Jean E Cibula

Jean E Cibula MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Department: MD-NEUROLOGY-EPILEPSY
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.

Honors & Awards

Top 3 Neurologist in Gainesville
2018-2019 · ThreeBestRated.com
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

General Neurology
ABPN
Subspecialty: Epilepsy
ABPN
EEG/ Epilepsy Monitoring Track
ABCN

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.

Publications

2019 The Neurodiagnostic Journal
2018 Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology

Grants

September 2015 – March 2017
a randomized double blind placebo controlled study
INVENTIV HEALTH CLINICAL LLC · Principal Investigator

Education

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