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Functional activity of the sensorimotor cortex and cerebellum relates to cervical dystonia symptoms

Published: June 22nd, 2017

Congratulations to Christopher W. Hess, Nikolaus R. McFarland, Aparna Wagle Shukla, Michael S. Okun, and David E. Vaillancourt on the publication of “Functional activity of the sensorimotor cortex and cerebellum relates […]

Fighting Dementia

Published: June 21st, 2017

GAINESVILLE, Fla. WCJB-TV 20– Dementia is a tough and debilitating mental disorder, but researchers are learning more about it. Dr. Glenn Smith is a dementia researcher from UF’s Department of […]

Parkinson Disease and Autoimmune Disorders—What Can We Learn From Genome-wide Pleiotropy?

Published: June 20th, 2017

Congratulations to Drs. Nikolaus McFarland, Karen McFarland and Todd Golde on the publication of “Parkinson Disease and Autoimmune Disorders—What Can We Learn From Genome-wide Pleiotropy?”  This article was published in […]

Grand Rounds – June 13, 2017

Published: June 19th, 2017

The University of Florida, Department of Neurology Presents “Chronic Daily Headache”   Aven Ford, MD Major, United States Air Force, Medical Corps Staff Neurologist Chief, Neurology Element Wright-Patterson Medical Center […]

Dr. Hess; Guest editor for Seminars in Neurology.

Published: June 19th, 2017

Dr. Hess served as a guest editor for a recently published issue of Seminars in Neurology. The title of the issue is “Update on Parkinson’s Disease”. The articles focused on the […]


Published: June 16th, 2017

This seminar series runs every Monday at 12:00 PM in the DeWeese auditorium. Use this flyer to see the dates, topics and presenters. 2017 Neuromedicine Summer Calendar

Tourette syndrome: Finally, something to shout about

Published: June 15th, 2017

Congratulations Dr. Michael Okun on your publication of Tourette syndrome: Finally, something to shout about  in the June 8, 2017 edition of “The Conversation.” Tourette syndrome is a mysterious medical curiosity […]

SSEP in Therapeutic Hyperthermia Era

Published: June 14th, 2017

A lot has changed since the seminal paper by Levy et al. in JAMA neurology in 1985. The advent of therapeutic hypothermia (TH) has introduced uncertainty in prognostication. Cahill et […]

Gainesville Parkinson’s Support Group!

Published: June 13th, 2017

Next Meeting: Fri, June 16, 12:30pm – 2:00pm and Monthly on the third Friday Where Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Institute, Gainesville, FL map Description 3rd Floor Conference Room For more info […]

It’s that time of year again – time to prepare for the annual closing of the fiscal year. 

Published: June 12th, 2017

 Please pay close attention to the departmental fiscal deadlines listed below in red.  It is important that these deadlines are followed in order to allow staff adequate time to prepare […]