On Sept. 1, renowned neurogeneticist Matthew Farrer, Ph.D., internationally recognized for his work on the genetics of Parkinson’s disease, will join UF Health, the University of Florida’s academic health center.
The new facility was created with the help of donors like the Lauren and Lee Fixel Family Foundation and Tyler’s Hope for a Dystonia Cure.
About 100 doctors, University of Florida faculty, patients and others on Wednesday attended the unveiling of the newly-built Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at UF Health.
The Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at UF Health today unveiled its new, world-class clinical care and research building, marking its latest step in the pursuit of providing the nation’s most comprehensive and advanced care for Parkinson’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders.
Karen Wright worked her way through the small gathering outside her 4-month-old daughter’s room in pediatric intensive care.
Join us to celebrate the opening of this new state-of-the-art facility. Wednesday June 19, 2019 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Reception and tours to follow. 3009 SW Williston Road, Gainesville, FL 32608…
A group of UF researchers recently received a Parkinson’s Foundation Impact Award to pilot a novel, low-cost intervention for improving motor skills and cognition in individuals with Parkinson disease at the Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at UF Health.
Think Tanks are an ongoing tradition for the UF Program for Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration. The idea – started by Dr. Okun – was to bring together top-notch clinicians and researchers to give short talks and to stimulate discussion and new ideas to tackle tough disorders like dystonia and Parkinson disease.
On Major League Baseball’s opening day, we present some of the University of Florida’s heavy hitters of neuroscience, featured on the cover of the latest edition of Florida GATOR Magazine.
Three renowned neuroscientists from top U.S. research institutions will join the newly established Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at UF Health, a world-class medical hub at the University of Florida focused on...