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Named Professorships

Published: Aug 17th, 2017

The college of medicine recently awarded three members of the neurology faculty with named professorships. Dr. Irene Malaty was appointed to the Barbara Padgett Dein Professorship in Parkinson’s Fund. Dr. […]

Progression marker of Parkinson’s disease: a 4-year multi-site imaging study 

Published: Aug 15th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Nikolaus R. McFarland Michael S. Okun and  David E. Vaillancourt on the publication of “Progression marker of Parkinson’s disease: a 4-year multi-site imaging study.”  This article was published in Brain, […]

UF Health Shands Hospital nationally ranked in six specialties for 2017-18

Published: Aug 15th, 2017

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Imaging biomarker for Parkinson’s could aid in testing drugs to slow disease’s progression

Published: Aug 14th, 2017

Welcome to our new Faculty Members

Published: Aug 11th, 2017

Welcome to the team, Dr. Addie Patterson and Dr. Yulia Orlova.  Dr. Patterson began this month in the Movement Disorders Division and  Dr. Orlova began in the General Neurology Division. […]

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 […]