Sanjeev Vaishnavi, MD, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Penn Memory Center
2nd floor South Extension
3400 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (Applied Biology)
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 2002.
MD (Medicine)
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 2010.
PhD (Neuroscience)
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 2010.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Dementia, Dementia Evaluation, Dementia Patient Medical Care, Memory Disorders, Memory Evaluation, Alzheimer's Disease, cognitive neurology

Description of Research Expertise

Neuroimaging, resting state functional connectivity MRI, PET, aerobic glycolysis

Selected Publications

David Coughlin, MD, Jeffrey Phillips, PhD, Emily Roll, BS, David Wolk, MD, Sandhitsu Das, PhD, Sanjeev Vaishnavi, MD, Daniel Weintraub, MD, Andrew Siderowf, MD MSCE, Ilya Nasrallah, MD PhD, David Irwin, MD MSTR, Corey McMillan, PhD. : Regional [18F]-AV1451 Uptake in DLB. Annals of Neurology 84(suppl 22), October 2018.

Vaishnavi S: New Diagnostic Insights & Challenges of Treatment. Practical Neurology Page: 3, June 2018.

Patira R, Vaishnavi S: Clinical Management of Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease. Practical Neurology Page: 49-52, June 2018.

Fulvio Da Re, MD; Laynie Dratch, BS; Sharon X Xie, PhD; David J Irwin, MD; Corey T McMillan, PhD; Sanjeev N Vaishnavi, MD, PhD; Carlo Ferrarese, MD, PhD; Edward B Lee, MD, PhD; Leslie M Shaw, PhD; John Q Trojanowski, MD, PhD; David A Wolk, MD; Murray Grossman, MD, EdD: Neocortical Origin and Progression of Grey Matter Atrophy In Non-Amnestic Alzheimer's Disease. Neurobiology of Aging 63: 75-87, March 2018 Notes:

Benjamin J. Shannon*, Sanjeev N. Vaishnavi*, Andrei G. Vlassenko, Joshua S. Shimony, Jerrel Rutlin, Marcus E. Raichle: Brain aerobic glycolysis and motor adaptation learning. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113(26): E3782-91, June 2016.

Andrei Vlassenko, Benjamin Shannon, Sanjeev Vaishnavi, Marcus Raichle : Brain aerobic glycolysis and motor adaptation learning Organization for Human Brain Mapping June 2016.

Wolk D, Vaishnavi S: Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer's Disease International Neurology, Second Edition. R. P. Lisak, D. D. Truong, W. M. Carroll and R. Bhidayasiri (eds.). John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, May 2016.

Wisse Laura E M, Butala Nirali, Das Sandhitsu R, Davatzikos Christos, Dickerson Bradford C, Vaishnavi Sanjeev N, Yushkevich Paul A, Wolk David A: Suspected non-AD pathology in mild cognitive impairment. Neurobiology of aging 36(12): 3152-62, Dec 2015.

Vaishnavi S, Wolk D: White matter hyperintensities and neurodegeneration in ADNI. Society for Neuroscience, Washington DC. November 2014.

Shannon B, Raichle M, Snyder A, Vaishnavi S.: Don’t Talk to Me: Reduced Functional Connectivity Following Errors in Task Performance. Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Beijing, China. June 2012.

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