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Jamie Lynn Adams, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

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Faculty Appointments

  • Associate Professor - Department of Neurology , Movement Disorders (SMD)
  • Associate Professor - Center for Health and Technology - Joint

Patient Care Setting



Professional Background

Dr. Adams graduated from Princeton University in 2006 and received her MD from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2011. She remained at the University of Rochester for her internship in medicine before going to the University of Pennsylvania, where she completed a residency in neurology in 2015. She returned to the University of Rochester for a movement disorders fellowship from 2015-2016. She joined the faculty in 2016 and specializes in the care of patients with movement disorders, including Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, essential tremor, and dystonia. Her research focuses on the use of technology, such as wearable sensors, smartphone applications, and telemedicine, in individuals with neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson disease and Huntington disease.



MD | University of Rochester

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2015 - 06/30/2016
Fellowship in Neurology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2012 - 06/30/2015
Residency in Neurology at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

06/25/2011 - 06/24/2012
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

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American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting Fellow Scholarship

Huntington Study Group New Member Scholarship

Distinction in Medical Humanities, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Cum Laude Graduate
Sponsor: Princeton University

Certificate in American Studies
Sponsor: Princeton University

Willard Thorp Thesis Prize
Sponsor: American Studies Program, Princeton University

Sponsor: Fairport High School
Location: Fairport, NY

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Journal Articles

Liu Y, Zhang G, Tarolli CG, Hristov R, Jensen-Roberts S, Waddell EM, Myers TL, Pawlik ME, Soto JM, Wilson RM, Yang Y, Nordahl T, Lizarraga KJ, Adams JL, Schneider RB, Kieburtz K, Ellis T, Dorsey ER, Katabi D. "Monitoring gait at home with radio waves in Parkinson's disease: A marker of severity, progression, and medication response." Science translational medicine.. 2022 Sep 21; 14(663):eadc9669. Epub 2022 Sep 21.

Roussos G, Herrero TR, Hill DL, Dowling AV, L T M Müller M, Evers LJW, Burton J, Derungs A, Fisher K, Kilambi KP, Mehrotra N, Bhatnagar R, Sardar S, Stephenson D, Adams JL, Ray Dorsey E, Cosman J. "Identifying and characterising sources of variability in digital outcome measures in Parkinson's disease." NPJ digital medicine.. 2022 Jul 15; 5(1):93. Epub 2022 Jul 15.

Hill DL, Stephenson D, Brayanov J, Claes K, Badawy R, Sardar S, Fisher K, Lee SJ, Bannon A, Roussos G, Kangarloo T, Terebaite V, Müller MLTM, Bhatnagar R, Adams JL, Dorsey ER, Cosman J. "Metadata Framework to Support Deployment of Digital Health Technologies in Clinical Trials in Parkinson's Disease." Sensors.. 2022 Mar 9; 22(6)Epub 2022 Mar 09.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Movement Disorders in Pregnancy
Book Title: Neurological Diseases and Pregnancy
Author List: Adams JL and Tarolli CG
Published By: Oxford University Press 2018