I.R.C.C.S. Besta – Movement Disorders Unit 

Roberto Eleopra


Roberto Eleopra is Director of the Movement Disorders Unit at the IRCCS “Carlo Besta” Neurological Institute of Milan, Italy. He has previously chaired the Neurology Unity at the Hospital of Venice-Mestre, and Udine. He obtained the Degree in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Ferrara in 1983, the Board in Neurology at the University of Ferrara in 1987, and the Board in Clinical Neurophysiology at the University of Pavia in 1992. He joined as Visiting Professor the Neuromuscular Disease Section of the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in 1995 and the Neurosurgery Unit of the Toronto Western General Hospital, ON, Canada, in 1999. Dr. Eleopra is currently Vice-President of the Italian Neurological Society and President Elect of the Italian Neurophysiological Society.