Department of Neurology

Department of Neurology
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Allison Willis, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Blockley Hall, Room 723
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Lab: 2155734983
MD (Medicine)
University of Illinois College of Medicine, 2002.
MSCI (Master of Science in Clinical Investigation)
Washington University School of Medicine, 2013.
Post-Graduate Training
Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 2002-2003.
Adult Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, 2003-2006.
Movement Disorders, Washington University School of Medicine, 2006-2009.
Diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2008.
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Selected Publications

Romeo S, Viaggi C, Di Camillo D, Willis AW, Lozzi L, Rocchi C, Capannolo M, Aloisi G, Vaglini F, Maccarone R, Caleo M, Missale C, Racette BA, Corsini GU, Maggio R: Bright light exposure reduces TH-positive dopamine neurons: implications of light pollution in Parkinson's disease epidemiology. Sci Rep 6(3): 1395, Mar 2013 Notes: PubMed PMID: 23462874; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3589725.

Willis AW, Schootman M, Kung N, Racette BA: Epidemiology and neuropsychiatric manifestations of Young Onset Parkinson's Disease in the United States. Parkinsonism Relat Disord 19(2): 202-206, Feb 2013 Notes: PubMed PMID: 23083512; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3562561.

Dorsey ER, Willis AW: Caring for the Majority. Mov Disord 28(3): 261-262, 2013 Notes: PubMed PMID: 23400890.

Willis AW, Schootman M, Tran R, Kung N, Evanoff BA, Perlmutter JS, Racette BA: Neurologist-associated reduction in PD-related hospitalizations and health care expenditures. Neurology. Neurology 79(17): 1774-1780, Oct 23 2012 Notes: PubMed PMID: 23054239; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3475618.

Kotzbauer, PT, Cairns, NJ, Campbell, MC, Willis, AW, Racette RA, Tabbal S and Perlmutter, JS: Pathological Accumulation of a-Synuclein and AB in Dementia Associated with Parkinson's Disease. Archives of Neurology 23: 1-6, July 2012.

Willis AW, Schootman M, Kung N, Evanoff B, Perlmutter JS, and Racette BA: Predictors of Survival in Patients with Parkinson's Disease. Archives in Neurology 69(5): 601-607, May 2012.

Willis AW, Schootman M, Tran R, Kung N, Evanoff B, Perlmutter JS, and Racette BA: Neurologist Associated Reduction in PD Related Hospitalizations and Health Care Expenditures. American Academy of Neurology Conference, New Orleans, LA April 2012 Notes: Poster.

Willis AW, Schootman M, Kung N, Evanoff B, Perlmutter JS, and Racette BA : Neurologist Care in Parkinson's Disease: A Ultilization, Outcomes, and Survival Study. Neurology 77(9): 851-857, August, 30 2011.

Willis AW, Schootman M, Evanoff B, Perlmutter J, and Racette BA: Neurologist Care in Parkinson Disease: A Utilization, Outcomes, and Survival Study. AAN Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii April 2011 Notes: Oral Presentation.

Willis AW, Evanoff BA, Lian M, Galarza A, Wegrzyn A, Schootman M and Racette BA: Metal Emissions and Urban Incident Parkinson's Disease: A Community Health Study of Medicare Beneficiaries by Using Geographic Information Systems. American Journal of Epidemiology 172(12): 1367-1363, Dec 15 2010.

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