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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 […]

Congratulations to Drs. Xia and Subramony on their publication!

Published: Nov 22nd, 2016

“The Initial Symptom and Motor Progression in Spinocerebellar Ataxias,” was published in the November issue of The Cerebellum.  You can find the abstract and full article by using the link […]


Published: Nov 18th, 2016

Is there a Quality Hero among you who needs to be recognized? This person is someone who demonstrates outstanding leadership and has made exceptional contributions to quality and patient safety at […]

Faculty Meeting Change!

Published: Nov 17th, 2016

December’s faculty meeting has been moved to 12/9 @ 7am in MBI LG-110

Season of Hope Run!

Published: Nov 17th, 2016

Come join Tyler’s Hope and The UF Center for Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration for our 7th annual Season of Hope Run on the Gainesville Hawthorne Trail December 3rd, 2016. Certification […]