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Jose-Alberto Palma

Jose-Alberto Palma, MD, PhD

Research Professor, Department of Neurology

clinical trials, multiple system atrophy, autonomic failure, orthostatic hypotension, hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy, familial dysautonomia, autonomic autoimmune ganglionopathy, autonomic disorders

Dr. Palma's work over the past years has focused on the description of the autonomic phenotype and the search for biomarkers in patients with neurodegenerative autonomic disorders, including multiple system atrophy (MSA), Parkinson disease (PD) and pure autonomic failure (PAF).

Dr. Palma is one of the international coordinators of the Natural History Study of the Synucleinopathies. He is the principal or co-investigator in clinical trials for neurogenic orthostatic hypotension and multiple system atrophy as well as in the development of biomarkers of disease diagnosis and progression.

His work in rare diseases is also focused on genetic autonomic disorders. Dr. Palma is interested in defining the phenotype and genotype of and clinical trial design and conduct for familial dysautonomia (Riley-Day syndrome) and other rare hereditary sensory autonomic neuropathies (HSAN).

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530 First Avenue

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New York, NY 10016

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PhD from University of Navarra

MD from University of Navarra

Ramprasad, Chethan; Palma, Jose-Alberto; Norcliffe-Kaufmann, Lucy; Levy, Joseph; Chen, Lea Ann; Kaufmann, Horacio

Clinical autonomic research. 2023 Feb 03;

Krismer, Florian; Palma, Jose-Alberto; Calandra-Buonaura, Giovanna; Stankovic, Iva; Vignatelli, Luca; Berger, Anna-Karin; Falup-Pecurariu, Cristian; Foubert-Samier, Alexandra; Höglinger, Günter; Kaufmann, Horacio; Kellerman, Larry; Kim, Han-Joon; Klockgether, Thomas; Levin, Johannes; Martinez-Martin, Pablo; Mestre, Tiago A; Pellecchia, Maria Teresa; Perlman, Susan; Qureshi, Irfan; Rascol, Olivier; Schrag, Anette; Seppi, Klaus; Shang, Huifang; Stebbins, Glenn T; Wenning, Gregor K; Singer, Wolfgang; Meissner, Wassilios G

Movement disorders. 2022 Dec; 37(12):2336-2341

Palma, Jose-Alberto; Krismer, Florian; Meissner, Wassilios G; Kuijpers, Mechteld; Millar-Vernetti, Patricio; Perez, Miguel A; Fanciulli, Alessandra; Norcliffe-Kaufmann, Lucy; Bower, Pam; Wenning, Gregor K; Kaufmann, Horacio

Movement disorders clinical practice. 2022 Oct; 9(7):967-971

Poewe, Werner; Stankovic, Iva; Halliday, Glenda; Meissner, Wassilios G; Wenning, Gregor K; Pellecchia, Maria Teresa; Seppi, Klaus; Palma, Jose-Alberto; Kaufmann, Horacio

Nature reviews. Disease primers. 2022 08 25; 8(1):56

Wenning, Gregor K; Stankovic, Iva; Vignatelli, Luca; Fanciulli, Alessandra; Calandra-Buonaura, Giovanna; Seppi, Klaus; Palma, Jose-Alberto; Meissner, Wassilios G; Krismer, Florian; Berg, Daniela; Cortelli, Pietro; Freeman, Roy; Halliday, Glenda; Höglinger, Günter; Lang, Anthony; Ling, Helen; Litvan, Irene; Low, Phillip; Miki, Yasuo; Panicker, Jalesh; Pellecchia, Maria Teresa; Quinn, Niall; Sakakibara, Ryuji; Stamelou, Maria; Tolosa, Eduardo; Tsuji, Shoji; Warner, Tom; Poewe, Werner; Kaufmann, Horacio

Movement disorders. 2022 Jun; 37(6):1131-1148

Palma, Jose-Alberto; Martinez, Jose; Millar Vernetti, Patricio; Ma, Thong; Perez, Miguel A; Zhong, Judy; Qian, Yingzhi; Dutta, Suman; Maina, Katherine N; Siddique, Ibrar; Bitan, Gal; Ades-Aron, Benjamin; Shepherd, Timothy M; Kang, Un J; Kaufmann, Horacio

Movement disorders. 2022 Apr; 37(4):778-789

Don Quijote and Cervantes's knowledge of neurological disorders

Palma, Jose-Alberto; Palma, Fermin; Simon, Julien Jacques

Cervantes and the early modern mind. New York, NY, US: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2022. p.197-215. (5436772)