Meet the provider: Edwin George, M.D., Ph.D.
March 5, 2022
Edwin George, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Neurology, has special interest in movement disorders and Parkinson’s Disease.
Dr. George received his undergraduate degree from Amherst College in 1980. He completed graduate school at Case Western Reserve University in 1985, where he received his Ph.D. in Pharmacology. He also completed his medical school training at Case Western Reserve University in 1987. After medical school, Dr. George went on to internship at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore until 1988. He completed his residency at The John Hopkins Hospital from 1988 to 1991. He completed the Grass Fellowship in Neurophysiology at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woodshole, MA, in 1986.
Dr. George’s research interests include clinical management of Parkinson’s disease, tremor and dystonia, and he has been active in clinical trials of new medications for Parkinson’s disease and dystonia. He is also involved in research on measuring the impact of neurological disease on patient function. Dr. George’s laboratory research has focused on neuronal reaction to injury and neural regeneration. Dr. George has a Ph.D. in pharmacology, as well as an M.D., from Case Western Reserve University, and was a Grass Fellow in Neurophysiology at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, MA. He has lectured and written extensively on movement disorders, and has served as a consultant to U.S. and international pharmaceutical firms.
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