The Department of Neurology has a strong mission and a rich history at the University of Pennsylvania.  We have a long tradition of excellence in patient care, research and education in both adult and pediatric neurology.  Since its establishment more than a century ago, our department has shaped the field of neurology by pioneering essential neurologic treatments and diagnostic techniques.  Today, we are committed to our mission — to be a center of excellence and innovation dedicated to the pursuit of curing neurologic diseases through compassionate, patient-centered care, transformative research and education of the future leaders in neurology.