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What is Neurology?

Event held by SIGN – Student Interest Group in Neurology on 09/20/2021: We met with Dr. Chuquilin, Dr. Khanna, and Dr. Winesett to discuss “What is Neurology?” and explore the different specialties within the field!…

Resources Available for Neurodiverse at UFCOM Panel

Event held by SIGN – Student Interest Group in Neurology on 08/19/2021: Dr. Dede, Dr. Trainer, Mr. Gorske and a representative of UF Disability Resource Center will discuss UF-specific resources and transitioning to medical school with differential abilities.

Neurodiversity Physician Panel

Event held by SIGN – Student Interest Group in Neurology on 08/18/2021: Two neurodiverse physicians discussed their experiences in medical school, residency, and working as physicians.

Ally Lunch

Event held by SIGN – Student Interest Group in Neurology on 08/18/2021: Allies met with neurodiverse students at UFCOM to learn more about allyship and ask questions in a safe space. Dr. Parker joined to educate students about allyship as we continue to celebrate neurodiversity in our community.

Neurodiversity in Neurology

Event held by SIGN – Student Interest Group in Neurology on 08/16/2021: Neurologists joined us to share perspectives on the role of neurodiversity in clinical practice and discuss stroke, epilepsy, and migraine.

Neurology Post-Match Panel

Event held by SIGN – Student Interest Group in Neurology on 04/23/2021: Three fourth-year students who just matched into Neurology discussed with students how they became interested in Neurology, how to find mentorship and exposure to Neurology in their medical school years, and how the application and interview process…

Neurology Residency with Dr. Chuquilin and Dr. Wilson

Event held by SIGN – Student Interest Group in Neurology on 09/30/2020: The Student Interest Group in Neurology (SIGN) hosted a talk with Dr. Miguel Chuquilin – the Neurology Clerkship Director and Dr. Christina Wilson – the Neurology Residency Program Director and Vascular Neurology Fellowship Program Director. They discussed…

SIGN- Botox for Migraines Sim

Event held by SIGN – Student Interest Group in Neurology on 09/24/2020: We held the Botox for Migraines simulation via Zoom this year. A representative from Allegra simulated Botox injection sites for migraine. A clinician was present to answer any questions from the participants throughout the meeting.

Neurology Talk with Dr. Babi

Event held by SIGN – Student Interest Group in Neurology on 01/08/2020: Dr. Marc-Alain Babi, a neurointensivist at UF, spoke to medical students about the daily life of working in neurocritical care, ethical issues encountered in his practice, balancing medicine and personal life, and some interesting cases from the…

SIGN Botox Simulation

Event held by SIGN – Student Interest Group in Neurology on 10/02/2019: SIGN brought a representative of Allergan in order to teach its members about Botox and its use in the treatment of chronic migraines. Those in attendance were taught about how the drug was developed, how to administer…