James M. Powers, M.D.

James M. Powers, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 626
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-3201
Fax: (585) 273-1027

Research Bio

Dr. Powers' research interests include adreno-leukodystrophy, diseases of myelin, dementia (especially Alzheimer's senile and pre-senile), and neuronal migration defects and peroxisomal diseases.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Commendation for Teaching, University of Rochester - Strong Memorial Hospital 2005
Saul Korey Lecturer, AANP, Cleveland, Ohio 2004
Eric A. Schenk Award for Excellence in Teaching, Department of Pathology - Strong Memorial Hospital 2004
Distinguished Alumnus, Manhattan College 2003
Commendation for Teaching, University of Rochester - Strong Memorial Hospital 2000
Commendation for Teaching, University of Rochester - Strong Memorial Hospital 1999
Nominee for Golden Apple Award, Medical University of South Carolina 1987 - 1988
Moore Award* (AANP) *Award for best clinico-pathologic paper presented at annual meeting of American Association of Neuropathologists 1981
Moore Award* (AANP) *Award for best clinico-pathologic paper presented at annual meeting of American Association of Neuropathologists 1977
Moore Award* (AANP) *Award for best clinico-pathologic paper presented at annual meeting of American Association of Neuropathologists 1976
Moore Award* (AANP) *Award for best clinico-pathologic paper presented at annual meeting of American Association of Neuropathologists 1975

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 9 available »

2009 Oct
Hu Y, Mahar TJ, Hicks DG, Raymond D, Jones C, Wandtke JC, Powers JM, Xu H. "Malignant solitary fibrous tumor: report of 3 cases with unusual features." Applied immunohistochemistry & molecular morphology : AIMM. 2009 Oct; 17(5):451-7.
2007 Jul
Ali ZS, Van Der Voorn JP, Powers JM. "A comparative morphologic analysis of adult onset leukodystrophy with neuroaxonal spheroids and pigmented glia--a role for oxidative damage." Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology. 2007 Jul; 66(7):660-72.
2006 Jun 15
Bagaeva LV, Rao P, Powers JM, Segal BM. "CXC chemokine ligand 13 plays a role in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis." The Journal of immunology : official journal of the American Association of Immunologists. 2006 Jun 15; 176(12):7676-85.
2005 Feb 15
Powers JM. "Demyelination in peroxisomal diseases." Journal of the neurological sciences. 2005 Feb 15; 228(2):206-7. Epub 2004 Dec 02.
2005 Jan
Powers JM. "Adreno-leukodystrophy: a personal historical note." Acta neuropathologica. 2005 Jan; 109(1):124-7. Epub 2005 Jan 13.

Current Appointments

Professor Emeritus - Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Neuropathology - American Board of Pathology
Anatomic Pathology - American Board of Pathology

Education

MD | Medicine | Medical Univ of South Carolina1969
BS | Biology | Manhattan College1965