Department of Neurology

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The Department of Neurology at Southern Illinois University is committed to excellence in patient care, education and research. Located in Central Illinois, it provides state-of-the-art care for persons afflicted with disease of the brain and nervous system. The neurology training programs center around a balanced population with primary referral and subspecialty care, and a highly structured curriculum in basic and clinical sciences. The department is well known for its innovative research in neuroscience and clinical therapeutics.

News & Events

Annual Epilepsy Education Evening
The event will feature “Treatment of Seizures and Epilepsy”. Read More
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Hilton Garden Inn
3100 South Dirksen Parkway
Springfield, IL
6:00 p.m

Healthy Brain Aging: A Community Education Program
Learn about reducing risk for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Read More
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Dove Conference Center
St. John's Hospital
619 E. Mason Street
6:00 - 7:30 p.m

Dr. Rodger Elble Named Outstanding Scholar
Dr. Rodger Elble was presented with the 2014 Outstanding Scholar Award for excellence in research on May 7 at the Neurology Grand Rounds. Dean J. Kevin Dorsey made the announcement.Read More

An Update on Parkinson Disease Management
Learn about the latest treatment for Parkinson Disease and movement disorders including deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery. Read More
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Dove Conference Center
St. John's Hospital
619 E. Mason Street
5:00 - 7:00 p.m

Older News

Healthy Brain Aging

Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease