Movement Disorders Division

Neurology Fellowship Programs

Faculty

  • Richard Barbano , M.D., Ph.D., FAAN, Division Chief
  • Kevin Biglan, M.D., M.P.H.
  • Michelle Burack, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Karl Kieburtz, M.D., M.P.H.
  • Frederick Marshall, M.D.
  • Jonathan Mink, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Irene Richard, M.D.
  • Miriam Weber, Ph.D.

Major Clinical and Investigative Interests

Movement Disorders Division: the Movement Disorders Division trains fellows in the clinical and experimental evaluation and treatment of movement disorders. Fellows are also trained in deep brain stimulation, working together with colleagues in the Department of Neurosurgery, as well as botulinum toxin therapy for movement disorders.

The Movement Disorders Division has principal interests and current research programs in: Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, dystonia, ataxia and telemedicine. A wide range of patients with other movement disorders, such as restless leg syndrome, tremor/essential tremor, and Tourette’s syndrome, are also cared for in the Movement Disorders Clinics.

1-2 fellows/year

Contact Person: Richard Barbano , M.D., Ph.D.(585) 276-6548
Nancy Merriman, Program Administrator (585) 276-6558
Fax: (585) 276-1870
Email: richard_barbano@urmc.rochester.edu