About NSTA - National Spasmodic Torticollis Association

NSTA – Texas

06 Dec

Contact People and Support Groups, Texas Houston / Jersey Village – John Barth (713) 992-4274 johnbarth@me.com Kerrville – Carol Harwell (830) 826-5967 charwell@windstream.net Frank Bollich, Ph.D. (512) 260-0301 rasputin9@austin.rr.com

NSTA – Washington

03 Dec

Contact People and Support Group, Washington Spokane – Denise Gibson 509-951-8480 denise@designden.com – please type “dystonia” in the “subject” header www.dyscoveries.com Edmonds- Judy Yoon 202-288-9630 judyhyoon@gmail.com

H.A. (Buz) Jinnah, M.D., PhD

10 Oct
Dr. Jinnah

2012 Symposium Guest Speakers H.A. (Buz) Jinnah, M.D., PhD Director of the Dystonia Coalition A. (Buz) Jinnah received his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees through the Medical Scientist Training Program at the University of California in San Diego in 1993. He did his neurology residency and fellowship training at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, and was […]

Teresa Kimberley , M.D.

10 Oct

2012 Symposium Guest Speakers Teresa Kimberley , M.D. Associate professor at the University of Minnesota in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Dr. Teresa Kimberley is an associate professor at the University of Minnesota in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Program in Physical Therapy. She co-directs the Brain Plasticity Lab, which helped […]

Mark Ledoux, M.D., PhD

10 Oct
Dr LeDoux Mark

2012 Symposium Guest Speakers Mark Ledoux, M.D., PhD Professor of Neurology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center Dr. LeDoux is a professor of neurology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, as well as the director of both the Dystonia Clinic and the Movement Disorders Research Laboratories. He is the recipient of several awards, […]

Jill Ostrem, M.D.

10 Oct
Dr. Jill Ostrem

2012 Symposium Guest Speakers Jill Ostrem, M.D. Assistant Professor of Neurology in the UCSF School of Medicine Dr. Jill Ostrem specializes in the medical and surgical treatments of movement disorders, such as Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor and dystonia. She is particularly interested in treatments such as deep brain stimulation and gene therapy as well as […]

Brenda Wieber, RN, BSN, CPC

10 Oct

2012 Symposium Guest Speakers Brenda Wieber, RN, BSN, CPC Regional Reimbursement Manager for Merz Pharmaceuticals Brenda Wieber, RN, BSN, CPC, is a Regional Reimbursement Manager for Merz Pharmaceuticals.  She earned her BS degree in Nursing at the University of Minnesota.  With over 16 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Ms Wieber was a critical […]

Jay A. Van Gerpen, M.D.

09 Oct
Dr. JayVanGerpen

2012 Symposium Guest Speakers Jay A. Van Gerpen, M.D. Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Mayo Clinic Florida Dr. Van Gerpen is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Mayo Clinic Florida in Jacksonville. Dr. Van Gerpen graduated from the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville Tennessee. He completed neurology residency at the University […]