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Department of Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurosurgery is proud to engage in clinical and laboratory research that advances the field and impacts patient outcomes across the broad spectrum of subspecialties.
PI: Kathryn Holloway, M.D.
Supporting Agency: Virginia Center on Aging – Alzheimer's and Related Diseases Research Award Fund (ADRAF)
Project Summary: The project objective is to assess the effect of duration and timing of NBM stimulation within the sleep/wake cycle on the restoration of learning ability, neurogenesis, and cholinergic cell survival in demented rats.
Analyzing the epilepsy surgery database
Safety of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in a patient with an implanted DBS system through the development of unique brain phantoms with accurate electromagnetic properties
Detection of a unique EEG signal indicative of efficacious DBS
Unique EEG signatures in corticography and evoked potentials in DBS
CranialCloud: a cloud-based architecture to support trans-institutional collaborative efforts in neurodegenerative disorders and epilepsy
DBS for dementia: Evaluation of stimulation of the nucleus basalis of Meynert in rodent models of dementia
Emmy Miller, Ph.D./Department of Defense
7/20/2016 – 12/29/2016
Kathryn Holloway, M.D./Michael J. Fox Foundation
8/2/2016 – 2/2/2017
William Broaddus, M.D./Cavion, LLC
5/5/2014 – 12/31/2016
Dong Sun, Ph.D./Alzheimer’s Foundation
8/18/2015 – 2/17/2017
John Reavey-Cantwell, M.D./Vanderbilt University
10/30/2012 – 10/2017
Bruce Mathern, MD./University of California, San Francisco
8/1/2012 – 8/31/2017
William Broaddus, M.D./Johns Hopkins University
9/17/2015 – 7/31/2018
John Reavey-Cantwell, M.D./Stryker Biotech
9/4/2015 – 9/3/2017
Dong Sun, Ph.D./Commonwealth Health Research Board
7/1/2015 – 6/30/2017
Amy Erickson, R.N.
Amy Newcombe, R.N.
Clinical Research Coordinator
Research Program Coordinator