San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Raymond Swanson, MD - Chief of Neurology Service

VA Epilepsy Center of Excellence

UCSF Neurology Faculty at the SFVAMC

Gary Abrams, MD, FAANRehabilitation Section Chief
Conrad Alano, PhD
Karl Friedl, PhD
Nina Garga, MD
John Hixson, MD
Stephen Massa, MD, PhD
Karen Parko, MD 
Raymond Swanson, MD - Chief of Neurology Service
Carlie Tanner, MD, PhD - Director of the Parkinson’s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center (PADRECC) at the VA
Seokjoon Won, PhD
Midori Yenari, MD




Swanson Laboratory - Studying excitotoxicity and cell response to oxidative stress to identify new treatments for preventing cell death in stroke, Parkinson’s disease, and related disorders.

Ganguly Laboratory - Using systems neuroscience and neural engineering methods to understand the circuits underlying dexterous skilled motor behaviors in both the intact and the injured nervous system.