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  • Chief, Division of Movement Disorders
  • The Bryson Distinguished Professor of Neurology, Movement Disorders
  • Program Director – Movement Disorders Fellowship
  • Vice Chair, Education
  • Director – Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence

Clinical Interests

  • Movement disorders; Parkinson’s disease; progressive supranuclear palsy, multiple system atrophy, cortical basal ganglionic degeneration, tremor; restless leg syndrome; tics; Tourette Syndrome; dystonia; myoclonus; ataxia; Huntington’s disease; chorea; tardive dyskinesia; hemifacial spasm; stereotypies; stiff-person syndrome, treatment with Botulinum toxin A and B types.

Clinical Research Interests

  • Movement disorders phenomenology, gait abnormalities in patients with Parkinson’s disease and parkinsonism; functional MRI imaging in Parkinson’s disease and parkinsonism, non–motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.


  • Diplomate in Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2008


  • MD with Highest Honors
    Sechenov’s Moscow Medical Academy, 1999
  • Internship in Internal Medicine
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2003
  • Residency in Neurology
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2006
  • Postdoctoral research fellowship in functional MRI
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2002
  • Fellowship in Movement Disorders
    Columbia University Medical Center, 2008

Professional Organization Memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • Movement Disorders Society
  • Parkinson Study Group


Nina Browner