Residents represent at the upcoming American Academy of Neurology meeting

The annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology will be held the week of May 6 this year. A number of residents (and recently graduated residents) will be presenting their scholarly projects:

  • Boucekkine H, Mendizabal A, Elias I, Sharon L, Dahodwala N. "Opsoclonus Myoclonus Ataxia Related to West Nile Virus"
  • Cherayil N, Cristancho C, Conrad C, Nasrallah M, Narula S, Lancaster E. "Imaging and Pathologic Findings in an Adult and Pediatric Case of Anti-GABA-A Receptor Encephalitis"
  • Cherayil N, Khankhanian K, Gelfand M. "Determining Utility of Additional Days in the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU) for Patients without Events in First 5 Days of Admission”
  • Conrad E, Tomlinson S, Wong J, Davis K, Litt B, Marsh E. "Spike Propagation Patterns in Adults with Epilepsy Evolve Over Time"
  • Coughlin D, et al. "Cerebrospinal Fluid AD Biomarkers and Regional [18F]-Flortaucipir Uptake in Lewy Body Disorders"
  • Gill AJ, Perez MA, Perrone C, Bae CJ, Pruitt AA, Lancaster E. “Pembrolizumab-associated paraneoplastic disorders: A case series.”
  • Jefferson-George K, McMillan C, Wolk D, Lee EB, Schneider J, Bennett D, Das S, Wisse L, and De Jager P "Convergent Evidence for a Longevity Genetic Locus Associated with Tau Load in PART" 
  • Kaiser E, et al. "Visual discomfort in migraine is evoked by both melanopsin and cone directed stimulation"
  • Levinson N, Jamil A, Davis K, Hill C, Khankhanian P. "Efficacy and Tolerability of Clobazam in Adult Drug-Refractory Epilepsy"
  • McCollum L, Baer M, Van Deerlin V, Lee EB, Trojanowski JQ, Wolk DA, Grossman M, Irwin DJ. "Getting Granular with Progranulin: Abnormal Eating in FTLD+GRN"
  • McCollum L, Wisse L, Das S, de Flores R, Yushkevich P, Wolk D. "Cognitive Profiles in Amyloid-Positive Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer’s Disease with and without Tau"
  • Mendizabal A, et al. “Characteristics of Homebound Medicare Beneficiaries with Parkinson Disease"
  • Patterson K, et al. "Mechanisms underlying contribution of IgG4 autoantibodies to neurofascins in autoimmune demyelinating neuropathies"
  • Perrone C, Datta R, Farrell C, Rao A, Markowitz C, Berger JR. “Oligoclonal band number as a predictor of multiple sclerosis disease course.”
  • Perrone C, Jacobs D. “Oculomeningoencephalomyeloradiculitis: A case of fulminant varicella zoster infection in the setting of systemic lupus erythematosus.”
  • Siegler J, et al. "No Association Between Carotid Artery Atherosclerosis and Hyoid Proximity: Results from a Cross-sectional and Longitudinal Cohort Study."
  • Siegler J, et al. "Underestimation of Ischemic Core on Perfusion CT in Patients with Acute Large Vessel Occlusion: Results from the BEST Prospective Cohort Study.”
  • Vitt J, Hamedani A., Horn S., Gannon K., Price R., Greene M. "Slowly Progressive, Acquired Hemicerebral Atrophy Secondary to Chronic Internal Carotid Vascular Disease Mimicking Neurodegenerative Disease”
  • Wong J, Tomlinson S, Conrad E, Khambati A, and Marsh E. “Virtual Cortical Resection Elucidates Epileptic Network Characteristics In Pediatric Patients With Focal Cortical Dysplasia”


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Department of Neurology
3 Gates, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Frances E. Jensen, MD, FACP
Chair of Neurology

Raymond S. Price, MD
Program Director

Vanna Hing, Residency Coordinator
Telephone: (215) 662-3370