Dr. de Hemptinne is an assistant professor in the Normal Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at the University of Florida. She earned her B.S degree in Biology from the Universite Libre de Bruxelles and her MS and PhD in Neuroscience from the Universite Catholique de Louvain in Belgium. She worked in Dr. Philip Starr’s laboratory at UCSF as a postdoctoral fellow and then as a research associate from 2010-2020 then joined UF in 2020. The current aim of her research is to understand the pathophysiology underlying motor and non-motor symptoms in Parkinson’s disease patients, using invasive chronic, multisite recordings. Her ultimate goal is to develop new neuromodulation strategies for Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.
- University of Florida
- Gainesville, FL