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Welcome Slande Alliance

Published: Nov 13th, 2017

Slande Alliance will be joining us as a Research Coordinator.  Please welcome her to the department!  

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Ventral Intermediate Nucleus Versus Zona Incerta Region Deep Brain Stimulation In Essential Tremor

Published: Nov 9th, 2017

Congratulation to Robert Eisinger et al. (Dr. Michael Okun’s lab) on the publication of “Ventral Intermediate Nucleus Versus Zona Incerta Region Deep Brain Stimulation In Essential Tremor,” in the November issue […]

Grand Rounds – November 7, 2017

Published: Nov 6th, 2017

The University of Florida Continuing Medical Education and Department of Neurology   Present “Sleep and Performance”  Stephan Eisenschenk, MD Associate Professor of Neurology Director, North Florida/South Georgia VAMC Center of […]

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Welcome Christian Wolf, ARNP

Published: Nov 3rd, 2017

  Please welcome Christian Wolf, ARNP.  Christian is the new extender on the general inpatient care ward.  

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Square biphasic pulse deep brain stimulation for essential tremor: The BiP tremor study

Published: Oct 30th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Sol De Jesus, Leonardo Almeida, Leili Shahgholi, Daniel Martinez-Ramirez, Aparna Wagle-Shukla, and Michael Okun on the publication of “Square biphasic pulse deep brain stimulation for essential tremor: The BiP tremor study.”  This article was published in the October […]

Symptom Dimensions of Depression and Apathy and Their Relationship With Cognition in Parkinson’s Disease

Published: Oct 27th, 2017

Congratulations to Drs. Okun, and Bowers on the publication of “Symptom Dimensions of Depression and Apathy and Their Relationship With Cognition in Parkinson’s Disease” in the October issue of Journal of […]

Reengineering Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders: Emerging Technologies

Published: Oct 24th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Gunduz, Foote and Okun on the publication of “Reengineering Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders: Emerging Technologies,” in Current Opinion in Biomedical Engineering’s September issue.   Abstract Deep […]

Postural Tremor and Ataxia Progression in Spinocerebellar Ataxias

Published: Oct 20th, 2017

Congratulations Dr. Guangbin Xia and Dr. S.H. Subramony on the publication of “Postural Tremor and Ataxia Progression in Spinocerebellar Ataxias,” which was published in Tremor and Other Hyperkinetic Movements.   […]

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Congratulations to Drs. Chuquilin and Wymer!

Published: Oct 17th, 2017

Congratulations to Drs. Chuquilin and Wymer on your recent editorial “Increasing Evidence for an Association Between Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Psychiatric Disorders” in JAMA Neurology.

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Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) Research Center of Excellence Grant

Published: Oct 16th, 2017

Melissa Armstrong M.D., MSc. Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology successfully led the application and effort for UF to have a Lewy Body Center of Excellence. Dr. Armstrong’s site will be publicly promoted […]