Heather D. Adkins

Heather D. Adkins received her MD from the University of Louisville School of Medicine in 2002. She completed her residency in neurology (2006) and a fellowship in headache and facial pain (2007) at the U. of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill. Her clinical interests include treatment of migraine, face pain, occipital neuralgia, cluster headache, trigeminal neuralgia, menstrual migraine, migrainous vertigo, and other headaches as well as clinical trials in migraine and other headaches. Dr. Adkins is currently an assistant professor of neurology at Duke University Medical Center.

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Non-Invasive Neuromodulation using Time-Varying Caloric Vestibular Stimulation
Caloric vestibular stimulation (CVS) to elicit the vestibulo-ocular reflex has long been used in clinical settings to aid in the diagnosis of balance disorders and to confirm the absence of brainstem function. While a number of studies have hinted at... Read more