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  • Duke University Hospital tops physicians’ choice for neurological conditions

    Duke University Hospital tops physicians’ choice for neurological conditions

    More than 11,000 U.S. physicians ranked Duke University Hospital as a top hospital nationwide for stroke, multiple sclerosis, and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), in a new Medscape survey. 

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  • Duke Neurology Research Round-Up, November 2018

    Duke Neurology Research Round-Up, November 2018

    Ten new peer-reviewed articles from our faculty were published this month, including discussions of the emerging specialty of sports neurology, potential new treatments for forms of myasthenia gravis, and discussions of use of granular hydrogels to regenerate tissue after stroke

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  • O’Brien, Boroquez discuss gut-brain connection, brain repair, and other secrets

    O’Brien, Boroquez discuss gut-brain connection, brain repair, and other secrets

    O'Brien, Boroquez, discuss secrets of the brain, from how gut-brain connections are involved with neurodegenerative diseases, to the resilience of young brains, to potential "statin"-like drugs for Alzheimer's.

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  • Duke trio shares $1 million award to understand genetic roots of Parkinson’s disease

    Duke trio shares $1 million award to understand genetic roots of Parkinson’s disease

    Three Duke researchers have received a grant of more than $1 million to study the role of astrocytes--common, star-shaped support cells within the brain--in the development of Parkinson’s disease

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Education

We train the next generation of neurologists through our residency and fellowship programs, and training with the Duke School of Medicine.

Research

The Duke Department of Neurology conducts basic, translational, and clinical research in all major areas of neurology.

Patient Care

Chilukuri Stroke patient

Our trained neurologists provide patients with state-of-the-art, specialized, and compassionate care. 

Our Department

The Duke Department of Neurology offers exceptional patient care for patients with conditions affecting the brain and nervous system. We also conduct cutting-edge basic, translational, and clinical research, and train the next generation of leaders in neuroscience. 

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