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Current Practice and the Future of Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy in Parkinson’s Disease

Published: May 25th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Leonardo Almeida, Wissam Deeb, Chauncey Spears, Daniel Martinez-Ramirez, Christopher W. Hess, and Michael S. Okun on the publication of “Current Practice and the Future of Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy in […]

Accuracy of Placement of Deep Brain Stimulation Leads May be Better with a Staged Approach

Published: May 24th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Deeb, Almeida, Foote an Okun on the publication of “Accuracy of Placement of Deep Brain Stimulation Leads May be Better with a Staged Approach“, which was published in the […]

Recognizing Atypical Parkinsonisms: “Red Flags” and Therapeutic Approaches

Published: May 23rd, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Nikolaus McFarland and Christopher Hess on the publication of “Recognizing Atypical Parkinsonisms: “Red Flags” and Therapeutic Approaches” in Seminars in Neurology.   Abstract The overlap of signs and symptoms between […]

Long Term Follow up of Weight Changes in STN and GPi Deep Brain Stimulation

Published: May 18th, 2017

Congratulations to Drs. Shah, Almeida, Okun, and Wagle-Shukla on the publication of “Long Term Follow up of Weight Changes in STN and GPi Deep Brain Stimulation,” in the April 23rd […]

Mixed Transcortical Aphasia in Association with Neurodegenerative Disease

Published: May 17th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Doty and Heilman on the publication of “Mixed Transcortical Aphasia in Association with Neurodegenerative Disease,”  which was published in the April 28th edition of Neurology. ABSTRACT Objective: To […]

Solving the Puzzle of Living with Parkinson’s

Published: May 15th, 2017

Harvesting Happiness with guest Dr. Michael Okun   Host Lisa Cypers Kamen, MA is an Applied Positive Psychology and lifestyle management consultant specializing in the fields of addiction and trauma recovery, life-crises triage, integrated wellbeing and mindful living. Her mission-driven […]

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Substantial Matters: Life and Science of Parkinson’s

Published: May 15th, 2017

In this debut episode of Substantial Matters: Life and Science of Parkinson’s, brought to you by the National Parkinson Foundation, Dr. Michael Okun talks about early warning signs of Parkinson’s […]

Welcome Esther Olasoji!

Published: May 15th, 2017

Esther is our new Clinical Research Coordinator.  She joined us on May 1st and can be reached via email at eolasoji@ufl.edu

Grand Rounds – May 16, 2017

Published: May 15th, 2017

The University of Florida Continuing Medical Education and Department of Neurology “Targeting Trafficking Deficits in Lewy Body Disease”   Nikolaus McFarland, MD, PhD Assistant Professor Chief of Movement Disorders Division […]

Save the date!

Save the date!

Published: May 12th, 2017

International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement DIsorder in Vancouver Canada – June 4-8, 2017