Department of Neurology

Department and Faculty News


  • Stroke Club

    March 19, 2021

    To help lay the foundation for recovery and transition into life after a stroke. Members of the UW Medicine stroke care team will be available to answer questions and review educational topics.

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  • Congratulations!

    January 28, 2021

    Marie Davis, MD, Ph.D, was awarded an NIH R01 grant for her research on investigation the role of lipid metabolism in protein aggregation and neurodegenerative disease progression. https://depts.washington.edu/neurolog/welcome/research/davis-laboratory/

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  • 7th Annual Alexander M. Spence Memorial Lecture

    September 25, 2020

    The Department of Neurology is excited to invite you to the 7th Annual Alexander Spence Memorial Lecture on October 22, 2020.

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  • Please join us for our Neurology Resident Didactics on September 29th & October 15th

    September 25, 2020

    Please join the Department of Neurology on September 29, 2020 and October 15, 2020 for two special open didactic sessions for prospective applicants. These sessions are open to all interested neurology residency applicants and we hope you can join. Please email our Residency Program Manager, Stella White stellad@uw.edu with any questions. Tuesday, September 29th: 3-4pm…

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  • Seattle Met and Seattle Magazine Top Doctors 2020

    September 1, 2020

    Seattle Met and Seattle Magazine recently announced their top doctors of 2020, a list of trusted providers in the Puget Sound region. Congratulations to our Neurologists who made this year's list!

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  • Neurology Chair Candidate Search Lectures

    July 2, 2020

    July 9th - Dr. Grabowski. July 23rd - Dr. Spudich. Aug 13th - Dr. Videnovic

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  • Recent Publications

    May 1, 2020

    Young-Bin Song What PA Practice Looks Like in Neuro-Oncology https://www.aapa.org/news-central/2020/02/what-pa-practice-looks-like-in-neuro-oncology/ Suman Jayadev Beckman M, et al. Loss of presenilin 2 age-dependently alters susceptibility to acute seizures and kindling acquisition. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0969996119303948?via%3Dihub Jerome Graber J Neuroimaging. 2020 Jan 10. doi: 10.1111/jon.12687. [Epub ahead of print] Clinical Imaging for Diagnostic Challenges in the Management of Gliomas: A Review.…

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  • 2020 Match Results

    May 1, 2020

    We are very proud to announce the 2020 Match results for both our Adult and Child Neurology residency programs! We ended up matching a really terrific group of people, all of whom will be arriving later this June to begin their training. We very much looking forward to working with each of these trainees. Thanks…

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  • New Faculty

    May 1, 2020

    We are pleased to announce the recruitment of the following new faculty since Jan. 1st. They will be joining us in the 2020-21 academic year.

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  • Congrats to Neurology Faculty who were awarded the PRAISE Award!

    April 1, 2020

    PRAISE stands for Patient Reported Assessment In Doctor Satisfaction and Excellence. The PRAISE Award is awarded biannually to outpatient and emergency department physicians, PAs, and ARNPs for their measured patient satisfaction. Recipients must receive at least 15 CMS CAHPS survey responses for the care they deliver and achieve the 80th percentile in provider communication and/or physician care scores. David Tirschwell M.D.…

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