Jean E Cibula

Jean E Cibula, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Business Phone: (352) 273-5550

About Jean E Cibula

Dr Cibula holds the BJ and Eve Wilder Professorship in Epilepsy at the University of Florida. Dr. Wilder is a retired longtime University of Florida faculty member from the Department of Neurology and the Gainesville VA Medical Center who performed pioneering research in epilepsy pharmaceuticals and epileptogenesis.

She grew up in Cleveland, Ohio where she attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University and was trained in epilepsy and behavioral neurology at the University of Florida. She was on the faculty at the University of Kentucky as well as in private practice in Columbus, Ohio prior to her move back to the University of Florida.

Dr Cibula is a fellow of the American Clinical Neurophysiology Society and the American Epilepsy Society, and is an active member of the American Academy of Neurology, and has served on the board of the Florida Society for Neurology. She has served as an officer of the UF College of Medicine Faculty Council since 2012. She also serves as the medical director for the UFHealth Neurodiagnostics Laboratory.


Top 3 Neurologist in Gainesville
2018-2019 ·
UF Health Physician Recognition Award for Excellence in Patient Care, Service or Advocacy
2016 · UF Health
Castle Connolly Top Doctor
2014-2019 · Castle Connolly
Best Doctors in America
2011-2020 · Best Doctors in America
Exemplary Teacher Award
2011 · UF College of Medicine
Program Service Award
2007 · Epilepsy Foundation of Central Ohio

Board Certifications

  • EEG/ Epilepsy Monitoring Track
  • General Neurology
  • Subspecialty: Epilepsy

Research Profile

Dr Cibula is involved in new drug studies for epilepsy and has a particular interest in the behavioral neurology/epilepsy overlap. She has ongoing collaborations in EEG education and is a co-investigator for the adult precision ketogenic diet program.


2020 Neurological sciences : official journal of the Italian Neurological Society and of the Italian Society of Clinical Neurophysiology
2019 The Neurodiagnostic journal
2018 Journal of clinical and experimental neuropsychology
2003 Journal of clinical and experimental neuropsychology
2001 Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology
2000 Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry
1998 Journal of neuroimaging : official journal of the American Society of Neuroimaging
1997 Journal of clinical neurophysiology : official publication of the American Electroencephalographic Society
1997 International journal of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics
1994 Ceska a Slovenska farmacie : casopis Ceske farmaceuticke spolecnosti a Slovenske farmaceuticke spolecnosti


Sep 2015 – Mar 2017
a randomized double blind placebo controlled study of the safety and efficacy of intranasal midazolam in the outpatient treatment of subjects with seizure clusters


Fellow, Epilepsy/ Clinical Neurophysiology/ Behavioral Neurology
1995-1997 · University of Florida
Residency, General Neurology
1992-1995 · University of Florida
Internship, General Medicine
1991-1992 · University of Florida
1987-1991 · Case Western Reserve University
BA cum laude
1983-1987 · Case Western Reserve University

Contact Details

(352) 273-5550