Neurociences

Neurosciences

Neurosciences News and Events

Date: Apr 2013

Envision SC recently interviewed Dr. Ray Greenberg, President of the Medical University of South Carolina, about how MUSC is improving health care globally as well as for the residents of South Carolina.  The REACH MUSC tele-stroke network was shared as an example of how MUSC is saving lives of residents who suffer a stroke across South Carolina.

You can read an excerpt of the interview on The State newspaper website and view the video interview on the Youtube video shared below.

The Medical University Of South Carolina Comprehensive Epilepsy Center has again been recognized by the National Association of Epilepsy Center (NAEC) as a Level 4 epilepsy center. Level 4 epilepsy centers have the professional expertise and facilities to provide the highest level medical and surgical evaluation and treatment for patients with complex epilepsy.   The NAEC designates Level 3 or Level 4 status to epilepsy centers that meet the criteria stated in the NAEC Guidelines for Essential Services, Personnel, and Facilities in Specialized Epilepsy Centers in the United States.

The Comprehensive Epilepsy Center at MUSC offers advanced diagnostics, multidisciplinary planning and a full spectrum of medical and surgical therapies. Our team of clinicians and researchers are all working together in leading-edge facilities designed specifically for the needs of the epilepsy patient.  Learn more about the MUSC Comprehensive Epilepsy Center.

MUSC is pleased to be hosting a community stroke awareness event on May 4, 2013. Physicians from the MUSC Comprehensive Stroke & Cerebrovascular Center will be providing information to stroke survivors, family members and caregivers on topics such as:

  • Recovering from Stroke
  • Dealing with the emotional and social aspects of stroke
  • Lifestyle changes and medication for stroke preventionstroke awareness event 2013


Registration: $10 (includes lunch) Space is limited. Please register today by calling Megan McDonough at 843-792-3020 !

Date: May 4, 2012
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location: Charleston Marriott, 170 Lockwood Blvd., Charleston, SC 29403


For more information or to register call: Megan McDonough at 843-792-3020

5th Annual Coath Tim Touchberry: Putting for Parkinson's Golf Tournament, Dinner & Auction - Saturday April 27, 2013


A Captain’s Choice golf tournament, dinner, and auction held in honor of Coach Tim Touchberry. The proceeds of this tournament go directly to benefit Parkinson’s Disease Research.

Where: Legend Oaks Country Club, 118 Legend Oaks Way, Summerville, South Carolina

When: Saturday, April 27, 2013
Golf Tournament starts at 1:00 p.m.
Dinner & Auction starts at 6:00 p.m.

How to Enter: Click here to download an entry form.

Mail or email entries to:
Putting for Parkinson’s
Attn: Jamie Touchberry
210 Yorkswell Court
Lexington, South Carolina 29072
jbtouchberry@yahoo.com

Payment Options:

Make checks payable to:
The MUSC Foundation: #8439
or for credit cards payments call:
Debbie Bordeau at 843-792-4342

For more information, please contact
Jamie Touchberry
Email: jbtouchberry@yahoo.com
Phone: 843-670-8462

or

Gary Brewer
Email: gary.brewer7@gmail.com
Phone: 843-906-0311

 
 
 

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