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David Standaert, M.D., Ph.D.

Department of Neurology

standaert experts 2017Chair, Department of Neurology

Standaert’s areas of expertise include:

  • Movement disorders
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Neurodegenerative diseases

Standaert is an international expert in movement disorders and Parkinson’s disease.

He is chair of the Scientific Advisory Board of the American Parkinson’s Disease Association. He also is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Neurological Association.



Video interview:

Selected media appearances:

Gene therapy raises hopes for Parkinson's treatment, Wall Street Journal

Lower Parkinson's risk in patients on ibuprofen, ABC News

Man says Parkinson's drug made him addicted to gambling and gay sex, ABC News



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