The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology

About the Department of Neurology

  • Remembering Saul R. Korey, M.D.: 50 Years, A Lasting Legacy.
  • Institute for Brain Disorders and Neural Regeneration
  • Integrated Divisions of Cognitive & Motor Aging and Geriatrics
  • Resident Research
  • Tri-State Rett Syndrome Center
  • Michael F. Price Center for Genetic and Translational Medicine
  • Research Projects
  • Jacobi Medical CenterOne of our resident training sites.
  • Resident Graduation
  • Montefiore Medical Center
  • Stern Stroke Center
  • Division of Child Neurology
  • The Children’s Hospital at MontefioreOne of our resident training sites.
  • Einstein Aging Study
  • Jacobi Medical CenterOne of our resident training sites.
 

Neurology in the Media

Scientific American interviews Steven Sparr, M.D., about amusia, the inability to recognize musical tones or to reproduce them, which strikes many stroke victims. Dr. Sparr is professor in the Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology at Einstein and director of the neurovascular laboratory and of neurorehabilitation at the Stern Stroke Center at Montefiore. (Thursday, Nov 03, 2016)

CNN interviews Richard Lipton, M.D., about a new study that finds moderate to intense exercise may slow the rate of mental decline. Dr. Lipton notes the study shows that low physical activity predicts cognitive decline, including the abilities that are important for everyday function such as processing speed and episodic memory. Dr. Lipton is director of the Einstein Aging Study and vice chair of the Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology at Einstein and director of the division of cognitive aging and dementia at Montefiore Medical Center. (Tuesday, Mar 29, 2016)

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Department Chairman

Mark Mehler Mark F. Mehler, M.D. (bio)

Professor of Neuroscience
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Chair of The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology
Alpern Family Foundation Chair in Cerebral Palsy Research
Director, Institute for Brain Disorders and Neural Regeneration


Letter from the Chairman  

 

Neurology Update

Richard Lipton, M.D. Spoke at the first Migraine World Summit
This year was the first Migraine World Summit from April 15-20. It quickly became the largest international event for migraine patients ever and was also covered by a number of media outlets including the BBC World Service.

Our very own Dr. Richard Lipton was a speaker at this inaugural event. Click here for the video 

 

Upcoming Events

Thursday, December 15, 2016 | 8:00 AM
Grand Rounds: TBD
Montefiore Medical Center, Cherkasky Auditorium

Thursday, December 22, 2016 | 8:00 AM
Grand Rounds: Stroke Rehabilitation
Montefiore Medical Park, Cherkasky Auditorium

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