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Development of an EMG Based Tic Detector

Published: May 20th, 2019

Congratulations Wissam Deeb, Stephanie Cernera, Aysegul Gunduz, Michael Okun, on the  of “Development of an EMG Based Tic Detector.”  This article was published in Neurology on May 8th. Abstract Objective: To develop a surface […]

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Practice guideline recommendations summary: Treatment of tics in people with Tourette syndrome and chronic tic disorders

Published: May 17th, 2019

Congratulations Drs. Tamara Pringsheim, Michael S. Okun, Kirsten Müller-Vahl, Davide Martino, Joseph Jankovic, Andrea E. Cavanna, Douglas W. Woods, Michael Robinson, Elizabeth Jarvie, Veit Roessner, Maryam Oskoui, Yolanda Holler-Managan, John Piacentini, on the publication of “Practice guideline recommendations summary: Treatment of tics […]

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Dorsal GPi/GPe DBS Induced Dyskinesia

Published: May 16th, 2019

Congratulations to Ahmad El Kouzi, Shannon Chiu, Matthew Burns, Robert Eisinger, Leonardo Almeida, Adolfo Ramirez Zamora, Kelly Foote, Michael Okun, Wissam Deeb on the publication of “Dorsal GPi/GPe DBS Induced Dyskinesia.”  This article was published in the May […]

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Comprehensive systematic review summary: Treatment of tics in people with Tourette syndrome and chronic tic disorders

Published: May 15th, 2019

Congratulations Drs Tamara Pringsheim, Yolanda Holler-Managan, Michael S. Okun, Joseph Jankovic, John Piacentini, Andrea E. Cavanna, Davide Martino, Kirsten Müller-Vahl, Douglas W. Woods, Michael Robinson, Elizabeth Jarvie, Veit Roessner, Maryam Oskoui on the publication of “Comprehensive systematic review summary: Treatment of tics […]

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Welcome to the Department!

Published: May 14th, 2019

Please welcome Amber Cellon, our new Clinical Service Rep at the Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases.

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Movement disorders training program hosts NINDS leadership

Published: May 13th, 2019

As the University of Florida T32 Predoctoral Interdisciplinary Training in Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration program closes its fourth year, it has many successes to celebrate, including five graduates who have […]

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Neuroscience Special Seminar

Published: May 13th, 2019

Sponsored by the Florida Consortium on the Neurobiology of Cognition and the McKnight Brain Institute! Friday May 17 8:30 – 10:00 am DeWeese Auditorium, Rood LG-101A McKnight Brain Institute Karyn […]

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Neurology Research Day!

Published: May 10th, 2019

Our departmental Research Day is approaching fast! As a reminder, all trainees are required to prepare either a presentation or poster. Critical Dates: May 15 is the deadline for abstract submission. Please […]

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Walk for ALS!!

Published: May 9th, 2019

Please join us for an informational meeting about Gainesville’s First Walk to Defeat ALS – to be held in the spring of 2020. We will discuss planning goals and enlist volunteers to […]

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Tourette Awareness Month

Published: May 9th, 2019

Join the Tourette Association, the North Central Florida Support Group and the Normal Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at UF Health in supporting the mission to raise awareness for Tourettes […]