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Leslie Merryman

Congratulations to Dr. David Fitzgerald!

Dr. Fitzgerald has receivied the VA Employee of the Year award from the Military Officers Association of America (Gainesville Branch) at the Alachua County Veterans Awards dinner. This will be Dr. Fitzgerald’s 2nd Employee of the Year award in 3 years from the Alachua County…

Brain Awareness Week March 16-20, 2015 Volunteers Wanted!

Each year, the NCF Chapter of SfN hosts Brain Awareness Week. During this week, they visit classrooms from K-12th grade in the Gainesville area to teach students about the brain. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact…

Synergy in Neuromedicine – Movement Disorders

Since its beginning in 2002, the UF Health Center for Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration has earned a reputation for excellence and become an international destination for patient care, research and teaching in movement disorders and neurorestoration. At the Center, patients have access to the latest clinical and translational research studies,…

Save the Date!

March 20, 2015 – the North Central Florida Chapter of the Society for Neurology is holding it’s Chapter Conference at the McKnight Brain Institute at the University of Florida.   For more information and to register please click here!…

Save the Date!

We are pleased to offer a FREE symposium for patients and families of those with Tic Disorders and Tourette Syndrome.   It is sponsored by the Tourette Syndrome Association (TSA) and the CDC. Location: McKnight Brain Institute Auditorium 1149 Newell Drive, Gainesville, Florida 32611 Date: March 27th, 2015 Time: 6:00-8:30pm  …

3rd Annual Stroke Conference!

Save the Date! MAY 8-9, 2015 3rd Annual Stroke Conference: Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment Challenges in Complex Stroke Patients Friday, May 8th Ben Hill Griffin Stadium F-Club Cocktail reception and dinner presentation focused on Secondary Stroke Prevention. Speakers: Dr. Michael Waters with Keynote by Dr. Natalia Rost Saturday, May…

Congratulations Dr. Finney!

Dr. Finney has been selected as a 2015 UFHealth Shands Physician Customer Service Award winner, based on a nomination from a patient. Well over 100 nominations were received for this award. Dr. Finney was selected by the Physician Recognition Team to be honored…

Congratulations Dr. Finney!

Dr. Finney has been selected as a 2015 UFHealth Shands Physician Customer Service Award winner, based on a nomination from a patient.     Well over 100…

Congratulations to Dr. Kewei Yu!

On the acceptance of his poster “Neuropathy after Gastric Bypass Surgery: A Review of 8 Cases” to be presented at the American Academy of Neurology 67th Annual Meeting, April 18 to April 25, 2015 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC.