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Request for Applications!

Published: Nov 16th, 2013

The following are links to RFAs available to faculty provided by the McKnight Brain Institute: MBI Fellowships RFA – McKnight Brain Institute Fellowships MBI Neuroimaging Pilot Grants RFA – MBI Neuroimaging Pilot […]

How We Learn – an interactive event!

Published: Nov 15th, 2013

Join us for an interactive groundbreaking event! Inspired by elements of the new George T. Harrell, M.D., Medical Education Building  Bernie Machen, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D., President, University of Florida David S. […]

Secret of the waves Why does pain throb? The secret is in your head

Published: Nov 15th, 2013

Research by Dr. Andrew Ahn and published in the UF POST By Melissa Lutz Blouin Throbbing pain may pound like a heartbeat, but UF scientists have discovered the sensation is […]

How to Make an Appointment

Published: Nov 15th, 2013

For Adult Neurology: To make an appointment, please call (352) 265-8408. Physicians wanting to refer patients should fax a referral request to (352) 265-8409. Please visit Shands HealthCare Consultation Center for more […]

General Neurology Search Committee Meeting

Published: Nov 4th, 2013

The search committee for the General Neurology faculty positions will meet on November 6th at 5pm.  Location TBA.  For more information please contact Polly Glattli at  

UF researchers find that ‘peanut butter’ test can help diagnose Alzheimer’s disease

Published: Oct 14th, 2013

A dollop of peanut butter and a ruler can be used to confirm a diagnosis of early stage Alzheimer’s disease, University of Florida Health researchers have found. Jennifer Stamps, a graduate student […]

Congratulations to Dr. Leslie J. Gonzalez-Rothi!

Published: Oct 14th, 2013

Dr. Gonzalez-Rothi will be presented the 2013 Hall of Fame Award by the Association of Veterans Affairs Speech-Language Pathologists, in recognition of sustained contributions to the practice of speech-language pathology throughout the course of a career […]

Congratulations on your Accomplishment!

Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

Congratulations to Drs. Shush Hedna and Irene Malaty as the Department of Neurology’s recipients of the Exemplary Teachers Award for the 2012-2013 academic year.  

Program Development Award for Brain Initiative

Published: Sep 5th, 2013

The McKnight Brain Institute (MBI) offers Program Development Award for Brain Initiative In April, President Obama announced the BRAIN Initiative. We are expecting RFAs from NIH, DOD, NSF, and other […]


Forgetful? It may be your medicine

Published: Aug 30th, 2013

Read more about this in an article printed in the Orlando Sentinel, on which Dr. Kenneth Heilman consulted using the information he gathered in a recent study here at UF! […]