A key strategic initiative for the RNI is the development of multidisciplinary centers with a focus on holistic patient care. The RNI continues to expand its centers and services, integrating multiple disciplines and forming a team of specialists. The team coordinates a comprehensive approach to optimize the diagnosis, management, and treatments of those impacted by neurological disorders.

Neurology Services

Cerebrovascular Disease
Cognitive Memory Disorders and Behavioral Neurology
Movement Disorders
Neuroimmunology and Multiple Sclerosis
Neuromuscular Disease
General Neurology
Pediatric Neurology

Neuro-Radiology Services

Acute Ischemic Stroke
Brain Aneurysms
Carotid Artery Disease
Head, Neck and Spine Disorders

Neurosurgery Services

Spinal Disorders
Neurovascular Disorders
Functional Neurosurgery and Movement Disorders
Pediatric Neurosurgery
General Neurosurgery

For more information or to schedule an appointment,
call 855-WVU-CARE (855-988-2273).

Circadian Rhythms Research at the WVU Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute

What are circadian rhythms and how do they influence our sleep cycle and health? Dr. Randy Nelson, world-renowned neuroscientist at the WVU Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute, explains how disrupting our internal clocks can increase our risk of cancer, heart disease and other serious conditions.


The WVU Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute

Learn how the RNI team is leading groundbreaking research and comprehensive integrated clinical and research programs at The WVU Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute.

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“By integrating neuroscience research with other disciplines, we can help patients, create novel opportunities for our staff and students, and provide economic benefits for our state.”

Randy Nelson, PhD

Chair, Basic Science Research, WVU Medicine