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Columbia Neurology Ranked #2 in Nation in NIH Funding!

In 2017, the Department of Neurology was ranked #2 in NIH-funded research among medical school neurology programs nationwide, according to the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research!  In the current climate of dwindling federal funding opportunities, “this achievement is a true reflection of the extraordinary talent and dedication of our faculty,” said Dr. Richard Mayeux, chair of the department.  Top-ranked principal investigators in 2017 included Drs. Philip L. De JagerMitchell S.V. ElkindScott A. SmallYaakov SternRichard Mayeux, Salvatore DiMauroStephanie Cosentino, and Karen S. MarderAdam M. Brickman, and Randolph S. Marshall.