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Dr. Joseph H. Friedman MD

Chief of the New Movement Disorders Program

Butler Hospital

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Butler Hospital

345 Blackstone Boulevard

Providence, Rhode Island 02906

United States

Company Description

Butler Hospital, a member of Care New England, is the only private, nonprofit psychiatric and substance abuse hospital serving adults, seniors and adolescents in Rhode Island and southeastern New England. Founded in 1844, it was the first hospital in Rhod ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Adjunct Professor In the School of Pharmacy

University of Rhode Island

Professor and Chief, Division of Movement Disorders, Department of Neurology

Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

MD

NeuroHealth, LLC

Director, Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center

Neurohealth

Editor-in-Chief of Medicine and Health

Information and Referral Center of Rhode Island

Affiliations

Fellow
American Academy of Neurology

Member of Scientific Advisory Council
Lewy Body Dementia Association Inc

Member
American Neurological Association

Active Member
Parkinson Study Group

Member of the Committees
National Institutes of Health

Education

B.A.

mathematics

University of Chicago

M.A.

mathematics

Washington University

M.D.

Brown University

M.D.

Warren Alpert Medical School

MD

62nd American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting

master's degree

math

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

medical degree

Columbia University

medical degree

Columbia University Medical Center

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Joseph Friedman, MD

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Joseph Friedman, MD
A neurologist and recognized expert in Parkinson's disease, Dr. Joseph Friedman is the chief of the Butler Hospital's new Movement Disorders Program. He received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and completed his residency in neurology at the Neurological Institute of New York. A professor and chief of the division of Movement Disorders in the Department of Neurology at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and adjunct professor in the School of Pharmacy at the University of Rhode Island, Dr. Friedman is a recognized researcher in the treatment and study of Parkinson's and related movement disorders.
Actively involved in research on movement disorders, Dr. Friedman's primary focus is Parkinson's and Huntington's disease and drug induced movement disorders. He is currently studying the behavioral aspects of Parkinson's disease and fatigue in Parkinson's disease, an area that has been little explored.
He is an active member in the Parkinson and the Huntington Study Groups, and participates in multicenter trials sponsored by the NIH, Michael J. Fox Foundation, pharmaceutical companies and single-center unfunded studies. His most current research is studying fatigue and psychosis affecting people with Parkinson's, as well as the genetic causes of the illness. He is also working collaboratively with Butler's psychiatrists and psychologists on treatment and research addressing the behavioral aspects of movement disorders. A fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, Dr. Friedman serves on the editorial board of Parkinsonism and Related Disorders and is editor in chief of Medicine & Health, Rhode Island. He was a member of the National Institute of Health's committees to define depression and psychosis in Parkinson's and was chosen by the International Movement Disorders Society to help evaluate rating scales for fatigue and psychosis in the disease.
Dr. Friedman has also authored or co-authored hundreds papers, abstracts, and book chapters on a variety of topics related to movement disorders and has also made numerous professional presentations throughout the U.S. and around the world.


Expert Staff

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Joseph H. Friedman, MD, chief of Butler’s Movement Disorders Program

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A neurologist and recognized expert in Parkinson's disease, Dr. Joseph Friedman is the chief of the Butler Hospital's new Movement Disorders Program. He received his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and completed his residency in neurology at the Neurological Institute of New York. A professor and chief of the division of Movement Disorders in the Department of Neurology at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and adjunct professor in the School of Pharmacy at the University of Rhode Island, Dr. Friedman is a recognized researcher in the treatment and study of Parkinson's and related movement disorders.
Actively involved in research on movement disorders, Dr. Friedman's primary focus is Parkinson's and Huntington's disease and drug induced movement disorders. He is currently studying the behavioral aspects of Parkinson's disease and fatigue in Parkinson's disease, an area that has been little explored.
He is an active member in the Parkinson and the Huntington Study Groups, and participates in multicenter trials sponsored by the NIH, Michael J. Fox Foundation, pharmaceutical companies and single-center unfunded studies. His most current research is studying fatigue and psychosis affecting people with Parkinson's, as well as the genetic causes of the illness. He is also working collaboratively with Butler's psychiatrists and psychologists on treatment and research addressing the behavioral aspects of movement disorders. A fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, Dr. Friedman serves on the editorial board of Parkinsonism and Related Disorders and is editor in chief of Medicine & Health, Rhode Island. He was a member of the National Institute of Health's committees to define depression and psychosis in Parkinson's and was chosen by the International Movement Disorders Society to help evaluate rating scales for fatigue and psychosis in the disease.
Dr. Friedman has authored two books:
Making the Connection Between Brain and Behavior: Coping with Parkinson's Disease and Taking Charge. Good Medical Care for the Elderly and How to Get It.
Dr. Friedman has also authored or co-authored hundreds papers, abstracts, and book chapters on a variety of topics related to movement disorders and has also made numerous professional presentations throughout the U.S. and around the world.


WPC 2016 Faculty - World Parkinson Congress

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Joseph Friedman (USA): completed medical school and neurology residency at Columbia University in New York. He has been a clinical movement disorders specialist at Brown University since 1982 and currently is the Director of the Movement Disorders Program at Butler Hospital and Professor and Chief, Division of Movement Disorders, Dept of Neurology at the Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University. He has participated in numerous studies in Parkinson's disease and his personal research has mainly focused on behavior problems in PD, particularly psychosis and fatigue, as well as drug induced movement disorders. He has been clinical director of the APDA PD Information and Referral Center since 1985, and has been active in the PD support group community in RI since 1982. He has been editor in chief of Rhode Island Medical Journal, the state medical society journal since 1999,has served on the editorial board of Parkinsonism and Related Disorders and Movement Disorders and has served as a peer reviewer for over 80 national and international medical journals. His video introduction to PD for lay people has been viewed by over 200,000 on You Tube. His PDF sponsored video on hallucinations has also been popular. He has published many articles in the medical literature as well as articles for the PWP community.


Parkinson's Disease Psychosis | American Parkinson Disease Association

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Parkinson's Disease Psychosis by Joseph H. Friedman, MD

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Joseph H. Friedman, MD Director, Movement Disorders Program of Butler Hospital, and Professor and Chief, Division of Movement Disorders at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University.


Parkinson's disease research - Parkinson's Disease Foundation's Scientific Advisory Boards. - Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF)

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Joseph Friedman, M.D. Director of the Movement Disorders Program, Butler Hospital Professor & Chief of Movement Disorders Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

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