Neuromuscular Faculty & Staff

Division Chief

Photo: James Wymer, MD, PhD, NeurologyJames P. Wymer, MD, Ph.D, ,CPI, FAAN
Professor and Chief, Neuromuscular Division


Miguel ChuquilinMiguel Chuquilin, MD

Assistant Professor

Scott Heller, MD - PhotoScott A. Heller, MD

Assistant Professor

Nivedita Jerath, MD, MS

Assistant Professor

Headshot Bernadette NazarioBernadette Nazario-López, MD, PharmD

Assistant Professor


Yulia Y Orlova, MD - PhotoYulia Y. Orlova, MD, Phd, D.Med.Sc.

Assistant Professor

subramonyS. H. Subramony, M.D.


Photo: Dr. William TriggsWilliam J. Triggs, M.D.

Associate Professor

Support Staff

Ed StaffordEdward Stafford

Health Support Technician II

Photo Rebecca ZelmanovichRebecca Zelmanovich

Health Support Technician II

Affiliated Faculty

david borcheltDavid.Borchelt Ph.D.

Professor of Neuroscience
Director, SantaFe Health Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center
Investigator, McKnight Brain Institute & Center for Translational Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases

byrne_bBarry Byrne, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, UF Powell Gene Therapy Center
Professor, Pediatrics and Molecular Genetics & Microbiology
Associate Chair, Pediatrics

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David Fuller, Ph.D.

Department of Physical Therapy

Lucia-Notterpek_JSJ_IMG_revised2-407x600Lucia.Noterpek Ph.D.

William T. and Janice M. Neely Professor
Chair, Department of Neuroscience

eplowman-200x300Emily Plowman, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Associate Professor
Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

Ranum-Lab_JSJ_IMG_2198-Laura-Ranum-220x218Laura Ranum, Ph.D.

Professor of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Director of Center for NeuroGenetics

swanson-143x190Maurice Swanson, M.S., Ph.D.

Associate Director of Center for NeuroGenetics
Professor of Molecular Genetics & Microbiology

sweeneyH. Lee Sweeney, Ph.D.

Director, Myology Institute
Department of Pharmacology & Therapuetics

Vandenborne1-199x300Krista.Vandenborne Ph.D.

Professor and Chair of Physical Therapy