Peter Fuhr

Prof. Peter
Fuhr, MD

Position(s)
Senior Consultant and Head of Movement Disorders Clinic
Department of Neurology

Institution
University Hospital Basel

Phone +41 61 328 61 63

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Research Focus

Neurology

Area of Research

Prognosis and follow-up of chronic CNS diseases (Parkinson's, multiple sclerosis), especially applying neurophysiological parameters and risk factors.


Approved Research Projects

- Integrating Automated EEG Analysis & Standardized Reporting in Clinical Diagnostics & Longitudinal Monitoring, PI: Keller, Fuhr. F: SNF

- Computer aided Methods for Diagnosis and Early Risk Assessment for Parkinson`s Disease Dementia, PI: Roth, Fuhr. F: SNF

- Improved prediction and monitoring of central nervous system disorders with advanced neurophysiological and genetic assessment, PI: Fuhr. F: SNF

- High frequency and intensive prevention program for cognitive stabilization and improving of quality of life in Parkinson’s disease patients, PI: Toloraia, Fuhr. F: Parkinson Schweiz


    Collaborations

    National Collaborations

    • Prof. Dr. Volker Roth, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Basel, Basel.
    • Prof. Dr. Simone Hemm, School of Life Sciences FHNW, Institute for Medical Engineering and Medical Informatics, Muttenz.
    • Prof. Dr. Roselind Lieb, Faculty of Psychology, University of Basel, Basel.


    International Collaborations

    • Dr. Mahmoud Hassan, Research Scientist, Rennes, France.
    • Prof. Dr. med. Tonio Ball, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany.
    • Prof. Inga Liepelt, Senior Researcher at the Department of Neurodegeneration, Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research, Tübingen, Germany.
    • Prof. Claudio Babiloni, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy. 

    Ongoing Research Projects

     - Integrating Automated EEG Analysis & Standardized Reporting in Clinical Diagnostics & Longitudinal Monitoring, PI: Keller, Fuhr. F: SNF

    - Computer aided Methods for Diagnosis and Early Risk Assessment for Parkinson`s Disease Dementia, PI: Roth, Fuhr. F: SNF

    - High frequency and intensive prevention program for cognitive stabilization and improving of quality of life in Parkinson’s disease patients, PI: Toloraia, Fuhr. F: Parkinson Schweiz

    - A Randomized, Multicenter, Double-Blind, Placebocontrolled, Phase III Clinical Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Intrathecally Administered RO7234292 (RG6042) in Patients With Manifest Huntington's Disease, PI: Fuhr. F: Roche.


    Research Team

    Prof. Ute Gschwandtner, MD, M.A.

    Research Fellow

    Phone +41 61 265 25 25
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    Daniel Keller

    Tecnical Assistent

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    Melissa Stamato

    Research Fellow

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    Antonia Meyer, PhD

    Research Fellow

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    Ketevan Toloraia, MSc.

    Research Fellow

    Phone +41 61 265 25 25
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    Sebastian Keller, PhD

    Research Fellow

    Phone +41 61 265 25 25
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    Cornelius Reyneke, MSc., PhD-Student

    Research Fellow

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    Lauriane Duvaud, MSc.

    Research Fellow

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