UC Neuroscience Institute

UC Brain Science Unit Launches Push for Own Building

In a bold effort to place the University of Cincinnati’s sprawling brain-science practice under one roof, writes Anne Saker of the Cincinnati Enquirer, officials of the UC Neuroscience Institute announced Friday a $54.6 million campaign to build a dedicated facility for the study and treatment of disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, stroke and epilepsy. Media:…
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New Home Planned for University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute

Contact: Julie Engebrecht (513) 556-9685 julie.engebrecht@uc.edu CINCINNATI – The University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute has launched a $123 million project that will include a new world-class outpatient facility for people with neurologic and psychiatric diseases, expand existing and create new research programs, enable recruitment of additional world-class physicians and researchers, support new training fellowships, and…
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Lisa Newport Helps People Get Stronger With Aquatic Exercise

Lisa Newport Helps People Get Stronger With Aquatic Exercise

Lisa Newport has been an aquatic specialist at Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care for nearly 20 years. She is certified with the Aquatic Exercise Association, and she teaches water exercise classes and does personal training. Many of her classes are specialized for people with arthritis, stroke rehab and other neurologic conditions treated by the…
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UC Neuroscience Institute Gets New Leader

Joseph Broderick, MD, will become director of the University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute (UCNI) effective Jan. 1, 2014. Dr. Broderick, who has served as research director, will assume this new position as John Tew, MD, who has served as clinical director, steps into new roles at the College of Medicine and UC Health following 15…
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Dr. Fredy Revilla Dives into the Details of Parkinson’s Disease on WMKV’s HealthScope

Dr. Fredy Revilla, medical director of the UC Neuroscience Institute’s Gardner Family Center for Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders, explains Parkinson’s disease and offers hope for the future on WMKV’s HealthScope. Listen to the segment here>> This file is very large and may take several minutes to download.

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Researchers Enlist Symptom-Specific Exercise in Battle Against Parkinson’s Disease

Contact: Cindy Starr (513) 558-3505 cstarr@mayfieldclinic.com CINCINNATI—The Parkinson’s Disease Exercise Initiative, a new collaboration between the Gardner Center at the University of Cincinnati (UC) Neuroscience Institute and the Cincinnati YMCA, is taking aim at a progressive disease by meeting it head-on with progressive exercise. The comprehensive program, located at the Central Parkway YMCA, includes an…
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UC Neuroscience Institute Reaches 10-year Benchmark with National Recognition in 13 Neuroscience Specialties

Contact: Cindy Starr (513) 558-3505 cindy.starr@uc.edu CINCINNATI—The University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute (UCNI) celebrated its 10th anniversary today by announcing its arrival at a national benchmark with accreditations, certifications, or national association memberships in 13 of 14 important neuroscience specialties. The accreditations and memberships denote excellence in sub-specialty neurological care and research and are highly coveted…
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Sunflower Revolution VI Parkinson’s Disease Symposium & Expo

Contact: Cindy Starr (513) 558-3505 cstarr@mayfieldclinic.com Savannah Center 5533 Chappell Crossing Blvd. West Chester, Ohio 45069 Click here for a map » The Gardner Center at the UC Neuroscience Institute is pleased to offer a half-day symposium focused on the challenges of Parkinson’s disease. We invite you to join our experts for a candid discussion…
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