Friday, December 9, 2016

Active Research Studies at UCSF for Movement Disorders



Chronic Effects of Deep Brain Stimulation on Cortical Local Field Potentials in Parkinson’s disease and Dystonia (Activa PC+S /Brain Radio)
Principal Investigator: Philip Starr, M.D., Ph.D.
Contact: Sarah Wang, Ph.D.
415-353-7885
Sarah.Wang@ucsf.edu

Colonoscopy Biopsy and Alpha-Synuclein in Premotor PD
Principal Investigators: Samuel Goldman, Ph.D. and Caroline Tanner, M.D., Ph.D.
Not enrolling

Connect PD - Using Technology to Deliver Multi-Disciplinary Care to Individuals with Parkinson’s disease in their homes
Principal Investigators: Nicholas Galifianakis, M.D., M.P.H., Caroline Tanner, M.D., Ph.D., and Maya Katz, M.D.
Contact: Kristen Dodenhoff, B.A.
415-353-1555
Kristen.Dodenhoff@ucsf.edu

Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders: Study of Patient Outcomes
Principal Investigator: Jill Ostrem, M.D.
Contact: Kristen Dodenhoff, B.A.
415-353-1555
Kristen.Dodenhoff@ucsf.edu

Deep Brain Stimulation in Area LC for Chronic Tinnitus
Principal Investigators: Paul Larson, M.D. and Steven Cheung, M.D.
Contact: Sarah Wang, Ph.D.
415-353-7885
Sarah.Wang@ucsf.edu

Effects of Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson’s disease on Tinnitus
Principal Investigators: Paul Larson, M.D. and Steven Cheung, M.D.
Contact: Sarah Wang, Ph.D.
415-353-7885
Sarah.Wang@ucsf.edu

Endotoxin Exposure and Risk of Parkinsonism
Principal Investigator: Caroline Tanner, M.D., Ph.D.
Not enrolling

FOUND in PPMI (Follow Up of People with Neurodegenerative Diseases)
Principal Investigators: Samuel Goldman, Ph.D. and Caroline Tanner, M.D., Ph.D.
Contact: Kathleen Comyns, M.P.H.
Kathleen.Comyns@ucsf.edu

Genetics of Movement Disorders
Principal Investigators: Marta San Luciano, M.D., M.S. and Jill Ostrem, M.D.
Contact: Lorna Beccaria, R.N.
415-353-9453
Samantha.Konz@ucsf.edu

Predictors of Cognitive Changes after Deep Brain Stimulation Lead Placement
Principal Investigators: Jill Ostrem, M.D., Ethan Brown, M.D., and Caroline R. Belkoura, Ph.D.
Contact: Sarah Wang, Ph.D.
415-353-7885
Sarah.Wang@ucsf.edu

RACE PD - Remote Access to Care, Everywhere: Using Telemedicine to Deliver Patient-Centered Care to Patients with Parkinson’s disease
Principal Investigators: Nicholas Galifianakis, M.D., M.P.H. and Caroline Tanner, M.D., Ph.D.
Contact: Michael Dodge, B.A.
415-353-8328
Michael.Dodge@ucsf.edu

Safety and Effectiveness of Cala ONE Device for Essential Tremor
Principal Investigators: William Marks, Jr., M.D., Cameron Dietiker, M.D., and Nijee Luthra, M.D., Ph.D.
Contact: Kristen Dodenhoff, B.A./Michael Dodge, B.A.
415-353-1555/415-353-8328
Kristen.Dodenhoff@ucsf.edu/Michael.Dodge@ucsf.edu

Survey of Technology-Related Impulse Control Disorders in Parkinson’s disease
Principal Investigators: Nicholas Galifianakis, M.D., M.P.H. and Erica Byrd, M.D.
Contact: Michael Dodge, B.A.
415-353-8328
Michael.Dodge@ucsf.edu

Trichloroethylene and Parkinson’s diease
Principal Investigators: Caroline Tanner, M.D., Ph.D. and Samuel Goldman, Ph.D.
Data analysis only; not enrolling

Use of Liftware Spoon Device for Non-Invasive Measurement and Reduction of Hand Tremor
Principal Investigators: Jill Ostrem, M.D. and Svjetlana Miocinovic, M.D., Ph.D.
Contact: Sarah Wang, Ph.D.
415-353-7885
Sarah.Wang@ucsf.edu