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Photo: (From left) Occupational therapist Lisa Warren, M.H.S., OTR/L, and Melissa Armstrong, M.D., M.Sc., discuss a case. Patients suffering from dementia with Lewy bodies benefit from a multidisciplinary approach to care at the Fixel Center.

Fixel Center earns Lewy body dementia designation!

Published: Apr 4th, 2018

The Fixel Center for Neurological Diseases at UF Health has garnered national recognition as a newly named Lewy Body Dementia Association Research Center of Excellence.

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UF Health’s Multiple Sclerosis Program is New Corporate Sponsor for MS Walk Villages

Published: Mar 27th, 2018

Hundreds join in Walk MS in The Villages By Larry Lentz More than 350 Villagers took a collective, critical step to ending the debilitating illness of Multiple Sclerosis by participating in […]

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McKnight Brain Institute Brain Awareness Week 2018

Published: Mar 23rd, 2018

On Wednesday, March 14, area homeschool students visited UF to participate in the MBI’s Brain Awareness Week activities. UF Neuroscience students hosted the event and also engaged with more than […]

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Published: Mar 22nd, 2018

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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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Research Day 2018 – Save the Date!

Published: Feb 20th, 2018

In accordance with the University of Florida Department of Neurology’s commitment to Research, We Proudly Present the 2nd Annual RESEARCH DAY!   When:  June 2, 2018 8:00AM-4:00PM Where:  Shands South Tower (SACC) […]

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A Comprehensive Review of Movement Disorders for the Clinical Practitioner

Published: Feb 12th, 2018

The Aspen movement disorders course started in 1991 at Columbia University through the efforts of some of the movement disorders “founding fathers”: Drs. Hallett, Jankovic, and Fahn. It is a […]

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Congratulations on your Award!

Published: Feb 2nd, 2018

Dr Giridhar Kalamangalam and Dr Jean Cibula were recently voted to the Fellowship of the American Epilepsy Society. The FAES credential is peer recognition that demonstrates professional accomplishment and dedication in […]