Faculty Bio

Kapil D. Sethi, MD, FRCP

Mark Stacy, MD, Panelist

Professor of Neurology & Vice Dean for Clinical Research
Duke University Medical Center
Raleigh, North Carolina

Dr. Stacy has published over 100 manuscripts, book chapters, and review articles on the topics of Parkinson’s disease, dystonia, tremor, and other movement disorders. He was one of the first clinicians to recognize the phenomenon of impulse control disorders in Parkinson’s Disease, and organized and chaired the first workshop devoted to this topic in 2007. Pathological gambling and other impulse control disorders continue to be part of his research interests, which also include motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease.

Prior to his arrival at Duke in 2003, Dr. Stacy served as the director of the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Research Center in Phoenix, Arizona. He is the co-editor of Moving Along, the newsletter of the Movement Disorders Society, and also the editor of The Handbook of Dystonia. Dr. Stacy also serves as advisor and consultant on numerous national and community committees, including WE MOVE, the Parkinson Study Group, the Dystonia Study Group, the National Parkinson Foundation, and the American Academy of Neurology.