Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Dr. Bert Vargas is lead author of a first-of-its-kind study investigating if a teleconcussion robot can bridge the distance between the playing field and expert care.
Master Silk Painter Julie Cox-Hamm thought she was going to a typical appointment for her MS, but her new doctor at UT Southwestern gave her a fresh perspective on her art.
Neurology faculty and staff take leadership roles in national neuroscience clinical trials network
Eight members of the UT Southwestern Epilepsy Team earned the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology certification in Epilepsy.
Our neurology clinics at Parkland Hospital and in the Aston Outpatient Building are having a growth spurt.
Dr. Divya Mella’s poster presentation wins first place at Texas Neurological Society Conference
Divya Mella, M.B.B.S., won first place for her poster presentation at the Texas Neurological Society’s Winter Conference. Dr. Mella's abstract is titled “Temozolomide in the Management of Refractory Prolactinomas: A Case Series and Review of the Literature.”
Dr. Lindsay Horton awarded MS Clinical Care Physician Fellowship
Dr. Lindsay Horton was awarded the Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Care Physician Fellowship. This year-long program provides fellows with the opportunity to participate in multidisciplinary team activities, lectures, and professional meetings, giving them the skills and knowledge to provide the highest quality of care for their patients.
Dr. Mary Quiceno named a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology
Mary Quiceno, M.D., has been named a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN). Fellow status acknowledges exemplary work and achievements in the neurosciences, the clinical practice of neurology or academic/administrative neurology, in the AAN, and in the community.
Thuy-Tien Ho, PA-C, chosen for Neurocritical Care Society committee
Thuy-Tien Ho, PA-C, was selected to serve as a member of the Advanced Practice Providers Committee of the Neurocritical Care Society. The committee works to strengthen APP positions at their institutions and enhance the education experience and quality of training.
Amanda Dirickson, ANP-C, to present initial results at International Stroke Conference
Amanda Dirickson, ANP-C, was accepted by the International Stroke Conference for a podium presentation on “Helping to Educate Women About the Risk of Stroke (HER-Stroke): Initial Results from a Teaching Intervention.”