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Welcome Brittney Johnson!

Published: Nov 6th, 2018

Please welcome Brittney Johnson to the department.  Brittney joins us as a Research Administrator.

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Cortical dynamics within and between parietal and motor cortex in essential tremor

Published: Oct 31st, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Michael S. Okun, Christopher W. Hess, Aparna Wagle Shukla and David E. Vaillancourt on the publication of “Cortical dynamics within and between parietal and motor cortex in […]

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Bilingual aphasia: Explanations in population encoding

Published: Oct 30th, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Stephen Nadeau on the publication of “Bilingual aphasia: Explanations in population encoding.”  The article can be found online now and will be published in the February edition […]

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Educational attainment moderates the association between hippocampal volumes and memory performances in healthy older adults

Published: Oct 29th, 2018

Congratulations to Deirdre O’Shea, Kailey Langer, Adam J. Woods, Eric Porges, John Williamson, Andrew O’Shea and Ronald Cohen, on the publication of their article “Educational attainment moderates the association between hippocampal volumes and memory performances in healthy older […]

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Deep Brain Stimulation for Alzheimer’s Not for Everyone

Published: Oct 19th, 2018

Patients with late-onset Alzheimer’s may show some long-term benefit, but none for early-onset. In a report of the phase II ADvance clinical trial, Johns Hopkins researchers report that people diagnosed […]

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Structural connectivity–based segmentation of the thalamus and prediction of tremor improvement following thalamic deep brain stimulation of the ventral intermediate nucleus

Published: Oct 16th, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Almedia, Wong, Foote and Okun on the publication of “Structural connectivity–based segmentation of the thalamus and prediction of tremor improvement following thalamic deep brain stimulation of the […]

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Welcome Randy Foil!

Published: Oct 15th, 2018

Randy joins the department as a clinical research coordinator.  Welcome to the team Randy!

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Congratulations Dr. Subramony

Published: Oct 12th, 2018

Dr. Subramony was the recipient of a “FARA – Ron Bartek Acting Together Award” for promoting research to find a cure for Friedreich Ataxia.

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Automated Affect Detection in Deep Brain Stimulation for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Pilot Study

Published: Oct 11th, 2018

Congratulations Dr. Okun on the publication of “Automated Affect Detection in Deep Brain Stimulation for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Pilot Study, ” in ICMI ’18 Proceedings of the 2018 on International Conference on […]

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Challenges in Defining Inappropriate Medication Use in Parkinson Disease Dementia

Published: Oct 10th, 2018

Congratulations Drs. Hess, Okun and Ramirez-Zamora on the publication of “Challenges in Defining Inappropriate Medication Use in Parkinson Disease Dementia,” in the October 1st issue of JAMA Neurology. Parkinson disease […]