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Concussions and CTE: More complicated than even the experts know

Published: Aug 10th, 2017

Dr. Michael Jaffee is one of the experts mentioned in the July 31, 2017 issue of The Conversation’s article on Concussions. For many, American football is a beautiful game that is […]

Welcome Miranda Martin

Published: Aug 9th, 2017

Please welcome our newest team member, Miranda Martin.  Miranda has joined our clinical trials group.  

2017 ABIE Award Winner

Published: Aug 8th, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Aysegul Gunduz Denice Denton Emerging Leader ABIE Award The Denice Denton Emerging Leader ABIE Award recognizes a junior faculty member for high-quality research and significant positive impact […]

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Non-invasive vagal nerve stimulation effects on hyper-arousal and autonomic state in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder and history of mild traumatic brain injury

Published: Jul 27th, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Williamson on the publication of “Non-invasive vagal nerve stimulation effects on hyper-arousal and autonomic state in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder and history of mild traumatic brain injury.” […]

Motor subtype changes in early Parkinson’s disease

Published: Jul 26th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Robert S. Eisinger, Christopher W. Hess, Daniel Martinez-Ramirez,  Leonardo Almeida, Kelly D. Foote, Michael S. Okun  and Aysegul Gunduz on the publication of “Motor subtype changes in early Parkinson’s disease.”  This article […]

Free water improves detection of changes in the substantia nigra in Parkinsonism: A multisite study

Published: Jul 21st, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Nikolaus McFarland, Michael Okun and David Vaillancourt on the publication of “Free water improves detection of changes in the substantia nigra in Parkinsonism: A multisite study.”  This article […]

Hospitalization and rehospitalization in Parkinson disease patients: Data from the National Parkinson Foundation Centers of Excellence

Published: Jul 19th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Sol De Jesus, Melissa J. Armstrong, Daniel Martinez-Ramirez, and Michael S. Okun on the publication of “Hospitalization and rehospitalization in Parkinson disease patients: Data from the National Parkinson Foundation Centers of Excellence.” […]

Welcome new Faculty!

Published: Jul 18th, 2017

Please join us in wishing a warm welcome to Dr. Christopher Robinson, who joined us on July 11th in the Neuro Critical-Care Division and Dr. Tirisham Gyang who joins us today in the Multiple […]

Striatum, critical in DYTI

Published: Jul 12th, 2017

DYT1 dystonia is an autosomal dominant dystonia that is due to mutations in the TOR1A gene. Current evidence points toward a central role of the striatum (the caudate + putamen […]

Welcome to our new Fellows!

Published: Jul 11th, 2017

Ryan Barmore, MD Jr. Movement Disorders Fellow Mary Ann Fares, MD Vascular Neurology Fellow Supreet Kaur, MD Vascular Neurology Fellow Ahmad El Kouzi, MD Jr. Movement Disorders Fellow Bhavana Patel, […]