Neurology Neuroscience holds the key to understanding the brain. Department
Neurology is the medical specialty that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the nervous system: brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves and muscles, both in children and adults.

In our research we try to to understand the evolving and waning function of the healthy brain over a lifetime. Most of our research groups are part of the UMCG Research Institute for Neurosciences and Healthy Brain Ageing. But we also conduct neurological research close to care.