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Sanjeev Vaishnavi, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Attending Neurologist, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Clinician, Penn Memory Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Fellow, Institute of Aging, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Director, Penn Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Penn Memory Center
2nd floor South Extension
3400 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BS (Applied Biology)
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 2002.
PhD (Neuroscience)
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 2010.
MD (Medicine)
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 2010.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident in Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2010-2011.
Resident in Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2011-2014.
Fellow in Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2014-2015.
Certifications
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2014.
Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry, United Council of Neurologic Subspecialties, 2016.
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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

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.

Vaishnavi S Neil, Vlassenko Andrei G, Rundle Melissa M, Snyder Abraham Z, Mintun Mark A, Raichle Marcus E: Regional aerobic glycolysis in the human brain. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107(41): 17757-62, Oct 2010.

Vlassenko Andrei G, Vaishnavi S Neil, Couture Lars, Sacco Dana, Shannon Benjamin J, Mach Robert H, Morris John C, Raichle Marcus E, Mintun Mark A: Spatial correlation between brain aerobic glycolysis and amyloid-β (Aβ ) deposition. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107(41): 17763-7, Oct 2010.

Vaishnavi, S: The Role of Aerobic Glycolysis in the Resting Human Brain. ProQuest Accession Number 3397988 2010.

Larson-Prior LJ, Vaishnavi SN, Tamez E, Nolan TS, Ghilardi M-F, Raichle ME.: Shared networks involved in implicit and explicit motor learning tasks. Organization for Human Brain Mapping, San Francisco, CA. June 2009.

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