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John Eric Duda, M.D.

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
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

Holden, S.K., Bedenfield, N., Taylor, A.S., Bayram, E., Schwilk, C., Fleisher, J., Duda, J., Shill, H., Paulson, H.L., Stacy, K., Wood, J., Corsentino, P., Sha, S.J., Litvan, I., Irwin, D.J., Quinn, J.F., Goldman, J.G., Amodeo, K., Taylor, J-P., Boeve, B.F., Armstrong, M.J.: Research Priorities of Individuals and Caregivers With Lewy Body Dementia: A Web-based Survey. Alzheimer Disease and Associated Disorders 37: 50-58, 2023.

Struzyna, L.A., Browne, K.D., Burrell, J.C., Gordián Vélez, W.J., Wofford, K.L., Kaplan, H.M., Murthy, N.S., Chen, H.I., Duda, J.E., España, R.A., Cullen, D.K.: Axonal Tract Reconstruction Using a Tissue-Engineered Nigrostriatal Pathway in a Rat Model of Parkinson's Disease. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 23: 13985, 2022.

Walker, I.M., Cousins, K.A., Siderowf, A., Duda, J.E., Morley, J., Dahodwala, N., Tropea, T., Vaishnavi, S., Wolk, D.A., Chen-Plotkin, A., Shaw, L.M., Lee, E.B., Trojanowski, J.Q., Grossman, M., Weintraub, D., Irwin, D.J.: Non-tremor motor dysfunction in Lewy body dementias is associated with AD biomarkers. Parkinsonism and Related Disorders 100: 33-6, 2022.

Aamodt, W.W., Dubroff, J.G., Cheng, G., Taylor, B., Wood, S., Duda, J.E., Morley, J.F. : Gait abnormalities and non-motor symptoms predict abnormal dopaminergic imaging in presumed drug-induced Parkinsonism. npj Parkinson's Disease 8: 53, 2022.

Feeney, M., Duda, J., Hiller, A., Phillips, J., Evers, C., Yarab, N., Todaro, V., Rader, L., Rosenfeld, S.: Understanding health care needs among Veterans with Parkinson's disease: A survey study. Frontiers in Neurology 13: 924999, 2022.

Rothlind, J.C., York, M.K., Luo, P., Carlson, K., Marks, W.J., Weaver, F.M., Stern, M., Follett, K., Duda, J.E., Reda, D. for the CSP-468 study group: Predictors of Multi-Domain Cognitive Decline following DBS for Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease. Parkinsonism and Related Disorders 95: 23-27, 2022.

Gallagher, J., Rick, J., Xie, S.X., Martinez-Martin, P., Mamikonyan, E., Chen-Plotkin, A., Dahodwala, N., Morley, J., Duda, J.E., Trojanowski, J.Q., Siderowf, A., Weintraub, D. : Psychometric properties of the Clinical Dementia Rating Scale Sum of Boxes in Parkinson disease. Journal of Parkinson’s Disease 11: 737-45, 2021.

Lang, A.E., Forbes, E., Vaswani, P.A., Duda, J.E., Morley, J.F., Sethi, K.D.: Commentary: Uremic Striatopallidal Syndrome Manifesting as Acute Onset Chorea. Movement Disorders Clinical Practice 8(Suppl 1): S58-9, 2021.

Gordián-Vélez, W.J., Chouhan, D., España, R.A., Chen, H.I., Burdick, J.A., Duda, J.E., Cullen, D.K.: Restoring lost nigrostriatal fibers in Parkinson's disease based on clinically-inspired design criteria. Brain Research Bulletin 175: 168-85, 2021.

Grovola, M.R., Paleologos, N., Brown, D.P., Tran, N., Wofford, K.L., Harris, J.P., Browne, K.D., Shewokis, P.A., Wolf, J.A., Cullen, D.K., Duda, J.E.: Diverse changes in microglia morphology and axonal pathology during the course of 1 year after mild traumatic brain injury in pigs. Brain Pathology 3: e12953, 2021.

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