Silvia Russo, MD

EDUCATION:

2018-2021: STANFORD UNIVERSITY
Neurology Residency

2017-2018: UCLA St. Mary Medical Center
Internship

2016-2017: UCSF Memory and Aging Center
Visiting Scholar, Dr. Suzee Lee’s Dementia Imaging Genetics Lab

2015-2016: University of Milan, Italy
Neurology PGY-1

2007-2013, 2014-2016 Vita-Salute San Raffaele University School of Medicine – Milan, Italy
M.D./C.M. and associated postgraduate studies in internal medicine, surgery, cardiology

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

  • Selective neuronal susceptibility and network analysis in neurodegenerative disorders.
  • Imaging in genetic frontotemporal dementia

PUBLICATIONS:

Meeter L, Gendron TF, Sias AC, Jiskoot LC, Russo S, […], Lee SE, et al. Poly(GP), neurofilament and grey matter deficits in C9orf72 expansion carriers. Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology 2018; 5: 583–597.

Russo S, Fossati B, Toffetti M, Lanzone J, Cardani R, Meola G. Clinical Reasoning: A 35-year-old woman with hyperstartling, stiffness, and accidental falls [Internet]. Neurology 2017; 88: e38–e41.

Russo N, Franzi’ E, Capilli G, Patane’ AA, Russo S, Evola R. The Drop That Spilled the Cup: Acute Myocardial Infarction in a Young Woman with Underlying Thrombophilic Polymorphisms and Oral Contraceptive Use [Internet]. Case Reports in Cardiology 2014; 2014: 1–4.

POSTERS/PRESENTATIONS:

Russo, Choi, et al., (2018) Ebb and Flow: Suspecting Dementia with Lewy-Bodies in the Acute Inpatient Setting - 2018 Annual UCLA Solomon Scholars – Poster Session

AWARDS AND HONORS:

2016-2017 Research scholarship at UCSF Memory and Aging center, Dr. Suzee Lee

2017 Rainwater Foundation scholarship to attend at the 2017 Annual Tau Consortium meeting

2013 Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan Italy:

  • Best medical student of the class of 2013
  • Medical school graduation with honors and special mention - 2013

HOBBIES:

Running, yoga, reading, coding.