Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

The Ken & Ruth Davee Department of Neurology

Division of Movement Disorders

As part of the Ken and Ruth Davee Department of Neurology, the Division of Movement Disorders supports the educational, research, and patient care activities of the department related to Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, dystonia, ataxia, and other movement disorders.

Our division chief is Tanya Simuni, MD, who also is the director of the Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center.

Learn more via the links below.

  • Education
    Learn about our fellowship program as well as our other contributions to the education of future leaders in our field
  • Research
    Discover our areas of focus in research
  • Patient Care
    Connect with our affiliated care sites
  • Faculty
    Meet our faculty members
  • Chief’s Message
    Meet our division chief, Tanya Simuni, MD; get her perspective on the direction of our work
  • Contact Us
    Connect with our division’s administrative office

Meet our Faculty

Rajeshwar  Awatramani, PhD

Rajeshwar Awatramani, PhD

Associate Professor of Neurology (Movement Disorders)

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Recent Publications

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