Derek Debicki, M.D., Ph.D., FRCPC

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Western University
Office: University Hospital C7-131A
Phone: 519-685-8500 x33229
Secretary: Kim Masseo




Bio Sketch

Dr. Derek Debicki is an Assistant Professor of Neurology in the Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University.

Dr. Debicki obtained his BSc in Physiology (2000) and MSc in Neuroscience (2002) from Western University prior to completing Western’s concurrent MD/PhD program (2009). Dr. Debicki completed his residency in Neurology (2014) at the Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences at Western University as well as a subspecialty fellowship (2015) in Neurocritical Care & Epilepsy under Drs. Teneille Gofton and Jorge Burneo. He joined the Department in 2015.



His research interests are primarily related to the use of continuous EEG monitoring in critically ill patients.

Medical Intersts

Dr. Debicki’s clinical interests include inpatient consultations in the Intensive Care Unit as a member of the Neurocritical Care service and outpatient epilepsy.  He is also a member of the EEG service at LHSC.

Honours and Awards

  • 2014-2015, University Student Council (USC) Teaching Honour Roll - Award of Excellence, Level: Postgraduate, Western University


PubMed Publications Listing


Rahimi F, Debicki D, Roberts-South A, Bee C, Bapat P, Jog M. Dynamic decomposition of motion in essential and parkinsonian tremor. Can J Neurol Sci. 2015 Mar;42(2):116-24. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2015.12. Epub 2015 Feb 23. PubMed PMID: 25702954.

Rahimi F, Bee C, Debicki D, Roberts AC, Bapat P, Jog M. Effectiveness of BoNT A in Parkinson's disease upper limb tremor management. Can J Neurol Sci. 2013 Sep;40(5):663-9. PubMed PMID: 23968939.