Faculty & Staff

Michael J. Aminoff, MD, DSc, FRCP

Distinguished Professor of Neurology; Director, Parkinson's Disease Clinic & Research Center; Executive Vice Chair, Department of Neurology



Chad Christine, MD

Professor of Neurology


Mariann Di Minno, RN, MA, CNS

Volunteer Outreach Consultant; education and patient care services


Robert H. Edwards, MD

Professor, Departments of Neurology and Physiology; Co-Director, UCSF Cell Biology Graduate Program



Paul S. Larson, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Neurological Surgery; Chief, Neurosurgery Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center; Principal Investigator, Movement Disorders Research



Ken Nakamura, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurology, UCSF; Assistant Investigator, Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease


Philip A. Starr, MD, PhD

Professor of Neurosurgery; Dolores Cakebread Chair in Neurological Surgery; Surgical Director, Parkinson’s Disease Research, Education And Care Center (PADRECC), San Francisco Veteran’s Affairs Medical 


John R. Forsayeth, PhD

Professor Emeritus


Aaron Daley, MA

PDCRC Center Manager, Research Coordinator