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Research is a major part of the program in the Penn State Health Department of Neurology. We are active in clinical research studies and basic science research.

Learn More About Neurology

Our basic science and clinical (medical) research programs are rapidly growing, and include outstanding programs in:

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Movement disorders, including Parkinson’s disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Stroke
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Other neurological conditions

Xuemei Huang, MD, PhD, is Vice Chair for Research in the Department of Neurology.

Read more about Dr. Huang here.

A variety of continuing education opportunities take place in neurology. When available, registration information appears below.

Contact Us

To speak to someone about neurology research, please call 717-531-8692.