Robert S. Fujinami, Ph.D., has been appointed vice dean for faculty and academic affairs in the School of Medicine at University of Utah Health.... Read MorePathology,Neurology
Department of Neurology
The Department of Neurology at the University of Utah is committed to ending neurological disease through specialized patient care, innovative research, and the education of tomorrow's physicians. Our department provides comprehensive primary and tertiary neurologic care, as well as both inpatient and outpatient neurologic consultation.
U of U Health physician Lee Chung, MD, works with a local non-profit orgainzaion to educate the public on the connection between air quality and stroke. ... Read MoreNeurology
Dr. Chris Jones, Emeritus Professor of Neurology, had just finished his Neurology training in the early 1980’s when he encountered a patient with an unusual sleep pattern that led him to a fascinating career studying the genetics of sleep. ... Read MoreNeurology
The neurology world has a powerful new class of treatments in its toolbox. These novel drugs, called antisense oligonucleotides (ASOs), show great promise in the treatment of various neurodegenerative and neuromuscular disorders. ... Read MoreNeurology
Led by Lindsay Embree, PhD, the Neuropsychology group in the Department of Neurology includes clinical and research faculty with a wide range of specialties, serving patients within the University of Utah Health System and across the Mountain West. ... Read MoreNeurology
Have you ever heard a familiar song start playing while shopping at the grocery store, eating at a restaurant, or driving in your car that instantly jogs an old memory and transports you back to a specific time? While most of us have experienced the power of music personally, there is scientific evidence that music has a powerful effect on the brain, even in those with Alzheimer’s disease. ... Read MoreNeurology