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Mehdi Ghasemi MD, MPH

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Ave North
Worcester MA 01605
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    Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United StatesMPHClinical Effectiveness
    Tehran University, Tehran, , Iran (Islamic Republic Of)MD

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    Dr. Ghasemi completed his adult neurology residency training (2014-2018) at UMass Medical Center and fellowship training in neuromuscular disorders (2018-2019) at Mass General Hospital (MGH) and Brigham & Women’s Hospital (BWH), and more recently graduated from Harvard T. Chan School of Public Health (2021) with master’s degree in public health (MPH). He focuses on neuromuscular diseases.

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    1. Ghasemi M, Umeton RP, Keyhanian K, Mohit B, Rahimian N, Eshaghhosseiny N, Davoudi V. SARS-CoV-2 and Acute Cerebrovascular Events: An Overview. J Clin Med. 2021 Jul 29; 10(15). PMID: 34362133.
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    2. Je G, Keyhanian K, Ghasemi M. Overview of stem cells therapy in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neurol Res. 2021 Feb 25; 1-17. PMID: 33632084.
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    3. Ghasemi M, Keyhanian K, Douthwright C. Glial Cell Dysfunction in C9orf72-Related Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Dementia. Cells. 2021 Jan 28; 10(2). PMID: 33525344.
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    4. Keyhanian K, Umeton RP, Mohit B, Davoudi V, Hajighasemi F, Ghasemi M. SARS-CoV-2 and nervous system: From pathogenesis to clinical manifestation. J Neuroimmunol. 2020 Nov 07; 350:577436. PMID: 33212316.
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    5. Azeem MU, Nagy M, Miller MM, Ghasemi M, Mikati A, Silver B, Moonis M, Henninger N. Prevalence of a Multiple Territory Stroke Pattern After Intravenous Thrombolysis. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 Feb 21; 104700. PMID: 32093987.
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    6. Ghasemi M. Nitric oxide: Antidepressant mechanisms and inflammation. Adv Pharmacol. 2019; 86:121-152. PMID: 31378250.
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    7. Ghasemi M, Azeem MU, Muehlschlegel S, Chu F, Henninger N. Prescription patterns for routine EEG ordering in patients with intracranial hemorrhage admitted to a neurointensive care unit. J Crit Care. 2019 Jan 11; 50:262-268. PMID: 30660914.
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    8. Ghasemi M, Claunch J, Niu K. Pathologic role of nitrergic neurotransmission in mood disorders. Prog Neurobiol. 2019 Feb; 173:54-87. PMID: 29890213.
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    9. Ghasemi M, Mayasi Y, Hannoun A, Eslami SM, Carandang R. Nitric Oxide and Mitochondrial Function in Neurological Diseases. Neuroscience. 2018 Apr 15; 376:48-71. PMID: 29462705.
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    10. Ghasemi M, Kaddouh F, Deb A, Owegi MA. Delayed-onset MRI findings in acute chorea related to anoxic brain injury. Clin Imaging. 2018 Mar - Apr; 48:22-25. PMID: 29028509.
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    11. Ghasemi M, Phillips C, Fahimi A, McNerney MW, Salehi A. Mechanisms of action and clinical efficacy of NMDA receptor modulators in mood disorders. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2017 Sep; 80:555-572. PMID: 28711661.
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    12. Ghasemi M, Brown RH. Genetics of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med. 2017 Mar 07. PMID: 28270533.
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    13. Ghasemi M, Riaz N, Bjornsdottir A, Paydarfar D. Isolated pseudoabducens palsy in acute thalamic stroke. Clin Imaging. 2017 Feb 01; 43:28-31. PMID: 28167284.
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    14. Ghasemi M, Phillips C, Trillo L, De Miguel Z, Das D, Salehi A. The role of NMDA receptors in the pathophysiology and treatment of mood disorders. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2014 Nov; 47:336-58. PMID: 25218759.
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