Udall Research Update – July 28, 2021

Drs. Nicolaas Bohnen, Martin Sarter, Omar Ahmed, and Roger Albin presented overviews of their individual Udall Center for Parkinson’s disease research projects:  Watch below: 

Project I:  Evolution of cholinergic deficits within multisensory, cognitive, and motor integration brain regions and development of PIGD features in people with Parkinson’s

Project LeadNicolaas Bohnen, MD, PhD is Professor of Neurology and Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine

Project IICircuit mechanisms of attentional-motor interface dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease falls

Project LeadMartin Sarter, PhD is the Charles M. Butter Collegiate Professor of Psychology and Research Professor of Neurology

Project IIICingulo-opercular task control network cholinergic dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease

Project LeadRoger Albin, MD is Director, Udall Center for PD Research, Anne B. Young Collegiate Professor of Neurology, and Co-director, Movement Disorders Division

Catalyst Research ProjectRetrosplenial cholinergic and attentional-motor integration dysfunction

Project LeadOmar Ahmed, PhD is Assistant Professor of Psychology, Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering