Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
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).
Phyllis Jefferson is now taking up the battle against Alzheimer’s and other dementias in a new way as part of a UT Southwestern Alzheimer’s Disease Center community advisory committee that reaches out to African-Americans to encourage minorities to participate in studies.
Dr. Roger Rosenberg, Professor of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics and Physiology at UT Southwestern Medical Center, attended his 50th Annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) in April of this year.
Benjamin Greenberg, M.D., elected to Southwest Academy of Teachers (SWAT)
Benjamin Greenberg, M.D., was elected to become a member of the UT Southwestern Academy of Teachers (SWAT) in recognition of his excellence as an educator. SWAT strives to stimulate innovation in education and fosters excellence in teaching at all levels.
Dr. Marc Diamond earns UTSW's first-ever gift from Cure Alzheimer's Fund
Marc Diamond, M.D., Director of the Center for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases, recently received the first-ever gift to UT Southwestern from the nonprofit group Cure Alzheimer's Fund. Dr. Diamond, who is also Professor of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, is investigating how the tau protein aggregates in brain cells.
Dr. Shilpa Chitnis inducted as AAN Fellow
Shilpa Chitnis, M.D., Ph.D., is among three neurology faculty members inducted at the 2016 annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology as Fellows. Fellow status acknowledges exemplary work and achievements in the neurosciences, the clinical practice of neurology or academic/administrative neurology.