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Neurology Grand Rounds 2/18: Foundations of Brain Machine Interfaces

Published: Feb 17th, 2014

This week we will have a grand rounds presentation on brain machine interfaces by Dr. Jose Principe from the UF College of Engineering. He is a distinguished professor of engineering, IEEE fellow and […]

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Congratulations Dr. Heilman!

Published: Feb 17th, 2014

On January 16, 2014, Kenneth M. Heilman, M.D., the James E Rooks Professor of Neurology, appeared in an article in the Orlando Sentinel entitled “Forgetful?  It may be your medicine” […]

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UF researchers develop app for deep brain stimulation patients

Published: Feb 4th, 2014

What’s (app)ening UF researchers develop app for deep brain stimulation patients By Candi Crimmins For people with neurological disorders who use deep brain stimulators, a low battery can mean the return of […]

New Research Grant Opportunity!

Published: Dec 29th, 2013

The National Parkinson Foundation has announced new funding opportunities.  For more information click here!


Published: Dec 28th, 2013

Congratulations to the 2014-2015 Chief Residents!   Dr. Addie Patterson has accepted the position of Administrative Chief Resident for the year 2014-15 and will be responsible for all the resident activities. Dr. Lauren Bowen will […]

Medical management prevents strokes in high-risk patients

Published: Nov 27th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A nationwide stroke prevention study shows that medication and lifestyle changes remain safer and more effective at preventing strokes than stenting in patients with narrowed brain arteries. […]

Residents in the News…

Published: Nov 18th, 2013

The 2013 Annual meeting of the FLORIDA SOCIETY OF NEUROLOGY was held in September in Orlando Florida!  The Department of Neurology would like to recognize the following residents which were […]

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Medications and memory

Published: Nov 17th, 2013

Research by Dr. Kenneth Heilman and published in the UF POST   UF researchers find link between certain medications and cognitive decline… By Marilee Griffin   Click here to read the full […]

Request for Applications!

Published: Nov 16th, 2013

The following are links to RFAs available to faculty provided by the McKnight Brain Institute: MBI Fellowships RFA – McKnight Brain Institute Fellowships MBI Neuroimaging Pilot Grants RFA – MBI Neuroimaging Pilot […]

How We Learn – an interactive event!

Published: Nov 15th, 2013

Join us for an interactive groundbreaking event! Inspired by elements of the new George T. Harrell, M.D., Medical Education Building  Bernie Machen, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D., President, University of Florida David S. […]