Jeff Bronstein received his B.S. degree from the University of California, Berkeley, Calif, USA, and M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from UCLA as a recipient of the Medical Scientist Training Program Award. He completed a residency in neurology and fellowship training in movement disorders at UCLA and at Queens Square in London. Dr. Bronstein also completed a postdoctoral fellowship in molecular biology before being appointed as an Assistant Professor of neurology in 1994 and the Director of the Movement Disorders Program in 1996 at UCLA. His clinical interests include the management of Parkinson’s disease (PD) and other movement disorders, surgical treatment of PD, and developing new therapies for patients. His research interests include the study of the causes of PD (environmental and genetic) using cell and animal models as well as population-based studies.
Biography Updated on 6 September 2009