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John Eric Duda, M.D.

Associate Professor of Neurology at the Veteran's Administration Medical Center
Director, Parkinson's Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center of the Michael J. Crescenz VA Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania
Co-Director, Center for Neurotrauma, Neurodegeneration and Restoration of the Michael J. Crescenz VA Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania
National Director, Parkinson's Disease Research, Education and Clinical Centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Philadelphia VAMC
PADRECC/Mail Stop #127
University and Woodland Av.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-823-5934
B.S. (Psychology)
The Pennsylvania State University , 1987.
Thomas Jefferson University, 1994.
Post-Graduate Training
Howard Hughes Summer Research Fellowship, National Institute of Mental Health, 1991-1991.
Intern in Medicine, Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, 1994-1995.
Resident in Neurology, Hahnemann/MCP University Hospital, Philadelphia, 1995-1998.
Fellowship, Neuropathology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1998-2001.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2002.
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Selected Publications

Morley, J.F., Cohen, A., Silveira-Moriyama, L., Lees, A.J., Williams, D.R., Katzenschlager, R., Hawkes, C., Adelman, J.P., Weintraub, D., Doty, R.L., Duda, J.E.: Optimizing olfactory testing for the diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease: item analysis of the University of Pennsylvania Smell Identification Test. npj Parkinson's Disease 4: 2, 2018.

Mantri,S., Fullard, M.E., Duda, J.E., Morley, J.F.: Physical Activity in Early Parkinson Disease. Journal of Parkinson's Disease 8: 107-111, 2018.

Irwin, D.J., Sharon, X., Coughlin, D., Nevler, N., Akhtar, R., McMillan, C.T., Lee, E.B., Wolk, D.A., Weintraub, D., Chen-Plotkin, A., Duda, J.E., Spindler, M., Siderowf, A., Hurtig, H.I., Shaw, L.M., Grossman, M,, Trojanowski, J.Q.: CSF Tau and Amyloid-Beta Predict Cerebral Synucleinopathy in Autopsied Lewy Body Disorders. Neurology 90: e1038-e1046, 2018.

Irwin, D.J., Grossman, M., Weintraub, D., Hurtig, H.I., Duda, J.E., Xie, S.X., Lee, E.B., Van Deerlin, V.M., Lopez, O.L., Kofler, J.K., Nelson, P.T., Woltjer, R., Quinn, J.F., Kaye, J., Leverenz, J.B., Tsuang, D., Longfellow, K., Yearout, D., Kukull, W., Keene, C.D., Montine, T.J., Zabetian, C.P., Trojanowski, J.Q.: Neuropathological and genetic correlates of survival and dementia onset in synucleinopathies: a retrospective analysis. Lancet Neurology 16: 55-65, 2017.

Wofford, K.L., Harris, J.P., Browne, K.D., Brown, D.P., Grovola, M.R., Mietus, C.J., Wolf, J.A., Duda, J.E., Putt, M.E., Spiller, K.L., Cullen, D.K. : Rapid neuroinflammatory response localized to injured neurons after diffuse traumatic brain injury in swine. Experiment Neurology 290: 85-94, 2017.

Brennan, L., Devlin, K., Xie, S.X., Mechanic-Hamilton, D., Tran, B., Hurtig, H., Chen-Plotkin, A., Chahine, L., Morley, J.F., Duda, J.E., Roalf, D.R., Dahodwala, N., Rick, J., Trojanowski, J.Q., Moberg, P.J., Weintraub, D.: Neuropsychological subgroups in non-demented Parkinson’s disease: A latent class analysis. Journal of Parkinson’s Disease 7: 385-395, 2017.

Deck, B.L., Rick, J., Xie, S.X., Chen-Plotkin, A., Duda, J.E., Morley, J.F., Chahine, L.M., Dahodwala, N., Trojanowski, J.Q., Weintraub, D.: Statins and Cognition in Parkinson's Disease. Journal of Parkinson's Disease 4: 661-667, 2017.

Pont-Sunyer, C., Tolosa, E., Caspell-Garcia, C., Coffey, C., Alcalay, R.N., Chan, P., Duda, J.E., Facheris, M., Fernández-Santiago, R., Marek, K., Lomeña, F., Marras, C., Mondragon, E., Saunders-Pullman, R., Waro, B.; LRRK2 Cohort Consortium: The prodromal phase of leucine-rich repeat kinase 2-associated Parkinson disease: Clinical and imaging Studies. Movement Disorders 32: 726-738, 2017.

Marras, C., Alcalay, R.N., Caspell-Garcia, C., Coffey, C., Chan, P., Duda, J.E., Facheris, M.F., Fernández-Santiago, R., Ruíz-Martínez, J., Mestre, T., Saunders-Pullman, R., Pont-Sunyer, C., Tolosa, E., Waro, B., and the MJFF LRRK2 Cohort Consortium: Motor and non-motor heterogeneity of LRRK2-related and idiopathic Parkinson Disease. Movement Disorders 31: 1192-202, 2016.

Roalf, D.R., Moore, T.M., Wolk, D.A., Arnold, S.E., Mechanic-Hamilton, D., Rick, J., Kabadi, S., Ruparel, K., Chen-Plotkin, A.S., Chahine, L.M, Dahodwala, N.A., Duda, J.E., Weintraub, D.A., Moberg, P.J.: Defining and validating a short form Montreal Cognitive Assessment (s-MoCA) for use in neurodegenerative disease. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 87: 1303-1310, 2016.

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