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Why are we so sleep deprived, and why does it matter?

Published: Mar 11th, 2018

On Sunday, March 11, our clocks “spring forward” an hour, leading to less sleep for many of us. Michael Jaffee, M.D., FAAN, FANA, vice chair and associate professor of the department […]

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Dr. Michael Okun, MD, honored by American Society for Experimental Neurotherapeutics!

Published: Mar 11th, 2018

Michael S. Okun, MD, Adelaide Lackner Professor and Chair of Neurology, and Co-director of the Fixel Center for Neurological Diseases at the University of Florida Health College of Medicine, was […]

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Multimodal Neuroimaging and Behavioral Assessment of SNCA Polymorphism rs356219 in Older Adults

Published: Feb 21st, 2018

Congratulations Drs.Okun and Vaillancourt on the publication of “Multimodal Neuroimaging and Behavioral Assessment of SNCA Polymorphism rs356219 in Older Adults,” in the February 10th issue of Neurobiology of Aging.   Abstract […]

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Welcome Dr. Maria Bruzzone!

Published: Feb 15th, 2018

Dr. Bruzzone is the latest addition to the Epilepsy Division. Please welcome her to the department!

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Depressive symptom dimensions and their association with hippocampal and entorhinal cortex volumes in community dwelling older adults

Published: Feb 14th, 2018

Congratulations Dr. John Williamson on the publication of “Depressive symptom dimensions and their association with hippocampal and entorhinal cortex volumes in community dwelling older adults.”  This article was accepted in […]

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Mass Spectrometric Methodologies for Investigating the Metabolic Signatures of Parkinson’s disease: Current Progress and Future Perspectives

Published: Feb 8th, 2018

Congratulations Dr. Okun on the publication of “Mass Spectrometric Methodologies for Investigating the Metabolic Signatures of Parkinson’s disease: Current Progress and Future Perspectives,” in the Analytical Chemistry’s January 31st issue. […]

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ICCN 2018 Poster Acceptance!

Published: Feb 6th, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Giridhar Kalamangalam on the acceptance of “Brain connectivity related to sleep-wake state: An intracranial EEG study.”  The abstract was accepted as a poster presentation at the 31st […]

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Comparison of robotics, functional electrical stimulation, and motor learning methods for treatment of persistent upper extremity dysfunction after stroke: a randomized controlled trial.

Published: Feb 5th, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Janis Daly on the Recommendation of her article “Comparison of robotics, functional electrical stimulation, and motor learning methods for treatment of persistent upper extremity dysfunction after stroke: a randomized controlled […]

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Welcome Rebecca Dettorre

Published: Feb 2nd, 2018

Becky has joined the department as a  Research Coordinator.  Please give her a warm welcome if you see her around!

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Congratulations Dr. Wicklund!

Published: Feb 1st, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Wicklund on the appointment to the AAN Work Group for MCI Quality Measures.