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Ruben Kuzniecky

Professor, Department of Neurology

Contact Info

225 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016



1980 — Universidad De Buenos Aires, Medical Education
1986-1987 — McGill University (Neurology), Clinical Fellowships
1987-1988 — McGill University (Medicine), Internship

Research Summary

We are investigating the role of MRS in epilepsy and how metabolic changes can be modulated by using different drugs. We have found in our studies using high field MR, that NAA is reduced in the epilepsy focus but extends beyond the area of dysfunction.

Research Interests

Epilepsy Neuroimaging; Epilepsy Surgery New Epilepsy Treatments

Thalamic functional connectivity predicts seizure laterality in individual TLE patients: Application of a biomarker development strategy
Barron, Daniel S; Fox, Peter T; Pardoe, Heath; Lancaster, Jack; Price, Larry R; Blackmon, Karen; Berry, Kristen; Cavazos, Jose E; Kuzniecky, Ruben; Devinsky, Orrin; Thesen, Thomas
2015-01-26; 2213-1582,NeuroImage: Clinical - id: 1440432, year: 2015 Journal Article

The corpus callosum and recovery of working memory after epilepsy surgery
Blackmon, Karen; Pardoe, Heath R; Barr, William B; Ardekani, Babak A; Doyle, Werner K; Devinsky, Orrin; Kuzniecky, Ruben; Thesen, Thomas
2015-02-22; 0013-9580,Epilepsia - id: 1465932, year: 2015 JOURNAL ARTICLE

Cortical thickness abnormalities associated with dyslexia, independent of remediation status
Ma, Yizhou; Koyama, Maki S; Milham, Michael P; Castellanos, F Xavier; Quinn, Brian T; Pardoe, Heath; Wang, Xiuyuan; Kuzniecky, Ruben; Devinsky, Orrin; Thesen, Thomas; Blackmon, Karen
2015-01-26; 2213-1582,NeuroImage: Clinical - id: 1440422, year: 2015 Journal Article

Quantitative assessment of corpus callosum morphology in periventricular nodular heterotopia
Pardoe, Heath R; Mandelstam, Simone A; Hiess, Rebecca Kucharsky; Kuzniecky, Ruben I; Jackson, Graeme D
2014-12-22; 0920-1211,Epilepsy research - id: 1411542, year: 2015 JOURNAL ARTICLE

Pre-surgical corpus callosum midsagittal cross-sectional area predicts post-surgical resilience in working memory
Blackmon, K; Kuzniecky, R; Barr, W; Thesen, T; Doyle, W; Devinsky, O; Ardekani, B; Pardoe, H
2014-05-13; 1535-7597,Epilepsy currents - id: 981442, year: 2014