Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
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.
Working with the Dallas Fraternal Order of Eagles 3108, their Umbrellas for Alzheimer's raised more than $8,000 for the Alzheimer's Disease Center.
Three Neurology and Neurotherapeutics staff members have been selected to participate in UT Southwestern's Aspiring Leaders Program (ASP).
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.”
Dr. Venkatesh Aiyagari is co-editor of new book on hypertension and stroke
Dr. Venkatesh Aiyagari, Chief of UTSW's Neurocritical Care Division, is co-editor of a new book about the interplay of hypertension and stroke titled Hypertension and Stroke: Pathophysiology and Management.
Dr. Niyatee Samudra manuscript accepted for publication
Niyatee Samudra, M.D., is the first author on a manuscript that has been accepted for publication in the journal Drugs & Aging – “Psychosis in Parkinson disease: a review of etiology, phenomenology, and management."
Dr. Stacy Smith selected for Fight for Sight – NANOS Research Award
Stacy Smith, M.D., has been selected to receive the Fight for Sight – NANOS Research Award. The award is co-funded by Fight for Sight and the North American Neuro Ophthalmology Society (NANOS) and encourages neuro-ophthalmologists-in-training to pursue academic careers or incorporate research into their clinical practice.