Basic Research

There are several basic research projects ongoing in the Department of Neurology. Areas of special focus include epilepsy/electrophysiology/channel disorders, progenitor cell development, neuroimmunology, cellular neurobiology, and genetics. Please click on individual faculty members to learn more.

Gregory N. Barnes, M.D., Ph.D. (Epilepsy, Child Neurology)
John J. Bright Ph.D. (Neuroimmunology)
Michael K. Cooper, M.D. (Movement Disorders)

Kevin C. Ess, M.D., Ph.D. (Neurodevelopment, Stem Cells, Epilepsy)
Martin J. Gallagher, M.D., Ph.D. (Epilepsy)
Kevin Haas, M.D. (Epilepsy)
Peter Hedera, M.D. (Movement Disorders)
Andre H. Lagrange, M.D., Ph.D. (Epilepsy)
Robert L. Macdonald, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Chairman
Michael J. McLean, M.D., Ph.D. (Neuromagnetics, Epilepsy)
Harold Moses Jr, M.D. (Neuroimmunology)
Subramaniam Sriram, M.B., B.S. (Neuroimmunology)
Ronald G. Wiley, M.D., Ph.D., Chief VA Service (Neuro-oncology, Cellular Neurobiology)
Song-yi Yao Ph.D. (Neuroimmunology)