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Finding novel therapies for epilepsy

  • Professor, Neurology

  • Director, Neurodevelopment and Regeneration Laboratory

  • Co-director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

Dr. Parent’s clinical interests are focused on helping patients with brain anomalies caused by injury or neurologic conditions. Using neural stem cells to model genetic neurological disorders, study the mechanisms of brain development, and screen for precision therapies, his ultimate goals are to promote brain repair after stroke,discover novel therapies for genetic neurological disorders, and prevent epilepsy.