Drake D. Duane, M.D.


Arizona Dystonia Institute
Institute for Developmental Behavioral Neurology

B.A. Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Regent Alumni Scholar and many other awards

M.D., Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan

Alpha Omega Alpha Academic Honorary
William H. Honor Surgery Award
and many other awards

Psychiatrist, U.S. Army Medical Corps

Denver, Colorado

Neurology Residency, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine

Rochester, Minnesota

M.S. Neurology, University of Minnesota

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Certified, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Consultant in Neurology
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Associate Professor Neurology

Mayo Medical School, 1977-1987

Professor (Adjunct)

Speech and Hearing Sciences
Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, 1987 – present

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Clinical Neurophysiology Society
  • International Academy for Research in Learning Disabilities (Past President)
  • National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
  • Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation
  • WGBN Boston

  • The Dyslexia Foundation (Past Chairman)
  • National Spasmodic Torticollis Association (Chairman)
  • International Dyslexia Association (Past President)
  • National Center for Learning Disabilities
  • National Joint Committee on Learning Disabilities
  • President’s Commission on Mental Health
  • World Congress on Dyslexia
  • Editorial of Several Professional Journals
  • Alzheimer’s Association
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Medical Association
  • American Neuropsychiatric Association
  • Association for Research in Nervous and Mental Disease
  • American Psychological Society
  • American Sleep Disorders Association
  • Society for Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology
  • Learning Disabilities Association
  • Movement Disorder Society
  • New York Academy of Science
  • Tourette Syndrome Association
  • 4 Books
  • 23 Chapters
  • 153 Abstracts and Papers
  • 13 Letters to the Editor
Guest Lecturer
  • Menninger Foundation
  • Mayo Clinic (Rochester, Scottsdale)
  • Langley Porter Institute UCSF
  • UCLA
  • Brigham Young
  • Indiana University
  • Ohio State University
  • Explorer’s Club (NYC)
  • National Institutes of Health

and many others

Dr. Duane
Dr. Duane’s most recent publication is

The Brain and Music: The Musical Mind

This DVD explores how we define music, how it evolves in humans anatomically, and how we express and interpret it emotionally. DVD’s are $10.00 and proceeds benefit the Phoenix Symphony. If you are a medical professional and would like a copy for office use please call the office at (480) 860-1222.

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Both of these books are available on Amazon