Wooten, George F.

Primary Appointment

Professor, Neurology

Contact Information

Telephone: 434-924-8369

Research Interests

Neuropharmacology of dopamine: etiology of PD

Research Description

Dr. Wooten's principal research interests focus on the treatment of Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. In addition, Dr. Wooten and colleagues in the Movement Disorders Program are utilizing an extensive clinical database to address prospectively several issues that are relevant to the pathogenesis of Parkinson's disease. The Movement Disorders Program also participates in numerous multicenter clinical trials of potential new drugs to treat Parkinson's disease.

Selected Publications