six times the rate of the general population.