E. Ray Dorsey, M.D., M.B.A.

E. Ray Dorsey, M.D., M.B.A.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box CU420694
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 341-7500
Fax: (585) 341-7510

Professional Bio

Dr. Ray Dorsey is David M. Levy Professor of Neurology and Director of the CHET at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Dr. Dorsey is helping investigate new treatments for movement disorders and improve the way care is delivered for individuals with Parkinson disease and other neurological disorders. Using simple web-based video conferencing, he and his colleagues are seeking to provide care to individuals with Parkinson and neurological diseases anywhere that they live.



Dr. Dorsey previously directed the movement disorders division and neurology telemedicine at Johns Hopkins and worked as a consultant for McKinsey & Company. He completed his undergraduate studies at Stanford University, medical school at the University of Pennsylvania, and business school at the Wharton School. Dr. Dorsey's research has been published in the leading medical, neurology, and economic journals and has been featured on National Public Radio, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal.

Research Bio

Dr. Ray Dorsey is David M. Levy Professor of Neurology and Director of the CHET at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Dr. Dorsey is helping investigate new treatments for movement disorders and improve the way care is delivered for individuals with Parkinson disease and other neurological disorders. Using simple web-based video conferencing, he and his colleagues are seeking to provide care to individuals with Parkinson and neurological diseases anywhere that they live.



Dr. Dorsey previously directed the movement disorders division and neurology telemedicine at Johns Hopkins and worked as a consultant for McKinsey & Company. He completed his undergraduate studies at Stanford University, medical school at the University of Pennsylvania, and business school at the Wharton School. Dr. Dorsey's research has been published in the leading medical, neurology, and economic journals and has been featured on National Public Radio, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal.

Awards & Honors (National)

White House "Champion of Change" for Parkinson's Disease 2015
Elected to American Neurological Association 2011
American Academy of Neurology's Jon Stolk Award in Movement Disorders for Young Investigators 2010
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Physician Faculty Scholar 2008

Awards & Honors (Local)

Health Care Achievement Award in Health Care Innovation | Rochester Business Journal 2016
George Engel/John Romano Dean's Teaching Fellow | University of Rochester 2007

Recent Journal Articles

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2016 Jul
Dorsey ER, Achey MA, Beck CA, Beran DB, Biglan KM, Boyd CM, Schmidt PN, Simone R, Willis AW, Galifianakis NB, Katz M, Tanner CM, Dodenhoff K, Ziman N, Aldred J, Carter J, Jimenez-Shahed J, Hunter C, Spindler M, Mari Z, Morgan JC, McLane D, Hickey P, Gauger L, Richard IH, Bull MT, Mejia NI, Bwala G, Nance M, Shih L, Anderson L, Singer C, Zadikoff C, Okon N, Feigin A, Ayan J, Vaughan C, Pahwa R, Cooper J, Webb S, Dhall R, Hassan A, Weis D, DeMello S, Riggare SS, Wicks P, Smith J, Keenan HT, Korn R, Schwarz H, Sharma S, Stevenson EA, Zhu W. "National Randomized Controlled Trial of Virtual House Calls for People with Parkinson's Disease: Interest and Barriers." Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association. 2016 Jul; 22(7):590-8. Epub 2016 Feb 17.
2016 Jun
Abdolahi A, Bull MT, Darwin KC, Venkataraman V, Grana MJ, Dorsey ER, Biglan KM. "A feasibility study of conducting the Montreal Cognitive Assessment remotely in individuals with movement disorders." Health informatics journal. 2016 Jun; 22(2):304-11. Epub 2014 Nov 11.
2016 Apr 29
Espay AJ, Bonato P, Nahab FB, Maetzler W, Dean JM, Klucken J, Eskofier BM, Merola A, Horak F, Lang AE, Reilmann R, Giuffrida J, Nieuwboer A, Horne M, Little MA, Litvan I, Simuni T, Dorsey ER, Burack MA, Kubota K, Kamondi A, Godinho C, Daneault JF, Mitsi G, Krinke L, Hausdorff JM, Bloem BR, Papapetropoulos S, . "Technology in Parkinson's disease: Challenges and opportunities." Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society. 2016 Apr 29; Epub 2016 Apr 29.
2016 Apr 26
Dorsey ER, Yvonne Chan YF, McConnell MV, Shaw SY, Trister AD, Friend SH. "The Use of Smartphones for Health Research." Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2016 Apr 26; Epub 2016 Apr 26.
2016 Apr 1
Dorsey ER, Ritzer G. "Applying the Principles of McDonaldization to Medicine-Reply." JAMA neurology. 2016 Apr 1; 73(4):479.

Current Appointments

Director - Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics - Primary Administrative
David M. Levy Professorship in Neurology - Department of Neurology (SMD)
Professor - Department of Neurology, Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Education

MD | Medicine | University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine1999
MBA | Health Care Management | The Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania1999
BS | Biological Science | Stanford University1994

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Neurology at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania07/01/2002 - 06/30/2005
Internship in Internal Medicine at Evanston Hospital07/01/2001 - 06/30/2002