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Channa                         Kolb

Channa M. Kolb MD

Department of Neurology

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Multiple Sclerosis; Neurology


Education and Training:
  • Residency, Neurology Resident, The Cleveland Clinic (2010)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Staten Island University (2007)
  • MD, State University of New York at Buffalo, Granted the AAN Medical Student Prize for Excellence in Neurology, May 2006 (2006)
  • BA, Double Major: Chemistry and Psychology, New York University (2002)
  • Associate Neurologist, Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital (2010–2012)
Awards and Honors:
  • AAN Medical Student Prize for Excellence in Neurology (2006)
  • Dr. Dorothy A. Starr Research Scholar (1999)

Research Expertise:
  • Multiple sclerosis
Research Centers:
  • Jacobs Neurological Institute

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Professional Memberships:
  • American Academy of Neurology (2007–present)
  • President; American Medical Student Association (AMSA), Buffalo (2003–2004)
  • "Clinical and MRI dissociation in patients with multiple sclerosis show no difference in cognitive and quality of life measures and is not explained by loss of brain volume or the presence of spinal cord lesions" American Academy of Neurology (2011)
  • "Living with Multiple Sclerosis Successfully" Cleveland Clinic MS Symposium, Cleveland Clinic Foundation of Florida, Patient Presentation (2009)
Service Activities:
  • American Medical Association-Medical Student Section; Member (2002–2006)
  • American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA); Member (2002–2006)
  • Medical Society of the State of New York; Member (2002–2006)

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Contact Information

University Neurology, Inc.
Jacobs Neurological Institute
100 High Street, Suite D-2
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 859-7511
Fax: (716) 859-7833

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