Swimming for a Cure

The Kurt B. Seydow Dystonia Foundation is proud to be an honored recipient of Minnesota-based swimmer, Matt Montgomery’s “Open Water Swim for Dystonia”! Matt will be swimming this year’s annual, Point to La Pointe in Lake Superior on July 29 th , 2017. A 2.1 mile...

Meet The Research Team

MEET the RESEARCH TEAM We’d like to introduce you to a few of the researchers who are working to find more effective treatments for Dystonia, Parkinson’s Disease and other movement disorders. Jerrold Vitek, MD, Ph.D. McKnight Professor| Head – Department of...

Update From the Research Team December 16, 2016

Update From the Research Team December 16, 2016 Dr. Joshua Aman, Ph.D. Our goal at the University of Minnesota is to understand the altered brain signals as they relate to specific movement disorders and to develop treatment regimens that are specifically tailored to...