D James Surmeier, PhD

Chair, Department of Physiology

Nathan Smith Davis Professor of Physiology

Professor in Physiology

D James  Surmeier, PhD

312-503-4904

Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center Room 8-105
303 E Superior
Chicago IL 60611

j-surmeier( at )northwestern.edu

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  • Description of Interests
    My research is focused on the mechanisms underlying Parkinson's disease and schizophrenia. This pursuit employs a combination of electrophysiological, optical, genetic and behavioral approaches.
  • Interests
    Molecular Biology; Movement Disorders; Neuroscience; Parkinson’s disease; Physiology; Schizophrenia
  • Education
    PhD: University of Washington, Physiology-Psychology (1983)
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