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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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assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

  • Assistant Professor - Department of Neurology , Movement Disorders (SMD)
  • Assistant 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.



  • Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology


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

Adams JL, Dinesh K, Snyder CW, Xiong M, Tarolli CG, Sharma S, Dorsey ER, Sharma G. "A real-world study of wearable sensors in Parkinson's disease." NPJ Parkinson's disease.. 2021 Nov 29; 7(1):106. Epub 2021 Nov 29.

Rahman W, Lee S, Islam MS, Antony VN, Ratnu H, Ali MR, Mamun AA, Wagner E, Jensen-Roberts S, Waddell E, Myers T, Pawlik M, Soto J, Coffey M, Sarkar A, Schneider R, Tarolli C, Lizarraga K, Adams J, Little MA, Dorsey ER, Hoque E. "Detecting Parkinson Disease Using a Web-Based Speech Task: Observational Study." Journal of medical Internet research.. 2021 Oct 19; 23(10):e26305. Epub 2021 Oct 19.

Omberg L, Chaibub Neto E, Perumal TM, Pratap A, Tediarjo A, Adams J, Bloem BR, Bot BM, Elson M, Goldman SM, Kellen MR, Kieburtz K, Klein A, Little MA, Schneider R, Suver C, Tarolli C, Tanner CM, Trister AD, Wilbanks J, Dorsey ER, Mangravite LM. "Remote smartphone monitoring of Parkinson's disease and individual response to therapy." Nature biotechnology.. 2021 Aug 9; Epub 2021 Aug 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