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John Andrews, MD

Title(s)Resident, Neurological Surgery
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Title(s)UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

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    Yale University School of MedicineMD06/2018
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    2016  - 2017Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy HHMI-CURE research fellow, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
    2015Farr Scholar, Yale School of Medicine
    2009First Team Academic All-Big XII Conference
    2009NCAA Division I Varsity Letterman: Wrestling
    2007NCAA Division I Varsity Letterman: Wrestling
    University of Missouri2005  - 2009Departmental Honors, English
    2005  - 2009Big XII Commissioner's Honor Roll

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    John Andrews, MD is a neurosurgery resident with an interest in epilepsy and electrophysiology. His basic science background includes single neuron, in vivo, whole-cell patch clamping to describe mechanisms of impaired consciousness. He has also used experience with electrophysiology to study seizure-spread on intracranial-electroencephalography, and how it might guide surgical resection. Mentors at UCSF include Edward Chang and Philip Starr.

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    1. Chang EF, Kurteff G, Andrews JP, Briggs RG, Conner AK, Battiste JD, Sughrue ME. Pure Apraxia of Speech After Resection Based in the Posterior Middle Frontal Gyrus. Neurosurgery. 2020 Feb 25. PMID: 32097489.
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    2. Andrews JP, Gummadavelli A, Farooque P, Bonito J, Arencibia C, Blumenfeld H, Spencer DD. Association of Seizure Spread With Surgical Failure in Epilepsy. JAMA Neurol. 2019 04 01; 76(4):462-469. PMID: 30508033.
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    3. Andrews JP, Yue Z, Ryu JH, Neske G, McCormick DA, Blumenfeld H. Mechanisms of decreased cholinergic arousal in focal seizures: In vivo whole-cell recordings from the pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus. Exp Neurol. 2019 04; 314:74-81. PMID: 30543800.
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    4. Andrews JP, Taylor J, Saunders D, Qayyum Z. Peduncular psychosis. BMJ Case Rep. 2016 Aug 10; 2016. PMID: 27511753.
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    5. Andrews J, Djakiew D, Krygier S, Andrews P. Superior effectiveness of ibuprofen compared with other NSAIDs for reducing the survival of human prostate cancer cells. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2002 Oct; 50(4):277-84. PMID: 12357301.
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