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The visual kinetic depth effect is altered with Parkinson’s disease

Published: Jan 23rd, 2017

Congratulations to Drs. Heilman and White on the publication of The visual kinetic depth effect is altered with Parkinson’s disease in Parkinsonism & Related Disorders January edition. Abstract Background People with […]

UF Health Spine Symposium – Save the Date!

Published: Jan 13th, 2017

The University of Florida departments of neurosurgery, neurology, pain management, physiatry and interventional radiology will be presenting the 2017 UF Health Spine Care Conference on February 11, 2017 at the Evelyn […]

Congratulations on your new publication!

Published: Dec 19th, 2016

Congratulations to Drs. Foote, Okun and Ward on the publication of “Six-Nine Year Follow-Up of Deep Brain Stimulation for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.”  The article was published in the December 8th edition […]

Congratulations Nikolaus R. McFarland, MD

Published: Dec 16th, 2016

On the publication of “A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of coenzyme Q10 in Huntington disease,” which was published in Neurology’s December edition.   ABSTRACT Objective: To test the hypothesis that […]

In the News! Unlocking the Healing Power of You – National Geographic Magazine

Published: Dec 6th, 2016

At the University of Florida, Parkinson’s disease patient Russell Price undergoes surgery to implant a deep brain stimulation (DBS) lead that will deliver electrical impulses to motion-controlling parts of his […]

Welcome to Jennifer Steshyn!

Published: Dec 5th, 2016

Jennifer Steshyn has joined the Department of Neurology effective 12/2/16 as a Clinical Research Coordinator III.  She can be reached via email at and will be located in the […]

Dr. Todd Golde appointed director of McKnight Brain Institute!

Published: Dec 1st, 2016

Todd E. Golde, M.D., Ph.D., an internationally known expert in the scientific understanding of Alzheimer’s disease, has been appointed executive director of the Evelyn F. and William L. McKnight Brain […]

Congratulations to Dr. Heilman!

Published: Nov 30th, 2016

On the publication of “Callosal disconnection neglect: reassessment after 34 years.” which was published in the November issue of Neurocase.

Congratulations Drs. Deeb, Rossi, Shukla and Okun!

Published: Nov 29th, 2016

On the publication of “Proceedings of the Fourth Annual Deep Brain Stimulation Think Tank: A Review of Emerging Issues and Technologies,” which was published in the November issue of Front. Integrative […]

Congratulations Drs. Bowers & Okun!

Published: Nov 23rd, 2016

On the publication of “Emotion modulation of the startle reflex in essential tremor: Blunted reactivity to unpleasant and pleasant pictures,” which was published in the November edition of Parkinsonism & Related […]