Dr. James A Mastrianni MD Neurologist

Dr. James Mastrianni is a neurologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from McGill University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Mastrianni accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 30 doctors at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Neurodegenerative, Dementia & Geriatrics

Clinical Interests: Brain, Prion Diseases, Prions, Transgenic Mice, Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Disease, PrPSc Proteins, Creutzfeldt-Jakob Syndrome

Hospital Affiliation

University of Chicago Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Neurology, 1990 - 1993

McGill University Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1989

Union College
Other Training, Chemistry, 1974 - 1976

Union University, College of Pharmacy
Other Training, Pharmacy, 1980

University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology
Other Training, Pharmacology, 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

The Helen M. McLoraine Neuroscience Investigator, Brain Research Foundation

Siemens “Outstanding Mentor”, Siemens Westinghouse Competition in Math, Science, and Technology

Alschuler Scholar, Brain Research Foundation

Pfizer “Teacher of the Year”, 4th year Psychiatry residents, University of Chicago

Paul Beeson Faculty Scholars Award, American Federation for Aging Research and Hartford Foundation

Teaching Award for “Outstanding Clinical Preceptorship”, University of California, San Francisco

Teaching Award nomination in Pharmacology, University of California, San Francisco

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Award, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Zeritsky Award, The University of Pennsylvania

Lange Medical Book Prize

Prix d’Excellence, Quebec Health Research Foundation

Rho Chi National Pharmaceutical Honor Society

Associate Dean's Prize

Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities

Publications & Presentations

Defining the Molecular and Cell Biological Mechanisms of Human Prion Disease
2013 2 7

RNAi in Neurodegenerative Disease
2013 2 7

Cognitive Neurology Rounds
2013 1 1

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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