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Agnes A. Jani-Acsadi, M.D.

Associate Professor of Neurology
Interim Chair of Neurology
Academic Office Location:
Neurology
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Phone: 800-535-6232
860-679-7692
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Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
M.D.University of Pécs Medical SchoolMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
PostdoctoralMontreal Neurological Institute, McGill UniversityPostdoctoral Fellow/Research Associate: Recombinant Adenovirus-mediated Gene Transfer in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
PostdoctoralWayne State University School of MedicinePostdoctoral Fellow/Research Associate: Gene Therapy of Inherited Peripheral Neuropathies
FellowshipWayne State University School of MedicineArmington-Buuck Research Fellow CMT Association, Department of Neurology: Recombinant Adenovirus-mediated Gene Therapy of Inherited Peripheral Neuropathies
InternshipSinai-Grace HospitalTransitional Year
ResidencyWayne State University School of MedicineNeurology
FellowshipWayne State University School of MedicineClinical Neurophysiology

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Best Doctors in America - 2012
Best Doctors in America - 2011
Best Doctors in America - 2010
Best Doctors in America - 2009
Best Doctors in America - 2008
Best Doctors in America - 2007

Reviews

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Statins and Neuromuscular Disease: Grand RoundsTalkSt. Francis Hospital2012Hartford, Connecticut
Electrophysiologic Correlation of Disease Progression with Spinal Cord Pathology in hSOD1G93A Rats Lecture2011Honolulu, Hawaii
Update on Myasthenia Gravis: Grand RoundsTalkHartford Hospital2011Hartford, Connecticut
The Effect of Rilzole on Cellular Injury in ALS: Insights from a Multi-Modal Non-Conventional MRI StudyTalkAAN2010Toronto, Canada
Update on Myasthenia GravisTalkWSU CME Annual Conference2010Birmingham, Michigan
Electrophysiological Characterization of Disease Progression in SODG93A RatsTalkInternational Symposium on Motor Neuron Disease2009Berlin, Germany
Electrophysiological Characterizaton of Disease Progression in SODG93A RatsTalkNEALS2009
Update on Motor Neuron DiseasesTalkWSU CME Annual Conference2009Birmingham, Michigan
Update on Motor Neuron Disease: Grand RoundsTalkHarper Hospital2009Detroit, Michigan
Neurosurgery; Grand RoundsTalkWayne State University2009
Combined Motor Cortex Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (1H-MRS) and Corticospinal Tract (CST) Magnetization Transfer Ratio (MTR) Predict Progression and Survival in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Target for Clinical Trials in AlSTalkAAN2008
Case Presentatation: Sjogren's Syndrome Presenting with Ataxia and Transverse MyelopathyTalkMichigan Neurology Association2008
Update on Painful Peripheral NeuropathiesTalkWSU CME Annual Conference2008Birmingham, Michigan
Administration of AAV5 IGF Improves Weakness of Heterozygous MPZ Mice, The Animal Model of Late Onset CMT1BTalkAAN Annual Meeting2007
Administration of AAV5mIGF1 Improves Weakness of Heterozygous Mpz Mice, A Model of Late Onset CMT1BPosterInternational PNS Meeting2007Snowbird, Utah
Intravenous Plasmid DNA-Mediated Gene Transfer of IGR-1 Therapeutic for SOD1 Mouse Model of ALSTalkInternational MND Conference2007Toronto, Canada
Update on Demyelinating NeuropathiesTalkWSU CME Conference2007Birmingham, Michigan
Intravenous Plasmid DNA-Mediated Gene Transfer of IGF-1 Therapeutic for SOD1 Mouse Model of ALSTalkGenetics of Motor Meuron Disease Platform Session2006San Diego, California
Electrodiagnostic Characterization of Myelin Protein Zero Mutation in Patients with Early and Late Onset Neuropathies TalkPeripheral Nerve Society2005Tuscany, Italy
Electrodiagnostic Characterization of Myelin Protein Zero Mutation in Patients with Early and Late Onset NeuropathiesTalkAAN2005Miami, Florida
Electrophysiological Criteria Defining Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease with Intermediate Conduction VelocitesTalkAAN2004San Francisco, California
Genotype-Phenotype Correlation in Patients with CMT1BTalkAAN2003Honolulu, Hawaii