Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

The Ken & Ruth Davee Department of Neurology

Rajeshwar  Awatramani, PhD

Rajeshwar Awatramani, PhD

Associate Professor of Neurology (Movement Disorders)

Focus of Work


1. Mechanisms underlying dopamine neuron development, function, diversity, and degeneration. 2. Mechanisms regulating peripheral nerve myelination in development and disease states.


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Education and Certification

  • PhD: University of Pennsylvania, Cell & Molecular Biology (1998)



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