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Aphasia affects around 2 million people in the United States, with nearly 180,000 people developing the condition each year.
Various programs around the country connect neurologic patients and caregivers with the arts. One such example is Arts & Minds, an organization founded by Dr. James M. Noble
Source:CUIMC NewsroomJuly 29, 2020
Researchers at Columbia University Irving Medical Center have developed eye drops that could prevent vision loss after retinal vein occlusion.
Source:WBUR Boston Public RadioJuly 24, 2020
"In our experience, approximately every fifth patient that was hospitalized was admitted to the ICU and had some degree of disorders of consciousness,” said Dr. Jan Claassen.
Source:U.S. News & World ReportJuly 10, 2020
"It seems like people are afraid of getting the virus, or maybe they're afraid of adding to the burden on the doctors and the hospital," said Dr. Mitchell Elkind.
Source:Science MagazineJuly 8, 2020
Researchers have converted a bacterial toxin into a genome editing tool that, for the first time, can make precise changes to DNA in mitochondria, the cell’s power plants.
- July 1, 2020
Introducing clinicians and basic scientists who joined Columbia Neurology on July 1, 2020.
Source:Oprah MagazineJune 24, 2020
The Alzheimer’s epidemic no one is talking about. That’s where the work of Jennifer J. Manly, PhD, a professor of neuropsychology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center, comes in.
- June 8, 2020
Congratulations to Drs. Cigdem Akman, Mitchell Elkind, Andrew Lassman, Randolph Marshall, Kirk Roberts, Wendy Vargas, and Joshua Willey.
Source:SAGE Neuroscience and NeurologyMay 27, 2020
Child Neurology Resident Dr. Angela Curcio recently conducted a JCN podcast interview with Pediatric Epileptologist Dr. Rana Said of UT Southwestern Medical Center.
Source:PatchMay 15, 2020
A patient of Dr. Joshua Willey has shared her stroke story, in support of Dr. Willey’s efforts to help the public understand that avoiding hospitals for fear of COVID-19 could have dire consequences.