Basic Research in Neurology

Disorders of the Developing Brain

Autism; neonatal stroke; encephalopathy; hypoxic-ischemic brain injury; cerebral palsy; seizures; neonatal neuroimaging.

Daniele Canzio
Donna Ferriero
Arnold Kriegstein
Mercedes Paredes
Alex Pollen
Sam Pleasure
Elliott Sherr

Glial Biology

Katerina Akassoglou
Jonah Chan

Neuroimmunology/Neurovirology
Pediatric and adult multiple sclerosis; neural injury and repair; neuromyelitis optica; infectious and autoimmune meningitis and encephalitis.

Riley Bove

Ari Green

Jorge Oksenberg
Sam Pleasure

Michael Wilson

Scott Zamvil

 

Genetics of Neurological Disorders

Sleep disorders; circadian rhythms; neurodegenerative diseases; episodic disorders; Alzheimer’s disease; frontotemporal dementia.

 

Claire Clelland
Aimee Kao

Ying-Hui Fu

Jingjing Li

Jorge Oksenberg

Alex Pollen

Louis Ptacek

Yin Shen

Elliott Sherr

Jennifer Yokoyama

 

Movement Disorders

Parkinson’s disease; Huntington’s disease; acute and chronic manifestations of seizures/epilepsy.

      

Robert Edwards

Saul Kato

Jon Kleen

Ken Nakamura

Alexandra Nelson

 

Neurovascular Disease

Stroke; vascular malformation; AVM; neuroimaging.

           

Ray Swanson

Zena Vexler

 

Neuro-Oncology

Brain tumors; tumorogenesis; glioblastoma.

 

Anders Persson

Bill Weiss

 

Neurodegenerative Disease

Alzheimer’s disease; frontotemporal dementia; neurodegenerative diseases; tauopathies; healthy aging.

 

Claire Clelland
Dena Dubal

Robert Edwards

Lea Grinberg

Aimee Kao
Suzee Lee

Bruce Miller

Lennart Mucke

Ken Nakamura

Stanley Prusiner

Bill Seeley

Jennifer Yokoyama

      

Neurobiology of Addiction

Pain; stress; PTSD; alcohol abuse disorder; addiction; behavior; dopamine.

 

Joshua Berke

Robert Edwards

Andrew Kayser

Elyssa Margolis

Vijay Mohan K Namboodiri

Alexandra Nelson

Dorit Ron

 

Cognition and Disease

Parkinson’s disease; Alzheimer’s disease; frontotemporal dementias; dyskinesias; dystonia; engineering; neural circuitry.

 

Daniele Canzio

Robert Edwards

Adam Gazzaley

Corey Harwell

Saul Kato

Alexandra Nelson

Aimee Kao

Yin Shen

 

Neuroplasticity/Neural Engineering

Neuroprosthetics; sleep; post-stroke recovery.

 

Karunesh Ganguly

 

Sleep

Circadian rhythms; sleep behaviors.

 

Ying-Hui Fu

Louis Ptacek

 

Bioinformatics, Data Science, Digital Medicine

Multiple sclerosis; personalized medicine.

 

Sergio Baranzini

Riley Bove

      

Neuroimaging

Brain and spinal cord imaging; multiple sclerosis; stroke.

 

Roland Henry

Adam Gazzaley

 

Traumatic Brain Injury

Memory; learning; coma and stroke recovery; rehabilitation.

 

Eddy Amorim

Adam Gazzaley