UTD’s Center for BrainHealth Unveils
Schedule For 4th Annual Lecture Series

RICHARDSON, Texas (Aug. 22, 2005) — The Center for BrainHealth® at The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) will kick off its fourth annual lecture series on the inner workings of the human brain on Sept. 13. At a time when scientists and researchers are making fascinating discoveries about the brain, this popular series provides a forum for the public to ask questions that are pertinent to their lives.

The series, called “The Brain: An Owner’s Guide,” will consist of four lectures and address such topics as the adolescent brain; depression, drugs and the brain; brain function in the aging, and new insights into how the brain heals. The talks are cosponsored by the Center for BrainHealth and the Neuroscience Center at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas. All will be held at Presbyterian’s Fogelson Forum Auditorium, located at 8200 Walnut Hill Lane in Dallas, and will run from 7 to 8:15 p.m. The schedule is as follows:

The cost to attend is $25 per lecture, and all talks are open to the public and geared to a lay audience. For more information or reservations, please call (214) 905-3007, or register online at www. centerforbrainhealth.org .

About the Center for BrainHealth

The Center for BrainHealth integrates research, treatment, academic training and community outreach and is one of the few facilities in the United States to provide continued follow-up to enhance and monitor functional recovery in children and adults with brain injury, brain disease and complications of normal aging. Through this innovative approach, the center is discovering commonalities across brain maladies that are yielding similarities in brain repair mechanisms and resulting in new treatments for improving life for patients with brain injuries and diseases. One of the center’s top priorities is achieving healthy mental aging by translating scientific findings into treatment. For more information about the Center for BrainHealth and its work, please visit the organization’s Web site www.centerforbrainhealth.org.

About UTD

The University of Texas at Dallas, located at the convergence of Richardson, Plano and Dallas in the heart of the complex of major multinational technology corporations known as the Telecom Corridor®, enrolls more than 14,000 students. The school’s freshman class traditionally stands at the forefront of Texas state universities in terms of average SAT scores. The university offers a broad assortment of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs. For additional information about UTD, please visit the university’s web site at www.utdallas.edu.