Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics

NNRC holds inaugural symposium

NNRC holds inaugural symposium

 

Dr. DaiWai Olson established the Neuroscience Nursing Research Center in 2013 to train and support nurses who want to conduct research studies.

Dr. Bradley Lega collaboration results in identification of more than 100 memory genes

Dr. Bradley Lega collaboration results in identification of more than 100 memory genes

 

Dr. Bradley Lega teamed up with Dr. Genevieve Konopka on a study which led to the identification of more than 100 genes linked to memory.

Dr. Edward Pan explores creative approaches to fight brain cancer

Dr. Edward Pan explores creative approaches to fight brain cancer

 

Dr. Edward Pan is conducting a clinical trial to give patients with glioblastoma an alternative to chemotherapy.

Dr. Roger Rosenberg drives research of Alzheimer’s DNA vaccine

Dr. Roger Rosenberg drives research of Alzheimer’s DNA vaccine

 

Research led by Dr. Roger Rosenberg shows the potential of a new DNA vaccine in the fight against Alzheimer's Disease.

From theory to practice: using tools gained from research for improved patient care

From theory to practice: using tools gained from research for improved patient care

 

More and more nurses at UT Southwestern are involved in research to stay on the leading edge of high-quality patient care.

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Neurology to provide services at new health care campus in Frisco

Neurology to provide services at new health care campus in Frisco

 

Our department will provide neurological care at a new Collin County health care campus planned to open in late 2019. The acute care hospital and multi-specialty clinic complex is a collaboration between Texas Health Resources and UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Dr. Robin Novakovic named Chair-Elect for Stroke Committee

Dr. Robin Novakovic named Chair-Elect for Stroke Committee

 

Dr. Robin Novakovic was named Chair-Elect for the Stroke Committee of the North Central Texas Trauma Regional Advisory Council. The Stroke Committee is responsible for development of an Acute Stroke System Plan and regional guidelines.

Paula Hardeman, P.A., published in JAMA Neurology

Paula Hardeman, P.A., published in JAMA Neurology

 

Paula Hardeman, P.A., is lead author of an article published this month in JAMA Neurology. The article discusses the integration of advanced practice providers in neurology clinical settings.

DaiWai Olson, Ph.D., R.N., elected to Southwest Academy of Teachers

DaiWai Olson, Ph.D., R.N., elected to Southwest Academy of Teachers

 

DaiWai Olson, Ph.D., R.N., was elected to the UT Southwestern Academy of Teachers (SWAT) for his outstanding commitment as an educator. SWAT encompasses a group of elite UTSW educators who strive to provide an academic and organizational environment that fosters excellence in teaching at all levels.

Peter O'Donnell Jr. Brain Institute Speakers Bureau

Peter O'Donnell Jr. Brain Institute Speakers Bureau

 

UT Southwestern Medical Center is eager to share the latest knowledge and treatments for brain disorders with our community. If you are interested in having one of our experts from the Peter O'Donnell Jr. Brain Institute speak with your group, visit the Speakers Bureau page for more information.