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Benjamin Patrick George, M.D., M.P.H.

Benjamin Patrick George, M.D., M.P.H.

About Me

Faculty Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Neurology, Neuro Critical Care (SMD)

Assistant Professor - Department of Neurosurgery (SMD) - Joint


Post-doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2019 - 2020

Fellowship, Yale University School of Medicine. 2018 - 2019

Residency, Neurology, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2015 - 2018

Internship, Neurology, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2014 - 2015


MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine/Dentistry. 2014


Best Clinical Research Award for Fellow, Steven R. Schwid Neurology and Neurosurgery Research Symposium, University of Rochester. 2020

Schwid Symposium Clinical Research Award. 2017

ANA Travel Award. 2016

International Stroke Conference Junior Investigator Award. 2014

Trauma and Emergency Medical Services Research Award. 2013

Marvin J. Hoffman Medical Student Research Award. 2013

Student Scholarship in Cerebrovascular Disease & Stroke. 2013

Delta Omega Honor Society. 2012

Summer Student Research Fellowship. 2012

R. Knight Steel Award for Excellence in Geriatric Medicine. 2011

Medical Student Research Scholarship. 2010

Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) Scholarship. 2010

David E. Rodgers Research Fellowship. 2010

Humanities and Social Sciences Scholarship. 2004 - 2008


Journal Articles

Association of Postoperative Delirium and Parkinson Disease After Common United States Surgical Procedures.

Dham B, Richard I, Schneider EB, George BP

The Journal of surgical research.. 2023 November 291 :711-719. Epub 08/09/2023.

Hospital Discharge and Readmissions Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic for California Acute Stroke Inpatients.

Albert GP, McHugh DC, Roberts DE, Kelly AG, Okwechime R, Holloway RG, George BP

Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association.. 2023 June 2332 (8):107233. Epub 06/23/2023.

Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Inpatient Utilization for Acute Neurologic Disease

Yoo A, Guterman E, Hwang DY, Holloway RG, George BP.

Neurohospitalist. 2023; .

Effect of COVID-19 pandemic on outcomes in intracerebral hemorrhage.

McHugh DC, Gershteyn A, Boerman C, Holloway RG, Roberts DE, George BP

PloS one.. 2023 18 (4):e0284845. Epub 04/26/2023.

Institutional Variability in Representation of Women and Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups Among Medical School Faculty.

Yoo A, Auinger P, Tolbert J, Paul D, Lyness JM, George BP

JAMA network open.. 2022 December 15 (12):e2247640. Epub 12/01/2022.

Reversal of Advanced Directives in Neurologic Emergencies.

McHugh DC, George BP, Bender MT, Horowitz RK, Kaufman DC, Holloway RG, Roberts DE

The Neurohospitalist.. 2022 October 12 (4):651-658. Epub 06/15/2022.

Representation of Women and Underrepresented Groups in US Academic Medicine by Specialty.

Yoo A, George BP, Auinger P, Strawderman E, Paul DA

JAMA network open.. 2021 August 24 (8):e2123512. Epub 08/02/2021.

Brain Histopathology of Adult Decedents after Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation.

Khan IR, Gu Y, George BP, Malone L, Conway KS, Francois F, Donlon J, Quazi N, Reddi A, Ho CY, Herr DL, Johnson MD, Parikh GY

Neurology.. 2021 January 20 Epub 01/20/2021.

Rethinking Regional Neurologic Care in the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Era.

George BP, Kelly AG

JAMA neurology.. 2020 June 29 Epub 06/29/2020.

Factor Xa Inhibitor-Related Intracranial Hemorrhage: Results From a Multicenter, Observational Cohort Receiving Prothrombin Complex Concentrates.

Panos NG, Cook AM, John S, Jones GM,

Circulation.. 2020 May 26141 (21):1681-1689. Epub 04/08/2020.

Variability in Gastrostomy Tube Placement for Intracerebral Hemorrhage Patients at US Hospitals.

Hwang DY, George BP, Kelly AG, Schneider EB, Sheth KN, Holloway RG

Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association.. 2018 April 27 (4):978-987. Epub 12/06/2017.

For-Profit Hospital Status and Carotid Artery Stent Utilization in US Hospitals Performing Carotid Revascularization.

Chandler JV, George BP, Kelly AG, Holloway RG

Stroke.. 2017 November 48 (11):3161-3164. Epub 09/22/2017.

Distribution of Medical Education Debt by Specialty, 2010-2016.

Grischkan J, George BP, Chaiyachati K, Friedman AB, Dorsey ER, Asch DA

JAMA internal medicine.. 2017 October 1177 (10):1532-1535. Epub 1900 01 01.

Opinion and Special Articles: Loan forgiveness options for young neurologists: Current landscape and practice implications.

George BP, Dorsey ER, Grischkan JA

Neurology.. 2017 April 1188 (15):e153-e156. Epub 1900 01 01.

Timing of Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy for Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Observational Study From the US Nationwide Inpatient Sample.

George BP, Kelly AG, Albert GP, Hwang DY, Holloway RG

Stroke.. 2017 February 48 (2):420-427. Epub 12/13/2016.

Consequences of the Nationwide Inpatient Sample Redesign for Studies Examining Between-Hospital Practice Variation.

George BP, Schneider EB, Hwang DY

Critical care medicine.. 2016 December 44 (12):e1261. Epub 1900 01 01.

Forgiven but not Relieved: US Physician Workforce Consequences of Changes to Public Service Loan Forgiveness.

Friedman AB, Grischkan JA, Dorsey ER, George BP

Journal of general internal medicine.. 2016 October 31 (10):1237-41. Epub 06/13/2016.

Tackling causes and costs of ED presentation for American football injuries: a population-level study.

Smart BJ, Haring RS, Asemota AO, Scott JW, Canner JK, Nejim BJ, George BP, Alsulaim H, Kirsch TD, Schneider EB

The American journal of emergency medicine.. 2016 July 34 (7):1198-204. Epub 02/26/2016.

Neurologic care ... anytime?

Adams, J.L.; George, B.P.; Dorsey, E.R.

Neurology Clinical Practice. 2016; 6(6): 472-474.

United States trends in thrombolysis for older adults with acute ischemic stroke.

George BP, Asemota AO, Dorsey ER, Haider AH, Smart BJ, Urrutia VC, Schneider EB

Clinical neurology and neurosurgery.. 2015 December 139 :16-23. Epub 09/10/2015.

Traumatic brain injury in the elderly: morbidity and mortality trends and risk factors.

Haring RS, Narang K, Canner JK, Asemota AO, George BP, Selvarajah S, Haider AH, Schneider EB

The Journal of surgical research.. 2015 May 1195 (1):1-9. Epub 01/15/2015.

The anatomy of medical research: US and international comparisons.

Moses H, Matheson DH, Cairns-Smith S, George BP, Palisch C, Dorsey ER

JAMA.. 2015 January 13313 (2):174-89. Epub 1900 01 01.

Trends in incidence and severity of sports-related traumatic brain injury (TBI) in the emergency department, 2006-2011.

Haring RS, Canner JK, Asemota AO, George BP, Selvarajah S, Haider AH, Schneider EB

Brain injury. 2015 29 (7-8):989-92. Epub 05/12/2015.

Impact of alternative medical device approval processes on costs and health.

George BP, Venkataraman V, Dorsey ER, Johnston SC

Clinical and translational science.. 2014 October 7 (5):368-75. Epub 09/03/2014.

Current practices in feeding tube placement for US acute ischemic stroke inpatients.

George BP, Kelly AG, Schneider EB, Holloway RG

Neurology.. 2014 September 283 (10):874-82. Epub 08/06/2014.

Impact of 2011 resident duty hour requirements on neurology residency programs and departments.

George BP, Probasco JC, Dorsey ER, Venkatesan A

The Neurohospitalist.. 2014 July 4 (3):119-26. Epub 1900 01 01.

Neurohospitalists: perceived need and training requirements in academic neurology.

Probasco JC, George BP, Dorsey ER, Venkatesan A

The Neurohospitalist.. 2014 January 4 (1):9-17. Epub 1900 01 01.

Encephalitis hospitalization rates and inpatient mortality in the United States, 2000-2010.

George BP, Schneider EB, Venkatesan A

PloS one.. 2014 9 (9):e104169. Epub 09/05/2014.

Race and insurance disparities in discharge to rehabilitation for patients with traumatic brain injury.

Asemota AO, George BP, Cumpsty-Fowler CJ, Haider AH, Schneider EB

Journal of neurotrauma.. 2013 December 1530 (24):2057-65. Epub 11/06/2013.

The anatomy of health care in the United States.

Moses H, Matheson DH, Dorsey ER, George BP, Sadoff D, Yoshimura S

JAMA.. 2013 November 13310 (18):1947-63. Epub 1900 01 01.

The coming crisis: obtaining care for the growing burden of neurodegenerative conditions.

Dorsey ER, George BP, Leff B, Willis AW

Neurology.. 2013 May 2180 (21):1989-96. Epub 04/24/2013.

Randomized controlled clinical trial of "virtual house calls" for Parkinson disease.

Dorsey ER, Venkataraman V, Grana MJ, Bull MT, George BP, Boyd CM, Beck CA, Rajan B, Seidmann A, Biglan KM

JAMA neurology.. 2013 May 70 (5):565-70. Epub 1900 01 01.

Causes and trends in traumatic brain injury for United States adolescents.

Asemota AO, George BP, Bowman SM, Haider AH, Schneider EB

Journal of neurotrauma.. 2013 January 1530 (2):67-75. Epub 1900 01 01.

Telemedicine in Leading US Neurology Departments.

George BP, Scoglio NJ, Reminick JI, Rajan B, Beck CA, Seidmann A, Biglan KM, Dorsey ER

The Neurohospitalist.. 2012 October 2 (4):123-8. Epub 1900 01 01.

Finances of the publishers of the most highly cited US medical journals.

Dorsey ER, George BP, Dayoub EJ, Ravina BM

Journal of the Medical Library Association : JMLA.. 2011 July 99 (3):255-8. Epub 1900 01 01.

Increasing access to specialty care: a pilot, randomized controlled trial of telemedicine for Parkinson's disease.

Dorsey ER, Deuel LM, Voss TS, Finnigan K, George BP, Eason S, Miller D, Reminick JI, Appler A, Polanowicz J, Viti L, Smith S, Joseph A, Biglan KM

Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society.. 2010 August 1525 (11):1652-9. Epub 1900 01 01.

Funding of US biomedical research, 2003-2008.

Dorsey ER, de Roulet J, Thompson JP, Reminick JI, Thai A, White-Stellato Z, Beck CA, George BP, Moses H

JAMA.. 2010 January 13303 (2):137-43. Epub 1900 01 01.

Selegiline shortage: Causes and costs of a generic drug shortage.

Dorsey ER, Thompson JP, Dayoub EJ, George B, Saubermann LA, Holloway RG

Neurology.. 2009 July 2173 (3):213-7. Epub 1900 01 01.

Telemedicine for the care of nursing home residents with Parkinson's disease.

Biglan KM, Voss TS, Deuel LM, Miller D, Eason S, Fagnano M, George BP, Appler A, Polanowicz J, Viti L, Smith S, Joseph A, Dorsey ER

Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society.. 2009 May 1524 (7):1073-6. Epub 1900 01 01.

Trends in US Emergency Department Transfers for Acute Ischemic Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack, 2006-2014

George, B.P.; Doyle, S.J.; Albert, G.P.; Busza, A.; Holloway, R.G.; Sheth, K.N.; Kelly, A.G.

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