Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Center for Autoimmune Neurology

Resources & Links



Dr. Eric Lancaster:  Center for Autoimmune Neurology Precision Medicine Project Research in Autoimmune Synaptic Encephalitis

(Source:  Penn Medicine)


In the News:

When the Body Attacks the Mind

(Source:  The Atlantic, July/August 2016)

Penn Medicine's Josep Dalmau, MD, PhD, Named Recipient of 2016 Cotzias Lecture and Award from American Academy of Neurology

(Source:  Penn Medicine News Blog, April 14, 2016)

Obscure Neurologic Diseases Discovered at Penn to be Focus of New Center

(Source:  Penn Medicine News Blog, January 29, 2014)

When the brain is under attack

(Source:  The Boston Globe, May 27, 2013)

Newly diagnosed brain disease may be misdiagnosed as psychological disorder

(Source:  CBS News, February 8, 2013)

Mysterious Disease Discovered Locally, Strikes Mainly Young Women

(Source:  CBS3, February 7, 2013)

Doctor's diagnosis drew laughs, but it saved woman's life

(Source:  The Washington Post, December 6, 2010)


Resources for Patients & Families:

Autoimmune Encephalitis Alliance