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Grace Kimbaris

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Hospital of University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
3 Dulles
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BA (Major: Medical Sciences, Minor: Religion)
Boston University, 2007.
MD
Boston University, 2011.
Post-Graduate Training
Research Assistant, Pharmacology, Boston University School of Medicine, Laboratory of Benjamin Wolozin, 2009-2010.
Medical Intern, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Department of Medicine, 2011-2012.
Resident in Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2012-2015.
Research Assistant, Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital, Faculty advisors: Leo McCluskey, 2013-2015.
Fellow in Neuromuscular Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Neurology , 2015-2016.
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Selected Publications

Shen GC, Elman L, Dahodwala N, Almasy K, Kelly M, McCluskey L.: Investigating the relationship between length of stay in hospice care and rates of change on ALS FRS-R and FVC in patients with ALS. Annual Conference of the American Academy of Neurology 82(10), Apr 2015 Notes: Originally a poster presentation at AAN annual meeting in Philadelphia, PA. Please note Dr. Kimbaris changed her name from Shen when she married.

Chan D, Citro A, Cordy J, Shen GC, Wolozin B.: Rac1 Protein Rescues Neurite Retraction Caused by G2019S Leucine-Rich Repeat Kinase 2 (LRRK2). J Biol. Chem. 208(18): 16140-49, May 2011 Notes: Dr. Kimbaris's last name was Shen prior to her marriage.

Hsu CH, Chan D, Greggio E, Sarah S, Guillily MD, Ferree A, Raghavan K, Shen GC, Segal L, Ryu H, Cookson MR, Wolozin B.: MKK6 binds and regulates expression of Parkinson’s disease related protein LRRK2. J Neurochem. 2010 Mar;112(6):1593-604. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-4159.2010.06568.x. Epub 2010 Jan 7. 6(112): 1593-604, Jan 2010.

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