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Christopher Favilla, MD

Instructor A of Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dept. of Neurology
3400 Spruce Street, 3 West Gates Building
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Office: 2156153727
Fax: 2153495579
Education:
BA
University of Pennsylvania, 2007.
MD
University of Florida College of Medicine, 2009.
MD
University of Florida College of Medicine, 2012.
Post-Graduate Training
Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania , 2009-2010.
Intern in Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2012-2013.
Resident in Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2013-2016.
Fellow in Vascular Neurology , Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2016-2017.
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Selected Publications

Favilla CG, Parthasarathy AB, Detre JA, Yodh AG, Mullen MT, Kasner SE, Gannon K, Messe SR: Non-invasive Respiratory Impedance Enhances Cerebral Perfusion in Healthy Adults. Frontiers in Neurology 8(45), 2017.

Favilla CG, Messe SR: New data supports PFO closure after stroke. Stroke 2017 Notes: In Press.

Favilla CG, Parthasarathy AB, Detre JA, Yodh AG, Mullen MT, Kasner SE, Gannon K, Messe SR: Non-invasive Respiratory Impedance Enhances Cerebral Perfusion in Healthy Adults International Stroke Conference 2017 Notes: Houston, TX.

Busch DR, Gregori-Pla C, Blanco I, Giovannella M, Favilla C, Lynch J, Winters M, Ko T, Mensah-Brown K, McCarthy AL, Detre JA, Yodh A, Licht D, Mesquita R, Durduran T: Blood Flow Response to Orthostatic Challenges in Health and Diseased Populations Optical Society of America 2016.

Favilla CG, Ingala E, Jara J, Fessler E, Cucchiara B, Messe SR, Mullen MT, Prasad A, Siegler J, Hutchinson MD, Kasner SE: Predictors of Finding Occult Atrial Fibrillation after Cryptogenic Stroke. Stroke 45(5): 1210-1215, 2015.

Moscovich M, Okun MS, Favilla C, Figueroa KP, Pulst SM, Perlman S, Wilmot G, Gomez C, Schmahmann J, Paulson H, Shakkottai V, Ying S, Zesiewicz T, Kuo SH, Mazzoni P, Bushara K, Xia G, Ashizawa T, Subramony SH: Clinical Evaluation of Eye Movements in Spinocerebellar Ataxias: A Prospective Multicenter Study. Journal of Neuroophthalmology 35(1): 16-21, 2014.

Favilla CG, Mesquita RC, Mullen M, Durduran T, Lu X, Kim MN, Minkoff DL, Kasner SE, Greenberg JH, Yodh AG, Detre JA: Optical Bedside Monitoring of Cerebral Blood Flow in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients During Head-of-Bed Manipulation. Stroke 45(5): 1269-1274, 2014.

Mesquita RC, Favilla CG, Yodh AG, Detre JA: Response to Letter Regarding Article, "Optical Bedside Monitoring of Cerebral Blood Flow in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients During Head-of-Bed Manipulation" Stroke 45(9), 2014.

Moscovich M, Okun M, Favilla C, Figueroa KP, Pulst S, Perlman S, Wilmot, G., Gomez, C., Schmahmann, J., Ying, S., Paulson, H., Shakkottai, V., Bushara, K., Zesiewicz, T., Kuo, S., Beaulieu, B., Xia, G., Ashizawa, T., Subramony, SH. : Clinical evaluation of eye movements in spinocerebellar ataxias (SCAs): A prospective multicenter NIH cohort study. Movement Disorders Society. 2013.

Mesquita RC, Schenkel SS, Minkoff DL, Lu X, Favilla CG, Vora PM,Busch DR, Chandra M, Greenberg JH, Detre JA, Yodh AG: Influence of probe pressure on the diffuse correlation spectroscopy blood flow signal: extra-cerebral contributions. Biomed Opt Express 4(7): 978-994, 2013.

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