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Mayela Rodríguez-Violante

  • MD, MSc
  • Attending Neurologist
  • Instituto Nacional de Neurología y Neurocirugía
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Attending neurologist at the National Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery in Mexico City. Responsible of the Clinical Neurodegenerative Research Unit. Movement disorders training at the Hospital Clinic de Barcelona. Master in Sciences granted by the UNAM. Member of the National Research System (SNI level 2). Member of the National Academy of Medicine. Principal Professor of the Parkinson’s disease and Movement Disorders high specialty course recognized by the Health’s Ministry and the UNAM.


Revista Mexicana de Neurociencia

Movement Disorders Editor

2017 - Present

Recent publications

  • Huntington's disease-like disorders in Latin America and the Caribbean

    • Walker R
    • Gatto E
    • Bustamante M
    • et al.
  • Relationship between the MDS-UPDRS and Quality of Life: A large multicenter study of 3206 patients

    • Skorvanek M
    • Martinez-Martin P
    • Kovacs N
    • et al.

Professional experience

Attending Neurologist

Instituto Nacional de Neurología y Neurocirugía

August 2007 - Present


Master in Movement Disorders

Universidad de Murcia - University of Murcia

January 2012 - January 2014(2 years)

Master in Science

Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

January 2008 - December 2010(3 years)

Fellowship in Movement Disorders

Hospital Clínic

August 2006 - June 2007(10 months)


Instituto Nacional de Neurologia y Neurocirugia MVS

March 2003 - February 2006(3 years)


Universidad La Salle

July 1994 - June 1999(5 years)

Co-authors (368)

  • Paulina Gonzalez-Latapi
  • Jesus Ramirez-Bermudez
  • Paulina Gonzalez Latapi
  • Liz Huerta