Neurololgy and Racial Injustice

Statement from The Diversity and Inclusion Council

Recent events surrounding the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breonna Taylor have raised strong emotion and deep concern about issues of injustice, social inequities, and racism. We understand that this is a painful time particularly for the black community and to everyone who values the dignity of every human life regardless of color or creed. These events remind us that elements of injustice and racism continue to exist in our society at large and most probably around us.

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Neurology and covid-19

COVID-19 and the Neurologist

Neurology Grand  Rounds  Jose’ Biller, MD, FACP, FAAN, FANA, FAHA Professor and Chairman Department of Neurology Loyola University Medical…

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Looking Ahead: Parkinson’s, Covid-19 & the…

For anyone interested in or impacted by Parkinson’s disease, don’t miss the Parkinson’s Foundation’s Facebook Live event at 1 p.m. EST Wednesday…

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A Pandemic Benefit: The Expansion of Telemedicine

A new New York Times article exploring the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on telemedicine references @JAMANeuro Viewpoint article co-authored by Dr…

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Long-term clinical outcomes of bilateral GPi deep…

Congratulations to Drs. Takashi Tsuboi Janine Lemos Melo Lobo Jofili Lopes, Kathryn Moore, Bhavana Patel, Joseph Legacy, Adrianna M…

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Sedation drug shows promise for neurological…

A drug widely used for anesthesia and sedation in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage, a life-threatening form of stroke mostly caused by an…

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Genetics & Genomics Student Publication…

Genetics and Genomics Graduate student Yuning Liu is the first author on a recent publication entitled “The abnormal firing of Purkinje cells in…

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Program Goals

The goal of the Neurology Residency Training Program is to prepare residents for a career in academic neurology, with well-rounded strengths in clinical care, professionalism, research, and education. We are confident that every resident who we accept into our program will be able, with suitable application, to become a first-rate neurologist.

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Life and Coronaviruses

By Jean Cibula, MD, FAES Well, this isn’t quite the item that I had planned to write.  My original intention was to talk about diets for the…

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The Neurologist is in…

Monthly insights and advice from a stroke specialist, a movement disorder expert, and a neuromuscular physician. by Melissa Armstrong, MD…

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Parkinson’s Consultation with Dr. Michael Okun

Traveling to Movement Disorder Specialist I was excited to be on a Sunday road trip on December 2, 2018, to Gainesville, Florida to meet Dr…

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Neurologic manifestations of COVID-19 and other…

SCCM Pod-410 COVID-19 Neurologic Manifestations Review neurologic manifestations of COVID-19 and other severe respiratory viral…

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JAMA Neurology Author Interviews with Dr. Michael…

Tune in here to listen to Dr. Okun discuss Nilotinib Effects on Safety, Tolerability, and Potential Biomarkers in Parkinson Disease.  

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Managing Parkinson’s “Off” Time

Parkinson’s can be unpredictable – symptoms can come and go or get better and worse throughout the day. These so-called “on-off” fluctuations…

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Walk to End Alzheimer’s®

The world may look a little different right now, but one thing hasn’t changed: our commitment to ending Alzheimer’s. This year, Walk to End…

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Tyler’s Hope for a Dystonia Cure Webinar!

Join us on September 16, 2020 from 2-3 pm EST for an informational session and hear Dr. William Dauer, Dr. Nicole Calakos, and Dr. David Vaillancourt…

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Register now for Muscular Dystrophy Association’s…

Muscular Dystrophy Association’s Muscle Walk program unites families and communities around the country into local celebrations of collective…

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