Dr. Dawn Bowers and Rachel Schade led study reporting that dopamine medications improves facial movement and expressions in Parkinson’s.
We’re highlighting women leading our neuro research efforts at the University of Florida. Next, we're highlighting Dr. Dawn Bowers, the neuropsychology director of the movement disorders and neurorestoration program at the Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at UF Health.
The program trains doctoral students to become independent researchers in Parkinson’s disease, dystonia, tremor and ataxia.
Collaborators from the Fixel Institute and MBI will pilot a novel, low-cost intervention to improve Parkinson’s symptoms.
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke leadership recently visited with Predoctoral Interdisciplinary Training in Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration program participants.