Clinical Trials for Movement Disorders and Psychiatric Disorders

Chronic Effects of DBS in Parkinson's Disease and Dystonia (Activa PC+S)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Philip Starr, M.D., Ph.D.
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Contact: Sarah Wang, Ph.D.
415-353-7885
Sarah.Wang@ucsf.edu

Pilot Study of Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) in Area LC for Chronic Tinnitus
Principal Investigators: Drs. Paul Larson, M.D. and Steven Cheung, M.D.
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Contact: Sarah Wang, Ph.D.
415-353-7885
Sarah.Wang@ucsf.edu

AADC Gene Therapy for Parkinson's Disease
Principal Investigator: Paul Larson
Clinicaltrials.gov Overview
Contact: Marin Thompson, M.S.
415-353-9666
ThompsonMe@neurosurg.ucsf.edu

Deep Brain Stimulation in Patients with Dystonia (STN DBS)
Principal Investigators: Dr. Jill Ostrem, M.D. and Dr. Philip Starr, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinicaltrials.gov Overview
Contact: Nathan Ziman, B.S.
415-353-8328
Nathan.Ziman@ucsf.edu

Use of Interventional MRI (iMRI) for Implantation of Deep Brain Stimulator Electrodes
Principal Investigators: Drs. Philip Starr, M.D., Ph.D., Paul Larson, M.D., Alastiar Martin, Ph.D. and Jill Ostrem, M.D.
Clinicaltrials.gov Overview
Contact: Nathan Ziman, B.S.
415-353-8328
Nathan.Ziman@ucsf.edu

Improved Methods for Defining Optimal Stimulation Targets
Principal Investigators: Dr. Alastair Martin, Ph.D. and Dr. Philip Starr, M.D., Ph.D.
Contact: Monica Volz, R.N., M.S.N.
415-353-7382
Monica.Volz@ucsf.edu


Physiology Study of the Basal Ganglia and Thalamus
Principal Investigator: Dr. Philip Starr, M.D., Ph.D.
Contact: Nathan Ziman, B.S.
415-353-8328
Nathan.Ziman@ucsf.edu


Effects of DBS for Parkinson's disease on Tinnitus
Principal Investigator: Dr. Paul Larson, M.D.
Contact: Robin Taylor, R.N., M.S.N., F.N.P
415-353-1555
Robin.Taylor@ucsf.edu


Patient and Caregiver/Family Member Perspective of Pre-Operative Teaching Prior to DBS
Principal Investigator: Elaine Lanier, R.N., M.S.N.
Contact: Monica Volz, R.N., M.S.N.
415-353-7382
Monica.Volz@ucsf.edu

Effects of DBS for Dystonia on Dual-task Cognitive Function
Principal Investigators: Drs. Jill Ostrem, M.D. and Kelly Mills, M.D.
Contact: Nathan Ziman, B.S.
415-353-8328
Nathan.Ziman@ucsf.edu

Deep Brain Stimulation form Movement Disorders: Study of Patient Outcomes
Principal Investigator: Dr. Jill Ostrem, M.D.
Contact: Nathan Ziman, B.S.
415-353-8328
Nathan.Ziman@ucsf.edu