Welcome to the Movement Disorder Laboratory Group
We are a growing laboratory interested in understanding the etiology and diagnosis of Parkinson's disease. Our primary goal is to investigate specific neurocircuitry underlying Parkinson's disease using functional MRI as a diagnostic tool, with the ultimate goal of improving the quality of life of Parkinson patients.
3D printing technology opens up new possibilities at Penn State Hershey
A new printing technology at Penn State Hershey gives doctors and researchers new possibilities. Instead of ink on paper, a 3D printer can “print” strands of material in layers to create solid items.More...
Children’s Hospital receives cancer research grant from Hyundai
Hyundai presented Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital with a $50,000 Hyundai Hope On Wheels Impact Award to Dr. Valerie Brown, who accepted it on behalf of Dr. Barbara Miller. The grant will be used to support the creation of a secure and comprehensive database that will be used in research designed to improve the lives of children fighting cancer.More...
Meet Dr. Leslie Parent, Penn State Hershey’s new vice dean for research
With a career in retrovirology research, a passion for education, and a 24-year history at Penn State Hershey, Dr. Leslie Parent brings a strong skillset to her new position as vice dean for research and graduate education.More...
Penn State Hershey offering program to help children cope with cancer diagnoses
Penn State Hershey Medical Center will host CLIMB -- Children's Lives Include Moments of Bravery -- a free program designed to help children cope when someone they love has cancer by encouraging discussion and creativity.More...