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Medical Education Week Coming Soon!

Medical Education Week Seminar Series Sponsored by UF COM Society of Teaching Scholars March 16-19, 2020 12:00 – 1:00 PM Harrell Medical Education Building, Room 125 A week of…

Neurology Grand Rounds

This Week’s Grand rounds topic “To Predict and Prevent LRRK2 Parkinson” presented by Mathew J. Farrer, PhD…

Frank Rice, PhD to Speak at UF

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 – 12:00-1:00 pm Frank Rice, PhD, is the CEO and Chief Scientist at Integrated Tissue Dynamics (INTiDYN). He is an internationally recognized expert of somatosensory biology, peripheral innervation, vascular regulation, tissue histology and novel therapies of pain perception. He will speak about about his…

Upcoming Speakers to Present at UF

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 – 12:00-1:00 pm Frank Rice, PhD, is the CEO and Chief Scientist at Integrated Tissue Dynamics (INTiDYN).  He is an internationally recognized expert of somatosensory biology, peripheral innervation, vascular regulation, tissue histology and novel therapies of pain perception.  He will speak about about his research  “…

UF Parkinson Experts Featured on JAMA Podcast

The prevalence of Parkinson disease is increasing more rapidly than other neurological disorders, and is estimated to affect nearly 1 million Americans and more than 6 million people worldwide. A new review in the Journal of the Medical Association (JAMA) co-authored by Melissa Armstrong, M.D., MSc, director of the Mangurian…

Call for Abstracts!

Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows are invited to present their research on Friday, March 13 from 2 – 4 p.m. at the Neuromuscular Plasticity Symposium poster session at Emerson Alumni Hall to compete for travel awards. Poster slots are available for undergraduate students — if you are an…

Early‐motor phenotype relates to neuropsychiatric and cognitive disorders in huntington’s disease

Congratulations Drs. P. Julayanont, K. Heilman & N. McFarland on the publication of “Early‐motor phenotype relates to neuropsychiatric and cognitive disorders in huntington’s disease,” in the January 10th edition of Movement Disorders. ABSTRACT Objective To determine the relationships between the motor phenotype and the presence of specific neuropsychiatric and neuropsychological…

7th Annual UF Health Shands Stroke Conference April 18, 2020

Join us for the 7th Annual Stroke Conference!   This year’s event will focus on science, technology and practical application in order to equip participants with the tools needed to deliver high quality, evidence-based, patient centered stroke care. Physician, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Radiography, and Occupational Therapy credits available!…