Michael Zeineh

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Michael Zeineh, MD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Stanford University Medical Center. He is board certified in Neuroradiology and Diagnostic Radiology. His medical interests are Neuroradiology, Clinical Functional MRI, and Clinical Diffusion Tensor Imaging.[1] He has performed research in advanced MR imaging of Alzheimer's Disease, Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis, and Parkinson's Disease.[2] He worked with Dr. Jose Montoya to investigate brain abnormalities in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.[3]

Education[edit | edit source]

  • 1995, B.S. in Biology from Caltech
  • 2003, MD/PhD from UCLA
  • 2004, Internship at UCLA School of Medicine
  • 2008, Residency in Radiology at Stanford University
  • 2009, Fellowship in Neuroradiology at Stanford University

Awards[edit | edit source]

  • 2015 Doris Duke Foundation Clinical Scientist Development Award - received a three-year grant of $486,000 to support his transition to an independent clinical research career.[4]

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ME/CFS Common Data Element (CDE) Project[edit | edit source]

Dr Zeineh serves on the Baseline/Covariate Working Group and the Neurologic/Cognitive/CNS Imaging Working Group of the Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Common Data Element (CDE) Project sponsored by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.[5]

Notable studies for ME/CFS[edit | edit source]

  • 2015, Right Arcuate Fasciculus Abnormality in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome[3] (Full Text)

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