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Eric Alan Kaiser, MD/PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Neurology

Contact information
3400 Spruce Street
3W Gates
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (Molecular Biology)
University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2006.
PhD (Molecular Physiology and Biophysics)
University of Iowa, 2014.
University of Iowa - Carver College of Medicine , 2014.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine , Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2014-2015.
Resident in Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2015-2018.
Fellow in Headache Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital Massachusetts General Hospital , 2019-2020.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology , 2018.
United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties - Headache Medicine , 2020.
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Selected Publications

Pace A, Barber M, Ziplow J, Hranilovich JA, Kaiser EA.: Gender Minority Stress, Psychiatric Comorbidities, and the Experience of Migraine in Transgender and Gender-Diverse Individuals: a Narrative Review. Curr Pain Headache Rep 25(12): 82, Dec 2021.

Kaiser EA, McAdams H, Igdalova A, Haggerty EB, Cucchiara BL, Brainard DH, Aguirre GK.: Reflexive Eye Closure in Response to Cone and Melanopsin Stimulation: A Study of Implicit Measures of Light Sensitivity in Migraine. Neurology 97(17): e1672-e1680, Oct 2021.

Hranilovich JA, Kaiser EA, Pace A, Barber M, Ziplow J.: Headache in transgender and gender-diverse patients: A narrative review. Headache 61(7): 1040-1050, Jul 2021.

Kaiser, E.A., McAdams, H., Igdalova, A., Haggerty, E.B., Cucchiara, B., Brainard, D.H., Aguirre, G.K., Jensen, F.E: Modeling of Human and Rodent Responses to ipRGC Signaling to Examine Neuronal Pathways in Migraine-Associated Photophobia. Annals of Neurology 90: S138, 2021.

Kaiser, E.A., Recober, A. : Chronic Headache. Decision-Making in Adult Neurology. Cucchiara, B., Price R., (eds.). Elsevier, St. Louis, Missouri, Page: 4-6, Sep 2020 Notes: chapter 2.

McAdams H, Kaiser EA, Igdalova A, Haggerty EB, Cucchiara B, Brainard DH, Aguirre GK.: Selective amplification of ipRGC signals accounts for interictal photophobia in migraine. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 117: 17320-17329, Jul 2020.

Kaiser, E.A., McAdams, H., Igdalova, A., Brainard, D.H., Aguirre, G.K.: Melanopsin and Cone Stimulation Both Contribute to Interictal Light Sensitivity in Migraine. Neurology 94(15 - Supplement): P3. 5131, 2020.

Aradi S, Kaiser E, Cucchiara B.: Ischemic Stroke Associated With Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide Inhibitor Therapy for Migraine: A Case Report. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 28(10): 104286, Oct 2019.

Kaiser EA, Igdalova A, Aguirre GK, Cucchiara B.: A web-based, branching logic questionnaire for the automated classification of migraine. Cephalalgia 39(10): 1257-1266, Sep 2019.

Kaiser EA, George DK, Rubenstein MN, Berger JR.: Lyme myelopathy: Case report and literature review of a rare but treatable disorder. Mult Scler Relat Disord 29: 1-6, Apr 2019.

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Last updated: 09/09/2022
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