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Grace Kimbaris, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Pennsylvania Hospital Neurology
330 S. 9th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Office: 215-829-6500
Fax: 215-829-6606
BA (Major: Medical Sciences, Minor: Religion)
Boston University, 2007.
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.
Fellow in Neuromuscular Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Neurology , 2015-2016.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology, 2015.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neuromuscular medicine , 2016.
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Selected Publications

Watto, M., Kimbaris G.: Neuropathy Deconstructed. Curbsiders, Internal Medicine Podcast(29), Mar 2017 Notes: https://thecurbsiders.com/?s=grace+kimbaris.

Hamedani AG, McLane HC, Kimbaris G, Jacobs DA, Berger JR.: CSF pleocytosis and syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion in Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. Neurol Clin Pract 6(4): e30-e32, Aug 2016.

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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