Department of Neurology

The Department of Neurology engages in basic, translational and clinical research to develop diagnostic techniques and treatments for neurologic conditions.

The Department of Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania has a long history of pioneering research that leads to better care, and ultimately to better outcomes for neurology patients.

Home to the nation's foremost research programs in neuroscience, our faculty actively engages in basic science, translational and clinical research on a wide range of topics in the field. Researchers in the neurosciences collaborate closely with specialists across multiple disciplines to discover the best treatment options for patients with conditions affecting the brain or nervous system.

The Department of Neurology conducts a wide range of clinical trials involving pharmacologic and other innovative treatments for multiple sclerosis, stroke, epilepsy, movement disorders, dementia and disorders of nerve and muscle.

Visit the Department of Neurology academic and research website to learn more about our innovative research and clinical trials.

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