Chair, Department of Physiology
Nathan Smith Davis Professor of Physiology
Professor in Physiology
Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center Room 8-105
303 E Superior
Chicago IL 60611
Description of InterestsMy research is focused on the mechanisms underlying Parkinson's disease and schizophrenia. This pursuit employs a combination of electrophysiological, optical, genetic and behavioral approaches.
InterestsMolecular Biology; Movement Disorders; Neuroscience; Parkinson’s disease; Physiology; Schizophrenia
EducationPhD: University of Washington, Physiology-Psychology (1983)
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