I-Hweii Amy Chen, M.D., Ph.D.

I-Hweii Amy Chen, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

Rochester General Hospital
1425 Portland Avenue
Department of Neurology
Rochester, NY 14621

Office: (585) 275-2559
Fax: (585) 273-1255


The biographical information for I-Hweii Amy Chen, M.D., Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Residents Travel Fellowship Award | American Neurological Association 2006
Dean's Day Research Forum Award | Columbia University 2001
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Hormonal Training Grant | Columbia University 1996
Dean's Summer Research Fellowship | Columbia University 1994
Phi Beta Kappa 1992
Phi Lambda Epsilon 1992
Trustees Scholarship | NYU 1988 - 1992

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 7 available »

2010 Nov
Chen A, Weimer L, Brannagan T, Colin M, Andrews J, Mitsumoto H, Kaufmann P. "Experience with the Awaji Island modifications to the ALS diagnostic criteria." Muscle & nerve. 2010 Nov; 42(5):831-2.
2009 Feb
Chen IH, Mitsumoto H, Vonsattel JP, Hays AP. "Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and neurosarcoidosis: a case report." Muscle & nerve. 2009 Feb; 39(2):234-8.
2008 Aug
Chen A, Montes J, Mitsumoto H. "The role of exercise in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis." Physical medicine and rehabilitation clinics of North America. 2008 Aug; 19(3):545-57, ix-x.
2006 Jun
Min L, Zwerling J, Ocava LC, Chen IH, Putterman C. "Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy in connective tissue diseases." Seminars in arthritis and rheumatism. 2006 Jun; 35(6):388-95.
2003 Aug 14
Chen A, Muzzio IA, Malleret G, Bartsch D, Verbitsky M, Pavlidis P, Yonan AL, Vronskaya S, Grody MB, Cepeda I, Gilliam TC, Kandel ER. "Inducible enhancement of memory storage and synaptic plasticity in transgenic mice expressing an inhibitor of ATF4 (CREB-2) and C/EBP proteins." Neuron. 2003 Aug 14; 39(4):655-69.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Neurology, Neurology - RGH (SMD) - Primary


Neuromuscular Medicine - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


MD | Medicine | Columbia Univ, College of Physicians & Surgeons2003
PhD | Cellular, Molecular and Biophysical Studies | Columbia University2001
BA | Chemistry | New York University1992

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Neurophysiology at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Med Ctr.07/01/2008 - 06/30/2009
Fellowship in Neuromuscular Disease at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Med Ctr.07/01/2007 - 06/30/2008
Residency in Neurology at Jacobi Medical Center07/01/2004 - 06/30/2007
Internship in Internal Medicine at Yale University -New Haven Hospital07/01/2003 - 06/30/2004