Steven D. Broidy Chair in Movement Disorders
Professor and Vice Chair
Director of Movement Disorders
Los Angeles, California
Dr. Michele Tagliati is a clinician and clinical researcher investigating early and advanced therapeutics of Parkinson’s disease, dystonia, and other movement disorders. Dr. Tagliati attended medical school and neurology residency in Rome, Italy before moving to New York in 1993. He was amongst the pioneers developing the use of deep brain stimulation (DBS) in movement disorders in the United States. He moved to Los Angeles in 2010 after accepting the position of Vice Chairman of Neurology and Director of the Movement Disorders Program at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters and is co-author of the patient reference book, Parkinson’s Disease for Dummies. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and also serves in the Scientific Advisory Board of the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation and in the Editorial Board of the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease and Nature Parkinson’s Disease.