Administrative Core

The Administrative Core, led by the Center Director, Jerrold Vitek, MD, PhD will provide leadership for oversight and coordination of all projects and cores.

The Admininstrative Core will provide career enhancement and cross training for UMN Center investigators and trainees and engage with the local patient community as well as the general public to promote awareness of Center activities and PD research. Finally, the UMN Udall Center will host an annual local patient symposium, create a Center website and employ innovative social media strategies to create a hub for PD research and care in the Upper Midwest.

Core Lead

Jerrold Vitek small photo
Jerrold Vitek, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair, Neurology